Private Colleges in Texas

The 2023 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 $27,175 for the 2021-2022 academic year. This is a change of $821 from the 2019-2020 average of $26,354 and represents a 3.12% 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 18,501 full time students and an in-state tuition list price of $50,232. Southern Methodist University is the most expensive private school in Texas with an in-state tuition of $53,464.

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.

<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 2021-2022 academic year.

Explore Texas Colleges

School Tuition Rating Value
Hardin Simmons University

Abilene, Texas

$29,526 41 32
Houston Baptist University

Houston, Texas

$33,250 43 51
Howard Payne University

Brownwood, Texas

$26,778 NA NA
Huston Tillotson University

Austin, Texas

$12,569 20 2
Jacksonville College Main Campus

Jacksonville, Texas

$5,040 NA NA
Jarvis Christian College

Hawkins, Texas

$10,400 NA NA
KD Conservatory College of Film and Dramatic Arts

Dallas, Texas

$16,233 NA NA
LeTourneau University

Longview, Texas

$32,690 59 53
Lon Morris College

Jacksonville, Texas

$13,000 NA NA
Lubbock Christian University

Lubbock, Texas

$24,700 45 15
McMurry University

Abilene, Texas

$29,100 46 47
National American University Austin

Austin, Texas

$15,000 NA NA
North American College

Houston, Texas

$9,450 NA NA
Northwood University Texas

Cedar Hill, Texas

$10,200 NA NA
Our Lady of the Lake University San Antonio

San Antonio, Texas

$29,038 45 59
Paul Quinn College

Dallas, Texas

$6,960 8 NA
Remington College Dallas Campus

Garland, Texas

$18,764 NA NA
Remington College Fort Worth Campus

Fort Worth, Texas

$17,319 NA NA
Remington College Houston Campus

Houston, Texas

$16,380 NA NA
Remington College Houston Southeast Campus

Webster, Texas

$18,841 NA NA