With an overall population of 45,679 and a student population of 1,250, approximately 339 of Salina students attend one of Salina's schools that offer administrative assistant programs.
Salina's largest administrative assistant school is Salina Area Technical College. In 2010, approximately 8 students graduated from the Administrative Assisting program at Salina Area Technical College.
In 2010, 8 students graduated with an administrative assisting certificate from one of Salina's administrative assistant schools. In 2009 tuition at administrative assistant schools in Salina was $3,452 per year, on average.
In addition to tuition costs, you should plan on spending an average of $325 for books and supplies each year, while enrolled in a administrative assistant program in Salina.
After graduating with your credentials in administrative assisting, if you decide to work as an administrative assistant in Salina, your job prospects are not very good. In 2010, 1 out of every 5 administrative assistants in Kansas were working in the greater Salina area. Salina's administrative assistant workforce is projected to increase by 3% by the year 2018. This anticipated change is faster than the projected nationwide trend for administrative assistants.
As an administrative assistant in Salina, 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.