News from Coastal Carolina University

Lindsay Kurkela of Poughquag earns perfect 4.0 GPA at CCU during Fall 2018

CONWAY, SC (12/20/2018)– Eight hundred and seventy-five students at Coastal Carolina University earned a perfect 4.0 GPA during the Fall 2018 semester. The academic achievement earns them a spot on the President’s List.

Among those students on the President’s List:

Lindsay Kurkela, a Marketing major from Poughquag, NY.

Coastal Carolina University is a dynamic, public comprehensive liberal arts institution located in Conway, just minutes from the resort area of Myrtle Beach, S.C.

Coastal Carolina University offers baccalaureate degrees in 73 major fields of study. Among CCU’s 25 graduate-level programs are 21 master’s degrees, two educational specialist degrees, and the doctorates in education and marine science: coastal and marine systems science. The most popular undergraduate majors are marine science, management, exercise and sport science, communication and psychology. CCU boasts a growing array of internship, research and international opportunities for students, as well as numerous online programs through Coastal Online.

More than 10,600 students from across the country and around the world interact with a world-class faculty, and enjoy a nationally competitive NCAA I athletic program, an inspiring cultural calendar, and a tradition of community interaction that is fueled by more than 160 student clubs and organizations.

Coastal Carolina University was founded in 1954 as Coastal Carolina Junior College and became an independent state university in 1993.

For more information, visit coastal.edu.