BOSTON, Mass. — MCPHS University, the Massachusetts College of Pharmacy and Health Science, is pleased to announce the names of local students who have been named to the dean’s list for the spring 2018 semester.

Achieving this academic distinction are:

• Treza White of Sanford who is pursuing a Bachelor of Science in Nursing. White will graduate in 2019 from the Boston, Mass, campus.

• Jacob Lareau of Wells who is pursuing a Bachelor of Science in Premedical and Health Studies and is a student of Physician Assistant Studies. Lareau will graduate in 2020 from the Boston, Mass, campus.

The MCPHS dean’s list recognizes those students with a full-time course load who have achieved outstanding scholarship with a 3.5 GPA or higher for the academic term.

The mission of MCPHS is to prepare their graduates to advance health and serve global communities through excellence, innovation and collaboration in the medical field.

Founded in 1823, MCPHS University is the oldest institution of higher education in the City of Boston. In addition to the original Boston campus, the university has branch campuses in Worcester, Massachusetts, and Manchester, New Hampshire.

The university currently offers more than 100 unique baccalaureate, masters and doctoral degree programs, as well as certificates in a variety of health-related professions across its three campuses and online.