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Bookkeeping Schools in Lake Charles, Louisiana

There are two schools located by Lake Charles, LA offering bookkeeping programs. In 2010, 81 students graduated from programs at Lake Charles bookkeeping schools. 57 of all these students graduated with certificates and 24 of all these students graduated with associates degrees.

Overview

On average, 66 students graduate from programs in Lake Charles in bookkeeping each year. This accounts for close to 12% of students who Louisiana schools graduate from bookkeeping programs. Specifically, 57 students graduated with certificates in bookkeeping and 24 with a degree at the associate's level.

Two bookkeeping schools are in Lake Charles. Out of these, two schools are public. Public bookkeeping school tuition varies from $2,307 to $4,232.

Average tuition for bookkeeping programs is $3,462. While the highest tuition for bookkeeping programs, which is $4,232 per year, is at the Lamar State College-Port Arthur, the lowest tuition in Lake Charles is at Sowela Technical Community College.

Bookkeeping schools in Lake Charles offer certificates and associates degrees.

Bookkeeping Program Completions 2006 - 2010 in Lake Charles, Louisiana

On average, 66 students graduate from programs in Lake Charles in bookkeeping each year. This accounts for close to 12% of students who Louisiana schools graduate from bookkeeping programs. Specifically, 57 students graduated with certificates in bookkeeping and 24 with a degree at the associate's level.

Bookkeeping Program Completions 2006 - 2010 in Lake Charles, Louisiana

  • Certificate 2006: 9
  • Certificate 2007: 20
  • Certificate 2008: 12
  • Certificate 2009: 9
  • Certificate 2010: 57
  • Associate 2006: 23
  • Associate 2007: 30
  • Associate 2008: 39
  • Associate 2009: 27
  • Associate 2010: 24

Bookkeeping Program Availability in Lake Charles, Louisiana

Lake Charles schools offer a total of four bookkeeping programs. Of these programs, approximately 50% are programs at the certificate level. The remaining programs are degrees at the associates level.

Bookkeeping Program Availability in Lake Charles, Louisiana

  • Certificate: 2
  • Associate: 2

Career Trends

Bookkeeping, Accounting, and Auditing Clerks — Salary by Percentile

Bookkeeping, Accounting, and Auditing Clerks — Salary by Percentile

Bookkeeping, Accounting, and Auditing Clerks — Salary by Percentile

  • 10th Percentile: 21390
  • 25th Percentile: 26140
  • Median: 32160
  • 75th Percentile: 38870
  • 90th Percentile: 45440

Career Trends

Bookkeeping, Accounting, and Auditing Clerks — Employment Trend

Bookkeeping, Accounting, and Auditing Clerks — Employment Trend

Bookkeeping, Accounting, and Auditing Clerks — Employment Trend

  • Median Salary 2006: 27710
  • Median Salary 2007: 27270
  • Median Salary 2008: 29780
  • Median Salary 2009: 30830
  • Median Salary 2010: 32160
  • Total Employed 2006: 1280
  • Total Employed 2007: 1260
  • Total Employed 2008: 1310
  • Total Employed 2009: 1260
  • Total Employed 2010: 1150

Lake Charles vs Louisiana Bookkeeping Employment

Lake Charles vs Louisiana Bookkeeping Employment

  • Employed in Lake Charles: 4.301% (1150)

Bookkeeping Schools in Lake Charles, Louisiana

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1. Sowela Technical Community College

3820 J Bennett Johnston Ave
Lake Charles, LA 70616
(337) 491-2698

Sowela Technical Community College, which is 3.4 miles from the heart of downtown, is in Lake Charles, LA. It offers two bookkeeping programs. Out of those, it offers one bookkeeping certificate to students and one associate's level bookkeeping degree. It is a public 2-year institution and this technical college is the only institution in Lake Charles offering bookkeeping.