The Best Dallas Colleges

Dallas, Texas area Colleges

There are 12 ranked colleges within the Dallas city limits and 34 colleges within a 50 mile radius. Area colleges collectively enroll a total of 414,280 students. If you're looking for a large school, Dallas College enrolls the most students with 1,242 currently taking classes. In terms of affordability, Collin County Community College District offers the lowest tuition for colleges in the Dallas area at $2,940 per year.

The top rated college in the area is Southern Methodist University which is ranked #58 in the nation by CollegeSimply.

Also explore Dallas area public, private, four year, public four year, community and junior colleges.

The Dallas area is home to popular nationally ranked institutions like Southern Methodist University, Texas Christian University, University of Dallas and The University of Texas at Dallas.


34 results

Southern Methodist University
S
Dallas, TX
Southern Methodist University

Private 4 Year

0 reviews

#2 Best Colleges in Texas

  • 12,373enrollment
  • $41,444net price
  • 53%acceptance rate
  • 1250-1450SAT range
  • 29-33ACT range
  • 3.63Avg GPA

4 miles from Dallas

Texas Christian University
T
Fort Worth, TX
Texas Christian University

Private 4 Year

3 reviews

#4 Best Private Colleges in Texas

  • 11,379enrollment
  • $40,220net price
  • 48%acceptance rate
  • 1110-1320SAT range
  • 25-31ACT range
  • 3.68Estimated Avg GPA

Applications Due Mar 1

35 miles from Dallas

University of Dallas
D
Irving, TX
University of Dallas

Private 4 Year

3 reviews

#6 Best Private Colleges in Texas

  • 2,489enrollment
  • $27,450net price
  • 54%acceptance rate
  • 1130-1350SAT range
  • 23-30ACT range
  • 3.9Avg Weighted GPA

Applications Due Mar 1

10 miles from Dallas

The University of Texas at Dallas
T
Richardson, TX
The University of Texas at Dallas

Public 4 Year

2 reviews

#2 Best Value Colleges in Texas

  • 28,669enrollment
  • $11,185net price
  • 79%acceptance rate
  • 1220-1450SAT range
  • 26-33ACT range
  • 3.78Estimated Avg GPA

14 miles from Dallas

Dallas Baptist University
D
Dallas, TX
Dallas Baptist University

Private 4 Year

1 reviews

#10 Best Private Colleges in Texas

  • 4,247enrollment
  • $26,062net price
  • 99%acceptance rate
  • 980-1200SAT range
  • 20-27ACT range
  • 3.48Avg GPA

12 miles from Dallas

Texas Wesleyan University
T
Fort Worth, TX
Texas Wesleyan University

Private 4 Year

1 reviews

#13 Best Private Colleges in Texas

  • 2,197enrollment
  • $23,479net price
  • 47%acceptance rate
  • 1000-1160SAT range
  • 19-23ACT range
  • 3.35Avg GPA

30 miles from Dallas

University of North Texas
N
Denton, TX
University of North Texas

Public 4 Year

2 reviews

#8 Best Public Universities in Texas

  • 40,953enrollment
  • $13,781net price
  • 84%acceptance rate
  • 1050-1240SAT range
  • 20-27ACT range
  • 3.46Estimated Avg GPA

Applications Due Mar 15

36 miles from Dallas

The University of Texas at Arlington
T
Arlington, TX
The University of Texas at Arlington

Public 4 Year

3 reviews

#10 Best Public Universities in Texas

  • 48,072enrollment
  • $15,220net price
  • 88%acceptance rate
  • 1050-1250SAT range
  • 21-27ACT range
  • 3.43Estimated Avg GPA

21 miles from Dallas

Texas Woman's University
T
Denton, TX
Texas Woman's University

Public 4 Year

3 reviews

#19 Best Public Universities in Texas

  • 16,433enrollment
  • $10,087net price
  • 94%acceptance rate
  • 1043-1140SAT range
  • 16-22ACT range
  • 3.17Avg GPA

Applications Due Jun 1

37 miles from Dallas

Southwestern Assemblies of God University
S
Waxahachie, TX
Southwestern Assemblies of God University

Private 4 Year

0 reviews

#24 Best Private Colleges in Texas

  • 1,985enrollment
  • $23,931net price
  • 89%acceptance rate
  • 900-1120SAT range
  • 16-22ACT range
  • 3.19Estimated Avg GPA

Applications Due Jul 1

27 miles from Dallas

Arlington Baptist College
A
Arlington, TX
 
Arlington Baptist College

Private 4 Year

2 reviews

 

  • 160enrollment
  • $21,684net price
  • 100%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • NAAvg GPA

Applications Due Jun 5

23 miles from Dallas

Remington College Dallas Campus
R
Garland, TX
 
Remington College Dallas Campus

Private 2 Year

0 reviews

 

  • 628enrollment
  • $19,410net price
  • 100%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • NAAvg GPA

8 miles from Dallas

Brookhaven College
B
Farmers Branch, TX
 
Brookhaven College

Public 2 Year

0 reviews

 

  • 13,726enrollment
  • -net price
  • 100%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • NAAvg GPA

Applications Due Dec 1

10 miles from Dallas

Cedar Valley College
C
Lancaster, TX
 
Cedar Valley College

Public 2 Year

0 reviews

 

  • 8,030enrollment
  • -net price
  • 100%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • NAAvg GPA

12 miles from Dallas

Court Reporting Institute Wheeler Institute of Texas
C
Dallas, Texas
 
Court Reporting Institute Wheeler Institute of Texas

Private 2 Year

0 reviews

 

  • 416enrollment
  • $21,426net price
  • 100%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • NAAvg GPA

6 miles from Dallas

Dallas Christian College
D
Dallas, TX
Dallas Christian College

Private 4 Year

0 reviews

 

  • 246enrollment
  • $28,981net price
  • 24%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • 3.06Avg GPA

Applications Due Jun 1

11 miles from Dallas

Dallas Institute of Funeral Service
D
Dallas, TX
 
Dallas Institute of Funeral Service

Private 2 Year

1 reviews

 

  • 364enrollment
  • $16,133net price
  • 100%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • NAAvg GPA

5 miles from Dallas

DeVry University Texas
D
Irving, Texas
 
DeVry University Texas

Private 4 Year

0 reviews

 

  • 5,374enrollment
  • -net price
  • 84%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • NAAvg GPA

17 miles from Dallas