Elkhart has a general population of 51,874 and an overall student population of 516. Approximately 360 of Elkhart's students are enrolled in schools that offer administrative assistant programs.
The largest administrative assistant school in Elkhart, by student population, is Harrison College-Elkhart. In 2010, approximately 5 students graduated from the Administrative Assisting program at Harrison College-Elkhart.
In 2010, 5 students graduated with an administrative assisting degree in Elkhart. If you decide to join their ranks, you can expect to pay an average of $11,535 per year in tuition costs.
You should also anticipate spending about $1,575 for administrative assisting related books and supplies every year.
If you plan on staying in Elkhart after graduating from administrative assistant school, you should know that job prospects for administrative assistants in Elkhart, which is the most popular administrative assisting profession, are average. In 2010, of the 56,610 administrative assistants in Indiana, 2,090 were working in the greater Elkhart area. The government projects that the number of administrative assistants in Elkhart will increase by 11% 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 Elkhart is $24,500 per year, which is higher than the average for administrative assistants state-wide.