Battle Creek has a general population of 53,364 and an overall student population of 6,380. Approximately 5,976 of Battle Creek's students are enrolled in schools that offer administrative assistant programs.
The largest administrative assistant school in Battle Creek, by student population, is Kellogg Community College. In 2010, approximately 9 students graduated from the Administrative Assisting program at Kellogg Community College.
A reported 12 students graduated with credentials in administrative assisting in Battle Creek in 2010. If you decide to attend a administrative assistant school in Battle Creek, you can expect to pay an average yearly tuition of $2,403.
In addition to tuition costs, plan on spending an average of $1,300 for administrative assisting related books and supplies each year.
If you plan on staying in Battle Creek after graduating from administrative assistant school, you should know that job prospects for administrative assistants in Battle Creek, which is the most popular administrative assisting profession, are not very good. In 2010, there were 109,560 administrative assistants in Michigan. Of these administrative assistants, 1,680 were working in the greater Battle Creek area. The number of administrative assistants in Battle Creek is expected to increase by 7% by the year 2018. This projected change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for administrative assistants.
As an administrative assistant in Battle Creek, you can expect to make an average salary of $26,940 per year. This is higher than the average salary for administrative assistants in the state.