Bronx Graduates Receive Diplomas from Berkeley College

 
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
TUESDAY, JUNE 19, 2018
Contact: Ilene Greenfield
Director of Media Relations
973-278-5400, Ext. 1-5122
IGL@BerkeleyCollege.edu
 

BRONX GRADUATES RECEIVE DIPLOMAS
FROM BERKELEY COLLEGE

 

Graduates from the Bronx, 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 third and fourth columns.

 

AAS = Associate in Applied Science

BBA = Bachelor of Business Administration
BS = Bachelor of Science

 

* Denotes students graduating with honors

 

Berkeley College Commencement 2018 - Bronx (North), NY        
First Name Last Name Degree Area of Study Zip Code
Ariadne Abreu BBA Fashion Merchandising and Management 10468
Alberina Alimehaj BBA Fashion Merchandising and Management 10467
Albert Anokye BS Justice Studies – Criminal Justice 10467
Armenia Bell BS Justice Studies – Criminal Justice 10470
Shantel Bellejambe* BBA Accounting 10467
Eugene Bussey BBA Business Administration – Management 10469
Ivan Canals BBA International Business 10463
Noellie Chinchay* BBA Marketing Communications 10469
Wizisha Coleman AAS Business Administration – Management 10469
Basiru Danso BS Information Technology Management 10467
Aneja Davis AAS Marketing Communications 10469
Garth Day* BBA Accounting 10475
Brigette De Jesus* BBA General Business 10469
Emily DeLaCruz BS Justice Studies – Criminal Justice 10468
Madina Diallo AAS International Business 10467
Ramona Diaz BS Legal Studies 10467
Gregory Dillon* BBA Business Administration – Management 10467
Quintanna Ellis BS Justice Studies – Criminal Justice 10468
Anaika Fernandez AAS Health Services Administration 10469
Donald Figueroa BS Justice Studies – Criminal Justice 10468
Chad Francis AAS Justice Studies – Criminal Justice 10469
Shamieka Gabbidon AAS Justice Studies – Criminal Justice 10466
Wanda Gilbert AAS Justice Studies – Criminal Justice 10466
Rebecca Gonzalez BBA Health Services Management 10463
Marissa Handy AAS Fashion Merchandising and Management 10475
Anton Haywood BBA Marketing Communications 10468
Jarel Henry BBA Business Administration – Management 10469
Natassia Kalamodeen BBA Business Administration – Management 10466
Sofiya Katola* AAS Business Administration – Management 10467
Shayra Lopez* AAS Legal Studies 10468
Isveli Luna BBA Fashion Merchandising and Management 10463
Viet Mai BS Information Technology Management 10468
Nicole Anne McDonald BBA Fashion Merchandising and Management 10468
Cavel McLean* BBA Health Services Management 10467
Alberto Ocasio BBA Business Administration – Management 10469
Khyrie Olds* AAS Information Technology Management 10467
Anny Pichardo Rodriguez AAS Business Administration – Accounting 10468
Liridona Qosaj BBA Accounting 10469
Mercedes Rosado AAS Justice Studies – Criminal Justice 10475
Michael Rosario BBA Business Administration – Management 10471
William Sidebottom BBA General Business 10467
Pamela Sierra* BS Legal Studies 10475
Fabian Silva BBA Business Administration – Management 10463
Takice Smith BS Legal Studies 10470
Jonathan Soto BS Justice Studies – Criminal Justice 10466
April Suarez BS Justice Studies – Criminal Justice 10475
Menachem Sutherland BS Justice Studies – Criminal Justice 10466
Anthony Taylor AAS Business Administration – Management 10469
Jasmine Urena AAS Business Administration – Management 10470
Lisa Walker BBA Fashion Merchandising and Management 10469
Sarnia White AAS Justice Studies – Criminal Justice 10468
Lauren Wright AAS Justice Studies – Criminal Justice 10467
Owen Wright BS Justice Studies – Criminal Justice 10470
         
         

 

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