Queens Graduates Receive Diplomas from Berkeley College

 
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
WEDNESDAY, JUNE 20, 2018
Contact: Ilene Greenfield
Director of Media Relations
973-278-5400, ext. 1-5122
igl@BerkeleyCollege.edu
 

QUEENS GRADUATES RECEIVE DIPLOMAS
FROM BERKELEY COLLEGE


Graduates from Queens, NY, were awarded diplomas at the 2018 Berkeley College Commencement ceremony, held on May 11, 2018, at Prudential Center in Newark, NJ. The graduating class included more than 140 military and veteran students, and 180 international students, who represent 40 countries. Two hundred and ninety-eight graduates received Certificates; 757 graduates received Associate degrees; 1,248 graduates received Bachelor’s degrees; and 58 graduates received Master’s level degrees.

 

“Know that the future isn’t written for us. The future is written by us,” said Michael J. Smith, President of Berkeley College. “In your heart, you truly need to understand that the only person you are destined to become … is the person that you decide to be.”

 

The Berkeley College Class of 2018 reflects a diverse population from all walks of life. Many are the first in their families to earn college degrees. Others are not native English-speaking. The average age of a Berkeley College graduate in 2018 is 29.6 years. Just over 31 percent of the graduates entered Berkeley as first time, full-time students; and, more than 82 percent identify as minorities.


Berkeley College graduates join a network of more than 60,000 alumni and receive lifetime career assistance. 

 

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 7,100 students – including more than 440 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 three New York campuses – Midtown Manhattan, Brooklyn and White Plains. In New Jersey there are four campuses – Newark, Paramus, Woodbridge and Woodland Park. Berkeley College Online® serves a global population. For five 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.

 

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

 

AAS = Associate in Applied Science

BBA = Bachelor of Business Administration
BS = Bachelor of Science

 

* 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.

 

Berkeley College Commencement 2018 - Queens (South) NY          
First Name Last Name Section Degree Area of Study  
Renee Stewart Cambria Heights BBA Health Services Management  
Kerry Austin Hollis BBA Accounting  
Tricia Greaves Hollis BBA Fashion Merchandising and Management  
Joy Akins* Jamaica AAS Health Services Administration  
Brianna Allen Jamaica BS Justice Studies – Criminal Justice  
Roman Bass Jamaica BS Justice Studies – Criminal Justice  
Jeremiah Belcher Jamaica AAS Business Administration – Management  
Stephanie Cedeno Jamaica BBA General Business  
Angie Cortes Jamaica BBA Business Administration – Management  
Briana Cross Jamaica BBA Health Services Management  
Chinedu Emesibe Jamaica AAS Justice Studies – Criminal Justice  
Osondu Esonwune Jamaica BBA Business Administration – Management  
Javaughn Farquharson Jamaica AAS Marketing Communications  
Ann Gajadhar* Jamaica BBA Health Services Management  
Hector Henriquez Jamaica BS Information Technology Management  
Bryan Johnson Jamaica BBA Business Administration – Management  
Ashley Jolibois* Jamaica AAS Fashion Merchandising and Management  
Parasto Karimzadeh Jamaica BBA Fashion Merchandising and Management  
Adam Karriem* Jamaica AAS Information Technology Management  
Christian Miree* Jamaica BBA Financial Services  
Sean Persaud Jamaica BBA Accounting  
Tamara Rahming Jamaica BBA Health Services Management  
Michael Ramnaraine Jamaica BS Justice Studies – Criminal Justice  
Caniya Richardson Jamaica AAS Justice Studies – Criminal Justice  
Amanda Rodriguez Jamaica AAS Health Services Administration  
Daniel Singh Jamaica BS Justice Studies – Criminal Justice  
Kenetth Toledo Jamaica BBA International Business  
Carlos Vasquez Jamaica AAS Business Administration – Accounting  
Fleurika Ambroise* Laurelton BS Justice Studies – Criminal Justice  
Chamaine Lucas Jones Laurelton AAS Health Services Administration  
Sandy De La Cruz Ozone Park BBA Accounting  
Freddie Grant* Ozone Park AAS Marketing Communications  
Rashad Lewis Ozone Park BBA General Business  
Marissa Rambarran Ozone Park BBA Financial Services  
Edward Rivera Ozone Park AAS Justice Studies – Criminal Justice  
Jamie Buie Richmond Hill BBA Business Administration – Management  
Yomaira Tankersley Richmond Hill AAS Health Services Administration  
Jaylene Ashby Rosedale BBA General Business  
China Battle Rosedale AAS Health Services Administration  
Joel Blake Rosedale AAS Justice Studies – Criminal Justice  
Melissa Guzman* Rosedale BS Legal Studies  
Terae Studgon Rosedale BBA Fashion Merchandising and Management  
Mohanad Al Herwi South Ozone Park BBA International Business  
Stephanie Chavez South Ozone Park BS Justice Studies – Criminal Justice  
Prinkle Chhina South Ozone Park BS Justice Studies – Criminal Justice  
Minerva Devonish* South Ozone Park AAS Business Administration – Accounting  
Rodranauth Loknath South Ozone Park BBA Business Administration – Management  
Erica Ortiz* South Ozone Park AAS Justice Studies – Criminal Justice  
Vickram Parmanand South Ozone Park BBA Business Administration – Management  
Pooran Persaud South Ozone Park AAS Information Technology Management  
Radhika Persaud* South Ozone Park AAS Legal Studies  
Radica Ramcharan* South Ozone Park BBA Business Administration – Management  
Akash Ramlackhan South Ozone Park AAS Information Technology Management  
Farzeena Ravidatt* South Ozone Park BBA Health Services Management  
Willy Garcia South Richmond Hill AAS Justice Studies – Criminal Justice  
Xavier Gomez* South Richmond Hill AAS Business Administration – Management  
Sarvendra Harkishun* South Richmond Hill BBA Financial Services  
Kamaljit Kaur South Richmond Hill BBA Accounting  
Elizabeth Ramdayal* South Richmond Hill BBA Accounting  
Girolama Alaimo* Springfield Gardens BS Legal Studies  
Tatiyanna Erwin* Springfield Gardens BS Justice Studies – Criminal Justice  
Bryan Freeman Springfield Gardens BBA Fashion Merchandising and Management  
Nadege Reid Springfield Gardens BS Justice Studies – Criminal Justice  
Tyler Reid* Springfield Gardens BS Justice Studies – Criminal Justice  
Ismail Scott Springfield Gardens BBA Business Administration – Management, Specialization in Human Resource Management  
Shaunelle Stephenson Springfield Gardens AAS Fashion Merchandising and Management  
Godfrey Boyce St. Albans AAS Justice Studies – Criminal Justice  
Eddy Coello* St. Albans BBA Health Services Management  
Elizabeth James St. Albans BS Justice Studies – Criminal Justice  
Ishanda Reid* St. Albans BS Legal Studies  
Haille Rodgers St. Albans AAS Marketing Communications  
Ashley Todd St. Albans BBA Health Services Management  
Shazia Begum Woodhaven BBA Business Administration – Management  
Muntasir Rana Woodhaven AAS Information Technology Management  
Marie Savino* Woodhaven AAS Health Services Administration – Medical Insurance, Billing and Coding  
Ronald Shivlabak* Woodhaven BS Information Technology Management  
Christina Vasquez Woodhaven BS Justice Studies – Criminal Justice  
FaithAnn Weimer*+ Woodhaven BS Justice Studies – Criminal Justice  
           
           
           

 

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