Lynchburg has a general population of 65,269 and an overall student population of 55,853. Approximately 5,420 of Lynchburg's students are enrolled in schools that offer administrative assistant programs.
Lynchburg's largest administrative assistant school is Central Virginia Community College. In 2010, Central Virginia Community College graduated approximately 9 students from its administrative assisting program.
In 2010, 9 students graduated with an administrative assisting degree from one of Lynchburg's administrative assistant schools. In 2009 tuition at administrative assistant schools in Lynchburg was $2,886 per year, on average.
In addition to tuition costs, you should plan on spending an average of $1,000 for books and supplies each year, while enrolled in a administrative assistant program in Lynchburg.
If you plan on staying in Lynchburg after graduating from administrative assistant school, you should know that job prospects for administrative assistants in Lynchburg, which is the most popular administrative assisting profession, are good. There were 117,750 administrative assistants working in Virginia and 2,760 working in the greater Lynchburg area in 2010. The government projects that the number of administrative assistants in Lynchburg 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 Lynchburg is $22,920 per year. This is lower than the state-wide average salary for administrative assistants.