With an overall population of 18,162 and a student population of 2,694, approximately 1,721 of Thomasville students attend one of Thomasville's schools that offer administrative assistant programs.
Thomasville's largest administrative assistant school is Southwest Georgia Technical College. In 2010, Southwest Georgia Technical College graduated approximately 10 students with credentials in administrative assisting.
In 2010, 19 students graduated with an administrative assisting certificate in Thomasville. In 2009 tuition at administrative assistant schools in Thomasville was $2,043 per year, on average.
In addition to tuition costs, you should plan on spending an average of $1,200 for books and supplies each year, while enrolled in a administrative assistant program in Thomasville.
If you decide to work as an administrative assistant in Thomasville, your job prospects are good. In 2010, 1 out of every 20 administrative assistants in Georgia were working in the greater Thomasville area. Thomasville'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.
As an administrative assistant in Thomasville, you can expect to make an average salary of $20,640 per year. This is lower than the average salary for administrative assistants in the state.