Troy has a total population of 49,170 and a student population of 21,055. Of these students, 13,320 are enrolled in schools that offer administrative assistant programs.
Of the 1 administrative assistant schools in Troy, the largest administrative assisting school, by student population, is Hudson Valley Community College. In 2010, Hudson Valley Community College graduated approximately 7 students from its administrative assisting program.
In 2010, 7 students graduated with an administrative assisting degree from one of Troy's administrative assistant schools. In 2009 tuition at administrative assistant schools in Troy was $3,844 per year, on average.
In addition to tuition costs, you should plan on spending an average of $1,000 for books and supplies each year, while enrolled in a administrative assistant program in Troy.
If you decide to work as an administrative assistant in Troy, your job prospects are not very good. There were 191,760 administrative assistants working in New York and 10,510 working in the greater Troy area in 2010. The government projects that the number of administrative assistants in Troy will increase by 1% by the year 2018. This anticipated change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for administrative assistants.
As an administrative assistant in Troy, you can expect to make an average salary of $27,970 per year. This is lower than the average salary for administrative assistants in the state.