Natchitoches has a total population of 17,865 and a student population of 9,247. Of these students, 9,247 are enrolled in schools that offer administrative assistant programs.
Of the 1 administrative assistant schools in Natchitoches, the largest administrative assisting school, by student population, is Northwestern State University of Louisiana. In 2010, Northwestern State University of Louisiana graduated approximately 3 students from its administrative assisting program.
A total of 3 students graduated with credentials in administrative assisting from administrative assistant schools in Natchitoches in 2010. Tuition in 2009 at Natchitoches's administrative assistant schools was $14,786 per year for instate students and $21,472 per year for out of state students.
You should also anticipate spending about $1,200 for administrative assisting related books and supplies every year. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $6,682 per year, on average, for room and board. If you live at home, you can cut this cost down to approximately $0.
After graduating with your credentials in administrative assisting, if you decide to work as an administrative assistant in Natchitoches, your job prospects are not very good. In 2010, of the 38,940 administrative assistants in Louisiana, 1,690 were working in the greater Natchitoches area. Natchitoches's administrative assistant workforce is projected 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 Natchitoches is $21,640 per year, which is lower than the average for administrative assistants state-wide.