Ridgewater College is a public, 2-year institution that was founded in 1996 and is one of the newer 2-year, public institutions in the state of Minnesota. Located in Willmar, Minnesota, the mission of Ridgewater is “to provide quality educational opportunities for diverse student learners in an inclusive, supportive, and accessible environment.” Ridgewater College aims to build and strengthen its ties with the community by partnering with regional businesses and industries.
Ridgewater College offers associate's degree programs and certificates, including many programs that are offered in completely online formats.
Accreditation & Licensing
North Central Association of Colleges and Schools, The Higher Learning Commission