Manhattan has a total population of 44,831 and a student population of 24,547. Of these students, 532 are enrolled in schools that offer administrative assistant programs.
Manhattan Area Technical College is the largest administrative assistant school in Manhattan, based on student population. In 2010, Manhattan Area Technical College graduated approximately 5 students with credentials in administrative assisting.
In 2010, 5 students graduated with an administrative assisting degree in Manhattan. If you decide to attend a administrative assistant school in Manhattan, you can expect to pay an average yearly tuition of $3,500.
You should also anticipate spending about $1,900 for administrative assisting related books and supplies every year.
After graduating with your credentials in administrative assisting, if you decide to work as an administrative assistant in Manhattan, your job prospects are good. In 2010, 1 out of every 27 administrative assistants in Kansas were working in the greater Manhattan area. The number of administrative assistants in Manhattan is expected to increase by 12% by the year 2018. This projected change is faster than the projected nationwide trend for administrative assistants.
The average salary you can expect to earn as an administrative assistant in Manhattan is $22,140 per year, which is lower than the average for administrative assistants state-wide.