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2023 Top Private Universities in Texas

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  2. #4 Top Private Universities in Texas.

    Texas Christian University

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    4 Year,

    FORT WORTH, TX,

    1677 Niche users give it an average review of 3.9 stars.

    Featured Review: Senior says TCU is an incredible school! I transferred here from my community college and knew immediately it was the right choice. It's big enough that you don't feel that you know every single person walking....

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    Overall Niche Grade: A,

    Acceptance Rate: 48%,

    Net Price: $40,220,

    SAT Range: 1110-1320,

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  4. #7 Top Private Universities in Texas.

    University of Dallas

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    4 Year,

    IRVING, TX,

    517 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....

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    Overall Niche Grade: B+,

    Acceptance Rate: 54%,

    Net Price: $27,450,

    SAT Range: 1130-1350,

  5. #12 Top Private Universities in Texas.

    St. Mary's University

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    4 Year,

    SAN ANTONIO, TX,

    1071 Niche users give it an average review of 3.8 stars.

    Featured Review: Freshman says My experience at St. Mary’s University orientation was memorable. I didn’t know how comfortable a place that is four hours from what I call home can make me feel safe and welcomed. It gets me excited....

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    Overall Niche Grade: B,

    Acceptance Rate: 85%,

    Net Price: $18,827,

    SAT Range: 1040-1220,

  6. #16 Top Private Universities in Texas.

    Southwestern Adventist University

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    4 Year,

    KEENE, TX,

    441 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....

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    Overall Niche Grade: B,

    Acceptance Rate: 62%,

    Net Price: $20,654,

    SAT Range: 900-1100,

  7. #17 Top Private Universities in Texas.

    St. Edward's University

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    4 Year,

    AUSTIN, TX,

    1251 Niche users give it an average review of 3.9 stars.

    Featured Review: Freshman says What I personally love about St. Ed's is the community! All the students here are very acceptable and welcoming which personally made my transition to college life easier. The professors are always....

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    Overall Niche Grade: B,

    Acceptance Rate: 91%,

    Net Price: $30,072,

    SAT Range: 1060-1240,

  8. Houston Christian University

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    4 Year,

    HOUSTON, TX,

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

    Featured Review: Sophomore says Houston Christian University has been such a treasure! The proffesors are top class and do not just teach but make an effort to make sure thier students understand the topic. I have witnessed....

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    Overall Niche Grade: B minus,

    Acceptance Rate: 72%,

    Net Price: $18,782,

    SAT Range: 1000-1180,

  9. Howard Payne University

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    4 Year,

    BROWNWOOD, TX,

    283 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....

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    Overall Niche Grade: B minus,

    Acceptance Rate: 49%,

    Net Price: $24,515,

    SAT Range: 940-1110,

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