Texas Best Colleges

Check out the best colleges in Texas and estimate chance to get it.

Rice University is ranked top in the Texas Best Colleges ranking for academic year 2018-2019. Trinity University and The University of Texas at Austin are ranked second and third places.
The average SAT average score of the 10 Texas Best Colleges is 1,311 and ACT average scores is 87. The average acceptance rate of the schools is 50% and the average graduation rate is 76%. The average tuition & fees are $11,107 for in-state students and $39,940 for out-of-state students at the 10 Texas Best Colleges.
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Texas Best Colleges Comparison
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RankNameTest ScoresAcceptance RateTuitionStudent PopulationGraduation Rate
1Rice University (91.5)Private,4 yearsHouston, Texas 1,505 (SAT)
102 (ACT)
11% $47,350 7,022 91%
2Trinity University (87.6)Private,4 yearsSan Antonio, Texas 1,345 (SAT)
88 (ACT)
34% $42,976 2,571 80%
3The University of Texas at Austin (87.4)Public,4 yearsAustin, Texas 1,355 (SAT)
90 (ACT)
39% $10,610 (in-state)
$37,580(out-of-state)
51,525 83%
4Southern Methodist University (87.1)Private,4 yearsDallas, Texas 1,370 (SAT)
92 (ACT)
51% $54,492 11,789 81%
5The University of Texas at Dallas (87.0)Public,4 yearsRichardson, Texas 1,330 (SAT)
86 (ACT)
69% $13,034 (in-state)
$36,876(out-of-state)
27,642 69%
6Texas A & M University-College Station (86.9)Public,4 yearsCollege Station, Texas 1,275 (SAT)
83 (ACT)
68% $11,870 (in-state)
$37,495(out-of-state)
67,929 82%
7Baylor University (86.9)Private,4 yearsWaco, Texas 1,280 (SAT)
85 (ACT)
39% $45,542 17,059 77%
8Texas Christian University (86.9)Private,4 yearsFort Worth, Texas 1,247 (SAT)
85 (ACT)
41% $46,950 10,489 83%
9Dallas Baptist University (86.4)Private,4 yearsDallas, Texas 1,180 (SAT) 88% $28,870 5,067 58%
10University of Houston (86.3)Public,4 yearsHouston, Texas 1,220 (SAT)
74 (ACT)
62% $8,913 (in-state)
$21,273(out-of-state)
45,364 54%
Average1,311 (SAT)
87 (ACT)
50% $11,107 (in-state)
$39,940(out-of-state)
24,64675.80%
Number of Schools
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25
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