With an overall population of 20,795 and a student population of 2,729, approximately 2,729 of Lumberton students attend one of Lumberton's schools that offer administrative assistant programs.
Robeson Community College is the largest administrative assistant school in Lumberton, based on student population. In 2010, Robeson Community College graduated approximately 12 students with credentials in administrative assisting.
In 2010, 12 students graduated with an administrative assisting degree from one of Lumberton's administrative assistant schools. In 2009 tuition at administrative assistant schools in Lumberton was $1,554 per year, on average.
In addition to tuition costs, you should plan on spending an average of $960 for books and supplies each year, while enrolled in a administrative assistant program in Lumberton.
If you plan on staying in Lumberton after graduating from administrative assistant school, you should know that job prospects for administrative assistants in Lumberton, which is the most popular administrative assisting profession, are not very good. In 2010, of the 59,860 administrative assistants in North Carolina, 4,740 were working in the greater Lumberton area. By the year 2018, the number of administrative assistants is expected to increase by 4% in Lumberton. This anticipated change is faster than the projected nationwide trend for administrative assistants.
The average salary you can expect to earn as an administrative assistant in Lumberton is $27,160 per year, which is lower than the average for administrative assistants state-wide.