Bethpage has a general population of 16,543 and an overall student population of 1,779. Approximately 1,779 of Bethpage's students are enrolled in schools that offer administrative assistant programs.
Bethpage's largest administrative assistant school is Briarcliffe College. In 2010, Briarcliffe College graduated approximately 2 students with credentials in administrative assisting.
In 2010, 2 students graduated with an administrative assisting degree from one of Bethpage's administrative assistant schools. In 2009 tuition at administrative assistant schools in Bethpage was $17,392 per year, on average.
You should also anticipate spending about $1,000 for administrative assisting related books and supplies every year. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $8,950 per year, on average, for room and board. If you live at home, you can cut this cost down to approximately $22,869.
If you plan on staying in Bethpage after graduating from administrative assistant school, you should know that job prospects for administrative assistants in Bethpage, which is the most popular administrative assisting profession, are not very good. In 2010, there were 191,760 administrative assistants in New York. Of these administrative assistants, 28,920 were working in the greater Bethpage area. By the year 2018, the number of administrative assistants is expected to increase by 1% in Bethpage. 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 Bethpage is $28,070 per year. This is lower than the state-wide average salary for administrative assistants.