Crowley's Ridge College

Overview of Crowley's Ridge College

Crowley's Ridge can be found in Paragould, AR (a rural site not far from an urban area). One of the defining characteristics of the school is its status as a Churches of Christ school. Crowley's Ridge is a private, not-for-profit institution. The Bachelor's degree is the highest degree at the school.

Areas of Study

The most common majors at Crowley's Ridge are in liberal arts, religion and philosophy.

Crowley's Ridge Selectivity

The school is welcoming, and offers open admission to students who meet its minimum qualifications.


Classes at Crowley's Ridge are less crowded than at many schools.

Student Body

In 2007-2008, 168 students were enrolled in the school. A very high share of students at Crowley's Ridge are male.

Student Life

The school has a residential or campus feel. Student dorms or apartments are common at Crowley's Ridge. The school offers students meal plans.

More complete details are provided below.

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Contacting Crowley's Ridge

Crowley's Ridge College
100 College Dr
Paragould , AR 72450
General Phone: (870) 236-6901

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Crowley's Ridge Programs and Degrees (2008-2009)

General CategoryDegreesMost Common Majors [see all]
Liberal Arts18general studies
Religion and Philosophy5religion
Education and Teaching1education

Number of programs and degrees for Crowley's Ridge in 2008-2009:

Degree LevelTotal
Number of
Associate's degree243

Crowley's Ridge Student Body

In 2007-2008, Crowley's Ridge had a total enrollment of 168 students (114 full-time equivalent).

Students by Age:

Age Percent
Under 18 22%
18-19 52%
20-21 18%
22-24 4%
30-34 2%
35-39 1%
40-49 1%

Crowley's Ridge Graduation, Retention, and Transfers

Retention Rates (2007):

Group Returning From
Previous Year
Full-Time 61 %

Crowley's Ridge Room and Board (2007)

Crowley's Ridge offers campus housing for 108 of its 114 (full-time) students.

(Please refer to our profile of Paragould, Arkansas for details about the area surrounding the campus. Also see our list of other Arkansas Colleges).

The school offers students a meal plan with 20 meals per week.

Crowley's Ridge Expenses and Financial Aid (2008-2009)

Expenses and Financial Aid:

Expense Amount
In-state tuition and fees $ 8,410
Out-of-state tuition and fees $ 8,410
Room and board $ 5,300
Room charge $ 2,300
Board (meal plan) charge $ 3,000
Books and supplies $ 450
Other expenses $ 5,300

Financial Aid:
Crowley's Ridge participates in Federal Title IV financial aid programs. (The school's OPE ID is 109500)

Crowley's Ridge Faculty

Salaries for full-time faculty:

Full-Time Faculty (2008-2009):

Full-Time Faculty LevelContract LengthNumber MenAvg Salary MenNumber WomenAvg Salary Women
Associate professorcalendar year1*0*
Assistant professorcalendar year1*0*
All faculty totalcalendar year2*0*

*: salaries are not displayed where there are fewer than 3 professors in the category.

Full-Time Faculty (2008-2009):

Full-Time Faculty LevelContract LengthNumber MenAvg Salary MenNumber WomenAvg Salary Women
Associate professoracademic year3$31,1740*
Assistant professoracademic year1*2*
Instructoracademic year1*1*
All faculty totalacademic year5$29,2633$23,844

*: salaries are not displayed where there are fewer than 3 professors in the category.

Crowley's Ridge Degree Programs (2007)

Education And Teaching
Education, General

Liberal Arts
General Studies

Religion And Philosophy
Religion/Religious Studies

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Crowley's Ridge Highlights

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What Sets Crowley's Ridge Apart:

% of degrees in liberal arts
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Dorm rooms per full-time student
(vs. all colleges)
Top 5%Crowley's Ridge Dorm rooms per full-time student
% of degrees in religion and philosophy
(vs. colleges with similar degree levels)
Top 8%Crowley's Ridge % of degrees in religion and philosophy
Male % of student body
(vs. all colleges)
Top 12%Crowley's Ridge Male % of student body
Faculty/student ratio (full-time)
(vs. colleges with similar degree levels)
Top 16%Crowley's Ridge Faculty/student ratio (full-time)

checked Churches of Christ affiliation
checked Open admission
checked Accepts some high school credits
checked Grants credits for AP courses
checked Remedial classes for students
checked Offers part-time study
checked On-campus library
checked Offers campus housing
checked Offers a board (meal) plan

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