Minnesota contains 66 schools that offer tax programs. University of Minnesota-Twin Cities, the highest-ranking tax school in MN, has a total student population of 51,659 and is the 31st highest ranked school in America.
Of the 66 tax schools in Minnesota, only 5 have a student population over 10k. After taking into account tuition, living expenses, and financial aid, Academy College comes out as the most expensive ($27,263/yr), with Saint Cloud Technical College as the lowest recorded at only $7,116/yr.
Tax students from Minnesota 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 Minnesota alone, there are 1,210 employed tax examiners, collectors, and revenue agents earning an average yearly salary of $56,960. Tax preparers in this state earn $34,800/yr and there are 850 employed.
Also, within the tax schools in Minnesota, the average student population is 3,459 and average student-to-faculty ratio is 18 to 1. Aside from tax, there are 5327 total degree (or certificate) programs in the state, with 2,013 people on average applying for a school. Undergraduate tuition costs are normally around $6,006, but can vary widely depending on the type of school.
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