Galesburg has a general population of 33,706 and an overall student population of 4,068. Approximately 2,661 of Galesburg's students are enrolled in schools that offer administrative assistant programs.
Carl Sandburg College is the largest administrative assistant school in Galesburg, based on student population. In 2010, Carl Sandburg College graduated approximately 4 students from its administrative assisting program.
In 2010, 4 students graduated with an administrative assisting degree from one of Galesburg's administrative assistant schools. If you decide to attend a administrative assistant school in Galesburg, you can expect to pay an average yearly tuition of $3,144.
In addition to tuition costs, plan on spending an average of $868 for administrative assisting related books and supplies each year.
If you decide to work as an administrative assistant in Galesburg, your job prospects are average. In 2010, 1 out of every 38 administrative assistants in Illinois were working in the greater Galesburg area. By the year 2018, the number of administrative assistants is expected to increase by 9% in Galesburg. This projected change is faster than the projected nationwide trend for administrative assistants.
The average salary you can expect to earn as an administrative assistant in Galesburg is $22,260 per year. This is lower than the state-wide average salary for administrative assistants.