With an overall population of 9,146 and a student population of 3,564, approximately 3,479 of Monticello students attend one of Monticello's schools that offer administrative assistant programs.
The largest administrative assistant school in Monticello, by student population, is University of Arkansas at Monticello. In 2010, University of Arkansas at Monticello graduated approximately 0 students from its administrative assisting program.
If you decide to join their ranks, you can expect to pay an average of $13,230 per year in tuition if you are eligible for instate tuition. Out of state tuition for all Monticello administrative assisting schools was an average of $17,490 per year in 2009.
In addition to tuition costs, you should plan on spending an average of $800 for books and supplies each year, while enrolled in a administrative assistant program in Monticello. And if you live on campus at one of the Monticello-based administrative assistant schools, you will have an added expense of $4,080 per year, on average, for room and board. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $10,230.
If you plan on staying in Monticello after graduating from administrative assistant school, you should know that job prospects for administrative assistants in Monticello, which is the most popular administrative assisting profession, are average. In 2010, there were 23,360 administrative assistants in Arkansas. Of these administrative assistants, 3,000 were working in the greater Monticello area. The government projects that the number of administrative assistants in Monticello 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 Monticello is $21,160 per year. This is lower than the state-wide average salary for administrative assistants.
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