A ranking of American colleges and universities providing quality education to international students .
Rice University tops our Southwest list of the Best U.S. Colleges & Universities for International Students. These rankings were developed to help students from Outside the USA find American colleges and universities that will offer quality educational outcomes and a supportive community to students from other countries.
We reviewed 80 colleges and universities to come up with this ranking. Rice earned the top spot due to the quality education provided, and the presence of students from Outside the USA on campus, as well as other quality metrics unique to international students. Read the methodology behind this ranking.
|Rank||University/College||Location||Tuition & Fees|
|1||Rice University||Houston, Texas||$43,918|
|2||The University of Texas at Austin||Austin, Texas||$35,682|
|3||Southern Methodist University||Dallas, Texas||$50,358|
|4||Texas A&M University - College Station||College Station, Texas||$28,984|
|5||University of Tulsa||Tulsa, Oklahoma||$38,796|
|6||Arizona State University||Tempe, Arizona||$26,470|
|7||University of Arizona||Tucson, Arizona||$31,770|
|8||Texas Christian University||Fort Worth, Texas||$42,670|
|9||Trinity University||San Antonio, Texas||$39,560|
|10||University of Oklahoma Norman Campus||Norman, Oklahoma||$22,953|
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