51 Best colleges for Biology in Texas

Below is the list of best universities in Texas ranked based on their research performance in Biology. A graph of 15.4M citations received by 240K academic papers made by 51 universities in Texas was used to calculate publications' ratings, which then were adjusted for release dates and added to final scores.

We don't distinguish between undergraduate and graduate programs nor do we adjust for current majors offered. You can find information about granted degrees on a university page but always double-check with the university website.

1. University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center

For Biology

Enrollment
358
Male:Female
24:76
Founded
1941

2. Baylor College of Medicine

For Biology

Acceptance Rate
3%
Enrollment
1,607
Male:Female
43:57
Founded
1900

3. University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center

For Biology

Enrollment
2,299
Male:Female
47:53
Founded
1943

4. University of Texas at Austin

For Biology

Acceptance Rate
32%
Average SAT
1340
Average ACT
30
Receiving Aid
66%

5. Texas A&M University - College Station

For Biology

Acceptance Rate
63%
Average SAT
1270
Average ACT
29
Receiving Aid
81%

6. University of Texas Health Science Center at San Antonio

For Biology

Acceptance Rate
45%
Enrollment
3,478
Male:Female
36:64
Founded
1959

7. Rice University

For Biology

Acceptance Rate
11%
Average SAT
1515
Average ACT
35
Net Price
$19,215

8. University of Texas Medical Branch

For Biology

Enrollment
3,458
Male:Female
29:71
Founded
1891

9. University of Texas Health Science Center at Houston

For Biology

Acceptance Rate
58%
Enrollment
5,608
Male:Female
29:71
Founded
1972

10. Texas Tech University

For Biology

Acceptance Rate
70%
Average SAT
1155
Average ACT
25
Receiving Aid
86%

11. University of Houston

For Biology

Acceptance Rate
63%
Average SAT
1215
Average ACT
25
Receiving Aid
94%

12. University of Texas at Dallas

For Biology

Acceptance Rate
79%
Average SAT
1335
Average ACT
30
Receiving Aid
82%

13. Texas Tech University Health Sciences Center

For Biology

Enrollment
5,274
Male:Female
25:75
Founded
1969

14. Baylor University

For Biology

Acceptance Rate
68%
Net Price
$40,133
Receiving Aid
95%
Average Aid
$25,122

15. University of Texas at San Antonio

For Biology

Acceptance Rate
84%
Average SAT
1115
Average ACT
22
Receiving Aid
87%

16. University of Texas at Arlington

For Biology

Acceptance Rate
88%
Average SAT
1150
Average ACT
24
Receiving Aid
90%

17. University of North Texas Health Science Center

For Biology

Acceptance Rate
18%
Enrollment
2,329
Male:Female
37:63
Founded
1970

18. University of North Texas

For Biology

Acceptance Rate
84%
Average SAT
1145
Average ACT
24
Receiving Aid
85%

19. University of Texas at El Paso

For Biology

Acceptance Rate
100%
Receiving Aid
88%
Average Aid
$9,673
Enrollment
24,879

20. Southern Methodist University

For Biology

Acceptance Rate
53%
Average SAT
1350
Average ACT
31
Net Price
$41,444

21. University of Texas Health Science Center at Tyler

For Biology

Enrollment
89
Male:Female
29:71
Founded
1947

22. Texas State University

For Biology

Acceptance Rate
85%
Average SAT
1095
Average ACT
23
Receiving Aid
80%

23. Texas Christian University

For Biology

Acceptance Rate
48%
Average SAT
1215
Average ACT
28
Net Price
$40,220

24. Texas A&M University - Kingsville

For Biology

Acceptance Rate
88%
Average SAT
1005
Average ACT
19
Receiving Aid
91%

25. Texas Southern University

For Biology

Acceptance Rate
66%
Average SAT
965
Average ACT
19
Receiving Aid
97%

26. Sam Houston State University

For Biology

Acceptance Rate
92%
Average SAT
1045
Average ACT
21
Receiving Aid
88%

27. Trinity University

For Biology

Acceptance Rate
34%
Average SAT
1335
Average ACT
30
Net Price
$31,141

28. Stephen F Austin State University

For Biology

Acceptance Rate
76%
Average SAT
1065
Average ACT
21
Receiving Aid
86%

29. West Texas A&M University

For Biology

Acceptance Rate
58%
Average SAT
1025
Average ACT
21
Receiving Aid
84%

30. Lamar University

For Biology

Acceptance Rate
83%
Average SAT
1042
Average ACT
20
Receiving Aid
85%

31. Texas Woman's University

For Biology

Acceptance Rate
94%
Average SAT
1092
Average ACT
19
Receiving Aid
95%

32. Texas A&M University - Corpus Christi

For Biology

Acceptance Rate
90%
Average SAT
1090
Average ACT
21
Receiving Aid
71%

33. Prairie View A&M University

For Biology

Acceptance Rate
76%
Average SAT
955
Average ACT
18
Receiving Aid
97%

34. University of Texas at Tyler

For Biology

Acceptance Rate
92%
Average SAT
1125
Average ACT
23
Receiving Aid
80%

35. Texas A&M University at Galveston

For Biology

Acceptance Rate
69%
Enrollment
1,500
Founded
1962

36. Tarleton State University

For Biology

Acceptance Rate
58%
Average SAT
1030
Average ACT
21
Receiving Aid
92%

37. University of Houston - Clear Lake

For Biology

Acceptance Rate
81%
Average SAT
1085
Average ACT
22
Receiving Aid
67%

38. Southwestern University

For Biology

Acceptance Rate
49%
Average SAT
1205
Average ACT
26
Net Price
$29,830

39. St. Mary's University

For Biology

Acceptance Rate
85%
Average SAT
1120
Average ACT
23
Net Price
$18,827

40. University of the Incarnate Word

For Biology

Acceptance Rate
97%
Average SAT
1045
Average ACT
20
Net Price
$23,041

41. Sul Ross State University

For Biology

Acceptance Rate
81%
Average SAT
949
Average ACT
18
Receiving Aid
94%

42. Angelo State University

For Biology

Acceptance Rate
78%
Average SAT
1020
Average ACT
20
Receiving Aid
92%

43. University of Texas Rio Grande Valley

For Biology

Acceptance Rate
82%
Average SAT
988
Average ACT
20
Receiving Aid
95%

44. Texas A&M University - Commerce

For Biology

Acceptance Rate
60%
Average SAT
1053
Average ACT
20
Receiving Aid
91%

45. University of Houston - Downtown

For Biology

Acceptance Rate
93%
Receiving Aid
91%
Average Aid
$8,855
Enrollment
15,239

46. Saint Edward's University

For Biology

Acceptance Rate
91%
Net Price
$30,072
Receiving Aid
98%
Average Aid
$32,138

47. Abilene Christian University

For Biology

Acceptance Rate
63%
Average SAT
1115
Average ACT
24
Net Price
$28,725

48. Texas College

For Biology

Net Price
$15,178
Receiving Aid
100%
Average Aid
$6,453
Enrollment
764

49. Midwestern State University

For Biology

Acceptance Rate
71%
Average SAT
1005
Average ACT
19
Receiving Aid
97%

50. University of Texas of the Permian Basin

For Biology

Acceptance Rate
88%
Average SAT
1015
Average ACT
19
Receiving Aid
95%

51. Texas A&M International University

For Biology

Acceptance Rate
59%
Average SAT
1010
Average ACT
18
Receiving Aid
98%

Closest to Texas states to learn Biology

State
Universities
Unis
Best university country rank
Best uni United States Flag rank
Oklahoma 10 118
New Mexico 5 98
Louisiana 17 88
Arkansas 10 111
Kansas 9 78
Mississippi 9 136
Colorado 14 64
Missouri 16 10
Arizona 5 39
Nebraska 7 82
Alabama 17 47
Iowa 10 51
Utah 5 41
Illinois 33 23
Tennessee 19 37
South Dakota 6 168
Kentucky 11 58
Georgia 25 31
Indiana 18 43
Minnesota 18 16
Wisconsin 20 13
Nevada 3 135
Florida 28 24
South Carolina 12 93
North Dakota 3 153
Ohio 35 25
North Carolina 23 17
Michigan 23 5
California 69 2
Montana 3 116
Idaho 4 138
West Virginia 9 128
Virginia 24 53
District of Columbia 7 113
Maryland 21 12
Pennsylvania 58 8
Oregon 11 62
New Jersey 17 34
Washington 14 3
New York 76 9
Connecticut 16 7
Vermont 4 107
Massachusetts 34 1
Rhode Island 6 81
New Hampshire 4 84
Maine 8 175
Puerto Rico 7 281
Alaska 4 194
Hawaii 4 150