Clarion has a general population of 6,185 and an overall student population of 7,346. Approximately 7,346 of Clarion's students are enrolled in schools that offer administrative assistant programs.
Clarion University of Pennsylvania is the largest administrative assistant school in Clarion, based on student population. Approximately 1 students graduated in 2010 from Clarion University of Pennsylvania with credentials in administrative assisting.
In 2010, 1 students graduated with an administrative assisting degree in Clarion. Tuition in 2009 at Clarion's administrative assistant schools was $18,210 per year for instate students and $23,868 per year for out of state students.
You should also anticipate spending about $900 for administrative assisting related books and supplies every year. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $6,884 per year, on average, for room and board at Clarion-based administrative assistant schools. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $10,780.
Many administrative assisting graduates choose to work as administrative assistants after graduation. If you choose to follow that path and remain in Clarion, your job prospects are not very good. There were 163,700 administrative assistants working in Pennsylvania and 4,810 working in the greater Clarion area in 2010. The government projects that the number of administrative assistants in Clarion will increase by 1% by the year 2018. This anticipated change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for administrative assistants.
The average salary you can expect to earn as an administrative assistant in Clarion is $23,130 per year, which is lower than the average for administrative assistants state-wide.