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Institutional Characteristics

The following table compares the basic academic information between best schools in Texas. By school type, there are 5 public and 5 private schools in best schools in Texas. By school level, all 10 schools are 4 years or high institutes.
Academic Comparison - Best Schools In Texas
RankNameLocationType/LevelHighest DegreeOffered Degree
1 Rice UniversityHouston, TXPrivate (not-for-profit), four-yearsDoctor's DegreeBachelor, Master, Doctorate
2 Trinity UniversitySan Antonio, TXPrivate (not-for-profit), four-yearsMaster's DegreeBachelor, Master
3 The University of Texas at AustinAustin, TXPublic, four-yearsDoctor's DegreeCertificate, Bachelor, Master, Doctorate, Post-Graduate
4 Southern Methodist UniversityDallas, TXPrivate (not-for-profit), four-yearsDoctor's DegreeBachelor, Master, Doctorate, Post-Graduate
5 Texas A & M University-College StationCollege Station, TXPublic, four-yearsDoctor's DegreeCertificate, Bachelor, Master, Doctorate, Post-Graduate
6 The University of Texas at DallasRichardson, TXPublic, four-yearsDoctor's DegreeBachelor, Master, Doctorate, Post-Graduate
7 Texas Christian UniversityFort Worth, TXPrivate (not-for-profit), four-yearsDoctor's DegreeCertificate, Bachelor, Master, Doctorate, Post-Graduate
8 Baylor UniversityWaco, TXPrivate (not-for-profit), four-yearsDoctor's DegreeBachelor, Master, Doctorate, Post-Graduate
9 Texas State UniversitySan Marcos, TXPublic, four-yearsDoctor's DegreeBachelor, Master, Doctorate, Post-Graduate
10 University of HoustonHouston, TXPublic, four-yearsDoctor's DegreeBachelor, Master, Doctorate

Key Facts Comparison

The average tuition & fees of best schools in Texas is $28,839 for State residents and $42,777 for out-of-state students. The average acceptance rate is 52.24% and graduation rate is 78.10%. The following table compares key facts for each schools including acceptance rate, graduation rate, tuition, student to faculty ratio, and student population.
Key Facts Comparison Between Best Schools In Texas
RankNameTuition & FeesAcceptance RateGraduation RateStudent Faculty RatioStudent Population
1 Rice University $52,895 9.48% 92% 6:17,643
2 Trinity University $47,392 33.72% 80% 9:12,677
3 The University of Texas at Austin $11,752 / $40,996 28.75% 88% 17:150,476
4 Southern Methodist University $60,236 53.13% 82% 11:112,373
5 Texas A & M University-College Station $13,239 / $40,134 64.28% 83% 19:170,418
6 The University of Texas at Dallas $14,564 / $39,776 87.21% 72% 25:128,669
7 Texas Christian University $51,660 53.61% 83% 13:111,379
8 Baylor University $50,232 56.69% 82% 15:119,297
9 Texas State University $11,135 / $22,559 69.99% 57% 22:137,812
10 University of Houston $9,699 / $21,891 65.52% 62% 23:147,090
Average$28,839 / $42,77752.24%78.10%16.00:128,783
The ranking data is provided by CollegeEvaluator. We compare the schools that ranked top 10 in Texasand in top 500 ranking for all colleges and universities in United States.