Alexandria has a general population of 8,820 and an overall student population of 2,550. Approximately 2,550 of Alexandria's students are enrolled in schools that offer administrative assistant programs.
Alexandria Technical & Community College is the largest administrative assistant school in Alexandria, based on student population. In 2010, approximately 5 students graduated from the Administrative Assisting program at Alexandria Technical & Community College.
A total of 5 students graduated with credentials in administrative assisting from administrative assistant schools in Alexandria in 2010. If you decide to attend a administrative assistant school in Alexandria, you can expect to pay an average yearly tuition of $5,278.
You should also anticipate spending about $1,200 for administrative assisting related books and supplies every year.
If you decide to work as an administrative assistant in Alexandria, your job prospects are not very good. In 2010, 1 out of every 16 administrative assistants in Minnesota were working in the greater Alexandria area. The government projects that the number of administrative assistants in Alexandria will 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 Alexandria is $26,430 per year, which is higher than the average for administrative assistants state-wide.