- Chicago, IL
2013 Mar 20
Bernina Sykes of Chicago was among 355 students named to the Dean's Recognized List at Benedictine University for the Fall 2012 semester.
The Dean's Recognized List recognizes part-time students who achieve a 3.5 grade point average or above.
Benedictine University is an independent Roman Catholic institution located in Lisle, Illinois just 25 miles west of Chicago. Founded in 1887, Benedictine provides 55 undergraduate majors, 15 graduate and four doctorate programs.
The Chronicle of Higher Education recently ranked Benedictine University as the fastest-growing campus in the country among private nonprofit research universities between 2000-2010, and Forbes magazine named Benedictine among "America's Top Colleges" for the second consecutive year in 2012. Benedictine University's Master of Business Administration (M.B.A.) program is listed by Crain's Chicago Business as the fifth largest in the Chicago area in 2012.