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WEDNESDAY, JULY 21, 2010
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BROOKLYN STUDENT RECEIVES PARALEGAL STUDIES
CERTIFICATE FROM BERKELEY COLLEGE
Berkeley College is proud to announce that Bernard Rappaport of Brooklyn, NY, received his Paralegal Studies Certificate at a ceremony held in June at the New York City Midtown Campus.
The Paralegal Studies Certificate Program, which is approved by the American Bar Association, prepares students with the technical skills, general knowledge and communication abilities necessary to be successful paralegals.
“Paralegals are responsible for research, investigation and the preparation of documents, making them a vital part of any legal team,” said Berkeley College Instructor, School of Professional Studies, Kenneth W. Husserl, JD. “Students who complete the Paralegal Studies Certificate Program at Berkeley College enter the legal world with a solid understanding of the law and abilities that make them valuable assets to their organizations.”
Information sessions about the Paralegal Studies Certificate Program will be offered by the School of Continuing Education on Monday, August 9, at 6:00 pm at the New York City Midtown Campus and on Wednesday, August 11, at 6:00 pm at the Garret Mountain Campus. Call 1-800-446-5400, ext. PEG for more information.
A leader in business education for 79 years, Berkeley College maintains an enrollment of more than 8,000 students, including 665 international students in its Baccalaureate and Associate degree programs. The College has two New York campuses in Midtown Manhattan and White Plains, an Extension Center in Lower Manhattan in the Wall Street area; four New Jersey campuses located in Woodland Park (formerly West Paterson), Paramus, Woodbridge, and Newark; and Berkeley College Online. Concentrations are offered in more than 20 career fields, and all campuses are accredited by the Middle States Commission on Higher Education. The College’s website address is www.BerkeleyCollege.edu.
Photo Caption: Berkeley College Director, Paralegal Studies Certificate Program, NY, Charlane Brown, JD; Bernard Rappaport of Brooklyn; Berkeley College Dean, School of Continuing Education, Ricardo Ortegón; and Berkeley College Dean, School of Professional Studies, Marisol Abuin, JD.
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Editor’s Note: The zip code for Bernard Rappaport of Brooklyn, NY, is 11232.