With an overall population of 2,573 and a student population of 3,302, approximately 3,302 of Moorhead students attend one of Moorhead's schools that offer administrative assistant programs.
Of the 1 administrative assistant schools in Moorhead, the largest administrative assisting school, by student population, is Mississippi Delta Community College. In 2010, Mississippi Delta Community College graduated approximately 20 students with credentials in administrative assisting.
A reported 20 students graduated with credentials in administrative assisting in Moorhead in 2010. Tuition in 2009 at Moorhead's administrative assistant schools was $7,560 per year for instate students and $9,168 per year for out of state students.
You should also anticipate spending about $1,200 for administrative assisting related books and supplies every year. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $2,470 per year, on average, for room and board at Moorhead-based administrative assistant schools. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $5,090.
After graduating with your credentials in administrative assisting, if you decide to work as an administrative assistant in Moorhead, your job prospects are average. In 2010, 1 out of every 10 administrative assistants in Mississippi were working in the greater Moorhead area. The government projects that the number of administrative assistants in Moorhead will increase by 10% by the year 2018. This anticipated change is faster than the projected nationwide trend for administrative assistants.
As an administrative assistant in Moorhead, you can expect to make an average salary of $23,170 per year. This is lower than the average salary for administrative assistants in the state.