Richardson has a total population of 91,802 and a student population of 16,244. Of these students, 15,783 are enrolled in schools that offer political science programs.
The largest political science school in Richardson, by student population, is The University of Texas at Dallas. In 2010, The University of Texas at Dallas graduated approximately 75 students from its political science program.
In 2010, 75 students graduated with a political science degree from one of Richardson's political science schools. Tuition in 2009 at Richardson's political science schools was $21,772 per year for instate students and $32,602 per year for out of state students.
You should also anticipate spending about $1,200 for political science related books and supplies every year. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $8,228 per year, on average, for room and board. If you live at home, you can cut this cost down to approximately $13,820.
The average salary you can expect to earn as a political scientist in Richardson is $42,350 per year. This is lower than the state-wide average salary for political scientists.