Tightest Texas Colleges to Admit with Lowest Acceptance Rate
The next table lists the tightest (low acceptance rate) Texas colleges and universities to admit. Those schools have been keeping the acceptance rate in low level in recent years. The University of Texas at Austin has the lowest acceptance rate as of 31.82% for academic year 2019-2020 in Texas. For the ranking, we only include 4-years colleges with at least 1,000 new students (freshmen).
The following table shows the schools that have low acceptance rates with admission statistics and yield, also known as enrollment rate. You may want to check colleges having the highest acceptance rates in Texas.
|Name||Acceptance Rate||# of Applicants||# of Admitted||# of Enrolled||Yield|
|1||The University of Texas at Austin||31.82%||53,525||17,029||8,170||47.98%|
|2||Texas A & M University-Commerce||43.13%||9,293||4,008||1,146||28.59%|
|4||University of North Texas at Dallas||46.82%||4,718||2,209||1,085||49.12%|
|5||Texas Christian University||47.12%||19,028||8,966||2,159||24.08%|
|6||Southern Methodist University||47.29%||13,959||6,601||1,544||23.39%|
|7||Texas A & M International University||54.15%||7,884||4,269||1,379||32.30%|
|8||Tarleton State University||55.77%||10,112||5,639||2,073||36.76%|
|9||Texas A & M University-College Station||57.79%||42,476||24,549||10,613||43.23%|
|10||University of Houston||64.98%||25,393||16,500||5,680||34.42%|