- Oreana, IL
2014 Feb 26
Joshua Thompson of Oreana, IL was named to the Dean's List for the Fall 2013 semester at Blackburn College. To be named to the Dean's List, students must earn a GPA of 3.5 or higher in all courses.
Founded in 1837, Blackburn College is a four-year, Presbyterian-related, co-educational liberal arts college located in Carlinville, Illinois. One of the seven work colleges in the U.S., Blackburn is the only one with a student managed Work Program. Blackburn was ranked by US News as the 2012 #2 Best Value College in the Midwest; and placed #65 in The Washington Monthly's ranking of Baccalaureate Colleges. The school remains the most affordable, residential private liberal arts college in the state.