Westminster has a total population of 16,731 and a student population of 7,520. Of these students, 3,913 are enrolled in schools that offer administrative assistant programs.
Of the 1 administrative assistant schools in Westminster, the largest administrative assisting school, by student population, is Carroll Community College. In 2010, Carroll Community College graduated approximately 1 students with credentials in administrative assisting.
A total of 1 students graduated with credentials in administrative assisting from administrative assistant schools in Westminster in 2010. If you decide to join their ranks, you can expect to pay an average of $2,852 per year in tuition costs.
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 Westminster after graduating from administrative assistant school, you should know that job prospects for administrative assistants in Westminster, which is the most popular administrative assisting profession, are average. In 2010, 1 out of every 2 administrative assistants in Maryland were working in the greater Westminster area. Westminster's administrative assistant workforce is projected to increase by 10% 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 Westminster is $28,860 per year. This is higher than the state-wide average salary for administrative assistants.