Texas Average Net Price Ranking

The Most Expensive Colleges in Texas by Average Net Price for 2021

Most Expensive Colleges in Texas by Average Net Price

The highest net price colleges in Texas are ranked by the average net price paid. Net price is the average cost paid as determined by tuition minus scholarship and grant financial aid and grant financial aid and may be a more accurate estimation of real life costs than published tuition. Discount from list price represents the effective percent discount from published costs that students averaged. Please note that net price varies on a student by student basis based on finanical situation and no financial aid is guaranteed. Southern Methodist University leads the list with a $40,404 average annual net price paid in 2014-2015.

Net price data are reprinted from the U.S. Department of Education's IPEDS Survey and reflect reported costs for the 2014-2015 academic year.

Texas' Most Expensive Colleges by Average Net Price
College Net Price Discount
#1 Southern Methodist University

Dallas, Private Not For Profit

$40,404 45%
#2 Baylor University

Waco, Private Not For Profit

$38,372 38%
#3 Texas Christian University

Fort Worth, Private Not For Profit

$37,509 41%
#4 Trinity University

San Antonio, Private Not For Profit

$30,505 49%
#5 Dallas Christian College

Dallas, Private Not For Profit

$28,323 3%
#6 Saint Edward's University

Austin, Private Not For Profit

$28,214 54%
#7 Abilene Christian University

Abilene, Private Not For Profit

$27,883 43%
#8 Southwestern University

Georgetown, Private Not For Profit

$27,757 51%
#9 Dallas Baptist University

Dallas, Private Not For Profit

$27,259 32%
#10 University of Mary Hardin Baylor

Belton, Private Not For Profit

$27,237 32%
#11 University of Dallas

Irving, Private Not For Profit

$26,761 53%
#12 Texas Wesleyan University

Fort Worth, Private Not For Profit

$26,434 39%
#13 Career Point College

San Antonio, Private For Profit

$25,734 7%
#14 Wayland Baptist University

Plainview, Private Not For Profit

$24,882 22%
#15 Southwestern Assemblies of God University

Waxahachie, Private Not For Profit

$24,760 14%
#16 LeTourneau University

Longview, Private Not For Profit

$24,609 43%
#17 Chamberlain College of Nursing Texas

Houston, Private For Profit

$24,506 24%
#18 University of the Incarnate Word

San Antonio, Private Not For Profit

$24,481 48%
#19 Concordia University Texas

Austin, Private Not For Profit

$24,061 47%
#20 Austin College

Sherman, Private Not For Profit

$23,824 57%
#21 Lubbock Christian University

Lubbock, Private Not For Profit

$23,672 27%
#22 Howard Payne University

Brownwood, Private Not For Profit

$23,026 41%
#23 East Texas Baptist University

Marshall, Private Not For Profit

$22,956 39%
#24 Schreiner University

Kerrville, Private Not For Profit

$22,860 44%
#25 McMurry University

Abilene, Private Not For Profit

$21,719 43%
#26 Southwestern Adventist University

Keene, Private Not For Profit

$21,717 30%
#27 Hardin Simmons University

Abilene, Private Not For Profit

$20,696 48%
#28 Houston Baptist University

Houston, Private Not For Profit

$20,436 52%
#29 Rice University

Houston, Private Not For Profit

$20,335 68%
#30 University of Phoenix San Antonio Campus

San Antonio, Private For Profit

$20,141 -15%
#31 Texas Lutheran University

Seguin, Private Not For Profit

$19,896 53%
#32 University of St Thomas

Houston, Private Not For Profit

$19,544 53%
#33 St. Mary's University

San Antonio, Private Not For Profit

$19,528 56%
#34 Texas A & M University College Station

College Station, Public Not For Profit

$19,237 19%
#35 University of Phoenix Dallas Campus

Dallas, Private For Profit

$19,215 -10%
#36 University of Phoenix Austin Campus

Austin, Private For Profit

$19,149 -10%
#37 University of Phoenix Houston Campus

Houston, Private For Profit

$18,897 -8%
#38 Our Lady of the Lake University San Antonio

San Antonio, Private Not For Profit

$18,012 55%
#39 Arlington Baptist College

Arlington, Private Not For Profit

$17,578 23%
#40 Texas Tech University

Lubbock, Public Not For Profit

$16,463 14%
#41 College of Biblical Studies Houston

Houston, Private Not For Profit

$16,385 12%
#42 Wade College

Dallas, Private For Profit

$16,080 28%
#43 Huston Tillotson University

Austin, Private Not For Profit

$16,044 30%
#44 The University of Texas at Austin

Austin, Public Not For Profit

$15,502 34%
#45 American InterContinental University Houston

Houston, Private For Profit

$14,822 34%
#46 Tarleton State University

Stephenville, Public Not For Profit

$14,631 25%
#47 Texas Southern University

Houston, Public Not For Profit

$14,540 29%
#48 Northwood University Texas

Cedar Hill, Private Not For Profit

$14,456 29%
#49 The University of Texas at Arlington

Arlington, Public Not For Profit

$14,445 36%
#50 Jarvis Christian College

Hawkins, Private Not For Profit

$14,161 37%
#51 Wiley College

Marshall, Private Not For Profit

$14,139 33%
#52 University of North Texas

Denton, Public Not For Profit

$14,020 35%
#53 Texas College

Tyler, Private Not For Profit

$14,020 31%
#54 Paul Quinn College

Dallas, Private Not For Profit

$13,951 14%
#55 Prairie View A & M University

Prairie View, Public Not For Profit

$13,460 37%
#56 University of Houston

Houston, Public Not For Profit

$13,212 34%
#57 Texas State University

San Marcos, Public Not For Profit

$13,178 38%
#58 The University of Texas at San Antonio

San Antonio, Public Not For Profit

$13,168 24%
#59 Texas A & M University Kingsville

Kingsville, Public Not For Profit

$13,069 32%
#60 Sam Houston State University

Huntsville, Public Not For Profit

$13,055 33%
#61 West Texas A & M University

Canyon, Public Not For Profit

$12,982 22%
#62 Texas A & M University Corpus Christi

Corpus Christi, Public Not For Profit

$12,916 40%
#63 Stephen F Austin State University

Nacogdoches, Public Not For Profit

$12,866 32%
#64 Lamar University

Beaumont, Public Not For Profit

$12,716 32%
#65 Texas A & M University Commerce

Commerce, Public Not For Profit

$12,477 37%
#66 North American College

Houston, Private Not For Profit

$12,468 38%
#67 Angelo State University

San Angelo, Public Not For Profit

$12,169 32%
#68 Sul Ross State University

Alpine, Public Not For Profit

$11,833 37%
#69 The University of Texas at Dallas

Richardson, Public Not For Profit

$10,455 60%
#70 Texas A & M University Texarkana

Texarkana, Public Not For Profit

$10,412 46%
#71 University of Houston Victoria

Victoria, Public Not For Profit

$10,063 38%
#72 Texas Woman's University

Denton, Public Not For Profit

$9,830 45%
#73 Midwestern State University

Wichita Falls, Public Not For Profit

$9,799 51%
#74 The University of Texas of the Permian Basin

Odessa, Public Not For Profit

$9,769 44%
#75 Baptist University of the Americas

San Antonio, Private Not For Profit

$8,856 40%
#76 The University of Texas at El Paso

El Paso, Public Not For Profit

$8,414 59%
#77 Southwestern Christian College

Terrell, Private Not For Profit

$7,928 49%
#78 The University of Texas at Tyler

Tyler, Public Not For Profit

$7,389 62%
#79 University of Houston Downtown

Houston, Public Not For Profit

$7,159 59%
#80 Midland College

Midland, Public Not For Profit

$5,773 48%
#81 Brazosport College

Lake Jackson, Public Not For Profit

$5,349 61%
#82 The University of Texas at Brownsville

Brownsville, Public Not For Profit

$4,882 62%
#83 The University of Texas Pan American

Edinburg, Public Not For Profit

$4,654 74%
#84 Texas A & M International University

Laredo, Public Not For Profit

$3,323 81%
#85 South Texas College

McAllen, Public Not For Profit

$1,337 89%