Regional University West Rankings

Regional University West Methodology

Regional Universities offer a full range of undergrad programs and some master's programs but few doctoral programs. Regional Universities include Providence College, Elon University, Creighton University and Santa Clara University.

These rankings are split into 4 regions: North, South, Midwest and West.

U.S. News rank School Tuition and Fees Total enrollment Fall 2012 acceptance rate Average freshman retention rate 6-year graduation rate Classes with fewer than 20 students SAT/ACT 25th-75th percentile
#66 Overall Score: 31 out of 100. University of Texas—​Tyler

Tyler, TX

in-state: $7,222, out-of-state: $17,752 6,858 79.5% 64% 41%
#66 Overall Score: 31 out of 100. California State University—​Sacramento

Sacramento, CA

in-state: $6,602, out-of-state: $17,762 28,539 69.7% 81% 41%
#87 Overall Score: 26 out of 100. Texas A&M International University

Laredo, TX

in-state: $7,142, out-of-state: $17,762 7,213 47.7% 71% 39%
#57 Overall Score: 35 out of 100. California State University—​Stanislaus

Turlock, CA

in-state: $6,664, out-of-state: $17,824 8,882 72.2% 85% 49%
RNP Ranked Not Published.
U.S. News calculated a numerical rank but does not publish it.
Southwestern Assemblies of God University

Waxahachie, TX

$17,830 2,030 57.0% 4 67% 38%
#66 Overall Score: 31 out of 100. California State University—​Channel Islands 1

Camarillo, CA

in-state: $6,216, out-of-state: $17,874 N/A 53.8% 4 79% 8 53% 6
#71 Overall Score: 29 out of 100. Southern Utah University

Cedar City, UT

in-state: $5,924, out-of-state: $17,902 8,297 57.3% 64% 36%
RNP Ranked Not Published.
U.S. News calculated a numerical rank but does not publish it.
Angelo State University

San Angelo, TX

in-state: $7,493, out-of-state: $18,023 6,886 90.2% 61% 31%
RNP Ranked Not Published.
U.S. News calculated a numerical rank but does not publish it.
University of Alaska—​Southeast 1

Juneau, AK

in-state: $5,740, out-of-state: $18,190 N/A N/A 58% 8 24% 6
#53 Overall Score: 37 out of 100. Humboldt State University

Arcata, CA

in-state: $7,138, out-of-state: $18,298 8,116 79.7% 73% 42%
#90 Overall Score: 24 out of 100. California State University—​Bakersfield 1

Bakersfield, CA

in-state: $6,709, out-of-state: $18,367 N/A 67.0% 4 71% 8 41% 6
#42 Overall Score: 41 out of 100. Sonoma State University

Rohnert Park, CA

in-state: $7,234, out-of-state: $18,394 9,021 81.9% 80% 59%
#42 Overall Score: 41 out of 100. University of Colorado—​Colorado Springs

Colorado Springs, CO

in-state: $8,658, out-of-state: $18,576 10,257 92.4% 68% 46%
RNP Ranked Not Published.
U.S. News calculated a numerical rank but does not publish it.
Grand Canyon University

Phoenix, AZ

$18,600 48,650 41.3% 41% 8 34% 8
RNP Ranked Not Published.
U.S. News calculated a numerical rank but does not publish it.
Lubbock Christian University

Lubbock, TX

$18,740 2,135 92.9% 64% 43%
#42 Overall Score: 41 out of 100. Oklahoma Christian University

Oklahoma City, OK

$18,800 2,271 44.7% 74% 49%
Unranked Unranked. Program too new or too small for U.S. News to calculate a ranking. Marylhurst University 1

Marylhurst, OR

$18,945 N/A N/A 66% 8 18% 8
#75 Overall Score: 28 out of 100. Stephen F. Austin State University

Nacogdoches, TX

in-state: $8,371, out-of-state: $19,491 12,999 55.6% 64% 43%
#27 Overall Score: 51 out of 100. Evergreen State College

Olympia, WA

in-state: $8,395, out-of-state: $19,561 4,509 98.4% 72% 54%
#60 Overall Score: 34 out of 100. Eastern Washington University

Cheney, WA

in-state: $8,302, out-of-state: $19,584 12,587 79.7% 74% 46%
#22 Overall Score: 57 out of 100. Western Washington University

Bellingham, WA

in-state: $8,862, out-of-state: $19,752 14,833 79.7% 85% 67%
#71 Overall Score: 29 out of 100. University of Alaska—​Anchorage

Anchorage, AK

in-state: $6,806, out-of-state: $19,766 18,107 75.6% 72% 26%
#51 Overall Score: 38 out of 100. Texas State University

San Marcos, TX

in-state: $9,151, out-of-state: $19,771 34,225 76.6% 79% 54%
#42 Overall Score: 41 out of 100. California State University—​Chico

Chico, CA

in-state: $8,906, out-of-state: $20,066 16,470 79.2% 85% 56%
#80 Overall Score: 27 out of 100. Chaminade University of Honolulu

Honolulu, HI

$20,090 2,144 87.4% 69% 36%

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