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Accounting Schools in Alabama

There are 26 Alabama schools offering accounting programs. In 2010, 1,254 students graduated from programs at Alabama accounting schools. 1,023 of all these students graduated with bachelors degrees and 185 of all these students graduated with masters degrees.

Overview

On average, 1,201 students graduate from accounting programs in this state per year. This accounts for 1% of accounting students who US schools graduate. Specifically, eight students graduated with certificates in accounting, 36 with an associate's level degree, 1,023 with a bachelor's level degree, 185 with a master's level degree, and two with a doctorate level degree.

26 accounting schools are located in this state. Of these, 12 schools are private, while 14 schools are public. While tuition at a private accounting school varies from $9,896 to $27,890, public accounting school tuition varies from $5,424 to $7,900.

Average tuition for programs in accounting is $10,455. The highest tuition for accounting programs, which is $27,890 each year, is at Birmingham Southern College, while the lowest tuition in Alabama, which is $5,424 per year, is at the University of North Alabama.

Schools in Alabama offer certificates, associates degrees, bachelors degrees, masters degrees, and doctoral degrees in accounting.

Accounting Program Completions in Alabama 2006 - 2010

On average, 1,201 students graduate from accounting programs in this state per year. This accounts for 1% of accounting students who US schools graduate. Specifically, eight students graduated with certificates in accounting, 36 with an associate's level degree, 1,023 with a bachelor's level degree, 185 with a master's level degree, and two with a doctorate level degree.

Accounting Program Completions in Alabama 2006 - 2010

  • Certificate 2006: 7
  • Certificate 2007: 8
  • Certificate 2008: 13
  • Certificate 2009: 11
  • Certificate 2010: 8
  • Associate 2006: 4
  • Associate 2007: 12
  • Associate 2008: 29
  • Associate 2009: 23
  • Associate 2010: 36
  • Bachelor 2006: 882
  • Bachelor 2007: 916
  • Bachelor 2008: 946
  • Bachelor 2009: 956
  • Bachelor 2010: 1023
  • Master 2006: 168
  • Master 2007: 178
  • Master 2008: 158
  • Master 2009: 170
  • Master 2010: 185
  • Doctorate 2006: 1
  • Doctorate 2007: 1
  • Doctorate 2008: 2
  • Doctorate 2009: 2
  • Doctorate 2010: 2

Accounting Program Availability in Alabama

Alabama schools offer a total of 42 programs in accounting. Of these programs, 64.3% are programs at the bachelor's level. The remaining programs are certificates and degrees at the masters level, the associates level, and the doctoral level.

Accounting Program Availability in Alabama

  • Certificate: 3
  • Associate: 3
  • Bachelor: 27
  • Master: 8
  • Doctorate: 1

Career Trends

Accountants — Salary by Percentile

Accountants — Salary by Percentile

Accountants — Salary by Percentile

  • 10th Percentile: 35920
  • 25th Percentile: 43700
  • Median: 55780
  • 75th Percentile: 72000
  • 90th Percentile: 91940

Career Trends

Accountants — Employment Trend

Accountants — Employment Trend

Accountants — Employment Trend

  • Median Salary 2006: 48510
  • Median Salary 2007: 50090
  • Median Salary 2008: 51560
  • Median Salary 2009: 53390
  • Median Salary 2010: 55780
  • Total Employed 2006: 12770
  • Total Employed 2007: 13320
  • Total Employed 2008: 13240
  • Total Employed 2009: 13260
  • Total Employed 2010: 13980

Alabama vs National Accounting Employment

Alabama vs National Accounting Employment

  • Employed in Alabama: 1.304% (13980)

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1. Judson College

302 Bibb St
Marion, AL 36756
(334) 683-5100

Founded in 1838, Judson College is a 4-year institution. Judson is in Marion, Alabama, where students can enjoy a rural setting. Students are offered 23 bachelors level degrees by it. In 2010, 322 students sought degrees from the 23 programs at this school. This school offers subjects including history and music. This school is accredited by the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools, Commission on Colleges. Judson is one of 10 liberal arts colleges in Alabama.

2. The University of Mobile

5735 College Parkway Drive
Mobile, AL 36613-2842
(251) 675-5990

The University of Mobile offers one accounting program and this school is in Mobile, Alabama, where students can enjoy a rural setting. 1,673 students pursue degrees in 41 University of Mobile programs, overall.

3. The University of Montevallo

Station 6001
Montevallo, AL 35115-6000
(205) 665-6155

The University of Montevallo offers one accounting program. Overall, 3,045 students seek degrees in 37 UM programs.

4. The University of West Alabama

Station One
Livingston, AL 35470
(205) 652-3400

The University of West Alabama is located in Livingston, Alabama, where students can enjoy a rural setting. and it offers one program in accounting. 5,094 students pursue degrees in 29 programs at this school, overall.

5. Athens State University

300 N Beaty St
Athens, AL 35611
(256) 233-8100

Athens State University offers one program in accounting. Athens State is one of 41 public post-secondary institutions in Alabama.

6. Strayer University - Alabama

3570 Grandview Pkwy Ste 200
Birmingham, AL 35243
(888) 378-7293

Strayer University-Alabama, which is 7.5 miles from the heart of downtown, is in Birmingham, AL. It offers four programs in accounting. Out of those, it offers students one accounting certificate, one associate's level degree in accounting, one accounting degree at the bachelor's level, and one accounting degree at the master's level. This school is a for-profit 4-year institution. In terms of programs, it is the largest institution in the state of Alabama offering accounting.

7. Auburn University at Montgomery

7440 East Drive
Montgomery, AL 36117-3596
(334) 244-3000

Auburn University at Montgomery is 7.2 miles from the heart of downtown and Auburn Montgomery offers one program in accounting. Overall, 5,817 students pursue degrees in 42 AUM programs. In terms of enrollment, Auburn Montgomery ranks tenth in the state of Alabama.

8. Birmingham Southern College

900 Arkadelphia Road
Birmingham, AL 35254
(205) 226-4600

Birmingham Southern College is near the center of the city and it offers one program in accounting. Overall, 1,542 students pursue degrees in 47 programs at Birmingham Southern.

9. Talladega College

627 W Battle St
Talladega, AL 35160
(256) 761-6100

Talladega College offers one program in accounting. Overall, 706 students pursue degrees in 23 programs at Talladega.

10. The University of Phoenix - Birmingham

100 Corporate Dr Ste 150
Birmingham, AL 35242-2982
(205) 421-1200

The University of Phoenix-Birmingham offers one program in accounting and Phoenix is 9.7 miles from the center of the city. This school is a for-profit 4-year institution.

11. Virginia College - Mobile

3725 Airport Blvd- Suite 165
Mobile, AL 36608
(251) 378-3052

Virginia College-Mobile is a for-profit 2-year institution, founded in 2001. This school, which is near the center of the city, is located in Mobile, AL. This small school is one of several campuses. This school offers subjects including surgical technology and design. This school offers nine certificates and 11 degrees at the associates level to students. In 2010, 725 students sought degrees from the 12 programs at this school. The Accrediting Council for Independent Colleges and Schools accredits this school.

12. Miles College

5500 Myron Massey Blvd
Fairfield, AL 35064-2621
(205) 929-1000x1645

Miles College offers one program in accounting and it is in the suburbs of Fairfield, Alabama. It is one of 10 liberal arts colleges in Alabama.

13. Chattahoochee Valley Community College

2602 College Drive
Phenix City, AL 36869
(334) 291-4900

Chattahoochee Valley Community College is a public 2-year institution, founded in 1973. It is in the suburbs of Phenix City, Alabama. This community college offers subjects such as music and forensic accounting. Students are offered nine certificates and 13 associates level degrees by this community college. 1,731 students pursued degrees from the 16 programs at this college in 2010. The Southern Association of Colleges and Schools, Commission on Colleges accredits this college. It is one of 23 community colleges in Alabama.

14. Herzing University - Birmingham

280 West Valley Ave
Birmingham, AL 35209
(205) 916-2800

Herzing University-Birmingham is located in the suburbs of Birmingham, Alabama and this school offers one accounting program. This school is a for-profit 4-year institution.

15. Huntingdon College

1500 East Fairview Avenue
Montgomery, AL 36106-2148
(334) 833-4222

Huntingdon College, which is near the heart of downtown, is located in Montgomery, AL and this school offers one accounting program. 1,107 students pursue degrees in 30 programs at this school, overall.

16. Troy University

University Avenue
Troy, AL 36082-0001
(334) 670-3100

Troy University offers one accounting program. 28,322 students seek degrees in 66 TROY programs, overall. This public school is the second biggest institution in the state of Alabama offering accounting.

17. The University of Alabama at Huntsville

301 Sparkman Dr
Huntsville, AL 35899
(256) 824-6120

The University of Alabama at Huntsville is near the heart of downtown. This university offers three accounting programs. More specifically, it offers one accounting certificate to students, one bachelor's level accounting degree, and one degree at the master's level in accounting. It is one of 7 research universities in Alabama. In terms of enrollment, this university ranks eighth in the state of Alabama.

18. Stamford University

800 Lakeshore Drive
Birmingham, AL 35229-2240
(205) 726-2011

Stamford University offers two accounting programs. Of those, students are offered one accounting degree at the bachelor's level by Samford and one master's level degree in accounting. It is in the suburbs of Birmingham, Alabama. Overall, 4,715 students seek degrees in 79 Samford programs. It is the third biggest institution in the state of Alabama offering accounting in terms of programs.

19. The University of North Alabama

One Harrison Plaza
Florence, AL 35632-0001
(256) 765-4100

The University of North Alabama, which is near the center of the city, is located in Florence, AL and it offers one program in accounting. Overall, 7,209 students pursue degrees in 47 UNA programs. It is the second oldest institution in the state of Alabama offering programs in accounting.

20. The University of South Alabama

307 N University Blvd
Mobile, AL 36688-0002
(251) 460-6101

The University of South Alabama, which is near the heart of downtown, is in Mobile, AL. It offers two accounting programs. More specifically, students are offered one accounting degree at the bachelor's level by it and one degree at the master's level in accounting. It is one of 4 institutions with a medical school in Alabama. It is the fifth largest institution in the state of Alabama offering accounting.

21. Alabama State University

915 S Jackson Street
Montgomery, AL 36101-0271
(334) 229-4400

Alabama State University offers two programs in accounting. Out of those, it offers one accounting degree at the bachelor's level to students and one master's level degree in accounting. It is in the center of Montgomery. ASU is one of 41 public post-secondary institutions in Alabama. In terms of programs, this school is the largest institution in the state of Alabama offering accounting.

22. Oakwood University

7000 Adventist Blvd NW
Huntsville, AL 35896
(256) 726-7000

Oakwood University, which is near the center of the city, is in Huntsville, AL. Oakwood offers two accounting programs. More specifically, this school offers students one associate's level degree in accounting and one bachelor's level degree in accounting. It is a historically black 4-year institution.

23. Tuskegee University

Kresge Center- 3rd Floor
Tuskegee, AL 36088-1920
(334) 727-8011

Tuskegee University offers one accounting program. This university is one of 4 institutions with a medical school in Alabama.

24. The University of Alabama at Birmingham

Administration Bldg Suite 1070
Birmingham, AL 35294-0110
(205) 934-4011

The University of Alabama at Birmingham offers two accounting programs. Of those, it offers students one bachelor's level accounting degree and one master's level degree in accounting. UAB is near the center of the city. Overall, 17,543 students seek degrees in 139 UAB programs. This university is the fourth oldest institution in the state of Alabama offering programs in accounting.

25. Auburn University

Auburn- Alabama
Auburn, AL 36849
(334) 844-4000

Auburn University is 0.5 miles from the heart of downtown. AU offers two accounting programs. More specifically, students are offered one bachelor's level accounting degree by it and one master's level degree in accounting. It is one of 4 institutions with a medical school in Alabama. It is the tenth oldest institution in the state of Alabama offering accounting programs.

26. Alabama A & M University

4900 Meridian St
Normal, AL 35762
(256) 372-5000

Alabama A & M University Is in the center of Normal and this university offers one program in accounting. Alabama A&M Is one of 7 research universities in Alabama. In terms of programs, it is the biggest institution in the state of Alabama offering accounting.

27. Faulkner University

5345 Atlanta Hwy
Montgomery, AL 36109-3378
(334) 272-5820

Faulkner University, which is 5.0 miles from the heart of downtown, is in Montgomery, AL and Faulkner offers one accounting program. Overall, 3,126 students seek degrees in 53 Faulkner programs. In terms of programs, it is the seventh biggest institution in the state of Alabama offering accounting.

28. Jacksonville State University

700 Pelham Road North
Jacksonville, AL 36265
(256) 782-5781

Jacksonville State University is located in the suburbs of Jacksonville, Alabama and it offers one program in accounting. Overall, 9,504 students pursue degrees in 72 programs at JSU. This public school is the tenth biggest institution in the state of Alabama offering accounting in terms of programs.

29. The University of Alabama

739 University Blvd
Tuscaloosa, AL 35487-0166
(205) 348-6010

The University of Alabama, which is near the heart of downtown, is located in Tuscaloosa, AL. UA offers three programs in accounting. More specifically, students are offered one bachelor's level degree in accounting by it, one master's level accounting degree, and one degree at the doctorate level in accounting. 30,127 students seek degrees in 188 Alabama programs, overall. In terms of enrollment, this university ranks first in the state of Alabama.

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