With an overall population of 25,625 and a student population of 2,043, approximately 2,043 of Carlsbad students attend one of Carlsbad's schools that offer administrative assistant programs.
Carlsbad's largest administrative assistant school is New Mexico State University-Carlsbad. In 2010, New Mexico State University-Carlsbad graduated approximately 5 students with credentials in administrative assisting.
A reported 5 students graduated with credentials in administrative assisting in Carlsbad in 2010. If you decide to join their ranks, you can expect to pay an average of $1,286 per year in tuition costs.
In addition to tuition costs, you should plan on spending an average of $1,032 for books and supplies each year, while enrolled in a administrative assistant program in Carlsbad.
After graduating with your credentials in administrative assisting, if you decide to work as an administrative assistant in Carlsbad, your job prospects are not very good. In 2010, 1 out of every 6 administrative assistants in New Mexico were working in the greater Carlsbad area. By the year 2018, the number of administrative assistants is expected to decrease by 0% in Carlsbad. This anticipated change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for administrative assistants.
The average salary you can expect to earn as an administrative assistant in Carlsbad is $26,030 per year. This is lower than the state-wide average salary for administrative assistants.