State College has a total population of 38,420 and a student population of 723. Of these students, 707 are enrolled in schools that offer administrative assistant programs.
Of the 1 administrative assistant schools in State College, the largest administrative assisting school, by student population, is South Hills School of Business & Technology. In 2010, South Hills School of Business & Technology graduated approximately 1 students from its administrative assisting program.
A reported 2 students graduated with credentials in administrative assisting in State College in 2010. In 2009 tuition at administrative assistant schools in State College was $13,578 per year, on average.
In addition to tuition costs, plan on spending an average of $2,400 for administrative assisting related books and supplies each year.
Many administrative assisting graduates choose to work as administrative assistants after graduation. If you choose to follow that path and remain in State College, your job prospects are not very good. In 2010, there were 163,700 administrative assistants in Pennsylvania. Of these administrative assistants, 4,130 were working in the greater State College area. By the year 2018, the number of administrative assistants is expected to increase by 1% in State College. 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 State College is $32,670 per year, which is higher than the average for administrative assistants state-wide.