Texas Colleges Ranked by Lowest In State Tution

Cheapest Colleges in Texas by In State Tution

Below is a college cost ranking of the 101 colleges in Texas with the lowest in state tution. What is the cheapest college in Texas? Amberton University tops the list with a tuition and fee total of $0. Note these costs do not include room and board or living expenses.

Affordable doesn't simply mean finding a school with a low published price. It's important to research the typical financial aid package offered by a school, the average net price actually paid and most importantly the quality of education you receive for your tuition dollar. Sometimes a school which appears cheap based on list price can be a poor relative value if it can't award competitive financial aid or doesn't offer a quality education. The list below is a ranking on published in state tution with no consideration of actual average price paid or academic quality of the school. Please see the CollegeSimply Best Value Colleges in Texas list for a ranking which considers school quality and average net price.

All price data are reprinted from the U.S. Department of Education's 2022-2022 IPEDS Survey and reflect reported costs for the 2021/2022 academic year.

List of Texas Colleges Ranked by Lowest In State Tution
School Tuition In State
Amberton University

Garland, Texas

Hallmark University

San Antonio, TX

Brazosport College

Lake Jackson, TX

The University of Texas at Brownsville

Brownsville, TX

South Texas College

McAllen, TX

Midland College

Midland, TX

Texas A & M University Galveston

Galveston, Texas

Texas A&M University Central Texas

Killeen, TX

Grace School of Theology

Conroe, TX

Baptist University of the Americas

San Antonio, TX

University of Houston Victoria

Victoria, TX

The University of Texas Health Science Center at San Antonio

San Antonio, TX

College of Biblical Studies Houston

Houston, TX

Sul Ross State University

Alpine, TX

University of Houston Clear Lake

Houston, TX

University of Houston Downtown

Houston, TX

Texas A & M International University

Laredo, TX

Tarleton State University

Stephenville, TX