If you are interested in pursuing administrative assisting, you may want to consider attending one of the 2 administrative assistant schools in Albuquerque, New Mexico. Albuquerque has a total population of 448,607 and a student population of 58,917. Of these students, 28,634 are enrolled in schools that offer administrative assistant programs.
Central New Mexico Community College is the largest administrative assistant school in Albuquerque, based on student population. Approximately 39 students graduated in 2010 from Central New Mexico Community College with credentials in administrative assisting.
A reported 57 students graduated with credentials in administrative assisting in Albuquerque in 2010. In 2009 tuition at administrative assistant schools in Albuquerque was $1,189 per year, on average.
In addition to tuition costs, you should plan on spending an average of $1,179 for books and supplies each year, while enrolled in a administrative assistant program in Albuquerque. And if you live on campus at one of the Albuquerque-based administrative assistant schools, you will have an added expense of $165 per year, on average, for room and board. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $8,857.
After graduating with your credentials in administrative assisting, if you decide to work as an administrative assistant in Albuquerque, your job prospects are not very good. In 2010, of the 17,580 administrative assistants in New Mexico, 7,530 were working in the greater Albuquerque area. The number of administrative assistants in Albuquerque is expected to decrease by 0% by the year 2018. This anticipated change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for administrative assistants.
As an administrative assistant in Albuquerque, you can expect to make an average salary of $28,980 per year. This is lower than the average salary for administrative assistants in the state.
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