Alpha Sigma Lambda Honor Society Recognizes Berkeley College Student as Outstanding Adult Learner

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The Alpha Sigma Lambda (ASL) Honor Society, which honors high-achieving adult and nontraditional students, recently recognized Ernest A. Scott of Brooklyn, NY, as a 2018 scholarship recipient. Mr. Scott will graduate in 2018 with a Bachelor of Business Administration in Management from Berkeley College.


“I firmly believe that while it is important to have dreams and set goals, they are not realized by wishful thinking and prayers,” Mr. Scott said. “While those are important, it is necessary that we wake up, get up, and be deliberate in our pursuits of those dreams; work the dream – it is not impossible.”


Among the criteria, scholarship applicants are judged on scholarship, leadership and faculty recommendations. In addition to ASL, Mr. Scott is a member of the National Society for Leadership and Success (NSLS), through which he received the NSLS National Engaged Leadership Award in 2018. He also serves as an Orientation Leader, helping new students acclimate to college life.


Mr. Scott has worked extensively with community nonprofits, focusing on education and social services. He is also an entrepreneur. His business, Posh Styles and Designs, provides services related to event planning, design and décor.

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Photo Caption: The Alpha Sigma Lambda Honor Society, which honors high-achieving adult and nontraditional students, recently recognized Ernest A. Scott of Brooklyn, NY, as a 2018 scholarship recipient. 


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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

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