Brenham has a general population of 13,507 and an overall student population of 17,173. Approximately 17,173 of Brenham's students are enrolled in schools that offer administrative assistant programs.
Of the 1 administrative assistant schools in Brenham, the largest administrative assisting school, by student population, is Blinn College. Approximately 24 students graduated in 2010 from Blinn College with credentials in administrative assisting.
A reported 24 students graduated with credentials in administrative assisting in Brenham in 2010. Tuition in 2009 at Brenham's administrative assistant schools was $10,637 per year for instate students and $12,461 per year for out of state students.
You should also anticipate spending about $1,094 for administrative assisting related books and supplies every year. And if you live on campus at one of the Brenham-based administrative assistant schools, you will have an added expense of $4,630 per year, on average, for room and board. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $6,007.
If you decide to work as an administrative assistant in Brenham, your job prospects are good. There were 239,400 administrative assistants working in Texas and 3,310 working in the greater Brenham area in 2010. The government projects that the number of administrative assistants in Brenham will increase by 16% by the year 2018. This projected change is faster than the projected nationwide trend for administrative assistants.
The average salary you can expect to earn as an administrative assistant in Brenham is $23,050 per year, which is lower than the average for administrative assistants state-wide.