With an overall population of 11,182 and a student population of 4,688, approximately 4,688 of Benton Harbor students attend one of Benton Harbor's schools that offer administrative assistant programs.
Lake Michigan College is the largest administrative assistant school in Benton Harbor, based on student population. In 2010, Lake Michigan College graduated approximately 4 students from its administrative assisting program.
In 2010, 9 students graduated with an administrative assisting certificate in Benton Harbor. If you decide to attend a administrative assistant school in Benton Harbor, you can expect to pay an average yearly tuition of $3,105.
You should also anticipate spending about $1,700 for administrative assisting related books and supplies every year.
After graduating with your credentials in administrative assisting, if you decide to work as an administrative assistant in Benton Harbor, your job prospects are not very good. In 2010, 1 out of every 63 administrative assistants in Michigan were working in the greater Benton Harbor area. The number of administrative assistants in Benton Harbor is expected to increase by 7% 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 Benton Harbor is $26,450 per year. This is higher than the state-wide average salary for administrative assistants.