Alabama contains 38 schools that offer tax programs. Auburn University Main Campus, the highest-ranking tax school in AL, has a total student population of 24,602 and is the 115th highest ranked school in America.
Of the 38 tax schools in Alabama, only 5 have a student population over 10k. After taking into account tuition, living expenses, and financial aid, Tuskegee University comes out as the most expensive ($25,035/yr), with Chattahoochee Valley Community College as the lowest recorded at only $1,438/yr.
Tax students from Alabama schools who go on to become tax preparers, accountants, tax accountants, tax specialists, etc. have a good chance at finding employment. For example, there are 61,130 people working as tax preparers alone in the US, and their average annual salary is $36,060. Also, Tax examiners, collectors, and revenue agents make on average $53,800 per year and there are about 69,500 of them employed in the US today. In fact, in the Alabama alone, there are 980 employed tax examiners, collectors, and revenue agents earning an average yearly salary of $53,050. Tax preparers in this state earn $27,810/yr and there are 710 employed.
Also, within the tax schools in Alabama, the average student population is 4,121 and average student-to-faculty ratio is 18 to 1. Aside from tax, there are 2845 total degree (or certificate) programs in the state, with 2,868 people on average applying for a school. Undergraduate tuition costs are normally around $3,989, but can vary widely depending on the type of school.
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