Youngwood has a total population of 4,138 and a student population of 7,089. Of these students, 7,089 are enrolled in schools that offer administrative assistant programs.
Of the 1 administrative assistant schools in Youngwood, the largest administrative assisting school, by student population, is Westmoreland County Community College. Approximately 19 students graduated in 2010 from Westmoreland County Community College with credentials in administrative assisting.
In 2010, 27 students graduated with an administrative assisting certificate in Youngwood. In 2009 tuition at administrative assistant schools in Youngwood was $2,700 per year, on average.
In addition to tuition costs, plan on spending an average of $1,300 for administrative assisting related books and supplies each year.
If you plan on staying in Youngwood after graduating from administrative assistant school, you should know that job prospects for administrative assistants in Youngwood, which is the most popular administrative assisting profession, are not very good. In 2010, of the 163,700 administrative assistants in Pennsylvania, 29,150 were working in the greater Youngwood area. The government projects that the number of administrative assistants in Youngwood 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 Youngwood is $25,720 per year, which is lower than the average for administrative assistants state-wide.