Cheapest Colleges in Texas by Average Net Price

The lowest 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. South Texas College leads the list with a $1,320 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' Cheapest Colleges by Average Net Price
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1) South Texas College
McAllen, Public Not For Profit
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2) The University of Texas Pan American
Edinburg, Public Not For Profit
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3) Texas A & M International University
Laredo, Public Not For Profit
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4) Brazosport College
Lake Jackson, Public Not For Profit
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5) The University of Texas at El Paso
El Paso, Public Not For Profit
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6) The University of Texas at Brownsville
Brownsville, Public Not For Profit
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7) University of Houston Downtown
Houston, Public Not For Profit
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8) Midland College
Midland, Public Not For Profit
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9) Texas A & M University Texarkana
Texarkana, Public Not For Profit
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10) The University of Texas of the Permian Basin
Odessa, Public Not For Profit
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11) Texas Woman's University
Denton, Public Not For Profit
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12) Texas A & M University Commerce
Commerce, Public Not For Profit
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13) Prairie View A & M University
Prairie View, Public Not For Profit
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14) The University of Texas at Dallas
Richardson, Public Not For Profit
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15) Southwestern Christian College
Terrell, Private Not For Profit
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16) University of Houston Victoria
Victoria, Public Not For Profit
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17) Midwestern State University
Wichita Falls, Public Not For Profit
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18) Sul Ross State University
Alpine, Public Not For Profit
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19) The University of Texas at San Antonio
San Antonio, Public Not For Profit
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20) University of North Texas
Denton, Public Not For Profit