Irving has a general population of 191,615 and an overall student population of 15,528. Approximately 2,883 of Irving's students are enrolled in schools that offer christian counseling programs.
University of Dallas is the largest christian counseling school in Irving, based on student population. In 2010, approximately 2 students graduated from the Christian Counseling program at University of Dallas.
A total of 2 students graduated with credentials in christian counseling from christian counseling schools in Irving in 2010. In 2009 tuition at christian counseling schools in Irving was $26,294 per year, on average.
You should also anticipate spending about $1,700 for christian counseling related books and supplies every year. And if you live on campus at one of the Irving-based christian counseling schools, you will have an added expense of $8,220 per year, on average, for room and board. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $0.
After graduating with your credentials in christian counseling, if you decide to work as a counselor in Irving, your job prospects are good. In 2010, 1 out of every 5 counselors in Texas were working in the greater Irving area. Irving's counselor workforce is projected to increase by 27% by the year 2018. This projected change is faster than the projected nationwide trend for counselors.
As a counselor in Irving, you can expect to make an average salary of $62,500 per year. This is higher than the average salary for counselors in the state.