Crowley's Ridge College
Paragould, AR 72450


Type 4 year
Control Private
Business model Not for Profit
Campus size Small
Campus locale Rural
Degrees offered Undergrad only
Calendar system Semester
Total enrollment 234
Religious affiliation Churches of Christ
Open Admission
Student to faculty ratio 10:1
Campus housing
Dormitory capacity 136 students
Freshmen are required
to live on campus
Types of Programs Offered
Postbaccalaureate Recreational or avocational education
Adult basic remedial or high school equivalent
High school education
Medical Degree
Special Learning Opportunities
Weekend/evening classes
Study abroad
Teacher certification
ROTC - Army
ROTC - Navy
ROTC - Air Force
Student Services Offered
On-campus day care for students' children
Remedial services
Academic/career counseling services
Employment services for students
Placement services for graduates


Crowley's Ridge College has an open admission policy. That means there is no standardized test or GPA requirements. Any high school graduate or GED certificate holder may get admission.

Tuition & Fees

In 2016-2017 academic year, Crowley's Ridge College's tuition was $10,500 for all students regardless of residency (60.8% cheaper than the national average tuition of a typical 4-year private institution)

Follow the link below to learn more about additional cost components such as books and supplies, room and board and other expenses.

Average Net Price
National Average = $22,127
In State Tuition
National Average = $26,792
Out of State Tuition
National Average = $26,792
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Financial Aid

In 2016-2017 academic year, 100% of Crowley's Ridge College's full-time freshman students were awarded some type of financial aid. 64% of the students received need based financial assistance from the federal government with an average amount of $3,544 (which is 19.5% below the national average.)

The total number of federal student loan recipients at Crowley's Ridge College in 2016-2017, was 44, which is 83% of the total eligible students. The average loan amount given out to these students was $5,742 (which is 2.6% below the national average.)

Pell Grant
National Average = $4,400
Federal Loan
National Average = $5,895
Financial aid
National Average = 92%
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Student Body

In Fall 2016, Crowley's Ridge College has enrolled a total of 234 students (192 students full-time and 42 on a part-time basis). Out of the total 234 students, 9 of those students were transfer students. The gender ratio of the new enrollee was 56% men and 44% women and all students were enrolled for undergraduate studies.

The institution also enrolled 1 students for distance studies.

Total Enrollment

Student Diversity

White: 95%

Black/African American: 4%

Hispanic: 1%

Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander: 0%

Two or more races: 0%

Non-resident alien: 0%

Race/ethnicity unknown: 0%

Asian: 0%


Listed below are the 5 largest majors offered at Crowley's Ridge College.

Study areas with their online column set to zero are those programs that have an online option but there was no graduate in 2016-2017 academic year.
Study Areas Percent Total Graduates Online
Education 21% 22
Philosophy And Religious Studies 18% 19
Business, Management, Marketing, And Related Support Services 15% 16
Liberal Arts And Sciences, General Studies And Humanities 10% 10
Parks, Recreation, Leisure, And Fitness Studies 4% 4

Graduation & Dropout Rates

Graduation rate
national average: 55%

Graduation rate is a key indicator of an institution's education quality and the level of academic and financial support provided to students.

The following section details graduation and dropout rates of Crowley's Ridge College full-time students who started class in 2010 and graduated or dropped out prior to August 31, 2016.

Still enrolled
Dropout rate
Transfered out

The above graduation rate is the percentage of students who graduated within 150% of the normal graduation time. For a 4 year degree program, 150% of 4 years is 6 years and for a 2-year program 150% is 3 years.

Earnings After College

Median Annual Income
national average: $33,604

The typical median income of Crowley's Ridge College graduates 6 years after enrollment is $18,900. Last year, out of the total 86 graduates who entered the institution 6 years ago, 86 were reported to have been employed. On the same note, out of 103 graduates, who enrolled 10 years ago, 103 were employed.

6 years after enrollment 10 years after enrollment
Annual Income $18,900 $28,000
Employment Rate 100% 100%
Total Graduates 86 103

Campus Location

Nearby Colleges

Nearby 4 year colleges within 100 mile radius of Crowley's Ridge College.

Williams Baptist College
20.3 mile away
Lyon College
61.5 mile away
Visible Music College
70.4 mile away
Rhodes College
71.3 mile away
Memphis College of Art
71.7 mile away
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