Alabama contains 38 schools that offer tax accounting programs. Auburn University Main Campus, the highest-ranking tax accounting school in AL, has a total student population of 24,602 and is the 115th highest ranked school in America.
Of the 38 tax accounting schools in Alabama, only 5 have a student population over 10k. After taking into account tuition, living expenses, and financial aid, Tuskegee University comes out as the most expensive ($25,035/yr), with Chattahoochee Valley Community College as the lowest recorded at only $1,438/yr.
Tax Accounting students from Alabama schools who go on to become tax accountants, accountants, forensic accountants, tax preparers, etc. have a good chance at finding employment. For example, there are 1,106,980 people working as accountants and auditors alone in the US, and their average annual salary is $67,430. Also, Tax preparers make on average $36,060 per year and there are about 61,130 of them employed in the US today. In fact, in the Alabama alone, there are 710 employed tax preparers earning an average yearly salary of $27,810. Accountants and auditors in this state earn $58,870/yr and there are 13,260 employed.
Also, within the tax accounting schools in Alabama, the average student population is 4,121 and average student-to-faculty ratio is 18 to 1. Aside from tax accounting, there are 2845 total degree (or certificate) programs in the state, with 2,868 people on average applying for a school. Undergraduate tuition costs are normally around $3,989, but can vary widely depending on the type of school.
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