Roswell has a total population of 45,293 and a student population of 4,763. Of these students, 4,347 are enrolled in schools that offer administrative assistant programs.
The largest administrative assistant school in Roswell, by student population, is Eastern New Mexico University-Roswell Campus. Approximately 10 students graduated in 2010 from Eastern New Mexico University-Roswell Campus with credentials in administrative assisting.
A reported 16 students graduated with credentials in administrative assisting in Roswell in 2010. If you decide to attend one of Roswell's administrative assistant schools, you can expect to pay an average of $11,871 per year in instate tuition and $14,799 per year in out of state tuition.
In addition to tuition costs, plan on spending an average of $1,000 for administrative assisting related books and supplies each year. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $7,254 per year, on average, for room and board. If you live at home, you can cut this cost down to approximately $6,335.
If you decide to work as an administrative assistant in Roswell, your job prospects are not very good. There were 17,580 administrative assistants working in New Mexico and 3,100 working in the greater Roswell area in 2010. By the year 2018, the number of administrative assistants is expected to decrease by 0% in Roswell. This projected change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for administrative assistants.
The average salary you can expect to earn as an administrative assistant in Roswell is $26,030 per year. This is lower than the state-wide average salary for administrative assistants.