Poplar has a total population of 911 and a student population of 427. Of these students, 427 are enrolled in schools that offer administrative assistant programs.
Of the 1 administrative assistant schools in Poplar, the largest administrative assisting school, by student population, is Fort Peck Community College. In 2010, approximately 2 students graduated from the Administrative Assisting program at Fort Peck Community College.
A total of 3 students graduated with credentials in administrative assisting from administrative assistant schools in Poplar in 2010. In 2009 tuition at administrative assistant schools in Poplar was $2,250 per year, on average.
In addition to tuition costs, you should plan on spending an average of $700 for books and supplies each year, while enrolled in a administrative assistant program in Poplar.
Many administrative assisting graduates choose to work as administrative assistants after graduation. If you choose to follow that path and remain in Poplar, your job prospects are not very good. In 2010, there were 11,310 administrative assistants in Montana. Of these administrative assistants, 730 were working in the greater Poplar area. Poplar's administrative assistant workforce is projected to increase by 2% by the year 2018. This projected change is faster than the projected nationwide trend for administrative assistants.
The average salary you can expect to earn as an administrative assistant in Poplar is $24,180 per year. This is lower than the state-wide average salary for administrative assistants.