With an overall population of 2,966 and a student population of 6,758, approximately 6,758 of Pendleton students attend one of Pendleton's schools that offer administrative assistant programs.
Of the 1 administrative assistant schools in Pendleton, the largest administrative assisting school, by student population, is Tri-County Technical College. In 2010, Tri-County Technical College graduated approximately 66 students from its administrative assisting program.
A reported 95 students graduated with credentials in administrative assisting in Pendleton in 2010. If you decide to attend a administrative assistant school in Pendleton, you can expect to pay an average yearly tuition of $3,168.
In addition to tuition costs, you should plan on spending an average of $900 for books and supplies each year, while enrolled in a administrative assistant program in Pendleton.
Many administrative assisting graduates choose to work as administrative assistants after graduation. If you choose to follow that path and remain in Pendleton, your job prospects are average. In 2010, 1 out of every 28 administrative assistants in South Carolina were working in the greater Pendleton area. The government projects that the number of administrative assistants in Pendleton will increase by 9% by the year 2018. 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 Pendleton is $23,180 per year, which is higher than the average for administrative assistants state-wide.