Tonkawa has a total population of 3,299 and a student population of 5,228. Of these students, 5,228 are enrolled in schools that offer administrative assistant programs.
Northern Oklahoma College is the largest administrative assistant school in Tonkawa, based on student population. Approximately 17 students graduated in 2010 from Northern Oklahoma College with credentials in administrative assisting.
A total of 20 students graduated with credentials in administrative assisting from administrative assistant schools in Tonkawa in 2010. If you decide to attend one of Tonkawa's administrative assistant schools, you can expect to pay an average of $9,713 per year in instate tuition and $13,223 per year in out of state tuition.
In addition to tuition costs, you should plan on spending an average of $900 for books and supplies each year, while enrolled in a administrative assistant program in Tonkawa. And if you live on campus at one of the Tonkawa-based administrative assistant schools, you will have an added expense of $4,010 per year, on average, for room and board. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $6,903.
Many administrative assisting graduates choose to work as administrative assistants after graduation. If you choose to follow that path and remain in Tonkawa, your job prospects are not very good. In 2010, 1 out of every 14 administrative assistants in Oklahoma were working in the greater Tonkawa area. The number of administrative assistants in Tonkawa is expected to increase by 1% by the year 2018. This projected change is the same as the projected nationwide trend for administrative assistants.
The average salary you can expect to earn as an administrative assistant in Tonkawa is $23,510 per year. This is higher than the state-wide average salary for administrative assistants.