Cleveland, OH (population: 424,526) has seven tax accounting schools within its city limits. Case Western Reserve University, the highest ranked school in the city with a tax accounting program, has a total student population of 9,738. It is the 87th highest ranked school in the USA and the 3rd highest in the state of Ohio (#1 is Ohio State University-Main Campus). To learn more about tax accounting programs in Cleveland, ratemyprofessors.com has reviews of tax accounting professors at Case Western Reserve University such as Frank Badua, Leonid Blazey, John Bonfiglio, Karen Braun, Timothy Fogarty, and Larry Parker.
Tax Accounting students from Cleveland 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 Cleveland-Elyria-Mentor area alone, there are 390 employed tax preparers earning an average salary of $35,590. Accountants and auditors in this area earn $65,350/yr and there are 8,960 employed.
Cleveland lies in Cuyahoga county, which is one of the 36 counties in Ohio. Overall, the Cleveland-Elyria-Mentor area has 1,003,270 total employed workers according to the US Bureau of Labor Statistics, with a 1.0% unemployment rate, $20.16/hr average worker wage, and a $41,930 average annual salary. Thus, about 8.929 out of every 1000 jobs in Cleveland are held by accountants and auditors, and 0.391/1000 are held by tax preparers.
Of the 7 tax accounting schools in Cleveland, only 2 have a student population over 10k. After taking into account tuition, living expenses, and financial aid, Case Western Reserve University comes out as the most expensive ($26,055/yr) for tax accounting students, with Cuyahoga Community College District as the lowest, reported at only $5,343/yr.
|Name||State||Population||# of Schools||Avg School Rank||Total Programs||Distance from Cleveland|
|Cleveland Heights||OH||44,848||1||34.6777||3||6.6 miles|
|Warrensville Heights||OH||-||1||16.9884||13||8.6 miles|
|Highland Heights||OH||-||2||31.299||116||11.6 miles|
|North Olmsted||OH||-||1||26.1035||13||13.4 miles|
|Cuyahoga Falls||OH||51,250||1||27.2194||16||23.0 miles|
|North Canton||OH||-||2||20.0373||113||44.2 miles|
|New Philadelphia||OH||-||2||20.6614||41||69.6 miles|
|New Wilmington||PA||-||1||66.0236||69||74.2 miles|
|Saint Clair Shores||MI||59,971||1||11.5792||3||93.5 miles|
|Clinton Township||MI||-||2||7.68254||63||99.6 miles|