Texas Out of State Tuition Ranking

The Most Expensive Colleges in Texas by Out of State Tuition for 2022

Most Expensive Colleges in Texas by Out of State Tuition

The highest priced four year colleges in Texas are listed by one year's out of 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 out of 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 Out of State Tuition
College Out of 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 The University of Texas at Austin

Austin, Public Not For Profit

$40,032 81 88
#11 The University of Texas at Dallas

Richardson, Public Not For Profit

$38,970 66 93
#12 Abilene Christian University

Abilene, Private Not For Profit

$37,750 59 48
#13 Texas A & M University College Station

College Station, Public Not For Profit

$35,531 79 86
#14 Concordia University Texas

Austin, Private Not For Profit

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

San Antonio, Private Not For Profit

$32,700 54 71
#16 Houston Baptist University

Houston, Private Not For Profit

$32,350 44 57
#17 Schreiner University

Kerrville, Private Not For Profit

$31,938 35 6
#18 LeTourneau University

Longview, Private Not For Profit

$31,740 58 51
#19 Texas Lutheran University

Seguin, Private Not For Profit

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

San Antonio, Private Not For Profit

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

Houston, Private Not For Profit

$30,800 NA NA
#22 Dallas Baptist University

Dallas, Private Not For Profit

$30,690 57 43
#23 Hardin Simmons University

Abilene, Private Not For Profit

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

San Antonio, Private Not For Profit

$29,038 41 47
#25 Texas Wesleyan University

Fort Worth, Private Not For Profit

$29,026 49 47
#26 McMurry University

Abilene, Private Not For Profit

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

Belton, Private Not For Profit

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

Marshall, Private Not For Profit

$26,400 NA NA
#29 The University of Texas at Arlington

Arlington, Public Not For Profit

$26,056 44 32
#30 Howard Payne University

Brownwood, Private Not For Profit

$25,998 NA NA
#31 Lubbock Christian University

Lubbock, Private Not For Profit

$24,060 42 13
#32 Prairie View A & M University

Prairie View, Public Not For Profit

$22,552 23 9
#33 The University of Texas at El Paso

El Paso, Public Not For Profit

$22,512 NA NA
#34 Southwestern Adventist University

Keene, Private Not For Profit

$22,176 46 25
#35 The University of Texas at Tyler

Tyler, Public Not For Profit

$21,364 47 51
#36 Texas Tech University

Lubbock, Public Not For Profit

$20,953 57 48
#37 University of Houston

Houston, Public Not For Profit

$20,665 57 64
#38 Wayland Baptist University

Plainview, Private Not For Profit

$19,996 50 18
#39 Texas State University

San Marcos, Public Not For Profit

$19,778 46 38
#40 Texas Southern University

Houston, Public Not For Profit

$19,707 27 9
#41 Southwestern Assemblies of God University

Waxahachie, Private Not For Profit

$18,874 22 NA
#42 Stephen F Austin State University

Nacogdoches, Public Not For Profit

$18,858 38 34
#43 Sul Ross State University

Alpine, Public Not For Profit

$18,817 30 19
#44 Career Point College

San Antonio, Private For Profit

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

Houston, Private For Profit

$18,549 NA NA
#46 Texas A & M University Texarkana

Texarkana, Public Not For Profit

$18,433 45 54
#47 Dallas Christian College

Dallas, Private Not For Profit

$18,176 NA NA
#48 Texas A & M University Kingsville

Kingsville, Public Not For Profit

$18,158 36 24
#49 University of North Texas

Denton, Public Not For Profit

$18,111 44 56
#50 The University of Texas at San Antonio

San Antonio, Public Not For Profit

$17,730 34 24
#51 The University of Texas Health Science Center at San Antonio

San Antonio, Public Not For Profit

$17,172 NA NA
#52 Texas A & M University Commerce

Commerce, Public Not For Profit

$17,060 37 30
#53 The University of Texas Pan American

Edinburg, Public Not For Profit

$17,049 33 64
#54 Lamar University

Beaumont, Public Not For Profit

$15,945 30 25
#55 DeVry University Texas

Irving, Private For Profit

$15,835 NA NA
#56 Sam Houston State University

Huntsville, Public Not For Profit

$15,672 37 19
#57 University of Houston Downtown

Houston, Public Not For Profit

$15,582 NA NA
#58 Texas Woman's University

Denton, Public Not For Profit

$15,353 36 40
#59 National American University Austin

Austin, Private For Profit

$15,000 NA NA
#60 Texas A & M University Corpus Christi

Corpus Christi, Public Not For Profit

$14,897 38 12
#61 Wade College

Dallas, Private For Profit

$14,880 NA NA
#62 University of Houston Victoria

Victoria, Public Not For Profit

$14,818 NA NA
#63 Angelo State University

San Angelo, Public Not For Profit

$14,228 30 16
#64 Tarleton State University

Stephenville, Public Not For Profit

$14,123 38 19
#65 American InterContinental University Houston

Houston, Private For Profit

$14,099 NA NA
#66 Texas A & M International University

Laredo, Public Not For Profit

$13,634 37 64
#67 Arlington Baptist College

Arlington, Private Not For Profit

$13,350 NA NA
#68 Texas A & M University Galveston

Galveston, Public Not For Profit

$12,940 NA NA
#69 Huston Tillotson University

Austin, Private Not For Profit

$12,569 18 1
#70 Wiley College

Marshall, Private Not For Profit

$12,500 NA NA
#71 North American College

Houston, Private Not For Profit

$12,225 NA NA
#72 Brown Mackie College San Antonio

San Antonio, Private For Profit

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

Fort Worth, Private Not For Profit

$12,000 NA NA
#74 University of Phoenix Houston Campus

Houston, Private For Profit

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

Dallas, Private For Profit

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

San Antonio, Private For Profit

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

Austin, Private For Profit

$10,417 NA NA
#78 Jarvis Christian College

Hawkins, Private Not For Profit

$10,400 NA NA
#79 Northwood University Texas

Cedar Hill, Private Not For Profit

$10,200 NA NA
#80 College of Biblical Studies Houston

Houston, Private Not For Profit

$9,000 NA NA
#81 Texas College

Tyler, Private Not For Profit

$8,200 NA NA
#82 Midwestern State University

Wichita Falls, Public Not For Profit

$7,658 41 52
#83 The University of Texas of the Permian Basin

Odessa, Public Not For Profit

$7,438 44 93
#84 Paul Quinn College

Dallas, Private Not For Profit

$7,392 13 NA
#85 West Texas A & M University

Canyon, Public Not For Profit

$7,195 41 32
#86 Southwestern Christian College

Terrell, Private Not For Profit

$7,070 NA NA
#87 Baptist Missionary Association Theological Seminary

Jacksonville, Private Not For Profit

$6,600 NA NA
#88 South Texas College

McAllen, Public Not For Profit

$6,000 NA NA
#89 Baptist University of the Americas

San Antonio, Private Not For Profit

$5,760 NA NA
#90 Midland College

Midland, Public Not For Profit

$4,860 NA NA
#91 Brazosport College

Lake Jackson, Public Not For Profit

$4,063 NA NA
#92 The University of Texas at Brownsville

Brownsville, Public Not For Profit

$3,000 NA NA