Crowley’s Ridge College is a private four-year church-affiliated but autonomous co-educational liberal arts college designed to help students grow closer to God while pursuing a college degree with our talented and caring faculty and staff who promote career readiness, lifelong friendships, and a rewarding life.
Crowley’s Ridge College offers multiple degree programs across four divisions—Arts and Sciences, Biblical Studies, Business, and Teacher Education—for high school students, transfer students, first-time college students, and lifelong learners. Learn more about our academic offerings by clicking on the link below.
Students engage in scholarship and critical reasoning while building a strong spiritual life. Students will acquire, evaluate, and make use of knowledge; solve problems individually and with others; prepare themselves for advanced studies; and develop a desire for lifelong learning. and a philosophy of open enrollment helps the college maintain a focus on the whole student as an individual.
We are committed to a continual emphasis on the integration of scholarship, critical thinking, service, and the spiritual dimension of life. Preserving a commitment to a tradition of small class sizes.
Crowley’s Ridge College is accredited by the Higher Learning Commission, a subdivision of the Northern Association of Colleges and Schools (NCACS), a regional accrediting agency authorized by the U.S. Department of Education. Our last review took place in 2015 and our next review for reaffirmation is scheduled for 2025 by the Higher Learning Commission.
Meet the President
Dr. Richard Johnson is the 7th President of Crowley’s Ridge College. He is a familiar face around the college, having earned his associate’s degree in 1984 and returning in 2007 after a vibrant career in Christian-based estate planning and fundraising and not-for-profit administration.