Alberta has a general population of 306 and an overall student population of 6,305. Approximately 6,305 of Alberta's students are enrolled in schools that offer administrative assistant programs.
Of the 1 administrative assistant schools in Alberta, the largest administrative assisting school, by student population, is Southside Virginia Community College. Approximately 14 students graduated in 2010 from Southside Virginia Community College with credentials in administrative assisting.
In 2010, 14 students graduated with an administrative assisting degree from one of Alberta's administrative assistant schools. In 2009 tuition at administrative assistant schools in Alberta was $2,856 per year, on average.
In addition to tuition costs, plan on spending an average of $1,150 for administrative assisting related books and supplies each year.
If you decide to work as an administrative assistant in Alberta, your job prospects are good. In 2010, there were 117,750 administrative assistants in Virginia. Of these administrative assistants, 2,140 were working in the greater Alberta area. Alberta's administrative assistant workforce is projected to increase by 16% by the year 2018. This anticipated change is faster than the projected nationwide trend for administrative assistants.
As an administrative assistant in Alberta, you can expect to make an average salary of $22,570 per year. This is lower than the average salary for administrative assistants in the state.