10 Texas Law Schools Comparison

There are 10 ABA-accredited law schools in Texas as of 2023. By school type, 6 law schools are public and 4 are private. University of Texas School of Law ranked first among Texas law schools with #16 in overall law school ranking.
The below list summarizes the 2023 important law schools statistics for Texas ABA-accredited law schools.
  • The average LSAT Score of Texas law schools is 159.
  • The average GPA is 3.56.
  • The average acceptance rate is 32.37%.
  • The average yield (i.e. enrollment rate) is 28.58%.
  • In public Texas law schools, the 2024 average tuition & fees is $28,720 for state residents and $42,264 for out-of-state students.
  • In private Texas law schools, the 2024 average tuition & fees is $52,817.
  • Total 7,764 students have attended Texas law schools in 2023 and each school had 776 law school students in average.
  • A total of 2,055 students have newly enrolled (first-time students) 2023 and , in average, a law school had 206 first-time students last year.
  • Total 133 faculties have worked for Texas law schools.
  • The average bar exam pass rate is 77.36%.

List of Texas Law Schools and Comparison

The following table lists 10 Texas law schools with important statistics including tuition and LSAT scores. You can compare them with the information and sort the table by each column that you want. The ranking is for all ABA-accredited law school. It is computed based on a number of factors including the admission scores, number of faculties, bar pass rate, acceptance rate, and employment statistics.
Texas Law Schools Comparison Table
SchoolRankingFounded2024 TuitionFinancial AidLSATGPAAcceptance RateYieldBar Pass RatePopulationStudents to Faculty
University of Texas School of LawPublicAustin, TX161883$54,096$14,8451703.8414.56%28.66%90.39%1,0304 to 1
Texas A&M University School of LawPublicFort Worth, TX341992$48,618$27,0001643.9316.33%19.05%87.86%1,40411 to 1
Dedman School of LawPrivateDallas, TX551911$63,502$24,0001643.7133.91%28.93%85.28%7696 to 1
Texas Tech University School of LawPublicLubbock, TX691967$39,232$8,5001573.6436.80%28.47%79.51%4447 to 1
Baylor Law SchoolPrivateWaco, TX701845$61,877$26,2721633.7223.87%17.57%91.97%4753 to 1
University of Houston Law CenterPublicHouston, TX741947$50,132$12,0001613.7032.13%24.88%83.90%8274 to 1
South Texas College of LawPrivateHouston, TX1361923$41,110$6,5531533.3044.34%39.16%77.82%1,0038 to 1
St. Mary's University School of LawPrivateSan Antonio, TX1571927$44,779$10,0001523.3250.27%33.79%71.63%8809 to 1
UNT Dallas College of LawPublicDallas, TX1782014$32,008$3,0001523.3133.30%37.47%60.75%3787 to 1
Thurgood Marshall School of LawPublicHouston, TX1801947$29,497$1,5001513.1038.17%27.78%44.51%5546 to 1