Best Texas Colleges

Ranked list of Colleges and Universities in Texas for 2024

There are 170 colleges and universities in Texas enrolling 1,571,537 students. Explore the list of top colleges in Texas below to begin your college search. The CollegeSimply rankings are objective and data-driven in order to help you find good matches for you. Learn how the Best Colleges rankings are calculated on our ranking methodology page. Whether you're searching for a good public, private or community college, this guide to universities in Texas offers a comprehensive view to the state's higher education options.

 Texas is home to nationally ranked institutions like Rice University, Trinity University, Southern Methodist University and The University of Texas at Austin. The highest ranked college in Texas is Rice University and the top rated public state college is The University of Texas at Austin.

Local college options can be explored in Houston, San Antonio, Dallas and Austin or other cities.


170 results

List of the Best Texas Colleges

Angelina College
A
Lufkin, TX

Angelina College

Public 2 Year

1 reviews

 

  • 4,272enrollment
  • $9,373net price
  • 100%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • NAAvg GPA

Arlington Baptist College
A
Arlington, TX
 

Arlington Baptist College

Private 4 Year

2 reviews

 

  • 216enrollment
  • $21,684net price
  • 100%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • NAAvg GPA

Austin Community College District
A
Austin, TX

Austin Community College District

Public 2 Year

1 reviews

 

  • 35,609enrollment
  • $4,822net price
  • 100%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • NAAvg GPA

Baptist Missionary Association Theological Seminary
B
Jacksonville, TX
 

Baptist Missionary Association Theological Seminary

Private 4 Year

0 reviews

 

  • 112enrollment
  • -net price
  • 85%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • NAAvg GPA

Applications Due Jul 25

Coastal Bend College
C
Beeville, TX

Coastal Bend College

Public 2 Year

1 reviews

 

  • 3,927enrollment
  • $4,548net price
  • 100%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • NAAvg GPA

Blinn College
B
Brenham, TX

Blinn College

Public 2 Year

0 reviews

 

  • 17,420enrollment
  • $12,530net price
  • 100%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • NAAvg GPA

Remington College Dallas Campus
R
Garland, TX
 

Remington College Dallas Campus

Private 2 Year

0 reviews

 

  • 427enrollment
  • $19,410net price
  • 100%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • NAAvg GPA

Vet Tech Institute of Houston
V
Houston, TX
 

Vet Tech Institute of Houston

Private 2 Year

0 reviews

 

  • 220enrollment
  • $14,513net price
  • 84%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • NAAvg GPA

Brazosport College
B
Lake Jackson, TX

Brazosport College

Public 4 Year

0 reviews

 

  • 3,916enrollment
  • $6,254net price
  • 100%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • NAAvg GPA

Applications Due Aug 15

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

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

Central Texas College
C
Killeen, TX
 

Central Texas College

Public 2 Year

0 reviews

 

  • 8,922enrollment
  • $6,779net price
  • 100%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • NAAvg GPA

Cisco College
C
Cisco, TX

Cisco College

Public 2 Year

0 reviews

 

  • 3,105enrollment
  • $9,068net price
  • 100%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • NAAvg GPA

Clarendon College
C
Clarendon, TX
 

Clarendon College

Public 2 Year

0 reviews

 

  • 1,372enrollment
  • $11,220net price
  • 100%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • NAAvg GPA

North Central Texas College
N
Gainesville, TX

North Central Texas College

Public 2 Year

0 reviews

 

  • 7,653enrollment
  • $6,285net price
  • 100%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • NAAvg GPA

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

Dallas Christian College
D
Dallas, TX

Dallas Christian College

Private 4 Year

0 reviews

 

  • 317enrollment
  • $28,981net price
  • 17%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • 3.06Avg GPA

Dallas Institute of Funeral Service
D
Dallas, TX
 

Dallas Institute of Funeral Service

Private 2 Year

1 reviews

 

  • 595enrollment
  • $16,133net price
  • 100%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • NAAvg GPA