Texas Private Colleges, Cost and Affordability for 2016

How much does it cost to attend private college in Texas?   The average annual in-state four year, not for profit private college tuition in Texas was $22,358 for the 2016-2017 academic year. This is a change of $22,358 from the 2015-2016 average of $0 and represents a ?% annual increase. The list of Texas private colleges below provides school specific cost and value rating.

Our guide surveyed tuition data from the 96 private colleges and universities in Texas, the most popular being Baylor University with 16,118 full time students and an in-state tuition list price of $37,996. Southern Methodist University is the most expensive private school in Texas with an in-state tuition of $44,694.

Click on any school for current tuition, future cost estimates, school specific savings plans and estimated student loan payments. Texas colleges can also be filtered by public, private, community colleges and four year schools. Additionally, cost based sorting is available for the lowest and highest tuition options. Jump directly to our ranking of best values in Texas or cheap Texas colleges guide.

Rating is a CollegeCalc proprietary national percentile ranking of a college's overall difficulty and educational effectiveness. An average score is 50. Dollar value is a measure of a school's academic rating compared with the average net price paid. Colleges which are ranked "n/a" didn't report sufficient data to formulate a score. Learn more about our ratings.

All price data are reprinted from the U.S. Department of Education's 2016-2017 IPEDS Survey and reflect reported costs for the 2016-2017 academic year.

Explore Texas Colleges

School Tuition Rating $Value
Jarvis Christian College
Hawkins, 849 Students
$10,400 n/a n/a
KD Conservatory College of Film and Dramatic Arts
Dallas, 126 Students
$16,075 n/a n/a
Le Cordon Bleu College of Culinary Arts Austin
Austin, 604 Students
$13,808 n/a n/a
Le Cordon Bleu College of Culinary Arts Dallas
Dallas, 848 Students
$13,730 n/a n/a
LeTourneau University
Longview, 1,344 Students
$27,930 76 71
Lon Morris College
Jacksonville, 529 Students
$13,000 n/a n/a
Lubbock Christian University
Lubbock, 1,316 Students
$20,966 35 42
McMurry University
Abilene, 907 Students
$26,100 37 48
National American University Austin
Austin, 30 Students
$13,428 n/a n/a
North American College
Houston, 501 Students
$11,450 n/a n/a
Northwood University Texas
Cedar Hill, 97 Students
$10,200 n/a n/a
Our Lady of the Lake University San Antonio
San Antonio, 3,021 Students
$26,312 29 38
Paul Quinn College
Dallas, 402 Students
$5,818 24 53
Remington College Dallas Campus
Garland, 890 Students
$14,953 n/a n/a
Remington College Fort Worth Campus
Fort Worth, 492 Students
$14,953 n/a n/a
Remington College Houston Campus
Houston, 80 Students
$16,380 n/a n/a
Remington College Houston Southeast Campus
Webster, 365 Students
$14,566 n/a n/a
Remington College North Houston Campus
Houston, 543 Students
$14,953 n/a n/a
Rice University  Best Value
Houston, 6,472 Students
$43,220 98 79
Saint Edward's University
Austin, 3,731 Students
$40,428 61 64