With an overall population of 58,748 and a student population of 20,408, approximately 11,391 of Marietta students attend one of Marietta's schools that offer administrative assistant programs.
The largest administrative assistant school in Marietta, by student population, is Chattahoochee Technical College. In 2010, Chattahoochee Technical College graduated approximately 70 students from its administrative assisting program.
In 2010, 70 students graduated with an administrative assisting certificate in Marietta. In 2009 tuition at administrative assistant schools in Marietta was $2,792 per year, on average.
In addition to tuition costs, you should plan on spending an average of $1,100 for books and supplies each year, while enrolled in a administrative assistant program in Marietta.
If you decide to work as an administrative assistant in Marietta, your job prospects are good. In 2010, there were 86,710 administrative assistants in Georgia. Of these administrative assistants, 47,350 were working in the greater Marietta area. The number of administrative assistants in Marietta is expected to increase by 17% by the year 2018. This projected change is faster than the projected nationwide trend for administrative assistants.
As an administrative assistant in Marietta, you can expect to make an average salary of $24,430 per year. This is higher than the average salary for administrative assistants in the state.