Texas Colleges Ranked by Highest ACT Score

List of Colleges by ACT Score

Below is a list of the 56 colleges in Texas with the highest ACT Score for incoming freshmen. Rice University tops the list with an average ACT Score of 35. Alternatively, check out the SAT version of these rankings.

List of Texas Colleges Ranked by Highest ACT Score
School Average ACT Score
Rice University

Houston, TX

35
Southern Methodist University

Dallas, TX

31
Trinity University

San Antonio, TX

30
Texas A & M University College Station

College Station, TX

29
The University of Texas at Austin

Austin, TX

29
The University of Texas at Dallas

Richardson, TX

29
Texas Christian University

Fort Worth, TX

28
University of Dallas

Irving, TX

26
Southwestern University

Georgetown, TX

26
Austin College

Sherman, TX

25
University of Houston

Houston, TX

25
LeTourneau University

Longview, TX

25
Abilene Christian University

Abilene, TX

24
Texas A & M University Galveston

Galveston, Texas

24
The University of Texas at Arlington

Arlington, TX

24
Texas Tech University

Lubbock, TX

24
Dallas Baptist University

Dallas, TX

23
University of North Texas

Denton, TX

23