Maryland contains 30 schools that offer tax programs. Towson University, the highest-ranking tax school in MD, has a total student population of 21,177 and is the 141st highest ranked school in America.
Of the 30 tax schools in Maryland, only 7 have a student population over 10k. After taking into account tuition, living expenses, and financial aid, University of Phoenix-Maryland Campus comes out as the most expensive ($26,492/yr), with Prince George's Community College as the lowest recorded at only $3,203/yr.
Tax students from Maryland 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 Maryland alone, there are 660 employed tax examiners, collectors, and revenue agents earning an average yearly salary of $61,090. Tax preparers in this state earn $41,540/yr and there are 1,340 employed.
Also, within the tax schools in Maryland, the average student population is 3,835 and average student-to-faculty ratio is 17 to 1. Aside from tax, there are 2792 total degree (or certificate) programs in the state, with 3,442 people on average applying for a school. Undergraduate tuition costs are normally around $6,052, but can vary widely depending on the type of school.
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