Kentucky contains 28 schools that offer tax programs. Berea College, the highest-ranking tax school in KY, has a total student population of 1,548 and is the 203rd highest ranked school in America.
Tax students from Kentucky 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 Kentucky alone, there are 2,160 employed tax examiners, collectors, and revenue agents earning an average yearly salary of $45,450. Tax preparers in this state earn $27,120/yr and there are 680 employed.
Also, within the tax schools in Kentucky, the average student population is 2,555 and average student-to-faculty ratio is 16 to 1. Aside from tax, there are 2859 total degree (or certificate) programs in the state, with 2,477 people on average applying for a school. Undergraduate tuition costs are normally around $4,117, but can vary widely depending on the type of school.
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