Manhattan Graduates Receive Diplomas from Berkeley College

 
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
WEDNESDAY, JUNE 20, 2018
Contact: Ilene Greenfield
Director of Media Relations
973-278-5400, ext. 1-5122
igl@BerkeleyCollege.edu
 

MANHATTAN GRADUATES RECEIVE DIPLOMAS
FROM BERKELEY COLLEGE


Graduates from Manhattan, 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

MBA = Master of Business Administration

 

* Denotes students graduating with honors

 

+ Denotes graduate of the Honors Program, a selective, interdisciplinary and seminar-based educational opportunity offered to a limited number of high-achieving students.

 

Berkeley College Commencement 2018 - Manhattan, NY      
First Name Last Name Degree Area of Study
Nayef Mohamed Ahajjam* BS Information Technology Management
Deroux Alexander* BS Legal Studies
Hanna Alexandersson* BBA Fashion Merchandising and Management
Ayoub Annakou AAS Business Administration – Management
Christine Austin-Myers BBA Health Services Management
Nikitta Bailey BBA Health Services Management
Amina Bale BBA Health Services Management
Luo Bao AAS Fashion Merchandising and Management
Mohamad Batterjee BBA Marketing Communications
Eric Bear* BBA Fashion Merchandising and Management
Naomi Bendu* BBA International Business
Sanata Berte BBA Accounting
Denise Bonilla* AAS Health Services Administration
Can Boydak BBA International Business
Pontus Brink BBA Fashion Merchandising and Management
Raynett Brumfield* BS Justice Studies – Criminal Justice
Ahmet Buyukugur BBA Business Administration – Management
Marian Cai*+ BBA Accounting
Joseph Carcana* BS Justice Studies – Criminal Justice
Lisandro Cerda AAS Justice Studies – Criminal Justice
Danielle Cerniello* BBA Business Administration – Management
Rayetta Chambers MBA Master of Business Administration in Management
Guo Chen BBA Business Administration – Management
Steven Chen* BBA Accounting
Giovanni Classen* BBA Financial Services
Jesse Cognetta BBA Business Administration – Management
Fabian Correa BBA Health Services Management
Lusiangelli Cotoret BBA International Business
Reginald Cross BBA Business Administration – Management
Ismail Dabbashi BBA International Business
Charles Davis*+ BBA Business Administration – Management
Maria De Oliveira BBA Business Administration – Management
Rocio Deoleo AAS Health Services Administration
Raziel Diaz BBA Business Administration – Management
Mame Diba BBA Health Services Management
Tatiana Disla BBA Business Administration – Management
Sebastien Dubois BBA Business Administration – Management
Ghita El Kholti BBA International Business
Amoin Essouo BBA Health Services Management
Theres Ferm* AAS Business Administration – Management
Karin Finnstrom* BBA Marketing Communications
Dylan Follo BBA Accounting
Tiwalola Fowora BBA Business Administration – Management
Martha Garza AAS Fashion Merchandising and Management
Marina Gonell* AAS Health Services Administration – Medical Insurance, Billing and Coding
Mario Gonzalez* BBA Business Administration – Management
Vladislav Gorishniy BS Legal Studies
Serkan Gulec* BBA International Business
Julie Rysgaard Hansen* BBA International Business
Janett Heimlid BBA Fashion Merchandising and Management
Karen Hinds BS Justice Studies – Criminal Justice
Aliyah Hines AAS Information Technology Management
Sara Ho BBA Fashion Merchandising and Management
Dainna Ho BBA General Business
Rina Honda BBA Fashion Merchandising and Management
Yuan-Jau Huang* AAS Financial Services
Anthony Jack BBA Accounting
Caroline Jimenez BBA International Business
Sae Byeol Ju* AAS Fashion Merchandising and Management
Hedwig Kamras* BBA International Business
M Oguzhan Karakaya* BBA International Business
Deniz Kardesler BBA Fashion Merchandising and Management
Joao Paulo Kassoma BBA Business Administration – Management
Tashima Kelly* BS Legal Studies
Esther Kerkula BBA Business Administration – Management
Jieun Kim BBA Fashion Merchandising and Management
Yeji Kim* AAS Fashion Merchandising and Management
Ilya Kistankin* AAS Interior Design
Marcisha Krouser BS Legal Studies
Amanda Kymmer* BBA Marketing Communications
Elisabeth Lampe* BBA Fashion Merchandising and Management
Theresa Lanzo BBA Fashion Merchandising and Management
Hoi Man Law AAS International Business
Crystal Lewis AAS Business Administration – Management
Nicholas Lindo BBA Marketing Communications
Lin Liu* AAS Fashion Merchandising and Management
Catherine Long* AAS Business Administration – Accounting
Evette Lopez BBA Business Administration – Management
Idairifer Luis+ BBA Fashion Merchandising and Management
Mikha Lukmansyah BBA Business Administration – Management
Ana Isabel Macio BS Legal Studies
Noemi Mania AAS Marketing Communications
Edgardo Marimon AAS Business Administration – Management
Isaura Martinez AAS Business Administration – Management
Nubia Medina* BBA Health Services Management
Catherine Merette* BBA Health Services Management
Vanya Milenkovic* BBA Fashion Merchandising and Management
Amanda Miller BBA Accounting
Tracy Miranda* AAS Health Services Administration – Medical Insurance, Billing and Coding
Ivana Miric* BBA Fashion Merchandising and Management
Haseeb Mohammed* AAS Information Technology Management
Yuta Nakaoka* BBA International Business
Nicholas Negron* BBA Business Administration – Management
Nicholas Negron* AAS Business Administration – Management
Chantale Niczko* BBA Fashion Merchandising and Management
Marianne Helene Nystad BBA Fashion Merchandising and Management
Cynthia Palanca Smith* AAS Legal Studies
Cathrine Pedersen* BBA Fashion Merchandising and Management
Shanique Perkins BBA Business Administration – Management
Elisha Peterson MBA Master of Business Administration in Management
Natalie Pettis BS Justice Studies – Criminal Justice
Allyha Phillips AAS Fashion Merchandising and Management
Tia Pina AAS Fashion Merchandising and Management
Oswaldo Rabanal BBA Financial Services
Katharine Ramos* AAS Health Services Administration
Gunilla Rancke-Madsen* AAS Fashion Merchandising and Management
Martina Roccuzzo* BBA Fashion Merchandising and Management
Alvin Rodriguez BS Justice Studies – Criminal Justice
Yvette Rodriguez AAS Marketing Communications
Martine Roeren BBA Fashion Merchandising and Management
Vanessa Salazar BBA Business Administration – Management
Soha Saleh* AAS Health Services Administration – Medical Insurance, Billing and Coding
Maribel Santiago AAS Health Services Administration
Veruzka Scavo Krause* BBA Marketing Communications
Kelly Sebagh* BBA International Business
Ella Sherif* BBA Marketing Communications
Kasheef Smith AAS Business Administration – Management
Daniela Stanila* BBA International Business
Ramona Stefani* BBA International Business
Megumi Sugihara BBA Fashion Merchandising and Management
Mia Sukaren Bjoerses* AAS Marketing Communications
Amanda Svenson* BBA Marketing Communications
Liza Thelin AAS Business Administration – Management
Genile Thomas BBA Fashion Merchandising and Management
Seiko Toyoshima AAS Marketing Communications
Everod Underhill BBA General Business
Chelsea Valenciano* AAS Health Services Administration
Connie Velasquez BS Justice Studies – Criminal Justice
Karoline Voje BBA Fashion Merchandising and Management
Theresa Watkins AAS Health Services Administration
Emily West BBA Fashion Merchandising and Management
Andrew Wetmore BBA Financial Services
Maria Sofia Wetterstrand* AAS International Business
Marveen Williams AAS Business Administration – Management
Verlenia Wrensford* BS Legal Studies
Jing Zong Xu BBA Business Administration – Management
Kia Yates* BBA Business Administration – Management
Elizabeth Young Gomez AAS Marketing Communications
Rikke Ytreland BBA Fashion Merchandising and Management
Qian Yuan AAS Fashion Merchandising and Management
Madjed Zegrar* AAS Interior Design
Xuanrui Zhang BBA International Business
       
       
       

 

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