Hagerstown has a total population of 36,687 and a student population of 4,606. Of these students, 4,452 are enrolled in schools that offer administrative assistant programs.
Hagerstown's largest administrative assistant school is Hagerstown Community College. In 2010, Hagerstown Community College graduated approximately 3 students with credentials in administrative assisting.
A total of 3 students graduated with credentials in administrative assisting from administrative assistant schools in Hagerstown in 2010. If you decide to join their ranks, you can expect to pay an average of $2,634 per year in tuition costs.
In addition to tuition costs, you should plan on spending an average of $1,250 for books and supplies each year, while enrolled in a administrative assistant program in Hagerstown.
Many administrative assisting graduates choose to work as administrative assistants after graduation. If you choose to follow that path and remain in Hagerstown, your job prospects are average. In 2010, there were 68,550 administrative assistants in Maryland. Of these administrative assistants, 2,480 were working in the greater Hagerstown area. The government projects that the number of administrative assistants in Hagerstown will increase by 10% by the year 2018. This projected change is faster than the projected nationwide trend for administrative assistants.
As an administrative assistant in Hagerstown, you can expect to make an average salary of $26,040 per year. This is lower than the average salary for administrative assistants in the state.