Escanaba has a general population of 13,140 and an overall student population of 2,784. Approximately 2,742 of Escanaba's students are enrolled in schools that offer administrative assistant programs.
Of the 1 administrative assistant schools in Escanaba, the largest administrative assisting school, by student population, is Bay de Noc Community College. In 2010, Bay de Noc Community College graduated approximately 6 students with credentials in administrative assisting.
A reported 6 students graduated with credentials in administrative assisting in Escanaba in 2010. Tuition in 2009 at Escanaba's administrative assistant schools was $13,157 per year for instate students and $14,505 per year for out of state students.
In addition to tuition costs, you should plan on spending an average of $1,400 for books and supplies each year, while enrolled in a administrative assistant program in Escanaba. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $2,800 per year, on average, for room and board. If you live at home, you can cut this cost down to approximately $8,344.
If you plan on staying in Escanaba after graduating from administrative assistant school, you should know that job prospects for administrative assistants in Escanaba, which is the most popular administrative assisting profession, are not very good. In 2010, of the 109,560 administrative assistants in Michigan, 3,420 were working in the greater Escanaba area. The number of administrative assistants in Escanaba is expected to increase by 7% by the year 2018. This anticipated change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for administrative assistants.
The average salary you can expect to earn as an administrative assistant in Escanaba is $24,630 per year, which is lower than the average for administrative assistants state-wide.