List of Texas Colleges and Universities (2023)

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Both private and public Texasinstitutions rank well in the University Review college rankings lists, with notable members from the list of Texascolleges in the top 100 includingthe University of Texas, Austin (27th best in the USA), Rice university (28th), Texas A&M UniversityatCollege Station (51st) and the Southern Methodist University (89th).

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List of Texas Colleges Part 1

NameAddressTypeNumber of UG StudentsIn-State TuitionOut of State TuitionAcceptance RateFounded
Abilene Christian University1600 Campus Ct, Abilene, TX 79601Private3727$29,450$29,45049%1906
Amberton University1700 Eastgate Dr, Garland, TX 75041Private1971
American College of Acupuncture & Oriental Medicine9100 Park W Dr, Houston, TX 77063Private1991
AOMA Graduate School of Integrative Medicine4701 West Gate Blvd., Austin, TX 78745Private1993
Arlington Baptist College3001 W Division St, Arlington, TX 76012Private1939
Art Institute of Dallas8080 Park Ln #100, Dallas, TX 75231Private1964
Art Institute of Houston1900 Yorktown Street, Houston, TX 77056Private$17,668$17,6681965
Austin College900 N. Grand Avenue, Sherman, TX 75090-4400Private1208$34,840$34,84059%1849
Austin Graduate School of Theology7640 Guadalupe St, Austin, TX 78752Private1917
Austin Presbyterian Theological Seminary100 E 27th St, Austin, TX 78705Private1902
Baptist Missionary Association Theological Seminary1530 E Pine St, Jacksonville, TX 75766Private1955
Baylor College of Medicine1 Baylor Plaza, Houston, TX 77030Private1900
Baylor University1 Bear Place, Waco, TX 76798Private13292$38,290$38,29058%1845
Brite Divinity School2855 S University Dr, Fort Worth, TX 76129Private1914
College of Biblical Studies-Houston7000 Regency Square Blvd #110, Houston, TX 77036Private1979
College of Saints John Fisher & Thomas More3511 W Biddison St, Fort Worth, TX 76109Private1981
Concordia University-Texas11400 Concordia University Drive, Austin, TX 78726Private1502$26,960$26,96095%1926
Criswell College4010 Gaston Ave, Dallas, TX 75246Private1970
Dallas Baptist University3000 Mountain Creek Parkway, Dallas, TX 75211-9299Private3435$23,650$23,65042%1898
Dallas Christian College2700 Christian Pkwy, Dallas, TX 75234Private1950
Dallas Theological Seminary3909 Swiss Ave, Dallas, TX 75204Private1924
DeVry University - Irving -Dallas4800 Regent Blvd #200, Irving, TX, United StatesPrivate
East Texas Baptist University1 Tiger Dr, Marshall, TX 75670Private1196$23,280$23,28074%1912
Graduate Institute of Applied Linguistics7500 W Camp Wisdom Rd, Dallas, TX 75236Private1998
Hardin-Simmons University2200 Hickory, Abilene, TX 79698-1000Private1790$22,350$22,35038%1891
Houston Baptist University7502 Fondren Road, Houston, TX 77074-3298Private2171$28,750$28,75036%1960
Howard Payne University1000 Fisk Street, Brownwood, TX 76801Private1100$24,600$24,60054%1889
Huston-Tillotson University900 Chicon Street, Austin, TX 78702Private900$13,494$13,4941881
Jarvis Christian CollegeU.S. 80, Holly Lake Ranch, TX 75765Private609$11,369$11,369100%1912
LeTourneau University2100 Mobberly Ave, Longview, TX 75602Private2305$26,910$26,91041%1946
Lubbock Christian University5601 19th Street, Lubbock, TX 79407Private1531$19,400$19,40095%1957
McMurry UniversityS. 14th and Sayles Boulevard, Abilene, TX 79697Private1212$24,844$24,84459%1923
Midwestern State University3410 Taft Boulevard, Wichita Falls, TX 76308-2099Public5193$7,753$9,70372%1922
Northwood University4000 Whiting Drive, Midland, MI 48640Private1468$23,132$23,13265%1959
Oblate School of Theology285 Oblate Dr, San Antonio, TX 78216Private1903
Our Lady of the Lake University411 S.W. 24th Street, San Antonio, TX 78207-4689Private1555$24,596$24,59623%1895
Parker University2540 Walnut Hill Ln, Dallas, TX 75229Private1982
Paul Quinn College3837 Simpson Stuart Rd, Dallas, TX 75241Private1872
Rice University6100 Main St, Houston, TX 77005Private3965$40,566$40,56617%1912
Saint Edward's University3001 S. Congress Avenue, Austin, TX 78704Private4089$36,550$36,55079%1885
Saint Mary's University1 Camino Santa Maria, San Antonio, TX 78228Private2393$25,126$25,12658%1852
Schreiner University2100 Memorial Boulevard, Kerrville, TX 78028Private1117$22,484$22,48463%1923
Seminary of the Southwest501 E 32nd St, Austin, TX 78705Private1951
Southern Methodist University6425 Boaz Lane, Dallas, TX 75205Private6357$45,940$45,94051%1911
South Texas College of Law1303 San Jacinto St, Houston, TX 77002Private1923
Southwestern Adventist University100 W Hillcrest St, Keene, TX 76059Private790$19,460$19,46032%1893
Southwestern Assemblies of God University1200 Sycamore Street, Waxahachie, TX 75165Private1700$18,580$18,58030%1927
Southwestern Baptist Theological Seminary2001 W Seminary Dr, Fort Worth, TX 76115Private1908
Southwestern Christian College200 Bowser Cir, Terrell, TX 75160Private$7,620$7,6201948
Southwestern University1001 E University Ave, Georgetown, TX 78626Private1535$36,120$36,12052%1840
Stephen F. Austin State UniversitySFA Station 13051, Nacogdoches, TX 75962Private11005$8,892$19,75257%1923
Texas A&M University System
Texas A&M - Central Texas1001 Leadership Pl, Killeen, TX 76549Public16641999
College Station, TX 77843Public44315$9,180$26,35669%1876
Texas A&M University - Commerce2200 Campbell St, Commerce, TX 75428Public6890$7,096$17,95668%1889
Texas A&M University - Corpus Christi6300 Ocean Drive, Corpus Christi, TX 78412-5503Public9152$7,778$18,39887%1947
Texas A&M University at Galveston200 Seawolf Pkwy, Galveston, TX 77554Public2167$9,569$20,5441962
Texas A&M University - Health Science Center3950 N A.W. Grimes Blvd, Round Rock, TX 78665Public1999
Texas A&M University - Kingsville955 University Blvd, Kingsville, TX 78363Public6121$7,434$18,29488%1925
Prairie View A&M University100 University Dr, Prairie View, TX 77446Public6731$8,098$18,71885%1876
San Antonio - Texas A&M University - Kingsville1 University Way, San Antonio, TX 78224Public45122009
Tarleton State University1333 W Washington St, Stephenville, TX 76401Public9585$7,237$18,09777%1899
Texas A&M University - Texarkana7101 University Avenue, Texarkana, TX 75503Public1401$5,578$14,00236%1971
Texas A&M International University5201 University Boulevard, Laredo, TX 78041-1900Public6585$9,180$18,05449%1970
West Texas A&M University2501 Fourth Avenue, Canyon, TX 79016-0001Public6908$7,361$8,31274%1910

List of Texas Universities Part 2

NameAddressTypeNumber of UG StudentsIn-State TuitionOut of State TuitionAcceptance RateFounded
Texas Chiropractic College5912 Spencer Hwy, Pasadena, TX 77505Private1908
Texas Christian University2800 S. University Drive, Fort Worth, TX 76129Private8604$38,600$38,60047%1873
Texas College2404 N. Grand Avenue, Tyler, TX 75702Private900$10,008$10,0081894
Texas Lutheran University1000 W. Court, Seguin, TX 78155-5999Private1329$26,800$26,80051%1891
Texas Southern University3100 Cleburne, Houston, TX 77004Public6288$7,946$18,56645%1947
Texas State University System
Lamar UniversityLamar Station, Box 10001, Beaumont, TX 77710Public9382$9,361$19,68177%1923
Sam Houston State University1806 Avenue J, Huntsville, TX 77341Public16255$8,932$19,79274%1879
Sul Ross State UniversityEast Highway 90, Alpine, TX 79830Public2003$4,764$12,2761917
Texas State University-San Marcos601 University Drive, San Marcos, TX 78666Public31005$9,516$20,37674%1899
Texas Tech University System
Angelo State University2601 W. Avenue N, San Angelo, TX 76909Public5546$7,642$18,50281%1928
Texas Tech University Health Sciences Center3601 Fourth Street, Lubbock, TX 79430Public22301979
Texas Tech University2500 Broadway, Lubbock, TX 79409Public27044$9,308$20,16866%1923
Texas Wesleyan University1201 Wesleyan Street, Fort Worth, TX 76105-1536Private1941$23,144$23,14446%1890
Texas Woman's University304 Administration Dr, Denton, TX 76201Private9515$7,560$18,42086%1901
Trinity University1 Trinity Place, San Antonio, TX 78212-7200Private2237$36,214$36,21464%1869
University of Dallas1845 E. Northgate Drive, Irving, TX 75062-4736Private1380$34,430$34,43090%1956
University of Houston System
University of Houston - Main campus4800 Calhoun Road, Houston, TX 77204Public31587$10,518$24,37858%1927
University of Houston - Clear Lake2700 Bay Area Blvd, Houston, TX 77058Public4617$7,131$20,0911974
University of Houston - Downtown1 Main Street, Houston, TX 77002Public13486$6,614$17,47495%1974
University of Houston - Victoria2506 E. Red River, Victoria, TX 77901-4450Public2889$6,248$16,86852%1971
University of Mary Hardin-Baylor900 College Street, Belton, TX 76513Private3063$25,750$25,75085%1845
University of North Texas1155 Union Cir, Denton, TX 76203Public29481$9,706$20,56662%1890
University of North Texas - Health Science Center3500 Camp Bowie Blvd, Fort Worth, TX 76107Public19491970
University of Saint Thomas3800 Montrose Boulevard, Houston, TX 77006-4696Private1610$29,440$29,44077%1947
University of Texas System
University of Texas at Arlington701 S. Nedderman Drive, Arlington, TX 76019-0111Public25690$8,878$20,27460%1895
University of Texas at AustinAustin, TX 78712Public39979$9,798$34,72240%1883
University of Texas at Brownsville80 Fort Brown, Brownsville, TX 78520Public7547$5,372$14,83487%1926
University of Texas at Dallas800 W. Campbell Road, Richardson, TX 75080-3021Public13049$11,806$30,37859%1969
University of Texas at El Paso500 W. University Avenue, El Paso, TX 79968Public19217$7,018$17,639100%1914
University of Texas at Pan American1201 W. University Drive, Edinburg, TX 78539Public17602$6,134$17,13269%1927
University of Texas at Permian Basin4901 E. University Boulevard, Odessa, TX 79762-0001Public4246$6,776$17,30882%1969
University of Texas at San Antonio1 UTSA Cir, San Antonio, TX 78249Public24342$8,737$20,05062%1969
University of Texas at Tyler3900 University Boulevard, Tyler, TX 75799Public5591$7,222$17,84282%1971
UT Health Science Center at Houston7000 Fannin St, Houston, TX 77030Public1972
UT Health Science Center at San Antonio7703 Floyd Curl Dr, San Antonio, TX 78229Public3251959
UT Health Science Center at Tyler (NorthEast)11937 U.S. 271, Tyler, TX 75708Public1947
UT M.D. Anderson Cancer Center1515 Holcombe Blvd, Houston, TX 77030Public1971
UT Medical Branch at Galveston301 University Blvd, Galveston, TX 77555Public22551891
UT Southwestern Medical Center at Dallas5323 Harry Hines Blvd, Dallas, TX 75390Public1943
University of the Incarnate Word4301 Broadway, San Antonio, TX 78209-6397Private6491$26,490$26,49093%1881
Wade College1950 N. Stemmons Freeway., Dallas, Texas 75207Private1962
Wayland Baptist University1900 W. Seventh Street, Plainview, TX 79072Private4515$15,930$15,93099%1908
Western Governors University-Texas221 W 6th St, Austin, TX 78701Private1997
Wiley College711 Wiley Avenue, Marshall, TX 75670Private1388$11,482$11,48294%1873

Size wise the largest colleges by undergraduate student body are the Texas A&M University, College Station (44,315 students)and the University of Texas, Austin (39,979 students). While the smallest establishments include Texas College (900 students) and Huston-Tillotson University (also 900 students).

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Cost wise, of the main higher education establishments the lowest in-state tuition fees are offered by Sul Ross State University (In-state tuition: $4,764; Out of state fees: $12,276), and the University of Texas at Brownsville (In-state: $5,372; Out of state: $14,834).

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Conversely the highest priced public college in Texas is the University of Texas at Dallas ($11,806 In-state tuition fees and $30,378 Out of state fees).

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Of the private institutions, the lowest priced establishments are the Texas Woman’s University ($7,560) and the Southwestern Christian College ($7,620), whilst the most expensive universities in Texas state are the Southern Methodist University ($45,940) and Rice University ($40,566).

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The most selective colleges are Rice University (17% acceptance rate) and Our Lady of the Lake University (23%). The oldest college in Texas is Southwestern University, established in 1840.

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What is the #1 college in Texas? ›

University of Texas at Austin.

Are 8 colleges enough? ›

There is no magic number, but five to eight applications are usually enough to ensure that a student is accepted into a suitable institution (depending, of course, on the individual student's record and circumstances). This number should be made up of a combination of “safety,” “match,” and “reach” colleges.

What college accepts the least amount of students? ›

10 Colleges With the Lowest Acceptance Rates
  • California Institute of Technology: 4%
  • Harvard University: 4%
  • Massachusetts Institute of Technology: 4%
  • Princeton University: 4%
  • Stanford University: 4%
  • Yale University: 5%
  • Brown University: 6%
  • Dartmouth College: 6%
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What is the #1 private university in Texas? ›

Rice University

#1 Top Private Universities in Texas.

Is Texas A&M better than UT? ›

Key Insights: While both schools offer above-average Salary Scores overall, UT Austin leads by ten points with its score of 83, compared to Texas A&M's score of 73.

What is the largest University in Texas? ›

Texas Colleges Ranked by Largest Enrollment
Dallas College Dallas, TX74,781
Texas A & M University College Station College Station, TX70,418
Lone Star College The Woodlands, TX70,109
The University of Texas at Austin Austin, TX50,476
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Can you reapply to a college that rejected you? ›

Can you reapply to a college after getting rejected? The short answer is, yes! You can reapply to the vast majority of colleges; however, it's often not your best option. In this article, we walk you through what your choices are and how you can make the right one for you.

Is applying to 20 colleges too much? ›

While there's no cap on the number of schools you can apply to, some students, especially those from affluent backgrounds who want to go to a selective college, can go overboard, applying to more than 20 or 30 colleges. Personally, I would strongly discourage any student from applying to more than 15 colleges.

Is applying to 10 colleges too much? ›

Most students should apply to somewhere between 12 to 15 colleges. There are no guarantees that you will be accepted to your desired school, but you should have a rough idea about your chances of admission to each school.

What college has a 100% acceptance rate? ›

Colleges with the Highest Acceptance Rates - Top 100
SchoolLocationFall 2021 Acceptance Rate
Academy of Art UniversitySan Francisco, CA100%
Adams State UniversityAlamosa, CO100%
Alliance UniversityNew York, NY100%
Baptist College of FloridaGraceville, FL100%
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What is the toughest college to get into? ›

The rankings are based on acceptance rates and SAT/ACT test scores. Harvard ranked as the toughest school in the country to get into. It has a 5% acceptance rate, according to Niche. Stanford came in second on the list— with an acceptance rate of 5% as well.

What college has the lowest GPA requirement? ›

In addition, the universities accept low GPA or no minimum GPA as part of the admission requirements.
  • Albany State University. ...
  • American InterContinental University. ...
  • Arkansas State University. ...
  • Arkansas Tech University. ...
  • Capella University. ...
  • Colorado Technical University. ...
  • East Coast Polytechnic Institute University.
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Is there an Ivy League school in Texas? ›

The answer is no! There are no Ivy League schools in Texas. However, a few schools in Texas are often compared to Ivy League schools. These universities include Rice University, The University of Texas at Austin, Southern Methodist University, etc.

Is it difficult to get into UT Austin? ›

The acceptance rate at UT Austin is 31.8%.

For every 100 applicants, 32 are admitted. This means the school is very selective. If you meet UT Austin's requirements for GPA, SAT/ACT scores, and other components of the application, you have a great shot at getting in.

Is Texas A&M a target school? ›

You are correct that A&M is not a target school. Target schools are really those that are ranked around top 15 worldwide.

What GPA does Texas A&M require? ›

With a GPA of 3.68, Texas A&M requires you to be above average in your high school class. You'll need at least a mix of A's and B's, with more A's than B's. You can compensate for a lower GPA with harder classes, like AP or IB classes.

Who is Texas AM biggest rival? ›

The Texas–Texas A&M football rivalry is an American college football rivalry between the Texas Longhorns and the Texas A&M Aggies.

Is it harder to get into A&M or UT Austin? ›

Therefore, the acceptance rate alone is not a good indicator that The University of Texas at Austin (UT) is a better school or will be more difficult for you specifically to get into. On the flipside, Texas A & M University-College Station (TAMU) is easier to get into based on acceptance rate alone.

What is the smallest university in Texas? ›

Texas Colleges Ranked by Smallest Enrollment

Below is a ranking of the 170 colleges in Texas with the smallest enrollment of full and part time students. The College of Saint Thomas More tops the list with a population of 10 students.

What is the biggest high school in Texas? ›

Allen High School (Texas)
Allen High School
Enrollment5,391 (2020–21)
Campus size177 acres (720,000 m2)
Color(s)Navy, White, Red
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What city in Texas has the most colleges? ›

Houston, Texas – 100+

The greater Houston area is home to more than 100 community colleges, four-year colleges, and technical and trade schools. In total, approximately 315,000 students currently study at these institutions with the majority of bachelor's degree-seeking students studying at the University of Houston.

What to do if no university accepts you? ›

Universities don't have to give you a reason, but if the rejection has left you wondering you could contact the university to ask for feedback. Try not to take it too personally. Admissions tutors will be sifting through hundreds of applications and it might not always be obvious why it's not good news for you.

What if you don't get accepted to any colleges? ›

Know that you have options: looking at other schools, enrolling in a community college, taking a gap year, or looking for a job. Whatever path you choose, there's no reason you can't transfer schools or reapply next year. Good luck, and don't give up!

What can I do if a university rejected me? ›

How to deal with being rejected by a university
  1. Validate your emotions. No one likes rejection in any form. ...
  2. Find ways to relax. ...
  3. Create a list of pros and cons. ...
  4. Stick to what makes you happy. ...
  5. Change your perspective. ...
  6. Chat to a friend. ...
  7. Visit other universities. ...
  8. Rejection doesn't define you.

Can I apply twice to the same college? ›

Yes. You can apply to the same college twice during different application cycles. However, unless you add something significant to your application, submitting a second application will not likely change your odds or outcomes.

Is it harder to get into college in 2022? ›

If you are wondering, will it be easier to get into college in 2022? the answer is no. In fact, the class of 2026 college acceptance rates is at a record low. This is especially true for Ivy League colleges.

Do you need to reject colleges? ›

No, you don't have to do anything official to decline a college acceptance. It is, however, the courteous thing to do. But it's not all about etiquette; the sooner you let a school know that you will not be attending, the sooner that school can offer your spot to a student on the waitlist.

Is there a limit to how many scholarships you can get? ›

There's no limit to the number of scholarships a student can apply for or receive.

How much does it cost to apply to Harvard? ›

The $85 application fee or a fee waiver request. You may send the application supplements at a later date, preferably no later than 2 weeks after the application deadline.

What are the consequences of applying to too many colleges? ›

While most students spend time trying to decide where to apply to college, they should also be considering how many applications to send out. Applying to too many schools can lead to a heavier workload, added stress, and tougher decisions.

What is the easiest 4 year college to get into? ›

Easiest Colleges to Get Into 2022
  1. Adams State University. Location: Alamosa, Colorado.
  2. University of Texas at El Paso. Location: El Paso, Texas. ...
  3. Eastern Washington University. ...
  4. Dickinson State University. ...
  5. Presentation College. ...
  6. Eastern Oregon University. ...
  7. Wright State University. ...
  8. Western Kentucky University. ...

Which university is the easiest to get admission? ›

Less Competitive Universities in Nigeria for Easy Admission (2021...
  • Federal University, Dutsin-Ma, Katsina State.
  • Ebonyi State University (EBSU)
  • Enugu State University of Science and Technology (ESUT)
  • Umaru Musa Yar'adua University Katsina.
  • Federal University, Gusau, Zamfara State.
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What college has the highest GPA requirement? ›

University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill tops the list with an average reported GPA of 4.39. Note that not all colleges report GPA for their incoming class.

What is the #1 University in the world? ›

1California Institute of Technology (Caltech)100.000
2Harvard University98.697
3Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT)98.634
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What's the hardest school in the world? ›

Topping the list of the hardest school to get into in the world is Stanford. It has been featured top of this list for several years and no other university anywhere in the world has managed to replace it yet.

What is the #1 college in America? ›

Massachusetts Institute of Technology

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What is the highest GPA ever recorded? ›

It Depends on the Scale

A GPA higher than 5.0 is rare, but school point systems are occasionally structured so that students taking advanced classes can rack up bonus points. One student even managed to land a stunning 10.03 GPA by taking 17 advanced classes at a school that awarded bonus points.

What colleges accept a 1.5 GPA? ›

Sadly, a 1.5GPA entails that there are no colleges that you can use as safety schools, so you will be taking a risk no matter where you apply. The only way to increase your chances is by raising your GPA.

Can I get into college with a 1.0 GPA? ›

Yes, there are a variety of schools that accept 1.0 GPA, although your options will likely be more limited. Although a 1.0 GPA for colleges is not high, there are schools that offer open admissions, meaning that they only require applicants to have high school diplomas.

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Students with strong academic credentials often seek selective schools - but what are the actual schools with the lowest acceptance rates? Find out here.
The college acceptance process can be highly competitive. For some schools like Ivy League colleges, the acceptance rates are often less than 10%. In an effort ...
From small religious schools to public institutions, these colleges have the highest acceptance rates in the U.S..

What is a Tier 1 university? ›

Page 1. Tier I definition* • A very high research focused university. • Top 2.5 percent of higher education. institutions, or top 108.

What is Texas A&M known for? ›

Texas A&M is a land-grant, sea-grant, and space-grant university known for its programs in engineering, technology, and agriculture.

Is A&M a top school? ›

Texas A&M University is the Best Public College in Texas and the Best Value College in Texas, according to Money's 2022 Best Colleges ranking. Texas A&M ranked No. 23 overall on the Best Public Colleges list and No. 27 overall in the Best Value category, as well as No.

Does Texas A&M have more money than UT? ›

But according to Forbes, the Aggies averaged $107 million in profit and $148 million in revenue over the past three years. On average, that's $20 million more in profit than UT made over the same time frame, and $15 million more in revenue.

What tier is Harvard? ›

Tier 1 schools include: Stanford, Harvard, Princeton, Yale, MIT, UChicago, Caltech, Columbia, Brown, Northwestern, The University of Pennsylvania, Dartmouth, Duke, Vanderbilt, Cornell, Johns Hopkins, and Rice.

What tier is UT Austin? ›

A UTSA statement explained that the school met its Tier One benchmarks by employing five tenured or tenure-track faculty who are members of National Academies, the honorary societies for science, engineering and medicine professors.

What is a Tier 3 college? ›

Tier 3 engineering colleges are those which have recently been opened and lack many things that tier 1 and 2 colleges have. These colleges attract abundant of those students who just want to pursue engineering. The only thing that the students won't have is more links, resources.

What GPA does Texas A&M require? ›

With a GPA of 3.68, Texas A&M requires you to be above average in your high school class. You'll need at least a mix of A's and B's, with more A's than B's. You can compensate for a lower GPA with harder classes, like AP or IB classes.

What is the average GPA for A&M? ›

Average GPA: 3.68

The average GPA at Texas A&M is 3.68. This makes Texas A&M Strongly Competitive for GPAs. (Most schools use a weighted GPA out of 4.0, though some report an unweighted GPA.

Is Texas A&M a public ivy? ›

It's the only non-Ivy League school among the universities tied for No. 1. And Texas A&M ranks ahead of vaunted colleges such as Brown, Penn and Tufts. Sometimes it's awfully good to be the outlier.

What college in Texas has the most money? ›

Best Colleges in Texas by Salary Potential
RankSchool NameEarly Career Pay
Rank:1Rice UniversityEarly Career Pay:$77,900
2The King's UniversityEarly Career Pay:$64,300
3Texas A & M University-College StationEarly Career Pay:$64,400
4Southern Methodist UniversityEarly Career Pay:$64,700
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What is the largest university in USA? ›

University of Central Florida

Why is Texas A&M so popular? ›

TAMU is now known as a highly ranked institution not only in Texas but also across the US. It's admired for its long tradition, academics, social scene, Greek life and athletics. Not too many college-bound kids applying to A&M know that it has participated in over 500 research projects in more than 80 countries.

Is it harder to get into A&M or UT Austin? ›

Therefore, the acceptance rate alone is not a good indicator that The University of Texas at Austin (UT) is a better school or will be more difficult for you specifically to get into. On the flipside, Texas A & M University-College Station (TAMU) is easier to get into based on acceptance rate alone.

Why is UT Austin so rich? ›

The Texas university system is unlike other colleges because of its oil-rich land that's driving record revenue this year. Every day, the University of Texas System makes about $6 million off a mineral-rich swath of land it manages in the US's largest oil field.

How is UT Austin so rich? ›

That wealth is thanks to more than 2 million acres in the Permian Basin that the Texas college system oversees and leases to nearly 250 drillers. With surging oil prices and production on its land, the UT system could reach its best-ever annual revenue this fiscal year, according to a report in Bloomberg.

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