With an overall population of 9,078 and a student population of 1,812, approximately 1,812 of Trinidad students attend one of Trinidad's schools that offer administrative assistant programs.
The largest administrative assistant school in Trinidad, by student population, is Trinidad State Junior College. Approximately 7 students graduated in 2010 from Trinidad State Junior College with credentials in administrative assisting.
A reported 7 students graduated with credentials in administrative assisting in Trinidad in 2010. If you decide to join their ranks, you can expect to pay an average of $14,732 per year in tuition if you are eligible for instate tuition. Out of state tuition for all Trinidad administrative assisting schools was an average of $17,533 per year in 2009.
You should also anticipate spending about $1,749 for administrative assisting related books and supplies every year. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $4,874 per year, on average, for room and board. If you live at home, you can cut this cost down to approximately $9,443.
If you plan on staying in Trinidad after graduating from administrative assistant school, you should know that job prospects for administrative assistants in Trinidad, which is the most popular administrative assisting profession, are not very good. There were 46,000 administrative assistants working in Colorado and 2,090 working in the greater Trinidad area in 2010. By the year 2018, the number of administrative assistants is expected to decrease by -5% in Trinidad. 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 Trinidad is $26,830 per year, which is lower than the average for administrative assistants state-wide.