Texas Colleges Key Statiistics

Average Tuition & Fees $14,083 ($4,542)
Average Acceptance Rates 68.68 %
Total Student Population 1,605,417
Average Graduation Rates 50.78 %
Average Student To Faculty Ratio 17.47 to 1

Texas Colleges Overview

In academic year 2016-2017, there are 480 colleges universities in Texas State - 119 public and 361 private schools. Next table shows the number of schools by school type and level.

Texas Colleges Distribution
Number of Schools
Private (not-for-profit)83
Private (for-profit)278
4 Year or High161
2-4 Year140
Less than 2 year179

Average Academic Statistics for Texas State Colleges

[chart] Texas Colleges Academic Statistics
Average Acceptance Rate for Texas colleges is 68.68 %.
Average Graduation Rate for Texas colleges is 50.775132275132 %
Average Transfer-out Rate for Texas colleges is 19.359712230216 %
Average Retention Rate for Texas colleges is 67.677165354331 %
Total Student Population for Texas colleges is 1,605,417
Average Student to Faculty Ratio for Texas colleges is 17.472602739726 %

Texas Colleges Student Services

Next table summarizes the number of schools that provide student services by type.

Student Services at Texas
Remedial services202 out of 480 Schools
Academic/career counseling service353 out of 480 Schools
Employment services for students271 out of 480 Schools
Placement services for completers347 out of 480 Schools
On-campus day care for students' children45 out of 480 Schools
Library facilities at institution380 out of 480 Schools

Offered Degrees At Texas Colleges

Texas colleges and universities are offering 13,849 programs through online and on-site education. Next table lists number of programs by offered degree.

Offered Programs at Texas State
Award LevelTotal Number of ProgramsAvailable Online Class
Less than one year certificate1,43484
One but less than two years certificate1,744126
Associate's Degree3,124378
Two but less than four years certificate394
Bachelor's Degree4,031363
Post Bachelor's Degree21547
Master's Degree2,407420
Post Master's Degree609
Doctor's degree - research/scholarship71528
Doctor's degree - professional practice734
Doctor's degree - other72

2016-2017 Average Tuition & Fees For Texas Colleges

For undergraduate schools, in academic year 2016-2017, the average tuition & fess for Texas colleges is $4,542 for Texas residents and $14,083 for non-residents. For graduate schools, its average tuition and fees are $7,043 for in-state students and $15,926 for out-of-state students.

Texas 2016-2017 Average Tuition & Fees
[chart] Texas State 2016-2017 Average Tuition & Fees

Special Learning Opportunities at Texas State

Next table shows the number of Texas schools which are offering special learning by category.

Special Learning Opportunities at Texas State
Online Completely1 out of 480 Schools
Undergraduate Online Classes188 out of 480 Schools
Graduate Online Classes72 out of 480 Schools
ROTC58 out of 480 Schools
ROTC Army49 out of 480 Schools
ROTC Navy7 out of 480 Schools
ROTC Air Force39 out of 480 Schools
Weekend/Evening College207 out of 480 Schools
Teacher certificate98 out of 480 Schools
Study Abroad91 out of 480 Schools
Campus Housing118 out of 480 Schools
***All data used in our site is from IPEDS (The Integrated Postsecondary Education Data System), U.S. Department of Education. Tuition and costs are based on 2016-2017 data and other data is from 2015-2016 data.