With an overall population of 28,451 and a student population of 2,054, approximately 2,054 of Garden City students attend one of Garden City's schools that offer administrative assistant programs.
Of the 1 administrative assistant schools in Garden City, the largest administrative assisting school, by student population, is Garden City Community College. In 2010, Garden City Community College graduated approximately 1 students from its administrative assisting program.
A reported 1 students graduated with credentials in administrative assisting in Garden City in 2010. If you decide to attend one of Garden City's administrative assistant schools, you can expect to pay an average of $11,308 per year in instate tuition and $12,012 per year in out of state tuition.
In addition to tuition costs, plan on spending an average of $840 for administrative assisting related books and supplies each year. And if you live on campus at one of the Garden City-based administrative assistant schools, you will have an added expense of $4,775 per year, on average, for room and board. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $5,896.
If you plan on staying in Garden City after graduating from administrative assistant school, you should know that job prospects for administrative assistants in Garden City, 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 Garden City area. Garden City's administrative assistant workforce is projected to increase by 3% by the year 2018. This projected change is faster than the projected nationwide trend for administrative assistants.
As an administrative assistant in Garden City, 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.