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Schools with a median SAT of 400-1600, a median ACT of 1-36, that are in Texas, with a graduation rate of greater than 0%, an acceptance rate of greater than 0%, with stated tuition between $0k-$100k offering graduate degrees by influence in the discipline Chemistry, and a student population between 0k-100k, sorted by Influence.

Degree Level graduate
University of Texas at Austin
#1

University of Texas at Austin

#43 institution's overall influence
#43 overall school desirability

Tuition + fees

$11K

Acceptance

32%

Graduation

83%

Student body

45K

Median SAT/ACT

1355/30

Austin, TX

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Texas A&M University
#2

Texas A&M University

#63 institution's overall influence
#91 overall school desirability

Tuition + fees

$11K

Acceptance

63%

Graduation

82%

Student body

58K

Median SAT/ACT

1275/28

College Station, TX

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Rice University
#3

Rice University

#55 institution's overall influence
#15 overall school desirability

Tuition + fees

$49K

Acceptance

11%

Graduation

91%

Student body

8K

Median SAT/ACT

1520/34

Houston, TX

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University of Houston
#4

University of Houston

#175 institution's overall influence
#1064 overall school desirability

Tuition + fees

$9K

Acceptance

63%

Graduation

54%

Student body

37K

Median SAT/ACT

1225/24

Houston, TX

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University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center
#5

University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center

#332 institution's overall influence

Student body

1K

Dallas, TX

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University of Texas at Dallas
#6

University of Texas at Dallas

#373 institution's overall influence
#222 overall school desirability

Tuition + fees

$13K

Acceptance

79%

Graduation

69%

Student body

25K

Median SAT/ACT

1350/29

Richardson, TX

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University of North Texas
#7

University of North Texas

#511 institution's overall influence
#1391 overall school desirability

Tuition + fees

$11K

Acceptance

84%

Graduation

54%

Student body

33K

Median SAT/ACT

1155/24

Denton, TX

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Texas Tech University
#8

Texas Tech University

#431 institution's overall influence
#1458 overall school desirability

Tuition + fees

$9K

Acceptance

70%

Graduation

59%

Student body

34K

Median SAT/ACT

1165/24

Lubbock, TX

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University of Texas at Arlington
#9

University of Texas at Arlington

#548 institution's overall influence
#1113 overall school desirability

Tuition + fees

$11K

Acceptance

88%

Graduation

50%

Student body

38K

Median SAT/ACT

1145/23

Arlington, TX

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Southern Methodist University
#10

Southern Methodist University

#508 institution's overall influence
#1324 overall school desirability

Tuition + fees

$57K

Acceptance

53%

Graduation

81%

Student body

10K

Median SAT/ACT

1390/31

Dallas, TX

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University of Texas at San Antonio
#11

University of Texas at San Antonio

#811 institution's overall influence
#1111 overall school desirability

Tuition + fees

$8K

Acceptance

84%

Graduation

37%

Student body

27K

Median SAT/ACT

1125/22

San Antonio, TX

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Lamar University
#12

Lamar University

#1123 institution's overall influence
#749 overall school desirability

Tuition + fees

$8K

Acceptance

83%

Graduation

30%

Student body

13K

Median SAT/ACT

1050/20

Beaumont, TX

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University of Texas at El Paso
#13

University of Texas at El Paso

#1138 institution's overall influence
#725 overall school desirability

Tuition + fees

$9K

Acceptance

100%

Graduation

41%

Student body

20K

El Paso, TX

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Baylor University
#14

Baylor University

#441 institution's overall influence
#96 overall school desirability

Tuition + fees

$47K

Acceptance

68%

Graduation

77%

Student body

17K

Median SAT/ACT

1290/29

Waco, TX

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Sam Houston State University
#15

Sam Houston State University

#1350 institution's overall influence
#1048 overall school desirability

Tuition + fees

$9K

Acceptance

92%

Graduation

51%

Student body

18K

Median SAT/ACT

1065/21

Huntsville, TX

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Texas Southern University
#16

Texas Southern University

#1569 institution's overall influence
#550 overall school desirability

Tuition + fees

$9K

Acceptance

66%

Graduation

23%

Student body

8K

Median SAT/ACT

920/16

Houston, TX

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Texas Christian University
#17

Texas Christian University

#1058 institution's overall influence
#208 overall school desirability

Tuition + fees

$49K

Acceptance

48%

Graduation

83%

Student body

10K

Median SAT/ACT

1250/28

Fort Worth, TX

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Texas State University
#18

Texas State University

#1694 institution's overall influence
#1318 overall school desirability

Tuition + fees

$11K

Acceptance

85%

Graduation

54%

Student body

33K

Median SAT/ACT

1095/22

San Marcos, TX

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University of Texas Rio Grande Valley
#19

University of Texas Rio Grande Valley

#2450 institution's overall influence

Tuition + fees

$8K

Acceptance

82%

Graduation

45%

Student body

26K

Median SAT/ACT

1040/19

Edinburg, TX

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Prairie View A&M University
#20

Prairie View A&M University

#1562 institution's overall influence
#1171 overall school desirability

Tuition + fees

$11K

Acceptance

76%

Graduation

35%

Student body

9K

Median SAT/ACT

955/18

Prairie View, TX

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Stephen F. Austin State University
#21

Stephen F. Austin State University

#1865 institution's overall influence
#1254 overall school desirability

Tuition + fees

$9K

Acceptance

76%

Graduation

44%

Student body

11K

Median SAT/ACT

1085/21

Nacogdoches, TX

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Texas Woman's University
#22

Texas Woman's University

#2156 institution's overall influence
#455 overall school desirability

Tuition + fees

$8K

Acceptance

94%

Graduation

36%

Student body

13K

Median SAT/ACT

1040/19

Denton, TX

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University of Texas at Tyler
#23

University of Texas at Tyler

#4665 institution's overall influence
#1359 overall school desirability

Tuition + fees

$9K

Acceptance

92%

Graduation

42%

Student body

8K

Median SAT/ACT

1155/24

Tyler, TX

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University of Houston–Clear Lake
#24

University of Houston–Clear Lake

#4380 institution's overall influence
#1340 overall school desirability

Tuition + fees

$7K

Acceptance

81%

Student body

7K

Median SAT/ACT

1105/21

Houston, TX

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Texas A&M University–Kingsville
#25

Texas A&M University–Kingsville

#6087 institution's overall influence
#539 overall school desirability

Tuition + fees

$9K

Acceptance

88%

Graduation

35%

Student body

7K

Median SAT/ACT

1030/19

Kingsville, TX

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Texas A&M University–Corpus Christi
#26

Texas A&M University–Corpus Christi

#5934 institution's overall influence
#606 overall school desirability

Tuition + fees

$9K

Acceptance

90%

Graduation

36%

Student body

10K

Median SAT/ACT

1105/21

Corpus Christi, TX

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Texas A&M University–Commerce
#27

Texas A&M University–Commerce

#12533 institution's overall influence
#232 overall school desirability

Tuition + fees

$9K

Acceptance

60%

Graduation

42%

Student body

9K

Median SAT/ACT

1050/21

Commerce, TX

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