North Carolina contains 96 schools that offer tax accounting programs. University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, the highest-ranking tax accounting school in NC, has a total student population of 28,916 and is the 20th highest ranked school in America.
Of the 96 tax accounting schools in North Carolina, only 7 have a student population over 10k. After taking into account tuition, living expenses, and financial aid, Brookstone College comes out as the most expensive ($34,289/yr), with Rowan-Cabarrus Community College as the lowest recorded at only $76/yr.
Tax Accounting students from North Carolina 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 North Carolina alone, there are 1,180 employed tax preparers earning an average yearly salary of $28,650. Accountants and auditors in this state earn $63,750/yr and there are 26,260 employed.
Also, within the tax accounting schools in North Carolina, the average student population is 3,455 and average student-to-faculty ratio is 15 to 1. Aside from tax accounting, there are 6640 total degree (or certificate) programs in the state, with 3,218 people on average applying for a school. Undergraduate tuition costs are normally around $2,155, but can vary widely depending on the type of school.
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