Hudson County Graduates Receive Diplomas from Berkeley College

 
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
WEDNESDAY, JUNE 7, 2017
Contact: Ilene Greenfield
Director of Media Relations
973-278-5400, ext. 1-5122
igl@BerkeleyCollege.edu
 

HUDSON COUNTY GRADUATES RECEIVE DIPLOMAS
FROM BERKELEY COLLEGE

 

Graduates from Hudson County, NJ, were awarded diplomas at the 2017 Berkeley College Commencement ceremony, held on May 5, 2017, at Prudential Center in Newark, NJ. More than 2,900 students were awarded Bachelor’s and Associate’s degrees, and Certificates. The graduating class included 175 military and veteran students and 200 international students, representing 42 countries.


“This is your day,” said Michael J. Smith, President of Berkeley College. “You have done it. The opportunities that stand before you are endless. From this moment forward, there are no limits other than what you place on yourself.”

The Berkeley College Class of 2017 comprises graduates who exemplify the “new” traditional student, as so many are first-generation college graduates, with some workforce experience. The average age of a Berkeley College graduate in 2017 is 28.5 years. Just over 31 percent of the graduates entered Berkeley as first-time, full-time students, and more than 81 percent identify as a minority.

A leader in providing career-focused education since 1931, Berkeley College is accredited by the Middle States Commission on Higher Education and enrolls more than 8,000 students – including more than 550 international students – in its Master’s, Bachelor’s and Associate’s degree and Certificate programs. Students can study in more than 20 career fields. Berkeley College is comprised of the Larry L. Luing School of Business®, the School of Professional Studies, the School of Health Studies, and the School of Liberal Arts. The School of Graduate Studies offers an MBA in Management online and in Woodland Park, NJ.

 

Berkeley College has five New Jersey campuses – Dover, Newark, Paramus, Woodbridge and Woodland Park. In New York there are three campuses – Midtown Manhattan, Brooklyn and White Plains. Berkeley College Online® serves a global population. For four consecutive years, U.S. News & World Report has named Berkeley College among the Best Colleges for Online Bachelor’s Programs and among the Best Online Bachelor’s Programs for Veterans. The website address is www.BerkeleyCollege.edu.

 

Legend:

 

Diplomas and areas of study are denoted in the fourth and fifth columns.

 

AAS = Associate in Applied Science

BBA = Bachelor of Business Administration
BFA = Bachelor of Fine Arts

BS = Bachelor of Science

CT = Certificate

 

* Denotes students graduating with honors

 

+ Denotes graduate of the Honors Program, a selective, interdisciplinary and seminar-based educational opportunity offered to a limited number of high-achieving students.

 

Hudson County Graduates        
         
First Name Last Name Town Degree Area of Study
Genesis Alonzo Bayonne AAS Fashion Merchandising and Management
Fayon Ashley* Bayonne BS Health Services Management
Jeanette Bosques* Bayonne BS Justice Studies - Criminal Justice
Meaghan Mercer Bayonne CT Practical Nurse
Jennifer Nahrwold Bayonne AAS Health Services Administration
Alyssa Ocasio Bayonne BBA Business Administration - Management
Naihomy Vazquez Bayonne BS Business Administration
Dayanna Roncal East Newark CT Practical Nurse
Zoe Fields* Guttenberg CT Patient Care Technician
Jessica Sanisaca Guttenberg CT Medical Assistant
Jannatul Barobhuiya* Harrison BBA Health Services Management
Jesus Cruz Harrison AAS Justice Studies - Criminal Justice
Pamela Rojas Harrison BBA Business Administration - Management
Kevina Ishmael Sanchez* Hoboken AAS Business Administration-Accounting
Alexa Candelario* Jersey City BBA Health Services Management
Rosanna Caruso Jersey City AAS Surgical Technology
Dionna Chatmon Jersey City BBA Accounting
Danette Cott Jersey City AAS Interior Design
Kriss Delgado* Jersey City CT Medical Insurance, Billing and Coding
Damaris Gonzalez* Jersey City CT Surgical Processing Technician
Penda Gueye Jersey City CT Patient Care Technician
Shanice Lewis Jersey City BS Justice Studies - Criminal Justice
Kianna Lewis* Jersey City AAS Justice Studies - Criminal Justice
Sharrique Livingston+ Jersey City BS Legal Studies
Heather Mastowski* Jersey City AAS Interior Design
Jamille Melvin Jersey City AAS Health Services Administration
Ayana Miles Jersey City BS Justice Studies - Criminal Justice
Ahmed Moton Jersey City BS Business Administration
Monica Murillo Jersey City CT Medical Assistant
Adriana Olacio* Jersey City AAS Fashion Merchandising and Management
Grace Pointer Jersey City CT Practical Nurse
Alexandra Ponce* Jersey City BBA General Business
Simone Ribeiro* Jersey City CT Patient Care Technician
Esther Rivera* Jersey City CT Surgical Processing Technician
Charlene Rivero Jersey City CT Practical Nurse
Moretta Steele Jersey City AAS Information Technology Management
Rasheeda Wadley Jersey City BBA Health Services Management
Sheyla Zamarra* Jersey City AAS Surgical Technology
Yudelki Alcantara Kearny BS Justice Studies - Criminal Justice
Jessica Almeida Kearny BS Health Services Management
Melanie Alves Kearny CT Patient Care Technician
Maria Aulestia Kearny CT Medical Assistant
Tania Breda Kearny CT Patient Care Technician
Vanessa Brown* Kearny CT Surgical Processing Technician
Kenneth Castillo* Kearny AAS Surgical Technology
Kevin Ortiz Kearny BBA Business Administration - Management
Bettsy Otayza* Kearny AAS Justice Studies - Criminal Justice
Katherine Quintana Kearny AAS Legal Studies
Thais Rocha* Kearny AAS Surgical Technology
Ashley Rodrigues Kearny AAS Surgical Technology
Stephanie Schultz* Kearny AAS Justice Studies - Criminal Justice
Monica Tirado Kearny BBA Accounting
Daniel Vieceli Kearny BS Justice Studies - Criminal Justice
Regina Williamson* Kearny BBA Fashion Merchandising and Management
David Cardenas North Bergen BBA Business Administration - Management
Catherine Carlin North Bergen BBA Fashion Merchandising and Management
Juan Diaz North Bergen BBA General Business
Cinthia Escano* North Bergen AAS Justice Studies - Criminal Justice
Lourdes Fajardo* North Bergen AAS Justice Studies - Criminal Justice
Adriel Fandialan* North Bergen CT Surgical Processing Technician
Kedwin Herrera North Bergen AAS International Business
Natalie Mujica* North Bergen CT Patient Care Technician
Angel David Navarro North Bergen AAS Justice Studies - Criminal Justice
Maria Peralta* North Bergen CT Medical Assistant
Joanie Stokes North Bergen BBA General Business
Richard Torres* North Bergen CT Surgical Processing Technician
Daisie Travez North Bergen AAS Surgical Technology
James Vanegas North Bergen BFA Graphic Design
Cynthia Vasquez* North Bergen BBA Business Administration - Management
Genesis Velasquez* North Bergen CT Patient Care Technician
Tatiana Vera* North Bergen CT Patient Care Technician
Thomas Zahn North Bergen BBA General Business
Yin Huang* Secaucus BBA Business Administration - Management
Dominick Santiago Secaucus BBA Business Administration - Management
Jocelyn Arce-Flores Union City CT Surgical Processing Technician
Perla Beco Union City AAS Fashion Merchandising and Management
Jessica Bikofsky Union City BBA General Business
Gennessy Caines Union City AAS Justice Studies - Criminal Justice
Johanna Figueroa Union City BS Legal Studies
Steven Garcia Union City BS Information Technology Management
Ivanna Genao Union City CT Patient Care Technician
Kenneth Hernandez Union City BBA International Business
Alexander Liriano Union City BS Justice Studies - Criminal Justice
James Lozano Union City AAS Justice Studies - Criminal Justice
Estefania Brito* West New York AAS Health Services Administration
Javier De Los Santos West New York BBA International Business
Ioan Espinosa West New York AAS Business Administration-Management
Alvaro Estrella West New York BBA International Business
Olga Geraldino West New York CT Medical Assistant
Mayelin Ulerio Arias West New York CT Medical Assistant

 

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