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2023 Hardest Colleges to Get Into in Texas

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  1. #1 Hardest Colleges to Get Into in Texas.

    Rice University

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    4 Year,

    HOUSTON, TX,

    1086 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....

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    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Acceptance Rate: 11%,

    Net Price: $19,215,

    SAT Range: 1460-1570,

  2. #2 Hardest Colleges to Get Into in Texas.

    University of Texas - Austin

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    4 Year,

    AUSTIN, TX,

    6445 Niche users give it an average review of 4 stars.

    Featured Review: Sophomore says I think a lot of the campus resources are great, and I love my classes so far. A lot of the student organizations that you can join have long waitlists, so it’s good to plan early on the type of....

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    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Acceptance Rate: 32%,

    Net Price: $16,892,

    SAT Range: 1210-1470,

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  4. #6 Hardest Colleges to Get Into in Texas.

    Southern Methodist University

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    4 Year,

    DALLAS, TX,

    1526 Niche users give it an average review of 3.8 stars.

    Featured Review: Alum says When I arrived freshman year, I did not know ANYONE- I was the only person from my hometown and 1:15 from my entire state! I had a brief transition month where I was trying to find my way but....

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    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Acceptance Rate: 53%,

    Net Price: $41,444,

    SAT Range: 1250-1450,

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  6. #9 Hardest Colleges to Get Into in Texas.

    University of Dallas

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    4 Year,

    IRVING, TX,

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

    Featured Review: Alum says Attending the University of Dallas was one of the most important decisions I have made. Beneath the not terribly attractive exterior is a wonderful academic and social community that honors what a...Despite being a liberal arts school, many of my friends majored in Science fields with an interest in future STEM career. While not a research university, they enjoyed being able to receive a well....

    Read 516 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: B+,

    Acceptance Rate: 54%,

    Net Price: $27,450,

    SAT Range: 1130-1350,

  7. #12 Hardest Colleges to Get Into in Texas.

    Howard Payne University

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    4 Year,

    BROWNWOOD, TX,

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

    Featured Review: Sophomore says Howard Payne is a very small university that values southern hospitality, its surrounding community, and Gods true calling. There are lots of fun activities and organizations available to join on....

    Read 278 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: B minus,

    Acceptance Rate: 49%,

    Net Price: $24,515,

    SAT Range: 940-1110,

  8. #14 Hardest Colleges to Get Into in Texas.

    Texas A&M University

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    4 Year,

    COLLEGE STATION, TX,

    7398 Niche users give it an average review of 4 stars.

    Featured Review: Sophomore says My experience at Texas A&M University in College Station has been nothing if not incredible. Everyone you meet is beyond nice and willing to lend you a hand. Professors (from my experience) want to...The environment that the school is in, College Station, TX, is a place like no other because the entire city is built around the university. If you live here, and didn't attend TAMU, you're an...Last but certainly not least, the traditions give this school life. From the outside looking in, you can't understand; from the inside looking out, you can't even begin to explain, it's truly....

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    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Acceptance Rate: 63%,

    Net Price: $19,906,

    SAT Range: 1160-1380,

  9. #16 Hardest Colleges to Get Into in Texas.

    Tarleton State University

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    4 Year,

    STEPHENVILLE, TX,

    1827 Niche users give it an average review of 3.8 stars.

    Featured Review: Graduate Student says I have had an amazing experience at Tarleton! I got my Bachelor's degree at the main campus in Stephenville, and I am working on my Master's at the Waco location. The quality of education you receive....

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    Overall Niche Grade: B,

    Acceptance Rate: 58%,

    Net Price: $15,181,

    SAT Range: 940-1120,

  10. #25 Hardest Colleges to Get Into in Texas.

    Southwestern Adventist University

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    4 Year,

    KEENE, TX,

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

    Featured Review: Junior says What I like about Southwestern Adventist University is that it is a close-knit university filled with diversity and love. They have many extracurricular activities and clubs that you are more than....

    Read 440 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: B,

    Acceptance Rate: 62%,

    Net Price: $20,654,

    SAT Range: 900-1100,

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