Private Colleges in Texas

The 2022 Directory of Texas Private Colleges and Costs

Texas Private Colleges, Cost and Affordability for 2022

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 $26,532 for the 2020-2021 academic year. This is a change of $178 from the 2019-2020 average of $26,354 and represents a 0.68% annual increase. The list of Texas private colleges below provides school specific cost and value rating.

Our guide surveyed tuition data from the 70 private colleges and universities in Texas, the most popular being Baylor University with 17,548 full time students and an in-state tuition list price of $44,544. Southern Methodist University is the most expensive private school in Texas with an in-state tuition of $51,958.

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<Academic 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 2020-2021 IPEDS Survey and reflect reported costs for the 2020-2021 academic year.

Explore Texas Colleges

School Tuition Rating Value
Abilene Christian University

Abilene, Texas

$37,750 59 48
American InterContinental University Houston

Houston, Texas

$14,099 NA NA
Arlington Baptist College

Arlington, Texas

$13,350 NA NA
Austin College

Sherman, Texas

$42,405 70 91
Baptist Missionary Association Theological Seminary

Jacksonville, Texas

$6,600 NA NA
Baptist University of the Americas

San Antonio, Texas

$5,760 NA NA
Baylor University

Waco, Texas

$44,544 NA NA
Brown Mackie College San Antonio

San Antonio, Texas

$12,132 NA NA
Career Point College

San Antonio, Texas

$18,650 NA NA
Chamberlain College of Nursing Texas

Houston, Texas

$18,549 NA NA
College of Biblical Studies Houston

Houston, Texas

$6,576 NA NA
Commonwealth Institute of Funeral Service

Houston, Texas

$13,263 NA NA
Concordia University Texas

Austin, Texas

$32,900 35 7
Court Reporting Institute Wheeler Institute of Texas

Dallas, Texas

$9,600 NA NA
Culinary Institute Inc

Houston, Texas

$13,203 NA NA
Dallas Baptist University

Dallas, Texas

$30,690 57 43
Dallas Christian College

Dallas, Texas

$18,176 NA NA
Dallas Institute of Funeral Service

Dallas, Texas

$11,970 NA NA
DeVry University Texas

Irving, Texas

$15,835 NA NA
East Texas Baptist University

Marshall, Texas

$26,400 NA NA