Morthland College (MC) was a private Classical Christian Liberal Arts college in West Frankfort, Illinois, United States. The school was founded in 2009 by Dr. Tim Morthland and opened in 2011 as a small, co-educational liberal arts college. The college had an initial enrollment of forty students and now is host to 300-400 students both traditional and online. The school confers degrees in Biblical Studies, Biological Sciences, Classics, Computer Information Systems and Business Administration, as well as minors in Christian Counseling, Ministry Training, Music Ministry and Worship, Accounting, and Management. Morthland College athletic teams are known as the Patriots. The college is a member of the NCCAA in the Division-I Mid-East Region.
In January 2017 the United States Department of Education and state investigators began investigating the college for financial irregularities. As a result, the college is closing and will not open for the fall semester of 2018.
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