With an overall population of 13,027 and a student population of 829, approximately 829 of Minden students attend one of Minden's schools that offer administrative assistant programs.
Northwest Louisiana Technical College is the largest administrative assistant school in Minden, based on student population. In 2010, Northwest Louisiana Technical College graduated approximately 73 students with credentials in administrative assisting.
In 2010, 73 students graduated with an administrative assisting certificate in Minden. In 2009 tuition at administrative assistant schools in Minden was $864 per year, on average.
In addition to tuition costs, plan on spending an average of $1,200 for administrative assisting related books and supplies each year.
If you plan on staying in Minden after graduating from administrative assistant school, you should know that job prospects for administrative assistants in Minden, which is the most popular administrative assisting profession, are not very good. There were 38,940 administrative assistants working in Louisiana and 2,090 working in the greater Minden area in 2010. The number of administrative assistants in Minden is expected to decrease by -3% by the year 2018. This projected change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for administrative assistants.
The average salary you can expect to earn as an administrative assistant in Minden is $23,070 per year. This is lower than the state-wide average salary for administrative assistants.