Berkeley College Named Among 'Best for Vets: Colleges 2019 Four-Year Schools' in Military Times Survey

 
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TUESDAY, OCTOBER 23, 2018
Contact: Ilene Greenfield
Director of Media Relations
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BERKELEY COLLEGE NAMED AMONG ‘BEST FOR VETS: COLLEGES 2019 FOUR-YEAR SCHOOLS’ IN MILITARY TIMES SURVEY

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Military Times announced in its survey results on Monday, October 22, 2018, that Berkeley College is among the “Best for Vets: Colleges 2019 Four-Year Schools.” This is the sixth year Berkeley College has received this distinction. The Military Times survey included hundreds of colleges across the United States and used their answers, combined with federal data, to rank the schools in the areas of university culture, academic quality and outcomes, policies, student support and costs and financial aid. To view the entire list of schools click here.  

Berkeley College

To view short videos about veteran graduates Grovert Fuentes (above, left) and Jose Pagan (above, right) click here and here.

 

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. As of fall 2018, more than 450 military and veterans students are enrolled. The Berkeley College Office of Military and Veterans Affairs provides support to its student-veterans through six on-site veterans resource centers (VRCs) in New Jersey and New York, as well as through an Online VRC. Berkeley College participates in the Yellow Ribbon Program under the G.I. Bill, and supports service members and their families across all branches of the military and overseas.

 

Berkeley College students and staff participate in the Veterans History Project sponsored by the Library of Congress. In 2000, the United States Congress established the Veterans History Project in order to collect, preserve and archive personal accounts of American service members so that future generations will be able to hear directly from the veterans and better understand the realities of war.

 

To learn more about the Berkeley College Office of Military and Veterans Affairs click here.

Photo Caption: Each year Berkeley College students, staff, faculty, family and friends get ready to march in the New York City Veterans Day Parade on Fifth Avenue near the Midtown Manhattan campus.

 

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 7,000 students – including more than 350 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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