Hughey, Sorey earn honors at Mississippi College
Mississippi College in Jackson, Miss. has named local students to the list of academic scholars for the spring semester of 2010, according to Dr. Ron Howard, Vice President for Academic Affairs.
To be eligible for the Dean’s List, a student must maintain a 3.5 or better grade point average based on a 4.0 system. The student must take a full course load of at least 12 semester hours of undergraduate credit with all academic courses impacting their grade point average. To be eligible for the Chancellor’s List, a student must earn a 4.0 grade point average.
Students from Tunica County named to the Dean’s List were: Mark Butler Hughey and Courtney E Sorey.
Mississippi College, affiliated with the Mississippi Baptist Convention, is a private, co-educational, Christian university of liberal arts and sciences serving nearly 4,900 students from 41 states and 26 countries.
Founded in 1826, Mississippi College is the oldest institution of higher learning in the state of Mississippi and second oldest Baptist university in the nation. With more than 80 areas of study, 12 graduate degree programs, a doctor of jurisprudence degree, and a doctor of education leadership degree, Mississippi College seeks to be a university recognized for academic excellence and commitment to the cause of Christ.