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 psychology programs.
The largest psychology school in Irving, by student population, is University of Dallas. In 2010, approximately 23 students graduated from the Psychology program at University of Dallas.
A reported 23 students graduated with credentials in psychology in Irving in 2010. In 2009 tuition at psychology schools in Irving was $26,294 per year, on average.
You should also anticipate spending about $1,700 for psychology related books and supplies every year. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $8,220 per year, on average, for room and board. If you live at home, you can cut this cost down to approximately $0.
After graduating with your credentials in psychology, if you decide to work as a psychology professional in Irving, your job prospects are good. There were 7,980 psychology professionals working in Texas and 1,030 working in the greater Irving area in 2010. The number of psychology professionals in Irving is expected to increase by 21% by the year 2018. This projected change is faster than the projected nationwide trend for psychology professionals.
The average salary you can expect to earn as a psychology professional in Irving is $62,950 per year, which is higher than the average for psychology professionals state-wide.