Oglesby has a general population of 3,647 and an overall student population of 4,529. Approximately 4,529 of Oglesby's students are enrolled in schools that offer administrative assistant programs.
The largest administrative assistant school in Oglesby, by student population, is Illinois Valley Community College. Approximately 63 students graduated in 2010 from Illinois Valley Community College with credentials in administrative assisting.
A reported 65 students graduated with credentials in administrative assisting in Oglesby in 2010. If you decide to join their ranks, you can expect to pay an average of $2,242 per year in tuition costs.
In addition to tuition costs, plan on spending an average of $1,200 for administrative assisting related books and supplies each year.
If you plan on staying in Oglesby after graduating from administrative assistant school, you should know that job prospects for administrative assistants in Oglesby, which is the most popular administrative assisting profession, are average. In 2010, 1 out of every 56 administrative assistants in Illinois were working in the greater Oglesby area. The government projects that the number of administrative assistants in Oglesby will increase by 9% by the year 2018. This anticipated change is faster than the projected nationwide trend for administrative assistants.
As an administrative assistant in Oglesby, you can expect to make an average salary of $23,230 per year. This is lower than the average salary for administrative assistants in the state.