Richmond has a general population of 39,124 and an overall student population of 7,826. Approximately 3,451 of Richmond's students are enrolled in schools that offer administrative assistant programs.
The largest administrative assistant school in Richmond, by student population, is Ivy Tech Community College-Richmond. In 2010, approximately 25 students graduated from the Administrative Assisting program at Ivy Tech Community College-Richmond.
A reported 26 students graduated with credentials in administrative assisting in Richmond in 2010. If you decide to join their ranks, you can expect to pay an average of $3,090 per year in tuition costs.
In addition to tuition costs, you should plan on spending an average of $1,060 for books and supplies each year, while enrolled in a administrative assistant program in Richmond.
After graduating with your credentials in administrative assisting, if you decide to work as an administrative assistant in Richmond, your job prospects are average. There were 56,610 administrative assistants working in Indiana and 4,460 working in the greater Richmond area in 2010. The government projects that the number of administrative assistants in Richmond will increase by 11% 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 Richmond is $21,010 per year, which is lower than the average for administrative assistants state-wide.