Paul Quinn College is a nonprofit private historically black institution located in Dallas, Texas. Most historically black colleges and universities (also known as HBCUs) were founded after the civil war to provide newly freed African Americans with educational opportunities. The school's African Methodist Episcopal affiliation is one of its defining characteristics and plays an important role within the school's mission. The school's small size in terms of enrollment, about 230 students, offers students a more hands on education due to class size and easier access to faculty.
Areas of study available at Paul Quinn College include but are not limited to:
- Business And Marketing Studies
- Biological And Biomedical Sciences
- Computer And Information Sciences
To be considered for admissions, students may be asked to fill out an application, provide letters of recommendations, and submit any transcripts or test scores, which are then evaluated by the admissions committee. Most students accepted to this school earn an SAT score in a range of 1240 - 1340, or an ACT score within the range of 18 - 20. 77% of students that apply are accepted to Paul Quinn College, of which 67% choose to attend.
Tuition is approximately $14,000 for the year, though it may vary based on any number of circumstances. Students may visit the school's tuition calculator to find what your personalized cost of attendance would be. On-campus housing is available for students and costs about $3,400 each year. Financial aid may be provided to students that meet the necessary requirements by way of scholarships, grants, and loans.
The mascot for Paul Quinn College is the "Tigers", and they participate in intercollegiate sports through the oversight and organization of the NAIA. Athletic programs offered include:
- Basketball (NAIA Division I)
- Track & Field (NAIA Division I)
Students who would like to learn more about Paul Quinn College can check out their website at http://www.pqc.edu.
Admission Requirements & Details
The admission details below may provide a better idea of the candidates Paul Quinn College accepts. The details may include admissions application requirements and recommendations, as well as any AP or college credits that may be transferred.
College Credits Accepted
- Dual Credits
- AP Course Credits
Total enrollment at Paul Quinn College is around 420 students. The student body is made up of 100% undergraduate students and 39% graduate students.
Estimated Costs & Financial Aid
The items listed below are for informational purposes only and may not represent current tuition, fees, and expenses.
Tuition & Fees Information
- Annual tuition estimates are between $5,800-$6,900 for both state residents and nonresidents
- Part time students pay in the range of $240 to $290 per unit
Financial Aid Details
The financial aid table below details the types of financial aid, along with the percent of students receiving aid, and on average the amount of aid per student per year.
|Percent of Students||Average Amount|
|Any Financial Aid||99%||-|
|Receiving Grants & Scholarships||99%||$8,958|
|Receiving Student Loans||99%||$5,971|
Academics & Student Services
Student ServicesTo help support students, Paul Quinn College may provide services like those listed below:
- Online course work available
- Remedial courses
- Career path counseling
- Employing students to lower education costs
- Assistance to find work
Paul Quinn College has an overall graduation rate which is approximately 5%.
|Number of Year to Graduate||Percent of Entering Class|
|Students Graduating in 4 Years||1%|
|Graduating in 5 Years||4%|
Paul Quinn College is a Member of National Association of Intercollegiate Athletics (NAIA), with many of the sports being in the NAIA Division I classification. The most popular sports played are listed below:
- Basketball (Red River Athletic Conference)
- Track and Field (Red River Athletic Conference)
The program list below is organized by areas of study. The programs that have a link will direct you to the program's profile page where you can learn more about education requirements and career pathways.
Get more information about the programs offered by Paul Quinn College by clicking the request information to the right.
(C) Certificate or Award | (A) Associate's | (B) Bachelor's | (M) Master's Degree | (D) Doctorate (PhD,...)
Biological and Biomedical Sciences
Business and Marketing Studies
Computer and Information Sciences
English Language and Literature
Health and Clinical Professions
Liberal Arts and Sciences
Mathematics and Statistics
Philosophy and Religious Studies
Recreation and Fitness Studies
Security and Protective Services
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Information displayed on this page has been obtained from Institution, State, and Federal data sources, including the US Dept. of Education's Integrated Postsecondary Education Data System (IPEDS) Survey 2010-2016. Information should be solely used for informational purposes only and may not be accurate for the current year. Contact Paul Quinn College for official up-to-date information.