FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
THURSDAY, MAY 9, 2013
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BERKELEY COLLEGE – NEW YORK UNDERGRADUATE EDUCATION RANKS HIGH
IN 2013 PAYSCALE, INC. ROI SURVEY
New York, NY – In a recent study published by PayScale, Inc. about return on investment (ROI) for an undergraduate college degree, Berkeley College – NY, was ranked among the top 4% in the nationwide study of universities and colleges*. The study projects an average annual ROI over 30 years of between 7.3% and 8.4% for Berkeley College graduates, depending upon whether or not the investment is calculated to include financial aid.
“We are very proud of this high rank in terms of ROI because it recognizes one of the rewards for earning a degree from Berkeley College. Berkeley College not only educates, but also prepares graduates for successful careers in more than 20 fields,” said Dario A. Cortes, PhD, President of Berkeley College.
A leader in business education for more than 80 years, Berkeley College is accredited by the Middle States Commission on Higher Education and enrolls more than 7,700 students — including over 800 international students — in its Baccalaureate and Associate degree programs. The College has three New York locations — Midtown Manhattan, Brooklyn and White Plains. In New Jersey there are four locations — Woodland Park, Paramus, Woodbridge and Newark. Berkeley College Online also offers full degree programs. Programs are offered in more than 20 career fields. The website address is www.BerkeleyCollege.edu.
* PayScale, Inc. 2013 College ROI Report
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