Fulton has a general population of 3,882 and an overall student population of 7,596. Approximately 7,596 of Fulton's students are enrolled in schools that offer administrative assistant programs.
Fulton's largest administrative assistant school is Itawamba Community College. In 2010, Itawamba Community College graduated approximately 46 students from its administrative assisting program.
A reported 46 students graduated with credentials in administrative assisting in Fulton in 2010. If you decide to attend one of Fulton's administrative assistant schools, you can expect to pay an average of $9,150 per year in instate tuition and $10,900 per year in out of state tuition.
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 Fulton. And if you live on campus at one of the Fulton-based administrative assistant schools, you will have an added expense of $3,010 per year, on average, for room and board. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $6,490.
After graduating with your credentials in administrative assisting, if you decide to work as an administrative assistant in Fulton, your job prospects are average. In 2010, there were 28,430 administrative assistants in Mississippi. Of these administrative assistants, 4,510 were working in the greater Fulton area. Fulton's administrative assistant workforce is projected to increase by 10% by the year 2018. 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 Fulton is $25,030 per year. This is lower than the state-wide average salary for administrative assistants.