Texas Colleges Ranked by Lowest Acceptance Rate

List of Colleges by Acceptance Rate

Below is a ranking of the 170 colleges in Texas with the lowest acceptance rate for freshman undergraduate applications. Rice University leads the list by accepting 11% of high school students that applied.

List of Texas Colleges Ranked by Lowest Acceptance Rate
School Acceptance Rate
Rice University

Houston, TX

11%
Dallas Christian College

Dallas, TX

24%
The University of Texas at Austin

Austin, TX

32%
Trinity University

San Antonio, TX

34%
Baptist Missionary Association Theological Seminary

Jacksonville, TX

44%
McMurry University

Abilene, TX

47%
Texas Wesleyan University

Fort Worth, TX

47%
Texas Christian University

Fort Worth, TX

48%
Austin College

Sherman, TX

49%
Howard Payne University

Brownwood, TX

49%
Southwestern University

Georgetown, TX

49%
Southern Methodist University

Dallas, TX

53%
University of Dallas

Irving, TX

54%
Texas A & M University Galveston

Galveston, Texas

55%
Huston Tillotson University

Austin, TX

56%
LeTourneau University

Longview, TX

56%
Tarleton State University

Stephenville, TX

58%
West Texas A & M University

Canyon, TX

58%