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Accounting Schools in Louisiana

There are 24 schools in the state of Louisiana offering accounting programs. In 2010, 945 students graduated with degrees from Louisiana accounting schools. 769 of all these students graduated with bachelors degrees and 146 of all these students graduated with masters degrees.

Overview

950 students graduate from accounting programs in Louisiana, on average, every year. This accounts for 1% of accounting students who US schools graduate. More specifically, 16 students graduated with certificates in accounting, 13 with an associate's level degree, 769 with a degree at the bachelor's level, 146 with a master's level degree, and one with a degree at the doctorate level.

24 accounting schools are located in this Gulf Coast state. And of these, 11 schools are private, while 13 schools are public. Tuition at a private accounting school varies from $8,139 to $41,884, while tuition at a public accounting school varies from $3,360 to $5,764.

Average tuition for accounting programs is $10,732. While the highest tuition for accounting programs, which is $41,884 every year, is at the Tulane University of Louisiana, the lowest tuition in this state, which is $3,360 every year, is at Southern University at New Orleans.

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

Accounting Program Completions in Louisiana 2006 - 2010

950 students graduate from accounting programs in Louisiana, on average, every year. This accounts for 1% of accounting students who US schools graduate. More specifically, 16 students graduated with certificates in accounting, 13 with an associate's level degree, 769 with a degree at the bachelor's level, 146 with a master's level degree, and one with a degree at the doctorate level.

Accounting Program Completions in Louisiana 2006 - 2010

  • Certificate 2006: 48
  • Certificate 2007: 45
  • Certificate 2008: 37
  • Certificate 2009: 23
  • Certificate 2010: 16
  • Associate 2006: 7
  • Associate 2007: 0
  • Associate 2008: 4
  • Associate 2009: 9
  • Associate 2010: 13
  • Bachelor 2006: 788
  • Bachelor 2007: 790
  • Bachelor 2008: 787
  • Bachelor 2009: 764
  • Bachelor 2010: 769
  • Master 2006: 99
  • Master 2007: 140
  • Master 2008: 126
  • Master 2009: 139
  • Master 2010: 146
  • Doctorate 2006: 1
  • Doctorate 2007: 1
  • Doctorate 2008: 2
  • Doctorate 2009: 0
  • Doctorate 2010: 1

Accounting Program Availability in Louisiana

Schools in this state offer a total of 33 accounting programs. Of these programs, about 63.6% 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 Louisiana

  • Certificate: 4
  • Associate: 2
  • Bachelor: 21
  • Master: 5
  • Doctorate: 1

Career Trends

Accountants — Salary by Percentile

Accountants — Salary by Percentile

Accountants — Salary by Percentile

  • 10th Percentile: 35050
  • 25th Percentile: 42540
  • Median: 53100
  • 75th Percentile: 66640
  • 90th Percentile: 85020

Career Trends

Accountants — Employment Trend

Accountants — Employment Trend

Accountants — Employment Trend

  • Median Salary 2006: 45550
  • Median Salary 2007: 47960
  • Median Salary 2008: 49760
  • Median Salary 2009: 50640
  • Median Salary 2010: 53100
  • Total Employed 2006: 11670
  • Total Employed 2007: 11070
  • Total Employed 2008: 11360
  • Total Employed 2009: 11290
  • Total Employed 2010: 11710

Louisiana vs National Accounting Employment

Louisiana vs National Accounting Employment

  • Employed in Louisiana: 1.092% (11710)

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1. Southern University at New Orleans

6400 Press Drive
New Orleans, LA 70126
(504) 286-5000

Southern University at New Orleans is 5.2 miles from the heart of downtown and SUNO offers one accounting program. SUNO is one of 35 public post-secondary institutions in Louisiana.

2. The American School of Business

702 Professional Dr N
Shreveport, LA 71105-5646
(318) 798-3333

The American School of Business, which is 7.8 miles from the center of the city, is in Shreveport, LA and this school offers one accounting program. It is one of 48 vocational schools in Louisiana. In terms of programs, this school is the second biggest institution in the state of Louisiana offering accounting.

3. The University of Louisiana - Monroe

700 University Avenue
Monroe, LA 71209-0000
(318) 342-1000

The University of Louisiana-Monroe is near the center of the city and it offers one program in accounting. 8,801 students seek degrees in 88 programs at this public school, overall. It is the ninth largest institution in the state of Louisiana offering accounting.

4. The University of New Orleans

2000 Lakeshore Drive
New Orleans, LA 70148
(504) 280-6000

The University of New Orleans is 5.6 miles from the heart of downtown. It offers two programs in accounting. More specifically, this medium-sized university offers one bachelor's level degree in accounting to students and one master's level degree in accounting. It is one of 6 research universities in Louisiana. In terms of programs, it is the fifth largest institution in the state of Louisiana offering accounting.

5. Strayer University - Louisiana

111 Veterans Memorial Blvd- Ste 420
Metairie, LA 70005
(888) 378-7293

Strayer University-Louisiana is a for-profit 4-year institution. Strayer, which is near the heart of downtown, is in Metairie, LA. It is one of several campuses. It offers students three certificates, seven degrees at the associates level, six degrees at the bachelors level, and six degrees at the masters level. In 2010, 152 students pursued degrees from the 13 programs at Strayer. This school offers subjects including healthcare administration and healthcare management.

6. The University of Phoenix - Louisiana

One Galleria Blvd. Suite 725
Metairie, LA 70001-2082
(504) 461-8852

The University of Phoenix-Louisiana offers two programs in accounting. Specifically, UOPX offers one degree at the bachelor's level in accounting to students and one master's level accounting degree. Phoenix, which is near the center of the city, is in Metairie, LA.

7. The American Commercial College - Shreveport

3014 Knight Street
Shreveport, LA 71105
(318) 861-2112

The American Commercial College-Shreveport is 4.0 miles from the heart of downtown and it offers one program in accounting. 118 students seek degrees in eight American Commercial College-Shreveport programs, overall. In terms of programs, this vocational school is the biggest institution in the state of Louisiana offering accounting.

8. The Delta School of Business and Technology

517 Broad St
Lake Charles, LA 70601
(337) 439-5765x1926

The Delta School of Business and Technology is located in the center of Lake Charles. It offers two accounting programs. Of those, it offers one certificate in accounting to students and one degree at the associate's level in accounting. This school is the third oldest institution in the state of Louisiana offering accounting programs.

9. Grambling State University

403 Main Street
Grambling, LA 71245
(318) 247-3811

Grambling State University offers one program in accounting. Overall, 4,994 students pursue degrees in 64 Grambling State University programs.

10. Louisiana State University - Eunice

2048 Johnson Hwy
Eunice, LA 70535
(337) 457-7311

Louisiana State University-Eunice is a public 2-year institution, founded in 1964. This college, which is very close to Eunice, Louisiana, is in a rural area. This public college offers subjects including health information and healthcare. This community college offers 12 certificates and 12 associates level degrees to students. 3,431 students sought degrees from the 23 programs at this college in 2010. The Southern Association of Colleges and Schools, Commission on Colleges accredits this community college. It is one of 9 community colleges in Louisiana.

11. Dillard University

2601 Gentilly Blvd
New Orleans, LA 70122
(504) 816-4640

Dillard University, which is 2.9 miles from the center of the city, is located in New Orleans, LA and Dillard offers one accounting program. 1,187 students seek degrees in 46 programs at this school, overall. In terms of programs, it is the second largest institution in the state of Louisiana offering accounting.

12. The Xavier University of Louisiana

One Drexel Drive
New Orleans, LA 70125-1098
(504) 486-7411

The Xavier University of Louisiana offers one accounting program and Xavier, which is 2.5 miles from the center of the city, is located in New Orleans, LA. XULA is a historically black 4-year institution.

13. Louisiana State University and Agricultural & Mechanical College

Louisiana State University and Agricultural &
Baton Rouge, LA 70803-2750
(225) 578-3202

Louisiana State University and Agricultural & Mechanical College, which is 3.9 miles from the center of the city, is located in Baton Rouge, LA. It offers three accounting programs. More specifically, this university offers one degree at the bachelor's level in accounting to students, one accounting degree at the master's level, and one doctorate level accounting degree. LSU is a public, 4-year, research institution. In terms of programs, LSU is the biggest institution in the state of Louisiana offering accounting.

14. Louisiana Tech University

305 Wisteria
Ruston, LA 71272
(318) 257-2000

Louisiana Tech University is located in Ruston, LA. Louisiana Tech offers two programs in accounting. Specifically, students are offered one bachelor's level degree in accounting by this university and one master's level degree in accounting. It is one of 6 research universities in Louisiana. This university ranks fifth in terms of enrollment in the state of Louisiana.

15. Northwestern State University of Louisiana

College Ave
Natchitoches, LA 71497-0002
(318) 357-6011

Northwestern State University of Louisiana is located in town of Natchitoches, Louisiana and this school offers one accounting program. 9,244 students pursue degrees in 74 NSU programs, overall. This school is the seventh largest institution in the state of Louisiana offering accounting.

16. The University of Louisiana - Lafayette

104 University Circle
Lafayette, LA 70503
(377) 482-1000

The University of Louisiana-Lafayette offers one program in accounting and it is 1.2 miles from the heart of downtown. It is a public, 4-year, research institution.

17. Southern University and A & M College

Southern Branch Post Office
Baton Rouge, LA 70813
(225) 771-4500

Southern University and A & M College, which is 5.6 miles from the heart of downtown, is in Baton Rouge, LA and SU offers one program in accounting. It is a historically black, public, 4-year, research institution. SU is the fifth oldest institution in the state of Louisiana offering programs in accounting.

18. Our Lady of Holy Cross College

4123 Woodland Drive
New Orleans, LA 70131-7399
(504) 394-7744

Our Lady of Holy Cross College offers one accounting program and this school, which is near the center of the city, is located in New Orleans, LA.

19. Louisiana College

1140 College Dr
Pineville, LA 71359
(318) 487-7011

Louisiana College is located in the suburbs of Pineville, Louisiana and LC offers one program in accounting. Overall, 1,893 students pursue degrees in 62 programs at this school. In terms of programs, this school is the fourth biggest institution in the state of Louisiana offering accounting.

20. The Centenary College of Louisiana

2911 Centenary Boulevard
Shreveport, LA 71134-1188
(318) 869-5011

The Centenary College of Louisiana, which is 3.0 miles from the heart of downtown, is in Shreveport, LA and this school offers one program in accounting. It is one of 5 liberal arts colleges in Louisiana.

21. Loyola University - New Orleans

6363 Saint Charles Ave
New Orleans, LA 70118-6143
(504) 865-2011

Loyola University-New Orleans offers one program in accounting and it is near the center of the city. This mid-sized school is a 4-year institution.

22. McNeese State University

4205 Ryan St
Lake Charles, LA 70605
(337) 475-5000

McNeese State University, which is near the center of the city, is located in Lake Charles, LA and McNeese offers one program in accounting. 8,935 students seek degrees in 80 McNeese State University programs, overall.

23. Nicholls State University

University Station La Hwy 1
Thibodaux, LA 70310
(877) 642-4655

Nicholls State University, which is 1.3 miles from the heart of downtown, is located in Thibodaux, LA and Nicholls offers one accounting program. This school is one of 35 public post-secondary institutions in Louisiana. In terms of programs, it is the tenth biggest institution in the state of Louisiana offering accounting.

24. Louisiana State University - Shreveport

One University Place
Shreveport, LA 71115-2399
(318) 797-5000

Louisiana State University-Shreveport is in Shreveport, Louisiana, where students can enjoy a rural setting. and this school offers one program in accounting. It is one of 35 public post-secondary institutions in Louisiana.

25. Southeastern Louisiana University

548 Western Ave.
Hammond, LA 70402
(985) 549-2000

Southeastern Louisiana University offers one accounting program and Southeastern is in town of Hammond, Louisiana. Overall, 15,338 students pursue degrees in 79 Southeastern Louisiana University programs. It is the third biggest institution in the state of Louisiana offering accounting.

26. The Tulane University of Louisiana

6823 Saint Charles Ave
New Orleans, LA 70118-5698
(504) 865-5000

The Tulane University of Louisiana offers four accounting programs. Out of those, students are offered one accounting certificate by this university, one associate's level accounting degree, one bachelor's level degree in accounting, and one master's level degree in accounting. This medium-sized university, which is 3.3 miles from the center of the city, is located in New Orleans, LA. Overall, 12,144 students seek degrees in 181 programs at Tulane. It is the second oldest institution in the state of Louisiana offering programs in accounting.

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