With an overall population of 45,386 and a student population of 26,450, approximately 5,266 of Normal students attend one of Normal's schools that offer administrative assistant programs.
Of the 1 administrative assistant schools in Normal, the largest administrative assisting school, by student population, is Heartland Community College. In 2010, Heartland Community College graduated approximately 17 students with credentials in administrative assisting.
A reported 18 students graduated with credentials in administrative assisting in Normal in 2010. If you decide to attend a administrative assistant school in Normal, you can expect to pay an average yearly tuition of $2,850.
In addition to tuition costs, plan on spending an average of $950 for administrative assisting related books and supplies each year.
If you plan on staying in Normal after graduating from administrative assistant school, you should know that job prospects for administrative assistants in Normal, which is the most popular administrative assisting profession, are average. In 2010, there were 115,790 administrative assistants in Illinois. Of these administrative assistants, 1,470 were working in the greater Normal area. The government projects that the number of administrative assistants in Normal will increase by 9% by the year 2018. This anticipated change is faster than the projected nationwide trend for administrative assistants.
The average salary you can expect to earn as an administrative assistant in Normal is $26,250 per year. This is higher than the state-wide average salary for administrative assistants.