Rome has a total population of 34,980 and a student population of 12,418. Of these students, 5,994 are enrolled in schools that offer administrative assistant programs.
Of the 1 administrative assistant schools in Rome, the largest administrative assisting school, by student population, is Georgia Northwestern Technical College. Approximately 73 students graduated in 2010 from Georgia Northwestern Technical College with credentials in administrative assisting.
In 2010, 178 students graduated with an administrative assisting certificate from one of Rome's administrative assistant schools. If you decide to attend a administrative assistant school in Rome, you can expect to pay an average yearly tuition of $2,043.
You should also anticipate spending about $1,460 for administrative assisting related books and supplies every year.
After graduating with your credentials in administrative assisting, if you decide to work as an administrative assistant in Rome, your job prospects are good. In 2010, of the 86,710 administrative assistants in Georgia, 720 were working in the greater Rome area. Rome's administrative assistant workforce is projected to increase by 17% by the year 2018. This anticipated change is faster than the projected nationwide trend for administrative assistants.
The average salary you can expect to earn as an administrative assistant in Rome is $21,450 per year. This is lower than the state-wide average salary for administrative assistants.