Chanute has a general population of 9,411 and an overall student population of 2,275. Approximately 2,275 of Chanute's students are enrolled in schools that offer administrative assistant programs.
Neosho County Community College is the largest administrative assistant school in Chanute, based on student population. In 2010, Neosho County Community College graduated approximately 0 students with credentials in administrative assisting.
Tuition in 2009 at Chanute's administrative assistant schools was $9,448 per year for instate students and $10,216 per year for out of state students.
In addition to tuition costs, plan on spending an average of $320 for administrative assisting related books and supplies each year. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $4,600 per year, on average, for room and board at Chanute-based administrative assistant schools. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $4,748.
If you plan on staying in Chanute after graduating from administrative assistant school, you should know that job prospects for administrative assistants in Chanute, which is the most popular administrative assisting profession, are not very good. In 2010, 1 out of every 5 administrative assistants in Kansas were working in the greater Chanute area. By the year 2018, the number of administrative assistants is expected to increase by 3% in Chanute. This anticipated change is faster than the projected nationwide trend for administrative assistants.
As an administrative assistant in Chanute, you can expect to make an average salary of $24,170 per year. This is lower than the average salary for administrative assistants in the state.