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Accounting Schools in Arizona

There are 20 Arizona schools offering accounting programs. In 2010, 5,897 students graduated from programs at Arizona accounting schools. 4,144 of all these students graduated with bachelors degrees and 1,530 students graduated with masters degrees.

Overview

On average, 5,166 students graduate from accounting programs in this state each year. This accounts for 8% of accounting students who schools in the United States graduate. Specifically, 115 students graduated with certificates in accounting, 108 with a degree at the associate's level, 4,144 with a bachelor's level degree, and 1,530 with a master's level degree.

20 accounting schools are in this state. And of these, seven schools are private, while 13 schools are public. Public accounting school tuition varies from $7,672 to $8,237, while private accounting school tuition varies from $10,440 to $15,024.

Average tuition for accounting programs is $9,180. The highest tuition for accounting programs, which is $15,024 each year, is at Everest College-Mesa, while the lowest tuition in Arizona, which is $7,672 per year, is at Northern Arizona University.

Schools in this mountain state offer certificates, associates degrees, bachelors degrees, and masters degrees in accounting.

Accounting Program Completions in Arizona 2006 - 2010

On average, 5,166 students graduate from accounting programs in this state each year. This accounts for 8% of accounting students who schools in the United States graduate. Specifically, 115 students graduated with certificates in accounting, 108 with a degree at the associate's level, 4,144 with a bachelor's level degree, and 1,530 with a master's level degree.

Accounting Program Completions in Arizona 2006 - 2010

  • Certificate 2006: 58
  • Certificate 2007: 64
  • Certificate 2008: 73
  • Certificate 2009: 97
  • Certificate 2010: 115
  • Associate 2006: 74
  • Associate 2007: 538
  • Associate 2008: 1791
  • Associate 2009: 2413
  • Associate 2010: 108
  • Bachelor 2006: 1482
  • Bachelor 2007: 1824
  • Bachelor 2008: 1986
  • Bachelor 2009: 1969
  • Bachelor 2010: 4144
  • Master 2006: 811
  • Master 2007: 787
  • Master 2008: 585
  • Master 2009: 663
  • Master 2010: 1530

Accounting Program Availability in Arizona

Arizona schools offer a total of 42 programs in accounting. Of these programs, around 35.7% are associate's level programs. The remaining programs are certificates and degrees at the bachelors level and the masters level.

Accounting Program Availability in Arizona

  • Certificate: 8
  • Associate: 15
  • Bachelor: 10
  • Master: 9

Career Trends

Accountants — Salary by Percentile

Accountants — Salary by Percentile

Accountants — Salary by Percentile

  • 10th Percentile: 34810
  • 25th Percentile: 42070
  • Median: 54800
  • 75th Percentile: 71820
  • 90th Percentile: 91960

Career Trends

Accountants — Employment Trend

Accountants — Employment Trend

Accountants — Employment Trend

  • Median Salary 2006: 48370
  • Median Salary 2007: 50090
  • Median Salary 2008: 51220
  • Median Salary 2009: 52740
  • Median Salary 2010: 54800
  • Total Employed 2006: 20610
  • Total Employed 2007: 20990
  • Total Employed 2008: 22950
  • Total Employed 2009: 23110
  • Total Employed 2010: 21230

Arizona vs National Accounting Employment

Arizona vs National Accounting Employment

  • Employed in Arizona: 1.980% (21230)

Accounting Schools in Arizona

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1. Everest College - Mesa

5416 East Baseline Ste. 200
Mesa, AZ 85206
(480) 830-5151

Everest College-Mesa offers one program in accounting and it is located in the suburbs of Mesa, Arizona. 527 students seek degrees in six programs at this very small school, overall.

2. Brookline College - Phoenix

2445 W. Dunlap Ave.
Phoenix, AZ 85021
(602) 242-6265

Brookline College-Phoenix is 8.5 miles from the heart of downtown and BC offers one program in accounting. Overall, 1,636 students pursue degrees in 17 BC programs.

3. Yavapai College

1100 E Sheldon St
Prescott, AZ 86301
(928) 445-7300

Yavapai College offers two programs in accounting. More specifically, it offers students one certificate in accounting and one associate's level accounting degree. This college, which is near the center of the city, is located in Prescott, AZ. It is a public 2-year institution.

4. Everest College - Phoenix

10400 N. 25th Avenue- Suite 190
Phoenix, AZ 85021-1641
(602) 942-4141

Everest College-Phoenix is near the center of the city and this school offers one program in accounting. This school is a for-profit 4-year institution. It is the sixth biggest institution in the state of Arizona offering accounting in terms of programs.

5. DeVry University - Arizona

2149 W Dunlap Ave
Phoenix, AZ 85021-2995
(602) 870-9222

DeVry University-Arizona offers one accounting program and this school, which is 8.4 miles from the center of the city, is located in Phoenix, AZ. DeVry is the ninth oldest institution in the state of Arizona offering accounting programs.

6. South Mountain Community College

7050 S 24th St
Phoenix, AZ 85042
(602) 243-8135

South Mountain Community College is a public 2-year institution, founded in 1978. This college, which is near the center of the city, is in Phoenix, AZ. It offers subjects such as information systems and game design. This college offers 24 certificates and 28 associates level degrees to students. 6,354 students pursued degrees from the 36 programs at this medium-sized college in 2010. It is accredited by the North Central Association of Colleges and Schools, The Higher Learning Commission. It is one of 17 community colleges in Arizona.

7. The University of Phoenix - Southern Arizona

300 S. Craycroft Road
Tucson, AZ 85711-4574
(520) 881-6512

The University of Phoenix-Southern Arizona offers two accounting programs. Out of those, UOPX offers students one bachelor's level degree in accounting and one degree at the master's level in accounting. This small school, which is 3.0 miles from the heart of downtown, is in Tucson, AZ. 2,275 students seek degrees in 42 University of Phoenix-Southern Arizona programs, overall.

8. Ottawa University - Phoenix

10020 North 25th Avenue
Phoenix, AZ 85021
(602) 371-1188

Ottawa University-Phoenix is 9.2 miles from the heart of downtown and Ottawa offers one accounting program. Overall, 1,054 students pursue degrees in 56 OU programs. OU is the fifth biggest institution in the state of Arizona offering accounting in terms of programs.

9. Rio Salado College

2323 W 14th St
Tempe, AZ 85281
(480) 517-8000

Founded in 1978, Rio Salado College is a public 2-year institution. This college, which is very close to Tempe, Arizona, is in a rural area. This community college is the ninth largest institution in the state of Arizona. This college offers 45 certificates and 36 associates level degrees to students. In 2010, 25,266 students pursued degrees from the 63 programs at this community college. This college offers subjects such as law and science. It is accredited by the North Central Association of Colleges and Schools, The Higher Learning Commission. This college is one of 17 community colleges in Arizona.

10. Pima Community College

401 North Bonita Avenue
Tucson, AZ 85709-5000
(520) 206-4500

Pima Community College, which is near the center of the city, is in Tucson, AZ. This college offers two programs in accounting. Out of those, it offers one accounting certificate to students and one accounting degree at the associate's level. This college is a public 2-year institution. This community college is the sixth oldest institution in the state of Arizona offering accounting programs.

11. The University of Phoenix - Phoenix-Hohokam

4635 E Elwood St
Phoenix, AZ 85040-1958
(480) 557-2000

The University of Phoenix-Phoenix-Hohokam, which is just a few miles from Phoenix, is in a rural setting. This school offers three programs in accounting. More specifically, students are offered two degrees at the bachelor's level in accounting by this medium-sized school and one accounting degree at the master's level. Overall, 6,010 students seek degrees in 55 University of Phoenix-Phoenix-Hohokam programs. It is the seventh largest institution in the state of Arizona offering accounting.

12. Mohave Community College

1971 Jagerson Ave
Kingman, AZ 86409-1238
(928) 757-4331

Mohave Community College offers two programs in accounting. Specifically, it offers one certificate in accounting to students and one associate's level degree in accounting. This community college is in Kingman, Arizona, where students can enjoy a rural setting. Overall, 6,686 students pursue degrees in 106 Mohave Community College programs. This college is the third largest institution in the state of Arizona offering accounting in terms of programs.

13. Northern Arizona University

Knoles Drive- Babbitt Administrative Center
Flagstaff, AZ 86011-4132
(928) 523-9011

Northern Arizona University, which is 1.1 miles from the center of the city, is in Flagstaff, AZ. It offers two programs in accounting. Of those, this university offers students one certificate in accounting and one degree at the bachelor's level in accounting. NAU is a public, 4-year, research institution. It is the fourth oldest institution in the state of Arizona offering accounting programs.

14. Arizona Western College

2020 S. Avenue 8E
Yuma, AZ 85365-8834
(928) 317-6000

Arizona Western College is located near Yuma, AZ. It offers two accounting programs. More specifically, this school offers students one accounting certificate and one accounting degree at the associate's level. This school is one of 27 public post-secondary institutions in Arizona. This school is the fourth oldest institution in the state of Arizona offering accounting programs.

15. Glendale Community College

6000 W Olive Ave
Glendale, AZ 85302
(623) 845-3000

Glendale Community College offers one accounting program and this college is 2.0 miles from the center of the city. This community college is one of 17 community colleges in Arizona. This big college is the second oldest institution in the state of Arizona offering accounting programs.

16. The University of Arizona

1401 E University
Tucson, AZ 85721-0066
(520) 621-2211

The University of Arizona offers two accounting programs. Specifically, the UA offers students one degree at the bachelor's level in accounting and one master's level accounting degree. The U of A, which is 1.6 miles from the center of the city, is in Tucson, AZ. This research university is one of 2 institutions with a medical school in Arizona. The UA is the fourth biggest institution in the state of Arizona offering accounting in terms of programs.

17. Prescott College

220 Grove Ave
Prescott, AZ 86301
(877) 350-2100

Prescott College is a 4-year institution, founded in 1966. This school, which is near the center of the city, is located in Prescott, AZ. It offers subjects including early childhood education and health science. This liberal arts college offers 29 certificates, 152 bachelors level degrees, 97 masters level degrees, and one doctoral level degree to students. 1,132 students pursued degrees from the 188 programs at this school in 2010. The North Central Association of Colleges and Schools, The Higher Learning Commission accredits this school. It is the only liberal arts college in Arizona.

18. Mesa Community College

1833 W Southern Ave
Mesa, AZ 85202
(480) 461-7000

Mesa Community College is 2.8 miles from the center of the city and this college offers one accounting program. This college is a public 2-year institution. This college is the fourth oldest institution in the state of Arizona offering programs in accounting.

19. Northland Pioneer College

2251 E. Navajo Blvd.
Holbrook, AZ 86025-0610
(928) 524-7600

Northland Pioneer College is located in Holbrook, Arizona, where students can enjoy a rural setting. This college offers two accounting programs. More specifically, this college offers one certificate in accounting to students and one accounting degree at the associate's level. It is one of 17 community colleges in Arizona. In terms of programs, it is the fourth biggest institution in the state of Arizona offering accounting.

20. Paradise Valley Community College

18401 N 32nd St
Phoenix, AZ 85032
(602) 787-6500

Founded in 1985, Paradise Valley Community College is a public 2-year institution. This college is located near Phoenix, AZ. Students are offered 29 certificates and 31 degrees at the associates level by it. 10,282 students pursued degrees from the 44 programs at this big college in 2010. This college offers subjects such as early childhood education and web design. This community college is accredited by the North Central Association of Colleges and Schools, The Higher Learning Commission. This community college is one of 17 community colleges in Arizona.

21. Estrella Mountain Community College

3000 N Dysart Rd
Avondale, AZ 85323-1000
(623) 935-8000

Estrella Mountain Community College is in the suburbs of Avondale, Arizona and this college offers one program in accounting. It is one of 17 community colleges in Arizona. In terms of programs, this community college is the fourth biggest institution in the state of Arizona offering accounting.

22. Chandler/Gilbert Community College

2626 E Pecos Rd
Chandler, AZ 85225-2499
(480) 732-7000

Chandler/Gilbert Community College is in the suburbs of Chandler, Arizona and it offers one program in accounting. It is one of 17 community colleges in Arizona.

23. Phoenix College

1202 W Thomas Rd
Phoenix, AZ 85013
(602) 264-2492

Phoenix College is 2.4 miles from the heart of downtown and it offers one program in accounting. This college is a public 2-year institution. It is the fifth largest institution in the state of Arizona offering accounting.

24. GateWay Community College

108 N. 40th Street
Phoenix, AZ 85034
(602) 392-5000

GateWay Community College offers two accounting programs. Specifically, students are offered one certificate in accounting by this college and one degree at the associate's level in accounting. This college, which is near the heart of downtown, is located in Phoenix, AZ. This college is one of 17 community colleges in Arizona.

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