With an overall population of 60,476 and a student population of 27,955, approximately 27,654 of Greenville students attend one of Greenville's schools that offer administrative assistant programs.
Greenville's largest administrative assistant school is East Carolina University. Approximately 63 students graduated in 2010 from East Carolina University with credentials in administrative assisting.
In 2010, 63 students graduated with an administrative assisting degree from one of Greenville's administrative assistant schools. If you decide to join their ranks, you can expect to pay an average of $16,502 per year in tuition if you are eligible for instate tuition. Out of state tuition for all Greenville administrative assisting schools was an average of $27,336 per year in 2009.
You should also anticipate spending about $1,075 for administrative assisting related books and supplies every year. And if you live on campus at one of the Greenville-based administrative assistant schools, you will have an added expense of $7,800 per year, on average, for room and board. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $8,702.
After graduating with your credentials in administrative assisting, if you decide to work as an administrative assistant in Greenville, your job prospects are average. In 2010, of the 63,150 administrative assistants in North Carolina, 1,850 were working in the greater Greenville area. By the year 2018, the number of administrative assistants is expected to increase by 8% in Greenville. This anticipated change is the same as the projected nationwide trend for administrative assistants.
As an administrative assistant in Greenville, you can expect to make an average salary of $28,310 per year. This is lower than the average salary for administrative assistants in the state.