New Mexico contains 23 schools that offer tax accounting programs. New Mexico State University-Main Campus, the highest-ranking tax accounting school in NM, has a total student population of 18,526 and is the 396th highest ranked school in America.
Of the 23 tax accounting schools in New Mexico, only 2 have a student population over 10k. After taking into account tuition, living expenses, and financial aid, Santa Fe University of Art and Design comes out as the most expensive ($27,381/yr), with Navajo Technical College as the lowest recorded at only $2,488/yr.
Tax Accounting students from New Mexico 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 New Mexico alone, there are 290 employed tax preparers earning an average yearly salary of $28,890. Accountants and auditors in this state earn $60,380/yr and there are 5,700 employed.
Also, within the tax accounting schools in New Mexico, the average student population is 2,774 and average student-to-faculty ratio is 17 to 1. Aside from tax accounting, there are 1598 total degree (or certificate) programs in the state, with 1,262 people on average applying for a school. Undergraduate tuition costs are normally around $1,963, but can vary widely depending on the type of school.
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