Garden City has a total population of 21,672 and a student population of 32,176. Of these students, 22,719 are enrolled in schools that offer administrative assistant programs.
Nassau Community College is the largest administrative assistant school in Garden City, based on student population. Approximately 12 students graduated in 2010 from Nassau Community College with credentials in administrative assisting.
In 2010, 13 students graduated with an administrative assisting degree from one of Garden City's administrative assistant schools. In 2009 tuition at administrative assistant schools in Garden City was $3,927 per year, on average.
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 Garden City.
Many administrative assisting graduates choose to work as administrative assistants after graduation. If you choose to follow that path and remain in Garden City, your job prospects are not very good. There were 191,760 administrative assistants working in New York and 28,920 working in the greater Garden City area in 2010. Garden City's administrative assistant workforce is projected to increase by 1% 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 Garden City is $28,070 per year, which is lower than the average for administrative assistants state-wide.