With an overall population of 77,145 and a student population of 38,972, approximately 11,999 of Kalamazoo students attend one of Kalamazoo's schools that offer administrative assistant programs.
Of the 1 administrative assistant schools in Kalamazoo, the largest administrative assisting school, by student population, is Kalamazoo Valley Community College. In 2010, Kalamazoo Valley Community College graduated approximately 21 students from its administrative assisting program.
A reported 21 students graduated with credentials in administrative assisting in Kalamazoo in 2010. If you decide to join their ranks, you can expect to pay an average of $2,201 per year in tuition costs.
You should also anticipate spending about $1,200 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 Kalamazoo, your job prospects are not very good. In 2010, there were 109,560 administrative assistants in Michigan. Of these administrative assistants, 4,430 were working in the greater Kalamazoo area. The number of administrative assistants in Kalamazoo 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 Kalamazoo is $25,270 per year, which is lower than the average for administrative assistants state-wide.