If you decide that you want to get a business degree, then you might want to consider attending one of the 2 business schools in Irving, Texas. With an overall population of 191,615 and a student population of 15,528, approximately 14,527 of Irving students attend one of Irving's schools that offer business programs.
University of Dallas is the largest business school in Irving, based on student population. In 2010, approximately 338 students graduated from the Business program at University of Dallas.
In 2010, 500 students graduated with a business degree in Irving. If you decide to attend a business school in Irving, you can expect to pay an average yearly tuition of $13,762.
In addition to tuition costs, plan on spending an average of $1,550 for business related books and supplies each year. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $8,220 per year, on average, for room and board at Irving-based business schools. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $8,076.
Many business graduates choose to work as business professionals after graduation. If you choose to follow that path and remain in Irving, your job prospects are not very good. There were 153,780 business professionals working in Texas and 35,210 working in the greater Irving area in 2010. By the year 2018, the number of business professionals is expected to increase by 3% in Irving. This projected change is faster than the projected nationwide trend for business professionals.