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Administrative Assistant Schools in Massachusetts

There are 16 Massachusetts schools offering administrative assistant programs. 320 students graduated with degrees from Massachusetts administrative assistant schools in 2010. 239 of all these students graduated with certificates and 80 students graduated with associates degrees.

Overview

On average, 221 students graduate from administrative assistant programs in this state every year. This accounts for 2% of students who schools in the United States graduate from administrative assistant programs. Out of those, 239 students graduated with certificates in administrative assistant and secretarial science, 80 with an associate's level degree, and one with a bachelor's level degree.

16 administrative assistant schools are located in this state. Of these, while six schools are private, ten schools are public. Tuition at a private administrative assistant school varies from $24,600 to $28,526.

Average tuition for programs in administrative assistant and secretarial science is $27,890. While the lowest tuition in this state is at Fisher College, the highest tuition for programs in administrative assistant and secretarial science, which is $28,526 per year, is at Suffolk University.

Massachusetts schools offer certificates, associates degrees, and bachelors degrees for administrative assistant students. No administrative assistant students at the undergraduate level sought degrees at the masters level.

Administrative Assistant Program Completions in Massachusetts 2006 - 2010

On average, 221 students graduate from administrative assistant programs in this state every year. This accounts for 2% of students who schools in the United States graduate from administrative assistant programs. Out of those, 239 students graduated with certificates in administrative assistant and secretarial science, 80 with an associate's level degree, and one with a bachelor's level degree.

Administrative Assistant Program Completions in Massachusetts 2006 - 2010

  • Certificate 2006: 38
  • Certificate 2007: 37
  • Certificate 2008: 89
  • Certificate 2009: 257
  • Certificate 2010: 239
  • Associate 2006: 34
  • Associate 2007: 34
  • Associate 2008: 33
  • Associate 2009: 21
  • Associate 2010: 80
  • Bachelor 2006: 0
  • Bachelor 2007: 0
  • Bachelor 2008: 0
  • Bachelor 2009: 0
  • Bachelor 2010: 1

Administrative Assistant Program Availability in Massachusetts

Massachusetts schools offer a total of 23 administrative assistant programs. Of these programs, close to 47.8% are certificate level programs. The remaining programs are degrees at the associates level and the bachelors level.

Administrative Assistant Program Availability in Massachusetts

  • Certificate: 11
  • Associate: 11
  • Bachelor: 1

Executive Secretaries and Executive Administrative Assistants — Salary by Percentile

Executive Secretaries and Executive Administrative Assistants — Salary by Percentile

  • 10th Percentile: 33930
  • 25th Percentile: 41340
  • Median: 50480
  • 75th Percentile: 60020
  • 90th Percentile: 71010

License Clerks — Salary by Percentile

License Clerks — Salary by Percentile

  • 10th Percentile: 25090
  • 25th Percentile: 32310
  • Median: 39700
  • 75th Percentile: 48530
  • 90th Percentile: 61820

Receptionists and Information Clerks — Salary by Percentile

Receptionists and Information Clerks — Salary by Percentile

  • 10th Percentile: 18980
  • 25th Percentile: 22520
  • Median: 27980
  • 75th Percentile: 34190
  • 90th Percentile: 40760

File Clerks — Salary by Percentile

File Clerks — Salary by Percentile

  • 10th Percentile: 18950
  • 25th Percentile: 22200
  • Median: 27540
  • 75th Percentile: 33350
  • 90th Percentile: 39710

Library Assistants, Clerical — Salary by Percentile

Library Assistants, Clerical — Salary by Percentile

  • 10th Percentile: 18190
  • 25th Percentile: 20380
  • Median: 28150
  • 75th Percentile: 38040
  • 90th Percentile: 45340

Office Clerks, General — Salary by Percentile

Office Clerks, General — Salary by Percentile

  • 10th Percentile: 19900
  • 25th Percentile: 25000
  • Median: 32050
  • 75th Percentile: 40270
  • 90th Percentile: 49120

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: 25950
  • 25th Percentile: 31670
  • Median: 38420
  • 75th Percentile: 45980
  • 90th Percentile: 53730

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

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

  • 10th Percentile: 19820
  • 25th Percentile: 27160
  • Median: 34950
  • 75th Percentile: 43820
  • 90th Percentile: 53840

Executive Secretaries and Executive Administrative Assistants — Employment Trend

Executive Secretaries and Executive Administrative Assistants — Employment Trend

  • Median Salary 2006: 43400
  • Median Salary 2007: 45120
  • Median Salary 2008: 46150
  • Median Salary 2009: 48320
  • Median Salary 2010: 50480
  • Total Employed 2006: 46280
  • Total Employed 2007: 43790
  • Total Employed 2008: 43400
  • Total Employed 2009: 39900
  • Total Employed 2010: 35980

License Clerks — Employment Trend

License Clerks — Employment Trend

  • Median Salary 2006: 39000
  • Median Salary 2007: 44040
  • Median Salary 2008: 42760
  • Median Salary 2009: 38860
  • Median Salary 2010: 39700
  • Total Employed 2006: 1200
  • Total Employed 2007: 1940
  • Total Employed 2008: 1910
  • Total Employed 2009: 1690
  • Total Employed 2010: 1570

Receptionists and Information Clerks — Employment Trend

Receptionists and Information Clerks — Employment Trend

  • Median Salary 2006: 25310
  • Median Salary 2007: 25760
  • Median Salary 2008: 27440
  • Median Salary 2009: 27630
  • Median Salary 2010: 27980
  • Total Employed 2006: 25530
  • Total Employed 2007: 24450
  • Total Employed 2008: 22460
  • Total Employed 2009: 20560
  • Total Employed 2010: 19330

File Clerks — Employment Trend

File Clerks — Employment Trend

  • Median Salary 2006: 23480
  • Median Salary 2007: 24170
  • Median Salary 2008: 25360
  • Median Salary 2009: 26340
  • Median Salary 2010: 27540
  • Total Employed 2006: 5140
  • Total Employed 2007: 5190
  • Total Employed 2008: 4550
  • Total Employed 2009: 3900
  • Total Employed 2010: 3160

Library Assistants, Clerical — Employment Trend

Library Assistants, Clerical — Employment Trend

  • Median Salary 2006: 27760
  • Median Salary 2007: 27940
  • Median Salary 2008: 28890
  • Median Salary 2009: 29000
  • Median Salary 2010: 28150
  • Total Employed 2006: 2990
  • Total Employed 2007: 3060
  • Total Employed 2008: 3010
  • Total Employed 2009: 3230
  • Total Employed 2010: 2910

Office Clerks, General — Employment Trend

Office Clerks, General — Employment Trend

  • Median Salary 2006: 27950
  • Median Salary 2007: 28710
  • Median Salary 2008: 29640
  • Median Salary 2009: 30850
  • Median Salary 2010: 32050
  • Total Employed 2006: 62040
  • Total Employed 2007: 65640
  • Total Employed 2008: 63760
  • Total Employed 2009: 62220
  • Total Employed 2010: 59210

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: 34090
  • Median Salary 2007: 35010
  • Median Salary 2008: 36300
  • Median Salary 2009: 37720
  • Median Salary 2010: 38420
  • Total Employed 2006: 38500
  • Total Employed 2007: 36770
  • Total Employed 2008: 39800
  • Total Employed 2009: 39750
  • Total Employed 2010: 40680

Office and Administrative Support Workers, All Other — Employment Trend

Office and Administrative Support Workers, All Other — Employment Trend

  • Median Salary 2006: 33410
  • Median Salary 2007: 35750
  • Median Salary 2008: 34860
  • Median Salary 2009: 34540
  • Median Salary 2010: 34950
  • Total Employed 2006: 2690
  • Total Employed 2007: 1880
  • Total Employed 2008: 1990
  • Total Employed 2009: 2230
  • Total Employed 2010: 1950

Massachusetts vs National Administrative Assistant Employment

Massachusetts vs National Administrative Assistant Employment

  • Employed in Massachusetts: 2.220% (164790)

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1. The Sullivan and Cogliano Training Center

460 Belmont Street
Brockton, MA 02301-1822
(508) 584-9909

The Sullivan and Cogliano Training Center is located in the suburbs of Brockton, Massachusetts and it offers one program in administrative assistant and secretarial science. It is a for-profit institution.

2. Salter College - West Boylston

184 West Boylston Suite # 1
West Boylston, MA 1583
(774) 261-1500

Salter College-West Boylston is located in the suburbs of West Boylston, Massachusetts and it offers one administrative assistant program. 1,120 students pursue degrees in 11 programs at this small school, overall.

3. The Millennium Training Institute

600 West Cummings Park- Suite 2550
Woburn, MA 1801
(781) 933-8877x1022

The Millennium Training Institute is located in the suburbs of Woburn, Massachusetts and this school offers one administrative assistant program. Overall, 157 students seek degrees in ten Millennium Training Institute programs.

4. Gibbs College - Boston

126 Newbury Street
Boston, MA 2116
(617) 578-7100x7193

Founded in 1866, Gibbs College-Boston is a for-profit 2-year institution. This school, which is near the center of the city, is located in Boston, MA. This school offers students five certificates and nine associates level degrees. 296 students pursued degrees from the ten programs at this school in 2010. This school offers subjects such as medical assisting and health information. This school is accredited by the Accrediting Council for Independent Colleges and Schools.

5. Mildred Elley

505 East Street
Pittsfield, MA 01201-5300
(413) 499-8618

Mildred Elley is in the center of Pittsfield and it offers one program in administrative assistant and secretarial science. This school is a for-profit institution. In terms of programs, it is the eighth largest institution in the state of Massachusetts offering administrative assistant and secretarial science.

6. Holyoke Community College

303 Homestead Ave
Holyoke, MA 1040
(413) 552-2001

Holyoke Community College is in Holyoke, Massachusetts, where students can enjoy a rural setting. It offers two programs in administrative assistant and secretarial science. Specifically, this large college offers one certificate in administrative assistant and secretarial science to students and one associate's level administrative assistant and secretarial science degree. Overall, 7,404 students pursue degrees in 45 Holyoke Community College programs. This community college is the sixth biggest institution in the state of Massachusetts offering administrative assistant and secretarial science.

7. Roxbury Community College

1234 Columbus Ave
Roxbury Crossing, MA 02120-3400
(617) 427-0060

Roxbury Community College is in the center of Roxbury Crossing. It offers two administrative assistant programs. More specifically, this community college offers students one certificate in administrative assistant and secretarial science and one administrative assistant degree at the associate's level. 2,681 students pursue degrees in 27 programs at this college, overall. In terms of programs, it is the sixth largest institution in the state of Massachusetts offering administrative assistant and secretarial science.

8. Quinsigamond Community College

670 West Boylston Street
Worcester, MA 01606-2092
(508) 853-2300

Quinsigamond Community College, which is near the center of the city, is located in Worcester, MA and this college offers one program in administrative assistant and secretarial science. It is one of 15 community colleges in Massachusetts. This community college is the seventh biggest institution in the state of Massachusetts offering administrative assistant and secretarial science in terms of programs.

9. North Shore Community College

1 Ferncroft Rd
Danvers, MA 01923-0840
(978) 762-4000x4350

North Shore Community College offers one program in administrative assistant and secretarial science and it is in the suburbs of Danvers, Massachusetts. This college is a public 2-year institution. It is the eighth oldest institution in the state of Massachusetts offering programs in administrative assistant and secretarial science.

10. Suffolk University

8 Ashburton Pl Beacon Hill
Boston, MA 02108-2770
(617) 573-8000

Suffolk University is located in the center of Boston and it offers one program in administrative assistant and secretarial science. 9,068 students seek degrees in 171 programs at this school, overall. This school is the oldest institution in the state of Massachusetts offering programs in administrative assistant and secretarial science.

11. Bunker Hill Community College

250 New Rutherford Ave
Boston, MA 02129-2925
(617) 228-2000

Bunker Hill Community College, which is 1.3 miles from the center of the city, is located in Boston, MA and it offers one administrative assistant program. Overall, 12,271 students pursue degrees in 72 Bunker Hill Community College programs. It is the ninth oldest institution in the state of Massachusetts offering programs in administrative assistant and secretarial science.

12. Greenfield Community College

One College Dr
Greenfield, MA 01301-9739
(413) 775-1000

Greenfield Community College offers two programs in administrative assistant and secretarial science. Out of those, it 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 Greenfield, Massachusetts, is located in a rural setting. It is one of 15 community colleges in Massachusetts. In terms of programs, it is the third biggest institution in the state of Massachusetts offering administrative assistant and secretarial science.

13. Cape Cod Community College

2240 Iyannough Rd
West Barnstable, MA 02668-1599
(508) 362-2131

Cape Cod Community College offers two programs in administrative assistant and secretarial science. More 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, which is near the heart of downtown, is in West Barnstable, MA. This community college is a public 2-year institution. In terms of enrollment, this community college ranks eighth in the state of Massachusetts.

14. Massasoit Community College

One Massasoit Boulevard
Brockton, MA 02302-3996
(508) 588-9100

Massasoit Community College is in the suburbs of Brockton, Massachusetts. It offers two programs in administrative assistant and secretarial science. More specifically, this college offers students one administrative assistant certificate and one administrative assistant degree at the associate's level. Overall, 8,053 students pursue degrees in 64 Massasoit Community College programs. This college is the third biggest institution in the state of Massachusetts offering administrative assistant and secretarial science.

15. Northern Essex Community College

100 Elliott Street
Haverhill, MA 01830-2399
(978) 556-3000

Northern Essex Community College, which is very close to Haverhill, Massachusetts, is located in a rural setting and it offers one administrative assistant program. This community college is one of 15 community colleges in Massachusetts. It is the sixth oldest institution in the state of Massachusetts offering administrative assistant programs.

16. Fisher College

118 Beacon Street
Boston, MA 2116
(617) 236-8800

Fisher College offers three programs in administrative assistant and secretarial science. More specifically, Fisher offers students one administrative assistant certificate and two degrees at the associate's level in administrative assistant and secretarial science. Fisher, which is near the center of the city, is located in Boston, MA. 1,881 students pursue degrees in 29 programs at this school, overall.

17. Springfield Technical Community College

1 Armory Sq
Springfield, MA 01105-1296
(413) 781-7822

Springfield Technical Community College is 0.5 miles from the center of the city and it offers one administrative assistant program. This school is a public 2-year institution. It is the tenth biggest institution in the state of Massachusetts offering administrative assistant and secretarial science in terms of programs.