Kansas contains 36 schools that offer tax programs. Southwestern College, the highest-ranking tax school in KS, has a total student population of 1,810 and is the 553rd highest ranked school in America.
Of the 36 tax schools in Kansas, only 4 have a student population over 10k. After taking into account tuition, living expenses, and financial aid, Wichita Area Technical College comes out as the most expensive ($22,197/yr), with Neosho County Community College as the lowest recorded at only $4,444/yr.
Tax students from Kansas 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 Kansas alone, there are 540 employed tax examiners, collectors, and revenue agents earning an average yearly salary of $43,560. Tax preparers in this state earn $29,980/yr and there are 670 employed.
Also, within the tax schools in Kansas, the average student population is 2,160 and average student-to-faculty ratio is 15 to 1. Aside from tax, there are 2989 total degree (or certificate) programs in the state, with 1,167 people on average applying for a school. Undergraduate tuition costs are normally around $3,054, but can vary widely depending on the type of school.
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