With an overall population of 2,601 and a student population of 5,519, approximately 5,519 of Poplarville students attend one of Poplarville's schools that offer administrative assistant programs.
The largest administrative assistant school in Poplarville, by student population, is Pearl River Community College. In 2010, Pearl River Community College graduated approximately 15 students from its administrative assisting program.
A total of 17 students graduated with credentials in administrative assisting from administrative assistant schools in Poplarville in 2010. If you decide to attend one of Poplarville's administrative assistant schools, you can expect to pay an average of $6,480 per year in instate tuition and $8,878 per year in out of state tuition.
You should also anticipate spending about $500 for administrative assisting related books and supplies every year. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $3,800 per year, on average, for room and board at Poplarville-based administrative assistant schools. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $2,880.
If you decide to work as an administrative assistant in Poplarville, your job prospects are average. There were 28,430 administrative assistants working in Mississippi and 2,760 working in the greater Poplarville area in 2010. The number of administrative assistants in Poplarville is expected to 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 Poplarville, you can expect to make an average salary of $25,210 per year. This is lower than the average salary for administrative assistants in the state.