With an overall population of 2,387 and a student population of 3,421, approximately 3,421 of Fennimore students attend one of Fennimore's schools that offer administrative assistant programs.
The largest administrative assistant school in Fennimore, by student population, is Southwest Wisconsin Technical College. In 2010, Southwest Wisconsin Technical College graduated approximately 11 students from its administrative assisting program.
A reported 24 students graduated with credentials in administrative assisting in Fennimore in 2010. If you decide to join their ranks, you can expect to pay an average of $13,567 per year in tuition if you are eligible for instate tuition. Out of state tuition for all Fennimore administrative assisting schools was an average of $15,088 per year in 2009.
In addition to tuition costs, plan on spending an average of $1,265 for administrative assisting related books and supplies each year. And if you live on campus at one of the Fennimore-based administrative assistant schools, you will have an added expense of $3,000 per year, on average, for room and board. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $7,430.
Many administrative assisting graduates choose to work as administrative assistants after graduation. If you choose to follow that path and remain in Fennimore, your job prospects are not very good. In 2010, 1 out of every 16 administrative assistants in Wisconsin were working in the greater Fennimore area. Fennimore's administrative assistant workforce is projected to increase by 3% by the year 2018. This anticipated change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for administrative assistants.
The average salary you can expect to earn as an administrative assistant in Fennimore is $26,500 per year, which is lower than the average for administrative assistants state-wide.