Hillsboro has a total population of 2,854 and a student population of 640. Of these students, 640 are enrolled in schools that offer administrative assistant programs.
Of the 1 administrative assistant schools in Hillsboro, the largest administrative assisting school, by student population, is Tabor College. In 2010, Tabor College graduated approximately 0 students from its administrative assisting program.
In 2009 tuition at administrative assistant schools in Hillsboro was $19,660 per year, on average.
In addition to tuition costs, plan on spending an average of $700 for administrative assisting related books and supplies each year. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $6,870 per year, on average, for room and board. If you live at home, you can cut this cost down to approximately $0.
If you decide to work as an administrative assistant in Hillsboro, your job prospects are not very good. There were 19,730 administrative assistants working in Kansas and 7,690 working in the greater Hillsboro area in 2010. The government projects that the number of administrative assistants in Hillsboro will 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 Hillsboro, 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.