Accounting Schools In Louisiana

Louisiana has 42 accredited accounting schools where accounting faculty who teach accounting classes can find employment. The following statistics and charts help analyze the current state of the accounting academic community in Louisiana, and the future trends in accounting training at the following levels:

  • Accounting Certificate
  • Associates degree in Accounting
  • Bachelors degree in Accounting
  • Masters degree in Accounting
  • PhD degree in Accounting


Schools

  1. Central Louisiana Technical College-Alexandria Campus

    4311 South MacArthur Drive, Alexandria, Louisiana 71302-3137

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  2. American School of Business

    702 Professional Dr N, Shreveport, Louisiana 71105-5646

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  3. Louisiana Technical College-Ascension Campus

    9697 Airline Hwy, Sorrento, Louisiana 70778-3007

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  4. Capital Area Technical College-Baton Rouge Campus

    3250 North Acadian Thruway East, Baton Rouge, Louisiana 70805

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  5. Centenary College of Louisiana

    2911 Centenary Boulevard, Shreveport, Louisiana 71134-1188

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  6. Delgado Community College

    615 City Park Ave, New Orleans, Louisiana 70119

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  7. Delta School of Business and Technology

    517 Broad St, Lake Charles, Louisiana 70601

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  8. Northeast Louisiana Technical College-Delta Ouachita Campus

    609 Vocational Pky, West Monroe, Louisiana 71292-9064

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  9. Dillard University

    2601 Gentilly Blvd, New Orleans, Louisiana 70122

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  10. Nunez Community College

    3710 Paris Rd, Chalmette, Louisiana 70043

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  11. Grambling State University

    403 Main Street, Grambling, Louisiana 71245

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  12. Louisiana Technical College-Jefferson Campus

    5200 Blair Drive, Metairie, Louisiana 70001-5605

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  13. Louisiana State University and Agricultural & Mechanical College

    Baton Rouge, Louisiana 70803-2750

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  14. Louisiana State University Eunice

    2048 Johnson Hwy, Eunice, Louisiana 70535

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  15. Louisiana State University-Shreveport

    One University Place, Shreveport, Louisiana 71115-2399

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  16. Acadiana Technical College-Lafayette Campus

    1101 Bertrand Dr, Lafayette, Louisiana 70506-4909

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  17. Louisiana College

    1140 College Dr, Pineville, Louisiana 71359

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  18. Louisiana Tech University

    305 Wisteria, Ruston, Louisiana 71272

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  19. Loyola University New Orleans

    6363 Saint Charles Ave, New Orleans, Louisiana 70118-6143

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  20. McNeese State University

    4205 Ryan St, Lake Charles, Louisiana 70605

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  21. University of New Orleans

    2000 Lakeshore Drive, New Orleans, Louisiana 70148

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  22. Nicholls State University

    University Station La Hwy 1, Thibodaux, Louisiana 70310

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  23. University of Louisiana Monroe

    700 University Avenue, Monroe, Louisiana 71209-0000

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  24. Northwest Louisiana Technical College

    814 Constable Street, Minden, Louisiana 71055-0000

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  25. Northwestern State University of Louisiana

    College Ave, Natchitoches, Louisiana 71497-0002

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  26. Our Lady of Holy Cross College

    4123 Woodland Drive, New Orleans, Louisiana 70131-7399

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  27. L E Fletcher Technical Community College

    310 St Charles St, Houma, Louisiana 70360-2863

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  28. Sowela Technical Community College

    3820 J Bennett Johnston Ave, Lake Charles, Louisiana 70616

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  29. Southeastern Louisiana University

    548 Western Ave., Hammond, Louisiana 70402

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  30. Southern University and A & M College

    Southern Branch Post Office, Baton Rouge, Louisiana 70813

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  31. Southern University at New Orleans

    6400 Press Drive, New Orleans, Louisiana 70126

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  32. Southern University at Shreveport

    3050 Martin Luther King Dr, Shreveport, Louisiana 71107

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  33. University of Louisiana at Lafayette

    104 University Circle, Lafayette, Louisiana 70503

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  34. Northshore Technical College-Sullivan Main Campus

    1710 Sullivan Dr, Bogalusa, Louisiana 70427

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  35. Louisiana Delta Community College-Tallulah Campus

    132 Old Hwy 65 South, Tallulah, Louisiana 71282

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  36. Tulane University of Louisiana

    6823 Saint Charles Ave, New Orleans, Louisiana 70118-5698

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  37. Xavier University of Louisiana

    One Drexel Drive, New Orleans, Louisiana 70125-1098

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  38. South Central Louisiana Technical College-Young Memorial Campus

    900 Youngs Road, Morgan City, Louisiana 70380

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  39. University of Phoenix-Louisiana Campus

    One Galleria Blvd. Suite 725, Metairie, Louisiana 70001-2082

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  40. Baton Rouge Community College

    201 Community College Drive, Baton Rouge, Louisiana 70806

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  41. American Commercial College in Shreveport

    3014 Knight Street, Shreveport, Louisiana 71105

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  42. Strayer University-Louisiana

    111 Veterans Memorial Blvd, Ste 420, Metairie, Louisiana 70005

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Cities

Statistics

Professional Trends

Louisiana Vs. National Accounting Employment

Louisiana 49,210
National 3,526,740

Of all of the accounting professionals in the country, nearly 1% are in the state of Louisiana.

Employment Growth for Accounting professionals In Louisiana

48,980 47,950 48,920 48,870 49,210
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
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In Louisiana, accounting is a growing field. 230 more accounting professionals were working in Louisiana in 2010, than there were in 2006. This represents a 0% growth in the field. This growth is slower than the national trend for accounting professionals which shows a 7% decrease in the number of accounting professionals working around the nation.

Accounting VS. All Professions salaries in Louisiana

$33,865 $35,678 $37,163 $38,475 $40,882
$38,658 $41,019 $42,185 $43,003 $45,617
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Accounting
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions

The salaries paid to accounting professionals are growing in Louisiana. The mean salary for accounting professionals in 2006 was $33,865 per year. And in 2010 the mean salary was $40,882 per year.

Salary percentiles for Accounting professionals in Louisiana

10th percentile
$25,652
25th percentile
$30,763
50th percentile
$38,585
75th percentile
$48,402
90th percentile
$59,928

Thus, accounting professionals' salaries grew by 17% in 4 years. State trends for all professions mirror this growth. In the state of Louisiana, there is a huge variation in pay, within the field of accounting. The pay differential between the highest paid accounting professionals and those in the bottom 10% of the pay bracket is 134%

Average Salaries for Accounting professionals and related professions in Louisiana

Accounting
$40,882
Business
$80,679
Business Administration
$77,937
Finance
$62,722
Forensic Accounting
$52,097
Small Business
$101,230

Accounting professionals in Louisiana earn, on average, less than their counterparts in related professions.

Educational Trends

Accounting programs available for each degree type for all schools in Louisiana

associate
19
bachelor
22
master
6
doctor
1
Certificate
30
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The number of students graduating from the 42 accredited accounting schools in Louisiana is increasing. In Louisiana, there were 1,201 graduates in 2006. And there were 1,602 graduates from accounting courses in 2010.

There was an increase in the number of accounting school degree or certificate graduates in Louisiana by 33%. A majority of these graduates, or 38%, graduated with a undergraduate certificate in accounting.

Accounting Faculty Salaries in Louisiana

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