There are schools offering accounting degrees in Kansas!
Schools Offering Accounting Programs in Kansas
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The top-ranked school in Kansas with a accounting program is Southwestern College, which is located in Winfield. In 2010, it was ranked 46th nationwide. 10 students graduated with a degree in accounting from Southwestern College in 2010. Students at Southwestern College paid $20,656 per year in tuition fees.
Newman University, which is located in Wichita, is the second-ranked school in Kansas that has a accounting program. It received a ranking of 47th in the country in 2010. 7 students graduated with degree in accounting from Newman University in 2010. Tuition at Newman University was $20,712 per year.
Ottawa University, which is located in Ottawa, is the third-ranked school in Kansas that has a accounting program. It received a ranking of 55th in the country in 2010. In 2010, Ottawa University graduated 4 students from its accounting programs. Ottawa University charged in-state students $20,400 in tuition fees per year.
If you are hoping to attend one of Kansas' accounting schools, you can expect to pay an average tuition of $9,238 per year, though tuition can range from $22,280 per year to $1,980 per year. The highest tuition rates in 2010 at Kansas accounting schools were charged at the following schools:
- Baker University - located in Baldwin City, students are charged $22,280 per year
- Newman University - located in Wichita, students are charged $20,712 per year
- Southwestern College - located in Winfield, students are charged $20,656 per year
The lowest tuition rates at Kansas accounting schools were charged at the following schools:
- Kansas City Kansas Community College - located in Kansas City, students are charged $1,980 per year
- Allen County Community College - located in Iola, students are charged $2,080 per year
- Independence Community College - located in Independence, students are charged $2,080 per year
An accounting degree from a Kansas school... what next?
The highest percentage of accounting graduates in Kansas pursue careers as an accountant. In 2010, there were 10,580 accountants working in Kansas. The largest populations of Kansas accountants are working in the following counties:
- Allen County - 2,430 accountants
- Butler County - 2,120 accountants
- Jackson County - 1,190 accountants
The government projects that by 2018, the number of accountants in the state of Kansas will grow to 14,550. This would require a 21% growth in the profession.
On average, an accountant earns a salary of $57,680 per year in Kansas state. However, this number is only an average. accountants in Kansas had varying salaries from $29,170 to $90,070 per year in 2010. On average an accountant earns the most in the following Kansas counties:
- Butler County - $59,550 per year
- Douglas County - $56,390 per year
- Geary County - $55,950 per year
The Kansas counties with the lowest average salary for accountants are:
- Allen County - $51,860 per year
- Jackson County - $53,490 per year
- Geary County - $55,950 per year
The charts and graphs below have additional Kansas statistics regarding a career in accounting. Take a look and compare salaries with various related fields such as forensic accounting or business administration.
Here are the different levels of study available for you to explore.
- Associate's Degree in Accounting in Kansas
- Bachelor's Degree in Accounting in Kansas
- Master's Degree in Accounting in Kansas
- Certificate in Accounting in Kansas
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|Distance||School||City||State||Rating||Acceptance Rate||Student Population|
|6,508 miles from location||University of Kansas||Lawrence||KS||37.0315||45%||29,242|
|6,577 miles from location||Kansas State University||Manhattan||KS||38.7523||72%||23,581|
|6,479 miles from location||Johnson County Community College||Shawnee Mission||KS||13.3341||n/a||20,385|
|6,624 miles from location||Wichita State University||Wichita||KS||28.1041||53%||14,601|
|6,727 miles from location||Fort Hays State University||Hays||KS||28.9875||40%||11,308|
|6,601 miles from location||Butler Community College||El Dorado||KS||18.2174||n/a||9,229|
|6,483 miles from location||Pittsburg State University||Pittsburg||KS||30.5057||55%||7,277|
|6,480 miles from location||Kansas City Kansas Community College||Kansas City||KS||13.5424||n/a||7,137|
|6,531 miles from location||Washburn University||Topeka||KS||26.668||52%||6,652|
|6,559 miles from location||Emporia State University||Emporia||KS||26.6851||61%||6,314|
|6,656 miles from location||Hutchinson Community College||Hutchinson||KS||20.5369||n/a||5,453|
|6,697 miles from location||Barton County Community College||Great Bend||KS||20.0068||n/a||4,237|
|6,613 miles from location||Cowley County Community College||Arkansas City||KS||16.4747||n/a||4,003|
|6,505 miles from location||Baker University||Baldwin City||KS||26.5047||36%||3,853|
|6,505 miles from location||Highland Community College||Highland||KS||18.3845||n/a||3,698|
|6,519 miles from location||Allen County Community College||Iola||KS||14.0674||n/a||3,124|
|6,628 miles from location||Friends University||Wichita||KS||20.8027||51%||2,853|
|6,628 miles from location||Newman University||Wichita||KS||53.2302||19%||2,557|
|6,524 miles from location||Neosho County Community College||Chanute||KS||11.2234||n/a||2,275|
|6,625 miles from location||Wichita Area Technical College||Wichita||KS||24.4302||n/a||2,116|
|6,497 miles from location||Benedictine College||Atchison||KS||25.317||29%||1,877|
|6,826 miles from location||Seward County Community College and Area Technical School||Liberal||KS||22.2726||n/a||1,850|
|6,609 miles from location||Southwestern College||Winfield||KS||53.8865||45%||1,810|
|6,482 miles from location||MidAmerica Nazarene University||Olathe||KS||28.6396||54%||1,778|
|6,514 miles from location||Labette Community College||Parsons||KS||16.7815||n/a||1,756|
|6,772 miles from location||Dodge City Community College||Dodge City||KS||17.8849||n/a||1,706|
|6,815 miles from location||Colby Community College||Colby||KS||25.8317||n/a||1,565|
|6,474 miles from location||Wright Career College||Shawnee Mission||KS||27.9023||n/a||1,336|
|6,540 miles from location||Independence Community College||Independence||KS||19.9226||n/a||1,177|
|6,488 miles from location||University of Saint Mary||Leavenworth||KS||19.5506||32%||1,072|
|6,635 miles from location||Kansas Wesleyan University||Salina||KS||19.7085||44%||852|
|6,615 miles from location||Tabor College||Hillsboro||KS||29.0516||44%||640|
|6,639 miles from location||Bethany College||Lindsborg||KS||18.8974||37%||592|
|6,509 miles from location||Ottawa University||Ottawa||KS||45.4994||15%||525|
|6,479 miles from location||Brown Mackie College-Kansas City||Shawnee Mission||KS||8.62909||n/a||515|
|6,478 miles from location||National American University-Overland Park||Shawnee Mission||KS||12.0458||n/a||480|
|6,635 miles from location||Brown Mackie College-Salina||Salina||KS||13.7926||n/a||466|
|6,474 miles from location||Ottawa University-Kansas City||Shawnee Mission||KS||1.67202||n/a||409|
|6,621 miles from location||National American University-Wichita||Wichita||KS||0.826993||n/a||276|
|6,620 miles from location||University of Phoenix-Wichita Campus||Wichita||KS||6.03549||n/a||61|
Curious what studying Accounting gets you?
Check out the different options and how they're looking in Kansas
|Rank||Profession||Employment Number||Avg Salary||Job Growth (past 5 yrs)|
|Bookkeeping, Accounting, and Auditing Clerks +||19,650||$31,210||-10.8%|
|Accountants and Auditors +||10,580||$57,680||9.9%|
|Billing and Posting Clerks +||5,290||$30,190||-3.3%|
|Payroll and Timekeeping Clerks +||2,380||$32,900||12.3%|
|Budget Analysts +||650||$61,250||71.1%|
|Tax Preparers +||530||$33,850||20.5%|
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