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Administrative Assistant Schools in Arkansas

There are 18 schools in the state of Arkansas offering administrative assistant programs. 323 students graduated with degrees from Arkansas administrative assistant schools in 2010. 175 of all these students graduated with associates degrees and 148 of all these students graduated with certificates.

Overview

272 students graduate from administrative assistant programs in this state, on average, every year. This accounts for 2% of administrative assistant students who US schools graduate. More specifically, 148 students graduated with certificates in administrative assistant and secretarial science and 175 with a degree at the associate's level.

18 administrative assistant schools are located in Arkansas. And of these, 18 schools are public. Tuition at a public administrative assistant school varies from $1,536 to $2,910.

Average tuition for programs in administrative assistant and secretarial science is $2,119. While the lowest tuition in this southern state is at Rich Mountain Community College, the highest tuition for programs in administrative assistant and secretarial science, which is $2,910 each year, is at Arkansas State University-Mountain Home.

Arkansas administrative assistant schools offer certificates and associates degrees.

Administrative Assistant Program Completions in Arkansas 2006 - 2010

272 students graduate from administrative assistant programs in this state, on average, every year. This accounts for 2% of administrative assistant students who US schools graduate. More specifically, 148 students graduated with certificates in administrative assistant and secretarial science and 175 with a degree at the associate's level.

Administrative Assistant Program Completions in Arkansas 2006 - 2010

  • Certificate 2006: 104
  • Certificate 2007: 70
  • Certificate 2008: 105
  • Certificate 2009: 148
  • Certificate 2010: 148
  • Associate 2006: 126
  • Associate 2007: 128
  • Associate 2008: 116
  • Associate 2009: 185
  • Associate 2010: 175

Administrative Assistant Program Availability in Arkansas

Schools in this state offer a total of 25 administrative assistant programs. Of these programs, around 56% are programs at the certificate level. The remaining programs are degrees at the associates level.

Administrative Assistant Program Availability in Arkansas

  • Certificate: 14
  • Associate: 11

Executive Secretaries and Executive Administrative Assistants — Salary by Percentile

Executive Secretaries and Executive Administrative Assistants — Salary by Percentile

  • 10th Percentile: 25340
  • 25th Percentile: 29040
  • Median: 35550
  • 75th Percentile: 43770
  • 90th Percentile: 53390

License Clerks — Salary by Percentile

License Clerks — Salary by Percentile

  • 10th Percentile: 17920
  • 25th Percentile: 21420
  • Median: 25940
  • 75th Percentile: 31270
  • 90th Percentile: 37610

Receptionists and Information Clerks — Salary by Percentile

Receptionists and Information Clerks — Salary by Percentile

  • 10th Percentile: 16190
  • 25th Percentile: 18210
  • Median: 21640
  • 75th Percentile: 25710
  • 90th Percentile: 30660

File Clerks — Salary by Percentile

File Clerks — Salary by Percentile

  • 10th Percentile: 15970
  • 25th Percentile: 17400
  • Median: 20090
  • 75th Percentile: 24390
  • 90th Percentile: 29630

Library Assistants, Clerical — Salary by Percentile

Library Assistants, Clerical — Salary by Percentile

  • 10th Percentile: 15820
  • 25th Percentile: 16830
  • Median: 18530
  • 75th Percentile: 22150
  • 90th Percentile: 27470

Office Clerks, General — Salary by Percentile

Office Clerks, General — Salary by Percentile

  • 10th Percentile: 16020
  • 25th Percentile: 17850
  • Median: 21590
  • 75th Percentile: 26500
  • 90th Percentile: 32230

Secretaries and Administrative Assistants, Except Legal, Medical, and Executive — Salary by Percentile

Secretaries and Administrative Assistants, Except Legal, Medical, and Executive — Salary by Percentile

  • 10th Percentile: 17470
  • 25th Percentile: 20720
  • Median: 24990
  • 75th Percentile: 30240
  • 90th Percentile: 36760

Office and Administrative Support Workers, All Other — Salary by Percentile

Office and Administrative Support Workers, All Other — Salary by Percentile

  • 10th Percentile: 17690
  • 25th Percentile: 22380
  • Median: 28440
  • 75th Percentile: 36980
  • 90th Percentile: 46420

Executive Secretaries and Executive Administrative Assistants — Employment Trend

Executive Secretaries and Executive Administrative Assistants — Employment Trend

  • Median Salary 2006: 29210
  • Median Salary 2007: 29750
  • Median Salary 2008: 31950
  • Median Salary 2009: 32490
  • Median Salary 2010: 35550
  • Total Employed 2006: 6890
  • Total Employed 2007: 7190
  • Total Employed 2008: 7530
  • Total Employed 2009: 8250
  • Total Employed 2010: 7000

License Clerks — Employment Trend

License Clerks — Employment Trend

  • Median Salary 2006: 22410
  • Median Salary 2007: 23410
  • Median Salary 2008: 24030
  • Median Salary 2009: 25380
  • Median Salary 2010: 25940
  • Total Employed 2006: 870
  • Total Employed 2007: 1170
  • Total Employed 2008: 1040
  • Total Employed 2009: 1090
  • Total Employed 2010: 1060

Receptionists and Information Clerks — Employment Trend

Receptionists and Information Clerks — Employment Trend

  • Median Salary 2006: 19630
  • Median Salary 2007: 20230
  • Median Salary 2008: 21050
  • Median Salary 2009: 21380
  • Median Salary 2010: 21640
  • Total Employed 2006: 8680
  • Total Employed 2007: 8120
  • Total Employed 2008: 8850
  • Total Employed 2009: 8540
  • Total Employed 2010: 8760

File Clerks — Employment Trend

File Clerks — Employment Trend

  • Median Salary 2006: 17880
  • Median Salary 2007: 18540
  • Median Salary 2008: 19200
  • Median Salary 2009: 19520
  • Median Salary 2010: 20090
  • Total Employed 2006: 2290
  • Total Employed 2007: 2010
  • Total Employed 2008: 1800
  • Total Employed 2009: 1680
  • Total Employed 2010: 1020

Library Assistants, Clerical — Employment Trend

Library Assistants, Clerical — Employment Trend

  • Median Salary 2006: 14640
  • Median Salary 2007: 15610
  • Median Salary 2008: 16430
  • Median Salary 2009: 17430
  • Median Salary 2010: 18530
  • Total Employed 2006: 820
  • Total Employed 2007: 560
  • Total Employed 2008: 570
  • Total Employed 2009: 620
  • Total Employed 2010: 740

Office Clerks, General — Employment Trend

Office Clerks, General — Employment Trend

  • Median Salary 2006: 18560
  • Median Salary 2007: 19350
  • Median Salary 2008: 20430
  • Median Salary 2009: 21150
  • Median Salary 2010: 21590
  • Total Employed 2006: 24650
  • Total Employed 2007: 22290
  • Total Employed 2008: 20640
  • Total Employed 2009: 20690
  • Total Employed 2010: 24340

Secretaries and Administrative Assistants, Except Legal, Medical, and Executive — Employment Trend

Secretaries and Administrative Assistants, Except Legal, Medical, and Executive — Employment Trend

  • Median Salary 2006: 21990
  • Median Salary 2007: 22870
  • Median Salary 2008: 23780
  • Median Salary 2009: 24290
  • Median Salary 2010: 24990
  • Total Employed 2006: 14400
  • Total Employed 2007: 14220
  • Total Employed 2008: 16980
  • Total Employed 2009: 17180
  • Total Employed 2010: 19260

Office and Administrative Support Workers, All Other — Employment Trend

Office and Administrative Support Workers, All Other — Employment Trend

  • Median Salary 2006: 25840
  • Median Salary 2007: 27360
  • Median Salary 2008: 28750
  • Median Salary 2009: 29230
  • Median Salary 2010: 28440
  • Total Employed 2006: 1780
  • Total Employed 2007: 1600
  • Total Employed 2008: 2040
  • Total Employed 2009: 1460
  • Total Employed 2010: 1300

Arkansas vs National Administrative Assistant Employment

Arkansas vs National Administrative Assistant Employment

  • Employed in Arkansas: 0.855% (63480)

Administrative Assistant Schools in Arkansas

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1. Southeast Arkansas College

1900 Hazel St.
Pine Bluff, AR 71603
(870) 543-5900

Southeast Arkansas College, which is near the heart of downtown, is in Pine Bluff, AR and it offers one administrative assistant program. This college is one of 14 community colleges in Arkansas.

2. East Arkansas Community College

1700 Newcastle Rd
Forrest City, AR 72335
(870) 633-4480x208

East Arkansas Community College, which is very close to Forrest City, Arkansas, is in a rural area. It offers two programs in administrative assistant and secretarial science. Of those, students are offered one certificate in administrative assistant and secretarial science by this college and one administrative assistant degree at the associate's level. Overall, 1,505 students seek degrees in 48 programs at this college. It is the tenth oldest institution in the state of Arkansas offering programs in administrative assistant and secretarial science.

3. Ozarka College

218 College Dr
Melbourne, AR 72556-0010
(870) 368-7371

Ozarka College, which is very close to Melbourne, Arkansas, is located in a rural setting. This school offers two administrative assistant programs. Specifically, it offers one certificate in administrative assistant and secretarial science to students and one administrative assistant degree at the associate's level. It is a public 2-year institution. In terms of programs, this small school is the fourth largest institution in the state of Arkansas offering administrative assistant and secretarial science.

4. Arkansas State University - Mountain Home

1600 South College Street
Mountain Home, AR 72653
(870) 508-6100

Arkansas State University-Mountain Home offers one program in administrative assistant and secretarial science. It is a public 2-year institution. This school is the third largest institution in the state of Arkansas offering administrative assistant and secretarial science in terms of programs.

5. Crowleys Ridge Technical Institute

1620 Newcastle Road
Forrest City, AR 72335-0925
(870) 633-5411

Crowleys Ridge Technical Institute, which is very close to Forrest City, Arkansas, is in a rural setting and this school offers one program in administrative assistant and secretarial science. It is one of 30 vocational schools in Arkansas.

6. Rich Mountain Community College

1100 College Dr
Mena, AR 71953
(479) 394-7622

Rich Mountain Community College offers two administrative assistant programs. Out of those, it offers one certificate in administrative assistant and secretarial science to students and one administrative assistant degree at the associate's level. This college is located in Mena, Arkansas, where students can enjoy a rural setting. It is a public 2-year institution.

7. The University of Arkansas Community College - Batesville

2005 White Drive
Batesville, AR 72503-3350
(870) 612-2000

The University of Arkansas Community College-Batesville, which is very close to Batesville, Arkansas, is in a rural setting and it offers one program in administrative assistant and secretarial science. 1,705 students pursue degrees in 31 University of Arkansas Community College-Batesville programs, overall.

8. Arkansas Northeastern College

2501 S Division
Blytheville, AR 72316-1109
(870) 762-1020x1114

Arkansas Northeastern College is in town of Blytheville, Arkansas and it offers one program in administrative assistant and secretarial science. This school is a public 2-year institution. In terms of programs, it is the biggest institution in the state of Arkansas offering administrative assistant and secretarial science.

9. The Northwest Technical Institute

709 S Old Missouri Rd
Springdale, AR 72764
(479) 751-8824x0

The Northwest Technical Institute, which is near the center of the city, is located in Springdale, AR and it offers one program in administrative assistant and secretarial science. 351 students seek degrees in 18 Northwest Technical Institute programs, overall. It is the eighth largest institution in the state of Arkansas offering administrative assistant and secretarial science in terms of programs.

10. North Arkansas College

1515 Pioneer Dr
Harrison, AR 72601-5508
(870) 743-3000

North Arkansas College is in Harrison, AR and it offers one administrative assistant program. 2,421 students pursue degrees in 46 programs at this college, overall. This community college is the fifth biggest institution in the state of Arkansas offering administrative assistant and secretarial science.

11. Arkansas State University - Newport

7648 Victory Blvd
Newport, AR 72112
(870) 512-7800

Arkansas State University-Newport, which is near Newport, is in a rural setting and it offers one administrative assistant program. 2,102 students pursue degrees in 40 Arkansas State University-Newport programs, overall. In terms of programs, it is the biggest institution in the state of Arkansas offering administrative assistant and secretarial science.

12. Cossatot Community College of the University of Arkansas

183 College Drive
De Queen, AR 71832
(870) 584-4471

Founded in 1975, Cossatot Community College of the University of Arkansas is a public 2-year institution. It is in De Queen, Arkansas, where students can enjoy a rural setting. CCCUA offers students 20 certificates and 14 associates level degrees. In 2010, 1,465 students pursued degrees from the 31 programs at CCCUA. It offers subjects such as advanced nursing, technology, and information systems. CCCUA is accredited by the North Central Association of Colleges and Schools, The Higher Learning Commission. It is one of 14 community colleges in Arkansas.

13. Phillips Community College of the University of Arkansas

1000 Campus Drive
Helena, AR 72342-0785
(870) 338-6474

Phillips Community College of the University of Arkansas is in town of Helena, Arkansas and this college offers one program in administrative assistant and secretarial science. This community college is one of 14 community colleges in Arkansas. This college ranks sixth in terms of enrollment in the state of Arkansas.

14. National Park Community College

101 College Dr
Hot Springs, AR 71913
(501) 760-4222

National Park Community College is in Hot Springs, Arkansas, where students can enjoy a rural setting. and it offers one program in administrative assistant and secretarial science. This college is a public 2-year institution. In terms of programs, it is the seventh largest institution in the state of Arkansas offering administrative assistant and secretarial science.

15. The University of Arkansas - Fort Smith

5210 Grand Ave
Fort Smith, AR 72913-3649
(479) 788-7000

The University of Arkansas-Fort Smith offers two administrative assistant programs. More specifically, it offers students one administrative assistant certificate and one degree at the associate's level in administrative assistant and secretarial science. UAFS is 1.4 miles from the heart of downtown. It is one of 11 research universities in Arkansas. In terms of enrollment, this university ranks third in the state of Arkansas.

16. Arkansas Tech University

Administration Bldg 200; 1509 N Boulder Ave
Russellville, AR 72801-2222
(479) 968-0389

Arkansas Tech University is located in Russellville, AR. This university offers two programs in administrative assistant and secretarial science. Of those, this research university offers students one certificate in administrative assistant and secretarial science and one administrative assistant degree at the associate's level. Overall, 9,815 students pursue degrees in 106 Tech programs. It ranks second in terms of enrollment in the state of Arkansas.

17. Black River Technical College

1410 Hwy 304 East
Pocahontas, AR 72455
(870) 248-4000

Black River Technical College offers two programs in administrative assistant and secretarial science. Out of those, students are offered one administrative assistant certificate by this school and one associate's level administrative assistant and secretarial science degree. This school is in Pocahontas, Arkansas, where students can enjoy a rural setting. 2,508 students pursue degrees in 40 programs at this technical college, overall. It is the sixth biggest institution in the state of Arkansas offering administrative assistant and secretarial science.

18. Arkansas State University

2105 E. Aggie Road
Jonesboro, AR 72401
(870) 972-2100

Arkansas State University is a public, 4-year, research institution, founded in 1909. ASU, which is 1.3 miles from the heart of downtown, is located in Jonesboro, AR. This university is the second biggest institution in the state of Arkansas. It offers subjects such as crime scene investigation, history, and healthcare management. It offers 11 certificates, 13 degrees at the associates level, 73 bachelors level degrees, 52 degrees at the masters level, and five degrees at the doctoral level to students. In 2010, 13,415 students sought degrees from the 110 programs at this university. The North Central Association of Colleges and Schools, The Higher Learning Commission accredits it. This mid-sized university is one of 11 research universities in Arkansas.

19. South Arkansas Community College

300 S West Ave
El Dorado, AR 71731-7010
(870) 862-8131

South Arkansas Community College is in El Dorado, AR. It offers two programs in administrative assistant and secretarial science. Of those, students are offered one administrative assistant certificate by this college and one administrative assistant degree at the associate's level. This community college is a public 2-year institution.

20. The University of Arkansas at Monticello

Highway 425 South
Monticello, AR 71656
(870) 367-6811

The University of Arkansas at Monticello offers one program in administrative assistant and secretarial science. 3,638 students seek degrees in 67 UAM programs, overall.