Park Hills has a general population of 7,861 and an overall student population of 3,671. Approximately 3,671 of Park Hills's students are enrolled in schools that offer administrative assistant programs.
Mineral Area College is the largest administrative assistant school in Park Hills, based on student population. In 2010, Mineral Area College graduated approximately 18 students from its administrative assisting program.
A reported 18 students graduated with credentials in administrative assisting in Park Hills in 2010. Tuition in 2009 at Park Hills's administrative assistant schools was $13,182 per year for instate students and $13,902 per year for out of state students.
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 Park Hills. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $3,555 per year, on average, for room and board. If you live at home, you can cut this cost down to approximately $8,058.
Many administrative assisting graduates choose to work as administrative assistants after graduation. If you choose to follow that path and remain in Park Hills, your job prospects are not very good. There were 79,120 administrative assistants working in Missouri and 3,890 working in the greater Park Hills area in 2010. The number of administrative assistants in Park Hills is expected to increase by 3% by the year 2018. This projected change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for administrative assistants.
The average salary you can expect to earn as an administrative assistant in Park Hills is $22,070 per year, which is lower than the average for administrative assistants state-wide.