Top Paragould Community Colleges

  • For the 2018-19 school year, there is 1 top community college in Paragould, Arkansas, serving 230 students.
  • The average community college acceptance rate in Arkansas is 81% (view national acceptance rates).
  • Minority enrollment is 7% of the student body (majority Black), and the student:teacher ratio is 14:1.

Top Paragould, AR Community Colleges (2018-19)

  • College Location Students
  • Crowley's Ridge College
    Private, non-profit
    100 College Dr
    Paragould AR  72450
    8702366901

    230 students
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