There are 2 administrative assistant schools in Bridgeport, Connecticut. With an overall population of 139,529 and a student population of 17,911, approximately 5,905 of Bridgeport students attend one of Bridgeport's schools that offer administrative assistant programs.
The largest administrative assistant school in Bridgeport, by student population, is Housatonic Community College. In 2010, Housatonic Community College graduated approximately 2 students with credentials in administrative assisting.
In 2010, 2 students graduated with an administrative assisting degree from one of Bridgeport's administrative assistant schools. In 2009 tuition at administrative assistant schools in Bridgeport was $3,200 per year, on average.
You should also anticipate spending about $1,200 for administrative assisting related books and supplies every year.
Many administrative assisting graduates choose to work as administrative assistants after graduation. If you choose to follow that path and remain in Bridgeport, your job prospects are not very good. In 2010, 1 out of every 5 administrative assistants in Connecticut were working in the greater Bridgeport area. By the year 2018, the number of administrative assistants is expected to decrease by -1% in Bridgeport. This projected change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for administrative assistants.
As an administrative assistant in Bridgeport, you can expect to make an average salary of $38,460 per year. This is higher than the average salary for administrative assistants in the state.