Longview has a total population of 34,660 and a student population of 4,377. Of these students, 4,290 are enrolled in schools that offer administrative assistant programs.
Of the 1 administrative assistant schools in Longview, the largest administrative assisting school, by student population, is Lower Columbia College. Approximately 22 students graduated in 2010 from Lower Columbia College with credentials in administrative assisting.
A reported 52 students graduated with credentials in administrative assisting in Longview in 2010. If you decide to attend a administrative assistant school in Longview, you can expect to pay an average yearly tuition of $3,132.
In addition to tuition costs, you should plan on spending an average of $1,185 for books and supplies each year, while enrolled in a administrative assistant program in Longview.
Many administrative assisting graduates choose to work as administrative assistants after graduation. If you choose to follow that path and remain in Longview, your job prospects are average. In 2010, 1 out of every 85 administrative assistants in Washington State were working in the greater Longview area. Longview's administrative assistant workforce is projected to increase by 9% by the year 2018. 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 Longview is $28,240 per year. This is higher than the state-wide average salary for administrative assistants.