Ellisville has a general population of 3,465 and an overall student population of 5,250. Approximately 5,250 of Ellisville's students are enrolled in schools that offer administrative assistant programs.
Of the 1 administrative assistant schools in Ellisville, the largest administrative assisting school, by student population, is Jones County Junior College. In 2010, approximately 16 students graduated from the Administrative Assisting program at Jones County Junior College.
A reported 16 students graduated with credentials in administrative assisting in Ellisville in 2010. If you decide to join their ranks, you can expect to pay an average of $10,528 per year in tuition if you are eligible for instate tuition. Out of state tuition for all Ellisville administrative assisting schools was an average of $12,528 per year in 2009.
You should also anticipate spending about $1,200 for administrative assisting related books and supplies every year. And if you live on campus at one of the Ellisville-based administrative assistant schools, you will have an added expense of $3,120 per year, on average, for room and board. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $8,470.
Many administrative assisting graduates choose to work as administrative assistants after graduation. If you choose to follow that path and remain in Ellisville, your job prospects are average. There were 28,430 administrative assistants working in Mississippi and 2,760 working in the greater Ellisville area in 2010. By the year 2018, the number of administrative assistants is expected to increase by 10% in Ellisville. This anticipated change is faster than the projected nationwide trend for administrative assistants.
The average salary you can expect to earn as an administrative assistant in Ellisville is $25,210 per year, which is lower than the average for administrative assistants state-wide.