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
#80 Overall Score: 27 out of 100. Alaska Pacific University

Anchorage, AK

$29,880 654 62.2% 71% 52%
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Sierra Nevada College

Incline Village, NV

$28,483 925 69.3% 66% 49%
Unranked Unranked. Program too new or too small for U.S. News to calculate a ranking. Naropa University

Boulder, CO

$28,780 1,019 82.8% 62% 41% 6
#75 Overall Score: 28 out of 100. Prescott College

Prescott, AZ

$28,932 1,065 72.6% 64% 45%
#75 Overall Score: 28 out of 100. Holy Names University

Oakland, CA

$33,020 1,353 51.1% 72% 39%
#5 Overall Score: 86 out of 100. Mills College

Oakland, CA

$41,494 1,533 62.7% 78% 63%
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Langston University 1

Langston, OK

in-state: $4,255, out-of-state: $10,741 1,742 63.2% 4 53% 8 24% 6
#48 Overall Score: 40 out of 100. Woodbury University

Burbank, CA

$33,150 1,771 65.4% 78% 59%
#49 Overall Score: 39 out of 100. St. Martin's University

Lacey, WA

$29,834 1,823 82.3% 73% 54%
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Wayland Baptist University

Plainview, TX

$15,430 1,824 96.6% 56% 36%
#38 Overall Score: 43 out of 100. Walla Walla University

College Place, WA

$24,900 1,940 74.4% 79% 53%
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Texas A&M University—​Texarkana

Texarkana, TX

in-state: $5,328, out-of-state: $13,752 1,995 34.5% 44% 8 N/A
#60 Overall Score: 34 out of 100. Notre Dame de Namur University

Belmont, CA

$31,206 2,001 74.8% 74% 47%
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Southwestern Assemblies of God University

Waxahachie, TX

$17,830 2,030 57.0% 4 67% 38%
#24 Overall Score: 55 out of 100. New Mexico Institute of Mining and Technology

Socorro, NM

in-state: $5,714, out-of-state: $17,073 2,105 31.1% 72% 49%
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Lubbock Christian University

Lubbock, TX

$18,740 2,135 92.9% 64% 43%
#80 Overall Score: 27 out of 100. Chaminade University of Honolulu

Honolulu, HI

$20,090 2,144 87.4% 69% 36%
#80 Overall Score: 27 out of 100. Southern Nazarene University

Bethany, OK

$21,174 2,184 99.0% 4 64% 8 40%
#31 Overall Score: 50 out of 100. Dominican University of California

San Rafael, CA

$40,600 2,207 76.5% 82% 57%
#42 Overall Score: 41 out of 100. Oklahoma Christian University

Oklahoma City, OK

$18,800 2,271 44.7% 74% 49%
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Northwestern Oklahoma State University

Alva, OK

in-state: $5,054, out-of-state: $10,987 2,294 72.0% 63% 34%
#39 Overall Score: 42 out of 100. Hardin-​Simmons University

Abilene, TX

$23,460 2,301 53.7% 67% 47%
#88 Overall Score: 25 out of 100. La Sierra University

Riverside, CA

$29,103 2,393 48.5% 75% 45%
#39 Overall Score: 42 out of 100. Northwest Nazarene University

Nampa, ID

$25,190 2,499 67.2% 74% 55%
#1 Overall Score: 100 out of 100. Trinity University

San Antonio, TX

$35,262 2,525 64.3% 89% 80%
#9 Overall Score: 75 out of 100. Whitworth University

Spokane, WA

$36,012 2,568 52.3% 85% 76%
#13 Overall Score: 68 out of 100. University of Dallas

Irving, TX

$33,010 2,576 87.6% 81% 69%
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Concordia University Texas

Austin, TX

$25,880 2,584 94.6% 55% 35%
#63 Overall Score: 33 out of 100. Houston Baptist University

Houston, TX

$27,930 2,589 35.1% 68% 44%
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Sul Ross State University

Alpine, TX

in-state: $4,764, out-of-state: $12,276 2,700 97.4% 4 N/A 24%
#27 Overall Score: 51 out of 100. LeTourneau University

Longview, TX

$25,740 2,843 43.4% 75% 61%
Unranked Unranked. Program too new or too small for U.S. News to calculate a ranking. Western International University

Tempe, AZ

$11,040 2,926 N/A 28% 8 3% 6
#80 Overall Score: 27 out of 100. Concordia University

Portland, OR

$26,650 3,111 53.8% 70% 8 45%
#20 Overall Score: 58 out of 100. Mount St. Mary's College

Los Angeles, CA

$33,852 3,146 71.2% 81% 61%
#17 Overall Score: 64 out of 100. Point Loma Nazarene University

San Diego, CA

$30,360 3,192 55.9% 83% 75%
Unranked Unranked. Program too new or too small for U.S. News to calculate a ranking. Jones International University

Centennial, CO

$12,720 3,196 N/A N/A 48% 6
#39 Overall Score: 42 out of 100. Texas Wesleyan University

Fort Worth, TX

$20,840 3,204 55.1% 64% 36%
#54 Overall Score: 36 out of 100. University of Mary Hardin-​Baylor

Belton, TX

$25,300 3,287 93.2% 63% 46%
#24 Overall Score: 55 out of 100. Oklahoma City University

Oklahoma City, OK

$29,426 3,300 74.8% 77% 56%
#22 Overall Score: 57 out of 100. Westminster College

Salt Lake City, UT

$29,500 3,301 69.5% 78% 57%
#54 Overall Score: 36 out of 100. Oral Roberts University

Tulsa, OK

$22,438 3,335 52.1% 80% 51%
#20 Overall Score: 58 out of 100. Pacific University

Forest Grove, OR

$37,024 3,416 84.6% 79% 63%
#15 Overall Score: 66 out of 100. Pacific Lutheran University

Tacoma, WA

$34,740 3,473 73.6% 82% 69%
#24 Overall Score: 55 out of 100. George Fox University

Newberg, OR

$31,120 3,484 75.5% 81% 64%
Unranked Unranked. Program too new or too small for U.S. News to calculate a ranking. Golden Gate University

San Francisco, CA

$14,400 3,493 N/A N/A N/A
#63 Overall Score: 33 out of 100. Concordia University

Irvine, CA

$29,630 3,519 69.5% 75% 52%
#33 Overall Score: 47 out of 100. University of St. Thomas

Houston, TX

$28,240 3,711 80.0% 77% 48%
Unranked Unranked. Program too new or too small for U.S. News to calculate a ranking. New Mexico Highlands University

Las Vegas, NM

in-state: $4,000, out-of-state: $6,383 3,738 100.0% 49% 20% 6
#42 Overall Score: 41 out of 100. Fresno Pacific University

Fresno, CA

$25,716 3,768 82.1% 76% 72%
Unranked Unranked. Program too new or too small for U.S. News to calculate a ranking. Western New Mexico University

Silver City, NM

in-state: $4,040, out-of-state: $13,424 3,820 100.0% 4 52% 8 18% 6

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