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Accounting Schools in North Dakota

In 2018-2019, 283 students earned their Accounting degrees in ND.

An Accounting major is the 2nd most popular major in this state.

Education Levels of Accounting Majors in North Dakota

Accounting majors in the state tend to have the following degree levels:

Education Level Number of Grads
Bachelor’s Degree 223
Master’s Degree 27
Associate’s Degree 17
Award Taking Less Than 1 Year 13
Award Taking 1 to 2 Years 3
Award Taking 2 to 4 Years 3

Gender Distribution

In North Dakota, a accounting major is more popular with women than with men.

Accounting Majors in ND Gender Diversity Statistics

Racial Distribution

The racial distribution of accounting majors in North Dakota is as follows:

  • Asian: 2.1%
  • Black or African American: 1.4%
  • Hispanic or Latino: 3.2%
  • White: 80.9%
  • Non-Resident Alien: 4.6%
  • Other Races: 7.8%
Accounting Majors in ND Ethnic Diversity Statistics

Jobs for Accounting Grads in North Dakota

11,720 people in the state and 4,307,910 in the nation are employed in jobs related to accounting.

Accounting Jobs Nationwide vs. ND

Wages for Accounting Jobs in North Dakota

In this state, accounting grads earn an average of $65,200. Nationwide, they make an average of $78,820.

jobs nationwide vs. state.

There are 10 colleges in North Dakota that offer accounting degrees. Learn about the most popular 10 below:

99 Degrees in Major Awarded
53% Graduation Rate
13,581 Total Students

90% of students get financical aid. 18 to 1 is the student to faculty ratio. The student loan default rate is 3.60% which is lower than average.

79 Degrees in Major Awarded
54% Graduation Rate
13,173 Total Students

The average student takes 4.62 years to complete their degree at North Dakota State University. 90% of students get financical aid. The student to faculty ratio is 20 to 1.

33 Degrees in Major Awarded
29% Graduation Rate
1,350 Total Students

The full-time teacher rate is 59%. Grads earn an average early-career salary of $38,400 after earning their degree at this institution. The average student takes 4.76 years to complete their degree at DSU.

22 Degrees in Major Awarded
13% Graduation Rate
653 Total Students

It takes the average student 4.67 years to graduate. Roughly six years after entering college, graduates of this school earn $27,500 a year. This private school has an average net price of $18,839.

#5

University of Mary

Bismarck
16 Degrees in Major Awarded
60% Graduation Rate
3,779 Total Students

98% of students are awarded financial aid at this school. Students who attend this private institution pay an average net price of $16,774. The average student takes 4.30 years to complete their degree at UMary.

16 Degrees in Major Awarded
43% Graduation Rate
3,125 Total Students

In their early career, MSU grads earn an average salary of $36,900. It takes the average student 4.72 years to graduate. Students enjoy a student to faculty ratio of 12 to 1.

8 Degrees in Major Awarded
42% Graduation Rate
1,115 Total Students

The student loan default rate is 3.60% which is lower than average. Most students complete their degree in 4.34 years. This private school has an average net price of $19,177.

5 Degrees in Major Awarded
1,132 Total Students

Of all the teachers who work at the school, 100% are considered full time. 98% of students are awarded financial aid at this school. In their early career, Williston State College grads earn an average salary of $31,100.

4 Degrees in Major Awarded
531 Total Students

94% of students get financical aid. An average student at TMCC will pay a net price of $6,428. Of all the teachers who work at the school, 73% are considered full time.

1 Degrees in Major Awarded
1,006 Total Students

Graduates earn an average $35,000 after graduation. Of all the teachers who work at the school, 33% are considered full time. Students enjoy a student to faculty ratio of 12 to 1.

Accounting Careers in ND

Some of the careers accounting majors go into include:

Job Title ND Job Growth ND Median Salary
Financial Managers 28% $111,100
Brokerage Clerks 22% $46,560
Financial Analysts 21% $69,990
Accountants and Auditors 16% $59,660
Credit Analysts 16% $65,430
Tax Preparers 13% $44,580
Financial Examiners 12% $66,010
Statistical Assistants 10% $0
Budget Analysts 8% $67,330
Bookkeeping, Accounting, and Auditing Clerks 4% $37,650
Payroll and Timekeeping Clerks 3% $45,700
Tax Examiners, Collectors, and Revenue Agents 0% $63,260

Below are some popular majors in the state that are similar to accounting.

Major Annual Graduates in ND
Business Administration & Management 915
Marketing 204
Finance & Financial Management 168
Management Information Systems 100
Entrepreneurial Studies 55
Human Resource Management 40
International Business 34
General Sales & Marketing 34

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