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Administrative Assistant Schools in Iowa

There are 18 schools in the state of Iowa offering administrative assistant programs. In 2010, 293 students graduated with degrees from Iowa administrative assistant schools. 155 of all these students graduated with certificates and 138 of all these students graduated with associates degrees.

Overview

302 students graduate from programs in this state in administrative assistant and secretarial science, on average, every year. This accounts for 1% of students who US schools graduate from administrative assistant programs. Out of those, 155 students graduated with certificates in administrative assistant and secretarial science and 138 with a degree at the associate's level.

18 administrative assistant schools are in this midwestern state. Of these, 15 schools are public, while three schools are private. Tuition at a public administrative assistant school varies from $3,120 to $4,876.

Average tuition for administrative assistant programs is $3,855. The highest tuition for administrative assistant programs, which is $4,876 each year, is at Iowa Lakes Community College, while the lowest tuition in this state is at Indian Hills Community College.

Iowa administrative assistant schools offer certificates and associates degrees.

Administrative Assistant Program Completions in Iowa 2006 - 2010

302 students graduate from programs in this state in administrative assistant and secretarial science, on average, every year. This accounts for 1% of students who US schools graduate from administrative assistant programs. Out of those, 155 students graduated with certificates in administrative assistant and secretarial science and 138 with a degree at the associate's level.

Administrative Assistant Program Completions in Iowa 2006 - 2010

  • Certificate 2006: 181
  • Certificate 2007: 172
  • Certificate 2008: 162
  • Certificate 2009: 169
  • Certificate 2010: 155
  • Associate 2006: 196
  • Associate 2007: 181
  • Associate 2008: 150
  • Associate 2009: 159
  • Associate 2010: 138

Administrative Assistant Program Availability in Iowa

Schools in Iowa offer a total of 32 administrative assistant programs. Of these programs, 53.1% are associate's level programs. The remaining programs are certificates.

Administrative Assistant Program Availability in Iowa

  • Certificate: 15
  • Associate: 17

Executive Secretaries and Executive Administrative Assistants — Salary by Percentile

Executive Secretaries and Executive Administrative Assistants — Salary by Percentile

  • 10th Percentile: 26120
  • 25th Percentile: 31280
  • Median: 38170
  • 75th Percentile: 46560
  • 90th Percentile: 56180

License Clerks — Salary by Percentile

License Clerks — Salary by Percentile

  • 10th Percentile: 22130
  • 25th Percentile: 27870
  • Median: 33720
  • 75th Percentile: 40480
  • 90th Percentile: 44480

Receptionists and Information Clerks — Salary by Percentile

Receptionists and Information Clerks — Salary by Percentile

  • 10th Percentile: 17470
  • 25th Percentile: 20690
  • Median: 24680
  • 75th Percentile: 29430
  • 90th Percentile: 34720

File Clerks — Salary by Percentile

File Clerks — Salary by Percentile

  • 10th Percentile: 15940
  • 25th Percentile: 16470
  • Median: 20040
  • 75th Percentile: 24930
  • 90th Percentile: 30390

Library Assistants, Clerical — Salary by Percentile

Library Assistants, Clerical — Salary by Percentile

  • 10th Percentile: 16200
  • 25th Percentile: 17830
  • Median: 21050
  • 75th Percentile: 27820
  • 90th Percentile: 40280

Office Clerks, General — Salary by Percentile

Office Clerks, General — Salary by Percentile

  • 10th Percentile: 17930
  • 25th Percentile: 21830
  • Median: 27060
  • 75th Percentile: 32790
  • 90th Percentile: 40110

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: 18150
  • 25th Percentile: 22140
  • Median: 27420
  • 75th Percentile: 33820
  • 90th Percentile: 42030

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

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

  • 10th Percentile: 16510
  • 25th Percentile: 18940
  • Median: 23070
  • 75th Percentile: 29280
  • 90th Percentile: 37440

Executive Secretaries and Executive Administrative Assistants — Employment Trend

Executive Secretaries and Executive Administrative Assistants — Employment Trend

  • Median Salary 2006: 32970
  • Median Salary 2007: 34160
  • Median Salary 2008: 35520
  • Median Salary 2009: 37310
  • Median Salary 2010: 38170
  • Total Employed 2006: 13060
  • Total Employed 2007: 12910
  • Total Employed 2008: 12460
  • Total Employed 2009: 11570
  • Total Employed 2010: 10080

License Clerks — Employment Trend

License Clerks — Employment Trend

  • Median Salary 2006: 30800
  • Median Salary 2007: 31750
  • Median Salary 2008: 31040
  • Median Salary 2009: 31010
  • Median Salary 2010: 33720
  • Total Employed 2006: 1210
  • Total Employed 2007: 1330
  • Total Employed 2008: 1510
  • Total Employed 2009: 1660
  • Total Employed 2010: 1810

Receptionists and Information Clerks — Employment Trend

Receptionists and Information Clerks — Employment Trend

  • Median Salary 2006: 21790
  • Median Salary 2007: 22120
  • Median Salary 2008: 23190
  • Median Salary 2009: 23830
  • Median Salary 2010: 24680
  • Total Employed 2006: 10430
  • Total Employed 2007: 10610
  • Total Employed 2008: 10470
  • Total Employed 2009: 9980
  • Total Employed 2010: 9360

File Clerks — Employment Trend

File Clerks — Employment Trend

  • Median Salary 2006: 21410
  • Median Salary 2007: 21980
  • Median Salary 2008: 19650
  • Median Salary 2009: 19710
  • Median Salary 2010: 20040
  • Total Employed 2006: 1130
  • Total Employed 2007: 1450
  • Total Employed 2008: 1580
  • Total Employed 2009: 1490
  • Total Employed 2010: 1220

Library Assistants, Clerical — Employment Trend

Library Assistants, Clerical — Employment Trend

  • Median Salary 2006: 18070
  • Median Salary 2007: 18540
  • Median Salary 2008: 19230
  • Median Salary 2009: 20690
  • Median Salary 2010: 21050
  • Total Employed 2006: 1750
  • Total Employed 2007: 1880
  • Total Employed 2008: 1760
  • Total Employed 2009: 1580
  • Total Employed 2010: 1430

Office Clerks, General — Employment Trend

Office Clerks, General — Employment Trend

  • Median Salary 2006: 22900
  • Median Salary 2007: 23920
  • Median Salary 2008: 25230
  • Median Salary 2009: 26390
  • Median Salary 2010: 27060
  • Total Employed 2006: 31220
  • Total Employed 2007: 34930
  • Total Employed 2008: 34330
  • Total Employed 2009: 33480
  • Total Employed 2010: 30990

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: 24510
  • Median Salary 2007: 25630
  • Median Salary 2008: 26470
  • Median Salary 2009: 26910
  • Median Salary 2010: 27420
  • Total Employed 2006: 19330
  • Total Employed 2007: 19600
  • Total Employed 2008: 19630
  • Total Employed 2009: 19360
  • Total Employed 2010: 20500

Office and Administrative Support Workers, All Other — Employment Trend

Office and Administrative Support Workers, All Other — Employment Trend

  • Median Salary 2006: 24070
  • Median Salary 2007: 23110
  • Median Salary 2008: 23370
  • Median Salary 2009: 23660
  • Median Salary 2010: 23070
  • Total Employed 2006: 1650
  • Total Employed 2007: 1460
  • Total Employed 2008: 1250
  • Total Employed 2009: 1180
  • Total Employed 2010: 1270

Iowa vs National Administrative Assistant Employment

Iowa vs National Administrative Assistant Employment

  • Employed in Iowa: 1.033% (76660)

Administrative Assistant Schools in Iowa

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1. Faith Baptist Bible College and Theological Seminary

1900 NW 4th St
Ankeny, IA 50023-2152
(515) 964-0601

Faith Baptist Bible College and Theological Seminary is in the suburbs of Ankeny, Iowa and it offers one administrative assistant program. It is a 4-year institution. It is the fifth biggest institution in the state of Iowa offering administrative assistant and secretarial science in terms of programs.

2. Ellsworth Community College

1100 College Ave
Iowa Falls, IA 50126
(800) 322-9235

Ellsworth Community College is located in Iowa Falls, IA. It offers two programs in administrative assistant and secretarial science. Specifically, it offers one administrative assistant certificate to students and one degree at the associate's level in administrative assistant and secretarial science. This community college is a public 2-year institution.

3. Indian Hills Community College

525 Grandview
Ottumwa, IA 52501
(641) 683-5111

Indian Hills Community College is located in town of Ottumwa, Iowa and this college offers one administrative assistant program. Overall, 5,520 students pursue degrees in 56 programs at this community college. This college is the sixth oldest institution in the state of Iowa offering programs in administrative assistant and secretarial science.

4. North Iowa Area Community College

500 College Dr
Mason City, IA 50401
(641) 423-1264

North Iowa Area Community College, which is very close to Mason City, Iowa, is in a rural area. This college offers two programs in administrative assistant and secretarial science. Out of those, this community college offers students one administrative assistant certificate and one associate's level administrative assistant and secretarial science degree. It is one of 16 community colleges in Iowa. In terms of programs, it is the tenth largest institution in the state of Iowa offering administrative assistant and secretarial science.

5. Marshalltown Community College

3700 S Center St
Marshalltown, IA 50158
(641) 752-7106

Marshalltown Community College is located in Marshalltown, Iowa, where students can enjoy a rural setting. This college offers two programs in administrative assistant and secretarial science. Out of those, it offers students one administrative assistant certificate and one administrative assistant degree at the associate's level. It is one of 16 community colleges in Iowa. It is the fifth oldest institution in the state of Iowa offering administrative assistant programs.

6. Northeast Iowa Community College - Calmar

1625 Hwy 150
Calmar, IA 52132-0400
(563) 562-3263

Northeast Iowa Community College-Calmar, which is very close to Calmar, Iowa, is in a rural area. This college offers two programs in administrative assistant and secretarial science. Of those, students are offered one certificate in administrative assistant and secretarial science by it and one administrative assistant degree at the associate's level. It is a public 2-year institution.

7. Southeastern Community College

1500 West Agency Road
West Burlington, IA 52655-0180
(319) 752-2731

Southeastern Community College offers two programs in administrative assistant and secretarial science. Of those, this college offers one administrative assistant certificate to students and one associate's level administrative assistant and secretarial science degree. This college, which is very close to West Burlington, Iowa, is in a rural setting. It is a public 2-year institution.

8. The AIB College of Business

2500 Fleur Drive
Des Moines, IA 50321-1799
(515) 244-4221

The AIB College of Business offers one program in administrative assistant and secretarial science and this school, which is near the center of the city, is in Des Moines, IA. This school is a 4-year institution.

9. Western Iowa Tech Community College

4647 Stone Ave
Sioux City, IA 51102-5199
(712) 274-6400

Western Iowa Tech Community College, which is near the center of the city, is located in Sioux City, IA. It offers two programs in administrative assistant and secretarial science. Of those, students are offered one certificate in administrative assistant and secretarial science by it and one associate's level administrative assistant and secretarial science degree. 6,421 students seek degrees in 80 Western Iowa Tech Community College programs, overall.

10. Northwest Iowa Community College

603 W Park St
Sheldon, IA 51201
(712) 324-5061

Northwest Iowa Community College offers two programs in administrative assistant and secretarial science. Out of those, students are offered one administrative assistant certificate by it and one degree at the associate's level in administrative assistant and secretarial science. It is in Sheldon, Iowa, where students can enjoy a rural setting. This college is a public 2-year institution.

11. The Eastern Iowa Community College District

306 W River Dr
Davenport, IA 52801-1221
(563) 336-3300

The Eastern Iowa Community College District is in the center of Davenport. It offers two programs in administrative assistant and secretarial science. Of those, students are offered one certificate in administrative assistant and secretarial science by it and one degree at the associate's level in administrative assistant and secretarial science. This college is a public 2-year institution. This community college is the ninth oldest institution in the state of Iowa offering programs in administrative assistant and secretarial science.

12. Hawkeye Community College

1501 E Orange Rd
Waterloo, IA 50701
(319) 296-2320

Hawkeye Community College is located in Waterloo, Iowa, where students can enjoy a rural setting. It offers two programs in administrative assistant and secretarial science. More specifically, it offers one administrative assistant certificate to students and one administrative assistant degree at the associate's level. 6,658 students pursue degrees in 52 programs at this public college, overall. In terms of programs, it is the third biggest institution in the state of Iowa offering administrative assistant and secretarial science.

13. Southwestern Community College

1501 W. Townline Street
Creston, IA 50801
(641) 782-7081x413

Southwestern Community College offers two programs in administrative assistant and secretarial science. Out of those, this college offers students one administrative assistant certificate and one administrative assistant degree at the associate's level. This community college, which is very close to Creston, Iowa, is located in a rural setting. 1,753 students seek degrees in 24 programs at this community college, overall.

14. Kirkwood Community College

6301 Kirkwood Blvd SW
Cedar Rapids, IA 52406-2068
(319) 398-5411

Kirkwood Community College offers two programs in administrative assistant and secretarial science. Specifically, students are offered one administrative assistant certificate by it and one administrative assistant degree at the associate's level. This community college, which is 4.2 miles from the heart of downtown, is located in Cedar Rapids, IA. 18,456 students seek degrees in 120 programs at this college, overall. This college is the seventh biggest institution in the state of Iowa offering administrative assistant and secretarial science in terms of programs.

15. Iowa Western Community College

2700 College Rd
Council Bluffs, IA 51503-1057
(712) 325-3200

Iowa Western Community College, which is 3.6 miles from the center of the city, is located in Council Bluffs, IA. It offers two administrative assistant programs. More specifically, students are offered one certificate in administrative assistant and secretarial science by it and one degree at the associate's level in administrative assistant and secretarial science. Overall, 6,799 students seek degrees in 46 Iowa Western Community College programs. This community college is the third largest institution in the state of Iowa offering administrative assistant and secretarial science.

16. Iowa Lakes Community College

19 S 7th St
Estherville, IA 51334-2295
(712) 362-2601

Iowa Lakes Community College is located in Estherville, IA. This college offers two administrative assistant programs. Of those, this college offers one certificate in administrative assistant and secretarial science to students and one administrative assistant degree at the associate's level. 3,264 students pursue degrees in 65 Iowa Lakes Community College programs, overall.

17. Dordt College

498 4th Ave NE
Sioux Center, IA 51250-1697
(712) 722-6000

Dordt College offers one administrative assistant program and it is located in town of Sioux Center, Iowa. 1,360 students pursue degrees in 90 programs at this liberal arts college, overall. In terms of programs, this school is the second largest institution in the state of Iowa offering administrative assistant and secretarial science.

18. Iowa Central Community College

One Triton Circle
Fort Dodge, IA 50501
(515) 576-7201

Iowa Central Community College is in town of Fort Dodge, Iowa. It offers two programs in administrative assistant and secretarial science. Specifically, students are offered one certificate in administrative assistant and secretarial science by this college and one degree at the associate's level in administrative assistant and secretarial science. It is one of 16 community colleges in Iowa. It is the fourth largest institution in the state of Iowa offering administrative assistant and secretarial science in terms of programs.