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2023 Best Colleges in the Houston Area

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  1. #1 Best Colleges in Houston Area.

    Rice University

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    4 Year,

    HOUSTON, TX,

    1092 Niche users give it an average review of 4.1 stars.

    Featured Review: Freshman says At first, I was a bit disappointed that I ended up at Rice University. I was aiming for the Ivy Leagues and ended up at a college that I hadn't even heard of before the university application....

    Read 1092 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Acceptance Rate: 11%,

    Net Price: $19,215,

    SAT Range: 1460-1570,

  2. #2 Best Colleges in Houston Area.

    University of Houston

    4 Year,

    HOUSTON, TX,

    6453 Niche users give it an average review of 3.7 stars.

    Featured Review: Junior says The school is very diverse and has lots of great resources they provide for their students. It’s massive and they’re always constantly building something new. The only downfall would be the prices of....

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    Overall Niche Grade: A minus,

    Acceptance Rate: 63%,

    Net Price: $14,480,

    SAT Range: 1120-1310,

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  4. Houston Christian University

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    4 Year,

    HOUSTON, TX,

    896 Niche users give it an average review of 3.8 stars.

    Featured Review: Sophomore says As a upcoming sophomore in college I can say that HBU has been great my first year ! The environment is so welcoming and everyone who is around is willing to help. Classes are smaller in size....

    Read 896 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: B minus,

    Acceptance Rate: 72%,

    Net Price: $18,782,

    SAT Range: 1000-1180,

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  6. College of Health Care Professions - Houston Northwest

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    4 Year,

    HOUSTON, TX,

    82 Niche users give it an average review of 4.3 stars.

    Featured Review: Freshman says The College of Health Care Professionals provides students with a chance to get a certification or degree in a much shorter time period than the traditional 4-year university. This allows high school....

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    Overall Niche Grade: C+,

    Acceptance Rate: 100%,

    Net Price: $30,478,

  7. University of Houston - Clear Lake

    4 Year,

    HOUSTON, TX,

    705 Niche users give it an average review of 3.9 stars.

    Featured Review: Alum says I have only the best memories as a student at the University of Houston Clearlake (UHCL). I started at the UHCL with zest and enthusiasm for learning. My program counselors were so amazing in how...I can’t say enough of my professors. I was just so fortunate to be at the right place with the best professors. I felt motivated, inspired, respected, and with so much support.I recall one stressful night when I separated from my husband. He left me without a vehicle alone with my four year old. I had no will to study for the next day’s test. I went to class and spoke...Also amazing are the peer study groups. Classmates are great!And last but not least are the sights of the forests through the classroom windows. They are breathtaking!.

    Read 705 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A minus,

    Acceptance Rate: 81%,

    Net Price: $14,667,

    SAT Range: 1000-1170,

  8. Chamberlain University - Houston

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    4 Year,

    HOUSTON, TX,

    102 Niche users give it an average review of 3.9 stars.

    Featured Review: Junior says I love the small-school environment, it is nice to be known by all my professors by name. Chamberlain University, San Antonio has provided me with focused assistance from professors and other faculty...I loved how this campus dealt with the transition to online learning. Although this course delivery system is challenging, especially for a hands-on field such as nursing, they were able to keep the...This school has done its best to adapt to the changes of the pandemic and facilitate the student's learning..

    Read 102 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A minus,

    Acceptance Rate: 86%,

    Net Price: $27,707,

  9. Texas A&M University - Galveston

    4 Year,

    GALVESTON, TX,

    410 Niche users give it an average review of 3.6 stars.

    Featured Review: Freshman says I very much enjoy TAMUG. Though it is a generally small campus, there is no shortage of opportunities there in all ways. From clubs and organizations to the staff, there is always a helping hand....

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    Acceptance Rate: 55%,

    Net Price: $10,746,

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