With an overall population of 30,904 and a student population of 4,292, approximately 4,200 of Lewiston students attend one of Lewiston's schools that offer administrative assistant programs.
Lewiston's largest administrative assistant school is Lewis-Clark State College. In 2010, Lewis-Clark State College graduated approximately 1 students with credentials in administrative assisting.
A reported 1 students graduated with credentials in administrative assisting in Lewiston in 2010. If you decide to join their ranks, you can expect to pay an average of $17,886 per year in tuition if you are eligible for instate tuition. Out of state tuition for all Lewiston administrative assisting schools was an average of $26,076 per year in 2009.
In addition to tuition costs, plan on spending an average of $1,520 for administrative assisting related books and supplies each year. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $6,100 per year, on average, for room and board at Lewiston-based administrative assistant schools. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $10,356.
Many administrative assisting graduates choose to work as administrative assistants after graduation. If you choose to follow that path and remain in Lewiston, your job prospects are good. There were 18,690 administrative assistants working in Idaho and 580 working in the greater Lewiston area in 2010. The government projects that the number of administrative assistants in Lewiston will increase by 18% by the year 2018. This projected change is faster than the projected nationwide trend for administrative assistants.
The average salary you can expect to earn as an administrative assistant in Lewiston is $24,250 per year. This is higher than the state-wide average salary for administrative assistants.