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.

In-state tuition and fees:
$4,957 (2012-13)
Out-of-state tuition and fees:
$11,953 (2012-13)
Setting:
rural
RNP Ranked Not Published.
U.S. News calculated a numerical rank but does not publish it.

A public institution, East Central University was founded in 1909.

In-state tuition and fees:
$4,350 (2012-13)
Out-of-state tuition and fees:
$9,861 (2012-13)
Setting:
rural
RNP Ranked Not Published.
U.S. News calculated a numerical rank but does not publish it.

Founded in 1934, Eastern New Mexico University is a public institution. Eastern New Mexico University follows a semester-based academic calendar and its admissions are considered less selective.

In-state tuition and fees:
$7,238 (2012-13)
Out-of-state tuition and fees:
$15,720 (2012-13)
Enrollment:
3,845
Setting:
rural
RNP Ranked Not Published.
U.S. News calculated a numerical rank but does not publish it.

Eastern Oregon University is a public institution that was founded in 1929. The school has 63.9 percent of its classes with fewer than 20 students, and the student-faculty ratio at Eastern Oregon University is 23:1.

Tuition and fees:
$18,600 (2013-14)
Enrollment:
31,158
Setting:
urban
RNP Ranked Not Published.
U.S. News calculated a numerical rank but does not publish it.

Grand Canyon University is a nondenominational Christian institution. The private university is located in Phoenix,  about four hours from the Grand Canyon.

In-state tuition and fees:
$4,255 (2012-13)
Out-of-state tuition and fees:
$10,741 (2012-13)
Setting:
rural
RNP Ranked Not Published.
U.S. News calculated a numerical rank but does not publish it.

Langston University

Langston, OK

A public institution, Langston University was founded in 1897.

Tuition and fees:
$18,740 (2013-14)
Enrollment:
1,640
Setting:
city
RNP Ranked Not Published.
U.S. News calculated a numerical rank but does not publish it.

Lubbock Christian University has a total undergraduate enrollment of 1,640, with a gender distribution of 40.1 percent male students and 59.9 percent female students. At this school, 65 percent of the students live in college-owned, -operated, or -affiliated housing and 35 percent of students live off campus.

In-state tuition and fees:
$7,238 (2013-14)
Out-of-state tuition and fees:
$9,188 (2013-14)
Enrollment:
5,238
Setting:
city
RNP Ranked Not Published.
U.S. News calculated a numerical rank but does not publish it.

Midwestern State University

Wichita Falls, TX

Founded in 1922, Midwestern State University is a public institution. Midwestern State University follows a semester-based academic calendar and its admissions are considered selective.

In-state tuition and fees:
$4,858 (2013-14)
Out-of-state tuition and fees:
$11,608 (2013-14)
Enrollment:
7,582
Setting:
rural
RNP Ranked Not Published.
U.S. News calculated a numerical rank but does not publish it.

Northeastern State University is a public institution that was founded in 1846. The school has 58.3 percent of its classes with fewer than 20 students, and the student-faculty ratio at Northeastern State University is 19:1.

In-state tuition and fees:
$5,054 (2013-14)
Out-of-state tuition and fees:
$10,987 (2013-14)
Enrollment:
2,135
Setting:
rural
RNP Ranked Not Published.
U.S. News calculated a numerical rank but does not publish it.

Northwestern Oklahoma State University was established in 1897 as a public institution. Northwestern Oklahoma State University follows a semester-based academic calendar and its admissions are considered less selective.

In-state tuition and fees:
$7,402 (2013-14)
Out-of-state tuition and fees:
$16,702 (2013-14)
Enrollment:
6,757
Setting:
rural
RNP Ranked Not Published.
U.S. News calculated a numerical rank but does not publish it.

Prairie View A&M University

Prairie View, TX

A public institution, Prairie View A&M University was founded in 1876.

Tuition and fees:
$28,483 (2013-14)
Enrollment:
536
Setting:
rural
RNP Ranked Not Published.
U.S. News calculated a numerical rank but does not publish it.

Sierra Nevada College

Incline Village, NV

Sierra Nevada College has a total undergraduate enrollment of 536, with a gender distribution of 58.6 percent male students and 41.4 percent female students. At this school, 52 percent of the students live in college-owned, -operated, or -affiliated housing and 48 percent of students live off campus.

In-state tuition and fees:
$5,060 (2012-13)
Out-of-state tuition and fees:
$12,795 (2012-13)
Enrollment:
3,674
Setting:
rural
RNP Ranked Not Published.
U.S. News calculated a numerical rank but does not publish it.

Founded in 1909, Southeastern Oklahoma State University is a public institution. Southeastern Oklahoma State University follows a semester-based academic calendar and its admissions are considered selective.

In-state tuition and fees:
$7,863 (2013-14)
Out-of-state tuition and fees:
$20,238 (2013-14)
Enrollment:
5,660
Setting:
city
RNP Ranked Not Published.
U.S. News calculated a numerical rank but does not publish it.

Located in the city of Ashland, Southern Oregon University offers about 100 academic programs. New students may be eligible to apply for the Western Undergraduate Exchange program, which offers a discounted tuition to students who live in one of 14 states in the western region of the United States.

Tuition and fees:
$17,830 (2013-14)
Enrollment:
1,695
Setting:
suburban
RNP Ranked Not Published.
U.S. News calculated a numerical rank but does not publish it.

Southwestern Assemblies of God University was established in 1927 as a private institution. Southwestern Assemblies of God University follows a semester-based academic calendar and its admissions are considered selective.

In-state tuition and fees:
$5,175 (2012-13)
Out-of-state tuition and fees:
$11,535 (2012-13)
Enrollment:
4,297
Setting:
rural
RNP Ranked Not Published.
U.S. News calculated a numerical rank but does not publish it.

A public institution, Southwestern Oklahoma State University was founded in 1901. Southwestern Oklahoma State University offers a Greek system, where 1 percent of the student body is involved in a sorority and 2 percent is involved in a fraternity.

In-state tuition and fees:
$4,764 (2013-14)
Out-of-state tuition and fees:
$12,276 (2013-14)
Enrollment:
1,959
Setting:
rural
RNP Ranked Not Published.
U.S. News calculated a numerical rank but does not publish it.

Sul Ross State University has a total undergraduate enrollment of 1,959.

In-state tuition and fees:
$5,522 (2013-14)
Out-of-state tuition and fees:
$13,946 (2013-14)
Enrollment:
8,917
Setting:
rural
RNP Ranked Not Published.
U.S. News calculated a numerical rank but does not publish it.

Tarleton State University

Stephenville, TX

Founded in 1899, Tarleton State University is a public institution. Tarleton State University follows a semester-based academic calendar and its admissions are considered less selective.

In-state tuition and fees:
$5,328 (2012-13)
Out-of-state tuition and fees:
$13,752 (2012-13)
Enrollment:
1,503
Setting:
rural
RNP Ranked Not Published.
U.S. News calculated a numerical rank but does not publish it.

Texas A&M University--Texarkana is a public institution that was founded in 1971.

In-state tuition and fees:
$5,740 (2012-13)
Out-of-state tuition and fees:
$18,190 (2012-13)
Setting:
rural
RNP Ranked Not Published.
U.S. News calculated a numerical rank but does not publish it.

University of Alaska--Southeast was established in 1986 as a public institution. University of Alaska--Southeast follows a semester-based academic calendar and its admissions are considered less selective.

In-state tuition and fees:
$6,116 (2012-13)
Out-of-state tuition and fees:
$16,646 (2012-13)
Setting:
urban
RNP Ranked Not Published.
U.S. News calculated a numerical rank but does not publish it.

University of Houston--Victoria was founded as a public institution.

Tuition and fees:
$15,430 (2013-14)
Enrollment:
1,385
Setting:
rural
RNP Ranked Not Published.
U.S. News calculated a numerical rank but does not publish it.

Wayland Baptist University has a total undergraduate enrollment of 1,385, with a gender distribution of 54.9 percent male students and 45.1 percent female students. At this school, 53 percent of the students live in college-owned, -operated, or -affiliated housing and 47 percent of students live off campus.

Tuition and fees:
$7,050 (2012-13)
Setting:
suburban
Unranked Unranked. Program too new or too small for U.S. News to calculate a ranking.

Amberton University

Garland, TX

Amberton University is a private institution. Amberton University follows a other-based academic calendar.

Tuition and fees:
$15,240 (2013-14)
Enrollment:
3,523
Setting:
suburban
Unranked Unranked. Program too new or too small for U.S. News to calculate a ranking.

Brandman University

Irvine, CA

Brandman University is a private institution that was founded in 1958. The school has 89.8 percent of its classes with fewer than 20 students, and the student-faculty ratio at Brandman University is 13:1.

Tuition and fees:
$14,440 (2012-13)
Setting:
city
Unranked Unranked. Program too new or too small for U.S. News to calculate a ranking.

City University of Seattle was established in 1973 as a private institution. City University of Seattle follows a quarter-based academic calendar.

Tuition and fees:
$14,400 (2013-14)
Enrollment:
521
Setting:
urban
Unranked Unranked. Program too new or too small for U.S. News to calculate a ranking.

Golden Gate University

San Francisco, CA

A private institution, Golden Gate University was founded in 1901.

Tuition and fees:
$16,515 (2012-13)
Setting:
rural
Unranked Unranked. Program too new or too small for U.S. News to calculate a ranking.

Heritage University

Toppenish, WA

Founded in 1982, Heritage University is a private institution. Heritage University follows a semester-based academic calendar.

Setting:
suburban
Unranked Unranked. Program too new or too small for U.S. News to calculate a ranking.

John F. Kennedy University

Pleasant Hill, CA

John F. Kennedy University is a private institution that was founded in 1964.

Tuition and fees:
$12,720 (2012-13)
Enrollment:
1,730
Setting:
suburban
Unranked Unranked. Program too new or too small for U.S. News to calculate a ranking.

Jones International University was established in 1995 as a proprietary institution. Jones International University follows a continuous-based academic calendar.

Tuition and fees:
$18,945 (2012-13)
Setting:
suburban
Unranked Unranked. Program too new or too small for U.S. News to calculate a ranking.

Marylhurst University

Marylhurst, OR

A private institution, Marylhurst University was founded in 1893.

Tuition and fees:
$28,780 (2013-14)
Enrollment:
402
Setting:
city
Unranked Unranked. Program too new or too small for U.S. News to calculate a ranking.

Naropa University

Boulder, CO

Naropa University has a total undergraduate enrollment of 402, with a gender distribution of 38.8 percent male students and 61.2 percent female students. At this school, 18 percent of the students live in college-owned, -operated, or -affiliated housing and 82 percent of students live off campus.

Tuition and fees:
$11,796 (2013-14)
Setting:
urban
Unranked Unranked. Program too new or too small for U.S. News to calculate a ranking.

National University

La Jolla, CA

Founded in 1971, National University is a private institution. National University follows a other-based academic calendar.

In-state tuition and fees:
$4,000 (2013-14)
Out-of-state tuition and fees:
$6,383 (2013-14)
Enrollment:
2,416
Setting:
rural
Unranked Unranked. Program too new or too small for U.S. News to calculate a ranking.

New Mexico Highlands University is a public institution that was founded in 1893. The school has 66.9 percent of its classes with fewer than 20 students, and the student-faculty ratio at New Mexico Highlands University is 14:1.

In-state tuition and fees:
$6,514 (2012-13)
Out-of-state tuition and fees:
$10,010 (2012-13)
Enrollment:
4,541
Setting:
suburban
Unranked Unranked. Program too new or too small for U.S. News to calculate a ranking.

University of Houston--Clear Lake was established in 1974 as a public institution. University of Houston--Clear Lake follows a semester-based academic calendar.

In-state tuition and fees:
$5,488 (2012-13)
Out-of-state tuition and fees:
$14,614 (2012-13)
Enrollment:
12,547
Setting:
city
Unranked Unranked. Program too new or too small for U.S. News to calculate a ranking.

A public institution, University of Texas--Brownsville was founded in 1926. University of Texas--Brownsville offers a Greek system, where 1.2 percent of the student body is involved in a sorority and 1 percent is involved in a fraternity.

Tuition and fees:
$6,070 (2013-14)
Enrollment:
31,353
Setting:
urban
Unranked Unranked. Program too new or too small for U.S. News to calculate a ranking.

Western Governors University

Salt Lake City, UT

Western Governors University has a total undergraduate enrollment of 31,353, with a gender distribution of 41.4 percent male students and 58.6 percent female students.

Tuition and fees:
$11,040 (2012-13)
Enrollment:
2,129
Setting:
urban
Unranked Unranked. Program too new or too small for U.S. News to calculate a ranking.

Founded in 1978, Western International University is a proprietary institution.

In-state tuition and fees:
$4,040 (2012-13)
Out-of-state tuition and fees:
$13,424 (2012-13)
Enrollment:
3,064
Setting:
rural
Unranked Unranked. Program too new or too small for U.S. News to calculate a ranking.

Western New Mexico University is a public institution that was founded in 1893. The school has 67.1 percent of its classes with fewer than 20 students, and the student-faculty ratio at Western New Mexico University is 15:1.

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