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Enrollments are for the Fall Semester 2017.

Enrollment in Texas public and private colleges and universities totaled 1,532,500 students, up from 1,481,581 six years ago. Enrollment in public universities was 651,137 students. 

Total enrollments for systems include extension and continuing education students. Founding dates are for the first year of classes. 

   

Name Branch or Type Location Founded Enrollment
Abilene Christian University Church of Christ Abilene 1906 4,764
Alamo Colleges   San Antonio 1978 61,415
  Northeast Lakeview San Antonio 2007 3,860
  Northwest Vista San Antonio 1995 16,752
  Palo Alto San Antonio 1983 9,368
  San Antonio San Antonio 1925 19,385
  St. Philip's San Antonio 1898 12,050
         
Alvin Community College   Alvin 1949 5,709
Amarillo College   Amarillo 1929 7,525
Amberton University   Garland 1971 1,257
Angelina College   Lufkin 1968 5,217
Austin College Presbyterian Sherman 1849 1,237
Austin Community College   Austin 1972 38,462
Baylor College of Medicine   Houston 1903 1,575
Baylor University Baptist Waco 1845 17,059
Blinn College   Brenham 1883 18,465
Brazosport College   Lake Jackson 1967 4,229
Central Texas College   Killeen 1965 8,895
Cisco College   Cisco 1909 3,261
Clarendon College   Claredon 1898 1,588
Coastal Bend College   Beeville 1966 4,464
College of the Mainland   Texas City 1967 4,328
Collin College   McKinney 1985 31,035
Concordia University Texas Lutheran Austin 1926 2,649
Dallas Baptist University Baptist Dallas 1898 5,066
Dallas Christian College Christian Dallas 1950 354
Dallas County Community College   1966 69,089
  Brookhaven Farmers Branch 1978 9,880
  Cedar Valley Lancaster 1977 6,174
  Eastfield Mesquite 1970 10,977
  El Centro Dallas 1966 8,885
  Mountain View Dallas 1970 8,534
  North Lake Irving 1977 9,684
  Richland Dallas 1972 14,955
         
Del Mar College   Corpus Christi 1935 11,476
East Texas Baptist University Baptist Marshall 1913 1,591
El Paso Community College   El Paso 1969 26,896
Frank Phillips College   Borger 1948 1,456
Galveston College   Galveston 1967 2,197
Grayson College   Denison 1963 4,289
Hardin-Simmons University Baptist Abilene 1891 2,252
Hill College   Hillsboro 1923 4,228
Houston Baptist University Baptist Houston 1960 3,325
Houston Community College System   Houston 1971 49,782
Howard County College   Big Spring 1945 4,378
Howard Payne University Baptist Brownwood 1889 1,043
Huston-Tillotson University Methodist and United Church of Christ Austin 1875 1,103
Jacksonville College Baptist Jacksonville 1899 581
Jarvis Christian College   Hawkins 1912 864
Kilgore College   Kilgore 1935 5,396
Laredo Community College   Laredo 1946 9,846
Lee College   Baytown 1934 7,717
LeTourneau University   Longview 1946 2,860
Lone Star College System   1973 69,452
  Cy-Fair Houston 2003 20,534
  Kingwood Humble 1984 560
  Montgomery Conroe 1995 13,884
  North Harris Houston 1973 14,557
  Tomball Tomball 1986 7,606
  Univ. Park Houston 2012 12,291
         
Lubbock Christian University Church of Christ Lubbock 1957 1,882
McLennan Community College   Waco 1965 8,879
McMurry University Methodist Abilene 1923 1,108
Midland College   Midland 1972 5,566
Midwestern State University   Wichita Falls 1922 5,661
Navarro College   Corsicana 1946 8,830
North Central Texas College   1924 10,283
  Bowie Bowie 2000 270
  Corinth Corinth 2000 3,793
  Flower Mound Flower Mound 2011 1,602
  Gainesville Gainesville 1924 2,171
  Graham Graham 2009 241
         
Northeast Texas Community College   Mount Pleasant 1984 3,097
Odessa College   Odessa 1946 6,240
Our Lady of the Lake University Catholic San Antonio 1895 3,212
Panola College   Carthage 1947 2,655
Paris Junior College   Paris 1924 4,844
Parker University   Dallas 1982 1,205
Paul Quinn College Methodist Dallas 1872 519
Rice University   Houston 1891 7,052
St. Edward's University Catholic Austin 1885 4,447
St. Mary's University Catholic San Antonio 1852 3,625
San Jacinto College     1961 35,455
  Central Pasadena 1961 14,438
  North Houston 1971 8,995
  South Houston 1979 12,022
         
Schreiner University Presbyterian Kerrville 1923 1,312
South Plains College   Levelland 1957 9,283
South Texas College   McAllen 1993 31,374
South Texas College of Law   Houston 1923 931
Southern Methodist University Methodist Dallas 1911 11,789
Southwest Texas Junior College   Uvalde 1946 6,660
Southwestern Adventist University Seventh-Day Adventist Keene 1893 819
Southwestern Assemblies of God University Assemblies of God Waxahachie 1927 2,175
Southwestern Christian College Church of Christ Terrell 1948 122
Southwestern University Methodist Georgetown 1840 1,380
Stephen F. Austin State University   Nacogdoches 1921 12,578
Tarrant County College     1966 56,405
  Northeast Hurst 1968 12,145
  Northwest Fort Worth 1970 8,458
  South Fort Worth 1967 7,949
  Southeast Arlington 1996 12,014
  Trinity River Fort Worth 2009 6,652
  Connect Fort Worth 2014 9,187
         
Temple College   Temple 1926 4,980
Texarkana College   Texarkana 1927 4,239
Texas A&M University System
   Prairie View A&M Uniiversity Prairie View 1876 9,125
   Tarleton State University Stephenville 1899 13,019
   Texas A&M International University Laredo 1970 7,640
   Texas A&M University College Station 1876 62,802
  Galveston 1962 1,998
   Texas A&M University–Central Texas Killeen 1999 2,575
   Texas A&M University–Commerce Commerce 1889 12,490
   Texas A&M University–Corpus Christi Corpus Christi 1973 12,236
   Texas A&M University Health Science Centers   1999 2,780
   Texas A&M University–Kingsville Kingsville 1925 8,674
   Texas A&M University–San Antonio San Antonio 2011 6,460
   Texas A&M University–Texarkana Texarkana 1971 2,038
   West Texas A&M University Canyon 1910 10,060
       
Texas Christian University Disciples of Christ Fort Worth 1873 10,469
Texas Chiropractic College   Pasadena 1908 267
Texas College   Tyler 1894 989
Texas Lutheran University Lutheran Seguin 1891 1,391
Texas Southern University   Houston 1926 10,237
Texas Southmost College   Brownsville 1926 6,216
Texas State Technical College System
   Harlingen Campus Harlingen 1967 5,075
   Fort Bend Rosenberg 2016 412
   Marshall Campus Marshall 1991 594
   North Texas Red Oak 2014 313
   Waco Campus Waco 1965 4,236
   West Texas Campuses Abilene, Breckenridge, Brownwood, Sweetwater 1970 1,596
       
Texas State University System
   Lamar Institute of Technology Beaumont 1923 2,983
   Lamar State College–Orange Orange 1969 2,293
   Lamar State College–Port Arthur Port Arthur 1909 2,293
   Lamar University Beaumont 1923 13,929
   Sam Houston State University Huntsville 1879 20,938
   Sul Ross State University Alpine 1917 1,996
         Sul Ross/Rio Grande College Del Rio, Eagle Pass, Uvalde 1973 974
   Texas State University San Marcos 1903 38,666
       
Texas Tech University System
   Angelo State University San Angelo 1928 10,189
   Texas Tech University Lubbock 1923 36,634
   Texas Tech University Health Science Centers   1972 4,676
   Texas Tech University Health Science Center – El Paso  El Paso 2014  662 
       
Texas Wesleyan University Methodist Fort Worth 1891 2,587
Texas Woman's University   Denton 1901 15,321
Trinity University Presbyterian San Antonio 1869 2,595
Trinity Valley Community College   Athens, Terrell 1946 6,547
Tyler Junior College   Tyler 1926 9,589
University of Dallas Catholic Irving 1956 2,510
University of Houston System
   University of Houston Houston 1927 45,364
   University of Houston–Clear Lake Houston 1974 8,542
   University of Houston–Downtown Houston 1948 13,913
   University of Houston–Victoria Victoria 1973 4,351
       
University of the Incarnate Word Catholic San Antonio 1881 8,192
University of Mary Hardin–Baylor Baptist Belton 1845 3,914
University of North Texas System
   University of North Texas Denton 1890 38,081
   University of North Texas at Dallas Dallas 2000 3,509
   University of North Texas Health Science Center Fort Worth 1966 2,270
       
University of St. Thomas Catholic Houston 1947 3,151
The University of Texas System
   University of Texas at Arlington, The Arlington 1895 41,712
   University of Texas at Austin, The Austin 1883 51,425
   University of Texas at Dallas, The Richardson 1961 27,642
   University of Texas at El Paso, The El Paso 1913 25,020
   University of Texas of the Permian Basin Odessa 1969 7,022
   University of Texas Rio Grande Valley Brownsville, Edinburg 2015 (1927, 1973) 27,708
   University of Texas at San Antonio, The San Antonio 1969 30,674
   University of Texas at Tyler, The Tyler 1971 9,934
   UT Health Science Center at Houston Houston 1972 5,242
   UT Health Science Center at San Antonio San Antonio 1968 3,270
   UT Health Science Center at Tyler Tyler 1949 37
   UT M.D. Anderson Cancer Center Houston 1941 357
   UT Medical Branch at Galveston Galveston 1891 3,302
   UT Southwestern Medical Center Dallas 1943 2,235
       
Vernon College   Vernon, Wichita Falls 1970 3,008
Victoria College   Victoria 1925 3,945
Wayland Baptist University Baptist Plainview 1910 3,441
Weatherford College   Weatherford 1869 6,303
Western Texas College   Snyder 1969 2,250
Wharton County Junior College   Wharton 1946 7,050
Wiley College Methodist Marshall 1873 1,323

 

 

For Fall 2012 enrollments, click here.

Source: Texas Higher Education Coordinating Board.