Texas In State Tuition Ranking

The Most Expensive Colleges in Texas by In State Tuition for 2022

Most Expensive Colleges in Texas by In State Tuition

The highest priced four year colleges in Texas are listed by one year's in state tuition list price for the 2020/2021 school year.

What is the most expensive college in Texas? Leading the colleges list is Southern Methodist University in Dallas with an in state tuition of $51,958.

Academic Rating is a CollegeCalc rating of a college's overall academics and effectiveness. The score ranges from zero to one hundred, with fifty being the median for all eligible colleges. Dollar value is a measure of a school's academic rating compared with the average price paid by students. Colleges which are ranked "n/a" didn't report sufficient data to formulate a score. Learn more about our rating methodology.

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.

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Texas' Most Expensive Colleges by In State Tuition
College In State Tuition Rating Value
#1 Southern Methodist University

Dallas, Private Not For Profit

$51,958 86 79
#2 Texas Christian University

Fort Worth, Private Not For Profit

$51,570 82 68
#3 Rice University

Houston, Private Not For Profit

$50,310 98 99
#4 Saint Edward's University

Austin, Private Not For Profit

$48,326 NA NA
#5 Trinity University

San Antonio, Private Not For Profit

$45,840 84 91
#6 Southwestern University

Georgetown, Private Not For Profit

$45,120 67 70
#7 Baylor University

Waco, Private Not For Profit

$44,544 NA NA
#8 Austin College

Sherman, Private Not For Profit

$42,405 70 91
#9 University of Dallas

Irving, Private Not For Profit

$41,660 70 85
#10 Abilene Christian University

Abilene, Private Not For Profit

$37,750 59 49
#11 Concordia University Texas

Austin, Private Not For Profit

$32,900 35 7
#12 St. Mary's University

San Antonio, Private Not For Profit

$32,700 54 71
#13 Houston Baptist University

Houston, Private Not For Profit

$32,350 44 57
#14 Schreiner University

Kerrville, Private Not For Profit

$31,938 35 6
#15 LeTourneau University

Longview, Private Not For Profit

$31,740 58 51
#16 Texas Lutheran University

Seguin, Private Not For Profit

$31,450 45 51
#17 University of the Incarnate Word

San Antonio, Private Not For Profit

$31,020 42 26
#18 University of St Thomas

Houston, Private Not For Profit

$30,800 NA NA
#19 Dallas Baptist University

Dallas, Private Not For Profit

$30,690 57 43
#20 Hardin Simmons University

Abilene, Private Not For Profit

$29,526 42 34
#21 Our Lady of the Lake University San Antonio

San Antonio, Private Not For Profit

$29,038 41 47
#22 Texas Wesleyan University

Fort Worth, Private Not For Profit

$29,026 49 47
#23 McMurry University

Abilene, Private Not For Profit

$28,530 42 39
#24 University of Mary Hardin Baylor

Belton, Private Not For Profit

$28,500 42 10
#25 East Texas Baptist University

Marshall, Private Not For Profit

$26,400 NA NA
#26 Howard Payne University

Brownwood, Private Not For Profit

$25,998 NA NA
#27 Lubbock Christian University

Lubbock, Private Not For Profit

$24,060 42 13
#28 Southwestern Adventist University

Keene, Private Not For Profit

$22,176 46 25
#29 Wayland Baptist University

Plainview, Private Not For Profit

$19,996 50 18
#30 Southwestern Assemblies of God University

Waxahachie, Private Not For Profit

$18,874 22 NA
#31 Career Point College

San Antonio, Private For Profit

$18,650 NA NA
#32 Chamberlain College of Nursing Texas

Houston, Private For Profit

$18,549 NA NA
#33 Dallas Christian College

Dallas, Private Not For Profit

$18,176 NA NA
#34 DeVry University Texas

Irving, Private For Profit

$15,835 NA NA
#35 National American University Austin

Austin, Private For Profit

$15,000 NA NA
#36 Wade College

Dallas, Private For Profit

$14,880 NA NA
#37 American InterContinental University Houston

Houston, Private For Profit

$14,099 NA NA
#38 The University of Texas at Dallas

Richardson, Public Not For Profit

$13,992 66 93
#39 Arlington Baptist College

Arlington, Private Not For Profit

$13,350 NA NA
#40 Huston Tillotson University

Austin, Private Not For Profit

$12,569 18 1
#41 Wiley College

Marshall, Private Not For Profit

$12,500 NA NA
#42 Brown Mackie College San Antonio

San Antonio, Private For Profit

$12,132 NA NA
#43 The College of Saint Thomas More

Fort Worth, Private Not For Profit

$12,000 NA NA
#44 The University of Texas at Austin

Austin, Public Not For Profit

$11,448 81 88
#45 University of Phoenix Houston Campus

Houston, Private For Profit

$10,560 NA NA
#46 University of Phoenix Dallas Campus

Dallas, Private For Profit

$10,544 NA NA
#47 University of Phoenix San Antonio Campus

San Antonio, Private For Profit

$10,488 NA NA
#48 University of Phoenix Austin Campus

Austin, Private For Profit

$10,417 NA NA
#49 Jarvis Christian College

Hawkins, Private Not For Profit

$10,400 NA NA
#50 Northwood University Texas

Cedar Hill, Private Not For Profit

$10,200 NA NA
#51 North American College

Houston, Private Not For Profit

$9,450 NA NA
#52 Texas A & M University College Station

College Station, Public Not For Profit

$8,974 79 86
#53 The University of Texas at Arlington

Arlington, Public Not For Profit

$8,910 44 32
#54 Texas Tech University

Lubbock, Public Not For Profit

$8,683 57 48
#55 University of Houston

Houston, Public Not For Profit

$8,449 57 64
#56 Texas State University

San Marcos, Public Not For Profit

$8,326 46 38
#57 University of North Texas

Denton, Public Not For Profit

$8,295 44 56
#58 Texas College

Tyler, Private Not For Profit

$8,200 NA NA
#59 Stephen F Austin State University

Nacogdoches, Public Not For Profit

$7,842 38 34
#60 The University of Texas at El Paso

El Paso, Public Not For Profit

$7,446 NA NA
#61 Texas Southern University

Houston, Public Not For Profit

$7,437 27 9
#62 Paul Quinn College

Dallas, Private Not For Profit

$7,392 13 NA
#63 Prairie View A & M University

Prairie View, Public Not For Profit

$7,253 23 9
#64 The University of Texas Pan American

Edinburg, Public Not For Profit

$7,233 33 64
#65 Southwestern Christian College

Terrell, Private Not For Profit

$7,070 NA NA
#66 The University of Texas at Tyler

Tyler, Public Not For Profit

$6,774 47 51
#67 Baptist Missionary Association Theological Seminary

Jacksonville, Private Not For Profit

$6,600 NA NA
#68 College of Biblical Studies Houston

Houston, Private Not For Profit

$6,576 NA NA
#69 Sul Ross State University

Alpine, Public Not For Profit

$6,547 30 19
#70 Lamar University

Beaumont, Public Not For Profit

$6,129 30 25
#71 Texas A & M University Texarkana

Texarkana, Public Not For Profit

$5,924 45 54
#72 Sam Houston State University

Huntsville, Public Not For Profit

$5,856 37 19
#73 University of Houston Downtown

Houston, Public Not For Profit

$5,766 NA NA
#74 Baptist University of the Americas

San Antonio, Private Not For Profit

$5,760 NA NA
#75 West Texas A & M University

Canyon, Public Not For Profit

$5,748 41 32
#76 The University of Texas at San Antonio

San Antonio, Public Not For Profit

$5,724 34 24
#77 Midwestern State University

Wichita Falls, Public Not For Profit

$5,707 41 52
#78 Texas Woman's University

Denton, Public Not For Profit

$5,537 36 40
#79 Texas A & M University Kingsville

Kingsville, Public Not For Profit

$5,217 36 24
#80 University of Houston Victoria

Victoria, Public Not For Profit

$5,002 NA NA
#81 Tarleton State University

Stephenville, Public Not For Profit

$4,951 38 19
#82 Texas A & M University Commerce

Commerce, Public Not For Profit

$4,790 37 30
#83 Texas A & M University Corpus Christi

Corpus Christi, Public Not For Profit

$4,719 38 12
#84 The University of Texas Health Science Center at San Antonio

San Antonio, Public Not For Profit

$4,536 NA NA
#85 Texas A & M University Galveston

Galveston, Public Not For Profit

$4,516 NA NA
#86 Angelo State University

San Angelo, Public Not For Profit

$4,412 30 16
#87 Texas A & M International University

Laredo, Public Not For Profit

$3,818 37 64
#88 Midland College

Midland, Public Not For Profit

$3,600 NA NA
#89 Brazosport College

Lake Jackson, Public Not For Profit

$2,629 NA NA
#90 South Texas College

McAllen, Public Not For Profit

$2,610 NA NA
#91 The University of Texas of the Permian Basin

Odessa, Public Not For Profit

$2,531 44 93
#92 The University of Texas at Brownsville

Brownsville, Public Not For Profit

$1,800 NA NA