Paul Quinn College, PQC, was founded in 1872 by a group of African Methodist Episcopal preachers. Initially located in Austin, Texas, it was named in honor of Bishop William Paul Quinn. PQC moved to its present campus in Dallas, Texas, in 1990. This historically black college is the oldest of its kind in Texas. Students are awarded degrees in business, science, technology, and education.
Paul Quinn College is a member of the National Association of Intercollegiate Athletics, and the Red River Athletic Conference. The teams are nicknamed the Tigers, and they participate in baseball, basketball, track and field, soccer, and volleyball. The men's basketball and the track team have won a number of national championships in recent years.
Source: Integrated Postsecondary Education Data System (IPEDS) 2016-17, National Center for Education Statistics, http://nces.ed.gov/ipeds/
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