Coos Bay has a total population of 15,374 and a student population of 2,206. Of these students, 2,206 are enrolled in schools that offer administrative assistant programs.
The largest administrative assistant school in Coos Bay, by student population, is Southwestern Oregon Community College. In 2010, Southwestern Oregon Community College graduated approximately 1 students from its administrative assisting program.
A total of 1 students graduated with credentials in administrative assisting from administrative assistant schools in Coos Bay in 2010. In 2009 tuition at administrative assistant schools in Coos Bay was $3,912 per year, on average.
You should also anticipate spending about $1,200 for administrative assisting related books and supplies every year. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $5,330 per year, on average, for room and board. If you live at home, you can cut this cost down to approximately $7,272.
After graduating with your credentials in administrative assisting, if you decide to work as an administrative assistant in Coos Bay, your job prospects are average. There were 37,450 administrative assistants working in Oregon and 1,350 working in the greater Coos Bay area in 2010. Coos Bay's administrative assistant workforce is projected to increase by 8% by the year 2018. This anticipated 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 Coos Bay is $27,110 per year, which is lower than the average for administrative assistants state-wide.