Berkeley College Honors Veterans Day by Marching in New York City Veterans Day Parade

 
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
FRIDAY, NOVEMBER 11, 2016
Contact: Ilene Greenfield
Director of Media Relations
973-278-5400, ext. 1-5122
igl@BerkeleyCollege.edu
 

BERKELEY COLLEGE HONORS VETERANS DAY BY MARCHING IN

NEW YORK CITY VETERANS DAY PARADE
 

 Berkeley College in NYC Veterans Day Parade 2016

Photo Caption: Getting ready to celebrate with march in the New York City Veteran’s Day Parade on Fifth Avenue near the Berkeley College Midtown Manhattan campus, students, staff, faculty, family and friends line up.

Berkeley College commemorated Veterans Day with a gathering of faculty, staff, students at the Midtown Manhattan Campus located at 12 East 41st Street. Participants met on the lower level near the Veterans Resource Center before lining up and getting to march in one of America’s favorites – the New York Veterans Day Parade.

Berkeley College is ranked as a best college for military and veteran students by several organizations, including U.S. News & World Report, Military Times, U.S. Veterans Magazine, and Military Advanced Education. More than 500 military students and veterans are enrolled at Berkeley College in New York and New Jersey, and through Berkeley College Online®. Berkeley College participates in the Yellow Ribbon Program under the G.I. Bill and collaborates on national ventures with the National Guard, the Army and the Air Force, the GoArmyEd distance learning program, and the Navy College Program Distance Learning Partnership. For more information about veterans programs at Berkeley College, visit the Office of Military and Veterans Affairs.

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 600 international students – in its Master, Baccalaureate, and Associate 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 a Master of Business Administration degree 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 five campuses – Dover, Newark, Paramus, Woodbridge and Woodland Park. Berkeley College Online® serves a global population. In 2016, U.S. News & World Report named Berkeley College among the Best Colleges for Online Bachelor's Programs and among the Best Online Bachelor's Programs for Veterans, both for the third consecutive year. The website address is www.BerkeleyCollege.edu.

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