Summit has a total population of 1,428 and a student population of 2,119. Of these students, 2,119 are enrolled in schools that offer administrative assistant programs.
Southwest Mississippi Community College is the largest administrative assistant school in Summit, based on student population. In 2010, Southwest Mississippi Community College graduated approximately 9 students from its administrative assisting program.
A reported 9 students graduated with credentials in administrative assisting in Summit in 2010. If you decide to attend one of Summit's administrative assistant schools, you can expect to pay an average of $9,450 per year in instate tuition and $12,150 per year in out of state tuition.
You should also anticipate spending about $700 for administrative assisting related books and supplies every year. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $2,780 per year, on average, for room and board. If you live at home, you can cut this cost down to approximately $6,450.
After graduating with your credentials in administrative assisting, if you decide to work as an administrative assistant in Summit, your job prospects are average. In 2010, of the 28,430 administrative assistants in Mississippi, 2,540 were working in the greater Summit area. The number of administrative assistants in Summit is expected to increase by 10% by the year 2018. This projected change is faster than the projected nationwide trend for administrative assistants.
As an administrative assistant in Summit, you can expect to make an average salary of $23,650 per year. This is lower than the average salary for administrative assistants in the state.