In Virginia an estimated 61 students graduate from forensic psychology schools every year. If you too are interested in a career in forensic psychology, Virginia has 1 forensic psychology schools for you to choose from. At forensic psychology schools in Virginia, you can expect to pay $22,620 per year in tuition for a degree in forensic psychology.
The largest forensic psychology school in Virginia, by student population is Marymount University. It is located in Arlington. Approximately 61 students graduated with a forensic psychology degree from Marymount University in 2009, which was 100% of the total state forensic psychology graduates for that year. Tuition at Marymount University, was $22,620 per year in 2010.
A majority of those with an education in forensic psychology pursue a career as a forensic psychologist. If after graduation, you are planning on working in Virginia, it is important to know that the job outlook for forensic psychology graduates in the state is good. An estimated 2,870 forensic psychologists are in Virginia state. And the government projects that this number will increase by 18%, or to 3,410 forensic psychologists by the year 2018.
If you work as a forensic psychologist in Virginia, your yearly salary can range from less than $39,156 to more than $89,466. The median salary for forensic psychologists in Virginia is $60,734 per year.