With an overall population of 27,491 and a student population of 4,298, approximately 4,298 of Kankakee students attend one of Kankakee's schools that offer administrative assistant programs.
Of the 1 administrative assistant schools in Kankakee, the largest administrative assisting school, by student population, is Kankakee Community College. In 2010, Kankakee Community College graduated approximately 5 students from its administrative assisting program.
A reported 7 students graduated with credentials in administrative assisting in Kankakee in 2010. In 2009 tuition at administrative assistant schools in Kankakee was $2,688 per year, on average.
You should also anticipate spending about $980 for administrative assisting related books and supplies every year.
If you plan on staying in Kankakee after graduating from administrative assistant school, you should know that job prospects for administrative assistants in Kankakee, which is the most popular administrative assisting profession, are average. In 2010, there were 115,790 administrative assistants in Illinois. Of these administrative assistants, 870 were working in the greater Kankakee area. The number of administrative assistants in Kankakee is expected to increase by 9% by the year 2018. This projected change is faster than the projected nationwide trend for administrative assistants.
As an administrative assistant in Kankakee, you can expect to make an average salary of $24,880 per year. This is lower than the average salary for administrative assistants in the state.