With an overall population of 8,487 and a student population of 502, approximately 502 of Miles City students attend one of Miles City's schools that offer administrative assistant programs.
Miles Community College is the largest administrative assistant school in Miles City, based on student population. Approximately 3 students graduated in 2010 from Miles Community College with credentials in administrative assisting.
A total of 3 students graduated with credentials in administrative assisting from administrative assistant schools in Miles City in 2010. If you decide to join their ranks, you can expect to pay an average of $10,490 per year in tuition if you are eligible for instate tuition. Out of state tuition for all Miles City administrative assisting schools was an average of $13,280 per year in 2009.
You should also anticipate spending about $900 for administrative assisting related books and supplies every year. And if you live on campus at one of the Miles City-based administrative assistant schools, you will have an added expense of $4,800 per year, on average, for room and board. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $0.
After graduating with your credentials in administrative assisting, if you decide to work as an administrative assistant in Miles City, your job prospects are not very good. In 2010, of the 11,310 administrative assistants in Montana, 730 were working in the greater Miles City area. The number of administrative assistants in Miles City is expected to increase by 2% by the year 2018. This projected change is faster than the projected nationwide trend for administrative assistants.
As an administrative assistant in Miles City, you can expect to make an average salary of $24,180 per year. This is lower than the average salary for administrative assistants in the state.