Washington contains 48 schools that offer tax accounting programs. University of Washington-Seattle Campus, the highest-ranking tax accounting school in WA, has a total student population of 45,943 and is the 26th highest ranked school in America.
Of the 48 tax accounting schools in Washington, only 7 have a student population over 10k. After taking into account tuition, living expenses, and financial aid, Seattle University comes out as the most expensive ($27,268/yr), with Bellevue College as the lowest recorded at only $4,749/yr.
Tax Accounting students from Washington 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 Washington alone, there are 770 employed tax preparers earning an average yearly salary of $30,370. Accountants and auditors in this state earn $65,210/yr and there are 21,750 employed.
Also, within the tax accounting schools in Washington, the average student population is 3,354 and average student-to-faculty ratio is 17 to 1. Aside from tax accounting, there are 3883 total degree (or certificate) programs in the state, with 2,017 people on average applying for a school. Undergraduate tuition costs are normally around $3,803, but can vary widely depending on the type of school.
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