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
S

Alpine, TX

81%
W

Plainview, TX

81%
T

Edinburg, TX

82%
L

Beaumont, TX

83%
D

Irving, Texas

84%
N

Denton, TX

84%
T

San Antonio, TX

84%
S

San Antonio, TX

85%
T

San Marcos, TX

85%
N

Cedar Hill, TX

86%
C

Houston, TX

86%
T

Kingsville, TX

88%
T

Arlington, TX

88%
T

Odessa, TX

88%
S

Waxahachie, TX

89%
T

Corpus Christi, TX

90%
M

Belton, TX

90%
H

Abilene, TX

91%
S

Austin, TX

91%
E

Marshall, TX

92%