Accounting Schools In Massachusetts

Accounting classes faculty can choose to work at one of 47 accredited accounting schools in Massachusetts. The trends in Massachusetts' accounting academic community can be evaluated by looking at the statistics and graphs below. Academia in accounting includes accounting training at the following levels:

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


Schools

  1. American International College

    1000 State Street, Springfield, Massachusetts 01109

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  2. Assumption College

    500 Salisbury St, Worcester, Massachusetts 01609-1296

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  3. Atlantic Union College

    338 Main St, South Lancaster, Massachusetts 01561-1000

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  4. Babson College

    231 Forest Street, Wellesley, Massachusetts 02457-0310

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  5. Bay State College

    122 Commonwealth Avenue, Boston, Massachusetts 02116

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  6. Becker College

    61 Sever St, Worcester, Massachusetts 01609-2165

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  7. Bentley University

    175 Forest St, Waltham, Massachusetts 02452-4705

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  8. Boston College

    140 Commonwealth Avenue, Chestnut Hill, Massachusetts 02467

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  9. Boston University

    One Silber Way, Boston, Massachusetts 02215

    53 U.S. News National University Ranking
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  10. Bridgewater State University

    131 Summer Street, Bridgewater, Massachusetts 02325

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  11. Bristol Community College

    777 Elsbree St, Fall River, Massachusetts 02720-7395

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  12. Bunker Hill Community College

    250 New Rutherford Ave, Boston, Massachusetts 02129-2925

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  13. Cape Cod Community College

    2240 Iyannough Rd, West Barnstable, Massachusetts 02668-1599

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  14. Dean College

    99 Main Street, Franklin, Massachusetts 02038-1941

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  15. Eastern Nazarene College

    23 E Elm Ave, Quincy, Massachusetts 02170-2999

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  16. Fisher College

    118 Beacon Street, Boston, Massachusetts 02116

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  17. Fitchburg State University

    160 Pearl St, Fitchburg, Massachusetts 01420-2697

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  18. Gordon College in Wenham

    255 Grapevine Rd, Wenham, Massachusetts 01984

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  19. Greenfield Community College

    One College Dr, Greenfield, Massachusetts 01301-9739

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  20. Holyoke Community College

    303 Homestead Ave, Holyoke, Massachusetts 01040

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  21. Lasell College

    1844 Commonwealth Avenue, Newton, Massachusetts 02466

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  22. University of Massachusetts Amherst

    Amherst, Massachusetts 01003

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  23. University of Massachusetts-Boston

    100 Morrissey Blvd, Boston, Massachusetts 02125-3393

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  24. Massachusetts Bay Community College

    50 Oakland St, Wellesley Hills, Massachusetts 02481-5399

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  25. Massasoit Community College

    One Massasoit Boulevard, Brockton, Massachusetts 02302-3996

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  26. Merrimack College

    315 Turnpike St, North Andover, Massachusetts 01845

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  27. Mount Wachusett Community College

    444 Green St, Gardner, Massachusetts 01440-1000

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  28. Newbury College-Brookline

    129 Fisher Ave, Brookline, Massachusetts 02445

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  29. Nichols College

    Center Rd, Dudley, Massachusetts 01571-5000

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  30. North Shore Community College

    1 Ferncroft Rd, Danvers, Massachusetts 01923-0840

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  31. Northeastern University

    360 Huntington Ave, Boston, Massachusetts 02115-5005

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  32. Northern Essex Community College

    100 Elliott Street, Haverhill, Massachusetts 01830-2399

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  33. College of Our Lady of the Elms

    291 Springfield St, Chicopee, Massachusetts 01013

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  34. Quincy College

    24 Saville Ave, Quincy, Massachusetts 02169

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  35. Quinsigamond Community College

    670 West Boylston Street, Worcester, Massachusetts 01606-2092

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  36. Roxbury Community College

    1234 Columbus Ave, Roxbury Crossing, Massachusetts 02120-3400

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  37. Salem State University

    352 Lafayette St, Salem, Massachusetts 01970

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  38. Salter College-West Boylston

    184 West Boylston Suite # 1, West Boylston, Massachusetts 01583

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  39. Springfield Technical Community College

    1 Armory Sq, Springfield, Massachusetts 01105-1296

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  40. University of Massachusetts-Dartmouth

    285 Old Westport Rd, North Dartmouth, Massachusetts 02747-2300

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  41. Stonehill College

    320 Washington Street, Easton, Massachusetts 02357-6110

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  42. Suffolk University

    8 Ashburton Pl Beacon Hill, Boston, Massachusetts 02108-2770

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  43. Western New England College

    1215 Wilbraham Rd, Springfield, Massachusetts 01119-2684

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  44. Westfield State University

    577 Western Ave, Westfield, Massachusetts 01086-1630

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  45. Mildred Elley

    505 East Street, Pittsfield, Massachusetts 01201-5300

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  46. University of Phoenix-Boston Campus

    19 Granite Street Ste 300, Braintree, Massachusetts 02184-1744

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  47. Millennium Training Institute

    600 West Cummings Park, Suite 2550, Woburn, Massachusetts 01801

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Cities

Statistics

Professional Trends

Massachusetts Vs. National Accounting Employment

Massachusetts 94,430
National 3,526,740

Of all of the accounting professionals in the country, nearly 3% are in the state of Massachusetts.

Employment Growth for Accounting professionals In Massachusetts

101,650 102,490 102,640 98,940 94,430
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Yellow: Actual Values

Accounting is a shrinking field in Massachusetts. In Massachusetts, 7,220 less accounting professionals were working in 2010, than there were in 2006. Thus, the field of accounting has shrunk by 7% in Massachusetts. This is slower than the trend for accounting professionals around the US. Nationally, the number of accounting professionals has shrunk by 7% between 2006 and 2010.

Accounting VS. All Professions salaries in Massachusetts

$48,703 $51,115 $52,260 $53,797 $53,852
$49,058 $52,712 $53,675 $55,178 $56,645
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Accounting
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions

The amount earned by accounting professionals is increasing in Massachusetts. In 2006 accounting professionals made a mean salary of $48,703 per year, and in 2010 they made $53,852 per year.

Salary percentiles for Accounting professionals in Massachusetts

10th percentile
$31,928
25th percentile
$40,752
50th percentile
$52,462
75th percentile
$65,765
90th percentile
$77,868

Thus, accounting professionals' salaries grew by 10% in 4 years. State trends for all professions mirror this growth. There is a 144% pay differential between the highest paid accounting professionals and those in the bottom 10% of the pay bracket. Thus, there is huge variation in pay, within the field of accounting in Massachusetts.

Average Salaries for Accounting professionals and related professions in Massachusetts

Accounting
$53,852
Business
$109,129
Business Administration
$102,900
Finance
$80,209
Forensic Accounting
$73,235
Small Business
$119,110

In Massachusetts, accounting professionals earn, on average, less than professionals in related fields.

Educational Trends

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

associate
19
bachelor
25
master
13
doctor
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Certificate
15
Total72

As the number of accounting professionals is decreasing in Massachusetts state, the number of students graduating from the 47 accredited accounting schools in Massachusetts state is increasing. In 2006 there were 1,667 accounting graduates from accounting courses in Massachusetts and in 2010 there were 1,907 graduates.

This represents a 14% increase in the number of accounting degree or certificate school graduates in Massachusetts state. 35% of these graduates received a bachelor's degree in accounting.

Accounting Faculty Salaries in Massachusetts

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