New Bern has a total population of 23,128 and a student population of 3,458. Of these students, 3,458 are enrolled in schools that offer administrative assistant programs.
Of the 1 administrative assistant schools in New Bern, the largest administrative assisting school, by student population, is Craven Community College. In 2010, Craven Community College graduated approximately 5 students with credentials in administrative assisting.
A reported 5 students graduated with credentials in administrative assisting in New Bern in 2010. If you decide to attend a administrative assistant school in New Bern, you can expect to pay an average yearly tuition of $1,316.
In addition to tuition costs, you should plan on spending an average of $1,270 for books and supplies each year, while enrolled in a administrative assistant program in New Bern.
If you plan on staying in New Bern after graduating from administrative assistant school, you should know that job prospects for administrative assistants in New Bern, which is the most popular administrative assisting profession, are not very good. In 2010, of the 59,860 administrative assistants in North Carolina, 2,980 were working in the greater New Bern area. By the year 2018, the number of administrative assistants is expected to increase by 4% in New Bern. This projected change is faster than the projected nationwide trend for administrative assistants.
As an administrative assistant in New Bern, you can expect to make an average salary of $27,290 per year. This is lower than the average salary for administrative assistants in the state.