Syracuse, New York has 2 administrative assistant schools for you to consider if you are interested in pursuing a degree in administrative assisting. Syracuse has a general population of 147,306 and an overall student population of 40,837. Approximately 12,832 of Syracuse's students are enrolled in schools that offer administrative assistant programs.
Syracuse's largest administrative assistant school is Bryant and Stratton College-Main Syracuse and is accredited by the Middle States Commission on Higher Education. In 2010, Bryant and Stratton College-Main Syracuse graduated approximately 6 students from its administrative assisting program.
A reported 7 students graduated with credentials in administrative assisting in Syracuse in 2010. In 2009 tuition at administrative assistant schools in Syracuse was $9,378 per year, on average.
You should also anticipate spending about $1,415 for administrative assisting related books and supplies every year. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $7,931 per year, on average, for room and board at Syracuse-based administrative assistant schools. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $13,888.
After graduating with your credentials in administrative assisting, if you decide to work as an administrative assistant in Syracuse, your job prospects are not very good. In 2010, there were 191,760 administrative assistants in New York. Of these administrative assistants, 6,360 were working in the greater Syracuse area. Syracuse'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 Syracuse is $26,550 per year, which is lower than the average for administrative assistants state-wide.