Arizona contains 30 schools that offer tax programs. Northern Arizona University, the highest-ranking tax school in AZ, has a total student population of 23,597 and is the 225th highest ranked school in America.
Of the 30 tax schools in Arizona, only 11 have a student population over 10k. After taking into account tuition, living expenses, and financial aid, Everest College-Mesa comes out as the most expensive ($25,179/yr), with Pima Community College as the lowest recorded at only $3,259/yr.
Tax students from Arizona 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 Arizona alone, there are 700 employed tax examiners, collectors, and revenue agents earning an average yearly salary of $52,690. Tax preparers in this state earn $36,830/yr and there are 880 employed.
Also, within the tax schools in Arizona, the average student population is 7,131 and average student-to-faculty ratio is 19 to 1. Aside from tax, there are 3266 total degree (or certificate) programs in the state, with 2,667 people on average applying for a school. Undergraduate tuition costs are normally around $2,108, but can vary widely depending on the type of school.
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