Rhode Island contains seven schools that offer tax programs. Providence College, the highest-ranking tax school in RI, has a total student population of 4,900 and is the 119th highest ranked school in America.
Of the 7 tax schools in Rhode Island, only 2 have a student population over 10k. After taking into account tuition, living expenses, and financial aid, Roger Williams University comes out as the most expensive ($31,184/yr), with Community College of Rhode Island as the lowest recorded at only $3,892/yr.
Tax students from Rhode Island 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 Rhode Island alone, there are 320 employed tax examiners, collectors, and revenue agents earning an average yearly salary of $61,610. Tax preparers in this state earn $34,720/yr and there are 480 employed.
Also, within the tax schools in Rhode Island, the average student population is 3,268 and average student-to-faculty ratio is 15 to 1. Aside from tax, there are 763 total degree (or certificate) programs in the state, with 7,540 people on average applying for a school. Undergraduate tuition costs are normally around $4,892, but can vary widely depending on the type of school.
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