Ironwood has a total population of 6,293 and a student population of 1,162. Of these students, 1,162 are enrolled in schools that offer administrative assistant programs.
Gogebic Community College is the largest administrative assistant school in Ironwood, based on student population. Approximately 0 students graduated in 2010 from Gogebic Community College with credentials in administrative assisting.
If you decide to join their ranks, you can expect to pay an average of $9,413 per year in tuition if you are eligible for instate tuition. Out of state tuition for all Ironwood administrative assisting schools was an average of $10,219 per year in 2009.
In addition to tuition costs, you should plan on spending an average of $1,000 for books and supplies each year, while enrolled in a administrative assistant program in Ironwood. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $3,790 per year, on average, for room and board at Ironwood-based administrative assistant schools. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $5,623.
After graduating with your credentials in administrative assisting, if you decide to work as an administrative assistant in Ironwood, your job prospects are not very good. There were 109,560 administrative assistants working in Michigan and 3,420 working in the greater Ironwood area in 2010. By the year 2018, the number of administrative assistants is expected to increase by 7% in Ironwood. This anticipated change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for administrative assistants.
As an administrative assistant in Ironwood, you can expect to make an average salary of $24,630 per year. This is lower than the average salary for administrative assistants in the state.