Irving, TX (population: 206,798) has one medical science school within its city limits. University of Dallas has a total student population of 2,883. It is the 163rd highest ranked school in the USA and the 5th highest in the state of Texas (#1 is Rice University). To learn more about medical science programs in Irving, ratemyprofessors.com has reviews of medical science professors at University of Dallas such as Scott Boegeman, Charles Eaker, Joseph Nika, and Aubrie Starks.
Medical Science students from Irving schools who go on to become medical scientists, physicians, doctors, nurses, etc. have a good chance at finding employment. For example, there are 101,760 people working as medical scientists alone in the US, and their average annual salary is $84,760. Also, Life scientists make on average $72,590 per year and there are about 12,320 of them employed in the US today. In fact, in the Dallas-Plano-Irving Metropolitan area alone, there are 50 employed life scientists earning an average salary of $53,590. Medical scientists in this area earn $66,220/yr and there are 790 employed.
Irving lies in Dallas county, which is one of the 154 counties in Texas. Overall, the Dallas-Plano-Irving Metropolitan area has 2,047,600 total employed workers according to the US Bureau of Labor Statistics, with a 0.6% unemployment rate, $22.17/hr average worker wage, and a $46,110 average annual salary. Thus, about 0.384 out of every 1000 jobs in Irving are held by medical scientists, and 0.023/1000 are held by life scientists.
After taking into account tuition, living expenses, and financial aid, University of Dallas ends up costing a student $23,260/yr.
|Name||State||Population||# of Schools||Avg School Rank||Total Programs||Distance from Irving|
|Grand Prairie||TX||167,767||3||23.6315||22||12.1 miles|
|Flower Mound||TX||72,721||0||-||0||13.7 miles|
|North Richland Hills||TX||67,133||1||26.4697||12||14.5 miles|
|Forth Worth||TX||-||3||11.7915||4||22.4 miles|
|Fort Worth||TX||751,149||10||30.6263||324||22.8 miles|