Best Colleges in Texas - Acceptance Rate, SAT Score Range, ACT Score Range, Location, Address

Best Colleges in Texas
28 college(s) found. Showing 1 - 20.
The results are sorted by US News rankings for Best National Universities.
#17 in National Universities
Rice University, Houston, TX
Federal School Code 003604OPE ID 00360400

Private

Net Price: $20,879

In-State Fee: $47,350

Out-of-State Fee: $47,350
#48 in National Universities
The University of Texas at Austin, Austin, TX
Federal School Code 003658OPE ID 00365800

PUBLIC

Net Price: $16,505

In-State Fee: $10,610

Out-of-State Fee: $37,580
#64 in National Universities
Southern Methodist University, Dallas, TX
Federal School Code 003613OPE ID 00361300

Private

Net Price: $36,575

In-State Fee: $54,492

Out-of-State Fee: $54,492
#70 in National Universities
Texas A & M University-College Station, College Station, TX
Federal School Code 003632OPE ID 00363200

PUBLIC

Net Price: $18,944

In-State Fee: $11,870

Out-of-State Fee: $37,495
#79 in National Universities
Baylor University, Waco, TX
Federal School Code 003545OPE ID 00354500

Private

Net Price: $32,601

In-State Fee: $45,542

Out-of-State Fee: $45,542
#97 in National Universities
Texas Christian University, Fort Worth, TX
Federal School Code 003636OPE ID 00363600

Private

Net Price: $37,513

In-State Fee: $46,950

Out-of-State Fee: $46,950
#147 in National Universities
The University of Texas at Dallas, Richardson, TX
Federal School Code 009741OPE ID 00974100

PUBLIC

Net Price: $14,336

In-State Fee: $13,034

Out-of-State Fee: $36,876
#185 in National Universities
University of Houston, Houston, TX
Federal School Code 003652OPE ID 00365200

PUBLIC

Net Price: $16,161

In-State Fee: $8,913

Out-of-State Fee: $21,273
#218 in National Universities
Texas Tech University, Lubbock, TX
Federal School Code 003644OPE ID 00364400

PUBLIC

Net Price: $17,033

In-State Fee: $9,080

Out-of-State Fee: $19,040
#272 in National Universities
University of the Incarnate Word, San Antonio, TX
Federal School Code 003578OPE ID 00357800

Private

Net Price: $23,441

In-State Fee: $31,484

Out-of-State Fee: $31,484
#281 in National Universities
University of North Texas, Denton, TX
Federal School Code 003594OPE ID 00359400

PUBLIC

Net Price: $13,609

In-State Fee: $10,852

Out-of-State Fee: $20,812
#281 in National Universities
Sam Houston State University, Huntsville, TX
Federal School Code 003606OPE ID 00360600

PUBLIC

Net Price: $13,666

In-State Fee: $8,296

Out-of-State Fee: $18,256
#281 in National Universities
Dallas Baptist University, Dallas, TX
Federal School Code 003560OPE ID 00356000

Private

Net Price: $26,203

In-State Fee: $28,870

Out-of-State Fee: $28,870
#293381 in National Universities
Lamar University, Beaumont, TX
Federal School Code 003581OPE ID 00358100

PUBLIC

Net Price: $12,967

In-State Fee: $8,373

Out-of-State Fee: $18,333
#293381 in National Universities
Our Lady of the Lake University, San Antonio, TX
Federal School Code 003598OPE ID 00359800

Private

Net Price: $17,506

In-State Fee: $28,740

Out-of-State Fee: $28,740
#293381 in National Universities
The University of Texas Rio Grande Valley, Edinburg, TX
Federal School Code 003599OPE ID 00359900

PUBLIC

Net Price: $4,166

In-State Fee: $7,813

Out-of-State Fee: $17,773
#293381 in National Universities
Stephen F Austin State University, Nacogdoches, TX
Federal School Code 003624OPE ID 00362400

PUBLIC

Net Price: $12,951

In-State Fee: $8,316

Out-of-State Fee: $18,276
#293381 in National Universities
Texas Woman's University, Denton, TX
Federal School Code 003646OPE ID 00364600

PUBLIC

Net Price: $9,727

In-State Fee: $7,796

Out-of-State Fee: $17,756
#293381 in National Universities
Texas A & M University-Kingsville, Kingsville, TX
Federal School Code 003639OPE ID 00363900

PUBLIC

Net Price: $14,796

In-State Fee: $8,922

Out-of-State Fee: $23,899
#293381 in National Universities
Texas A & M University-Commerce, Commerce, TX
Federal School Code 003565OPE ID 00356500

PUBLIC

Net Price: $12,875

In-State Fee: $8,748

Out-of-State Fee: $21,198
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