With an overall population of 976 and a student population of 3,698, approximately 3,698 of Highland students attend one of Highland's schools that offer administrative assistant programs.
Highland Community College is the largest administrative assistant school in Highland, based on student population. In 2010, Highland Community College graduated approximately 1 students with credentials in administrative assisting.
In 2010, 1 students graduated with an administrative assisting certificate in Highland. If you decide to attend one of Highland's administrative assistant schools, you can expect to pay an average of $9,485 per year in instate tuition and $11,015 per year in out of state tuition.
In addition to tuition costs, plan on spending an average of $420 for administrative assisting related books and supplies each year. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $4,480 per year, on average, for room and board at Highland-based administrative assistant schools. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $4,635.
If you decide to work as an administrative assistant in Highland, your job prospects are good. In 2010, of the 25,330 administrative assistants in Kansas, 1,170 were working in the greater Highland area. Highland's administrative assistant workforce is projected to increase by 12% by the year 2018. This anticipated change is faster than the projected nationwide trend for administrative assistants.
As an administrative assistant in Highland, you can expect to make an average salary of $24,890 per year. This is higher than the average salary for administrative assistants in the state.