If you decide that you want to get an administrative assisting degree, then you might want to consider attending one of the 2 administrative assistant schools in Anchorage, Alaska. With an overall population of 260,283 and a student population of 19,599, approximately 18,408 of Anchorage students attend one of Anchorage's schools that offer administrative assistant programs.
Charter College is the largest administrative assistant school in Anchorage, based on student population. Approximately 10 students graduated in 2010 from Charter College with credentials in administrative assisting.
A total of 10 students graduated with credentials in administrative assisting from administrative assistant schools in Anchorage in 2010. If you decide to join their ranks, you can expect to pay an average of $16,604 per year in tuition if you are eligible for instate tuition. Out of state tuition for all Anchorage administrative assisting schools was an average of $26,504 per year in 2009.
In addition to tuition costs, you should plan on spending an average of $1,154 for books and supplies each year, while enrolled in a administrative assistant program in Anchorage. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $8,430 per year, on average, for room and board. If you live at home, you can cut this cost down to approximately $14,021.
If you decide to work as an administrative assistant in Anchorage, your job prospects are not very good. In 2010, there were 7,000 administrative assistants in Alaska. Of these administrative assistants, 4,360 were working in the greater Anchorage area. By the year 2018, the number of administrative assistants is expected to decrease by 0% in Anchorage. 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 Anchorage is $32,840 per year. This is higher than the state-wide average salary for administrative assistants.
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