Georgia contains 67 schools that offer tax accounting programs. Georgia State University, the highest-ranking tax accounting school in GA, has a total student population of 30,427 and is the 210th highest ranked school in America.
Of the 67 tax accounting schools in Georgia, only 6 have a student population over 10k. After taking into account tuition, living expenses, and financial aid, Herzing University comes out as the most expensive ($23,687/yr), with Middle Georgia Technical College as the lowest recorded at only $2,582/yr.
Tax Accounting students from Georgia 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 Georgia alone, there are 3,020 employed tax preparers earning an average yearly salary of $39,100. Accountants and auditors in this state earn $69,890/yr and there are 29,500 employed.
Also, within the tax accounting schools in Georgia, the average student population is 2,956 and average student-to-faculty ratio is 19 to 1. Aside from tax accounting, there are 5022 total degree (or certificate) programs in the state, with 3,167 people on average applying for a school. Undergraduate tuition costs are normally around $3,057, but can vary widely depending on the type of school.
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