With an overall population of 4,144 and a student population of 7,710, approximately 3,855 of Richlands students attend one of Richlands's schools that offer administrative assistant programs.
The largest administrative assistant school in Richlands, by student population, is Southwest Virginia Community College. In 2010, approximately 5 students graduated from the Administrative Assisting program at Southwest Virginia Community College.
In 2010, 5 students graduated with an administrative assisting degree in Richlands. In 2009 tuition at administrative assistant schools in Richlands was $2,638 per year, on average.
In addition to tuition costs, plan on spending an average of $1,000 for administrative assisting related books and supplies each year.
If you plan on staying in Richlands after graduating from administrative assistant school, you should know that job prospects for administrative assistants in Richlands, which is the most popular administrative assisting profession, are good. In 2010, there were 117,750 administrative assistants in Virginia. Of these administrative assistants, 4,970 were working in the greater Richlands area. By the year 2018, the number of administrative assistants is expected to increase by 16% in Richlands. This anticipated change is faster than the projected nationwide trend for administrative assistants.
The average salary you can expect to earn as an administrative assistant in Richlands is $20,700 per year, which is lower than the average for administrative assistants state-wide.
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