Colleges in Texas: Ratings & Statistics
There are around 500 colleges in Texas. This is 6% of all colleges listed in the USA. Top cities in Texas with most colleges are Houston, Dallas, Austin, San Antonio and Fort Worth. You may find a list of all categories of Texas colleges on this page. Click on a category to find all colleges of Texas of that type.
Top 10 Colleges in Texas
Visit the top colleges in Texas. Following is a list of top 10 colleges based on US News Best Colleges 2022 ranking. Click on a college to find its detailed information.
- Rice University, Houston
- The University of Texas at Austin, Austin
- Southern Methodist University, Dallas
- Texas A&M University, College Station
- Baylor University, Waco
- Texas Christian University, Fort Worth
- The University of Texas at Dallas, Richardson
- University of Houston, Houston
- Texas Tech University, Lubbock
- Sam Houston State University, Huntsville
Students by Race
The following chart shows distribution of college students in Texas based on their racial backgrounds.
Students by Gender
Following chart displays the ratio of male and female students studying in various colleges and universities of Texas.
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Find in Texas
Colleges of Texas are listed in the following categories. Please click on one of them to find Texas colleges of that type.
- Public Colleges (61)
- Private Colleges (239)
- Community Colleges (11)
- Universities (110)
- Training Schools (67)