ONEONTA, NY – Erin Burke of Pennellville, NY, earned a perfect grade point average of 4.0 during the spring 2013 semester at SUNY Oneonta and has been named to the college’s Provost’s List.
Of the more than 5,800 undergraduates enrolled at the college, 140 qualified for the spring 2013 Provost’s List by earning a perfect GPA while carrying a course load of at least 12 semester hours.
A liberal arts college focused on teaching and learning, SUNY Oneonta ranks 47th among the “Top Public Regional Universities-North” in the 2013 U.S. News and World Report rankings, sits at No. 59 on the Kiplinger’s magazine list of the “100 Best Values in Public Colleges” and has been recognized by the Carnegie Foundation for excellence in community engagement. The college also has been named to the Princeton Review’s “green” college guide and the President’s Higher Education Community Service Honor Roll.
Established as a state normal school in 1889 and incorporated as a founding member of the state university system in 1948, the college is well known for its outstanding faculty, strong academic programs, educational technology, community service and character-building activities, and scenic campus. The college enrolls 6,000 students in its 70 undergraduate majors and 15 graduate programs.