Middlesex County Graduates Receive Diplomas from Berkeley College

 
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
FRIDAY, JUNE 29, 2018
Contact: Ilene Greenfield
Director of Media Relations
973-278-5400, Ext. 1-5122
IGL@BerkeleyCollege.edu
 

MIDDLESEX COUNTY GRADUATES RECEIVE DIPLOMAS
FROM BERKELEY COLLEGE

 

Graduates from Middlesex County, NJ, 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 four New Jersey campuses – Newark, Paramus, Woodbridge and Woodland Park. In New York there are three campuses – Midtown Manhattan, Brooklyn and White Plains. 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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Editor’s Note: Attached is a PDF file containing the names of all Berkeley College graduates who reside in Middlesex County, NJ. For your convenience, the file is arranged in alphabetical order by town of residence. If you are unable to open this file, please send a reply via email or call the Media Relations Department at the phone number listed above. Our students and their families are very proud of this accomplishment. We respectfully request that you print the names of the graduates who reside in your coverage area. Thank you for your consideration. 

 

Legend:

 

Diplomas and areas of study are denoted in the fourth and fifth columns.

 

AAS = Associate in Applied Science

BBA = Bachelor of Business Administration
BFA = Bachelor of Fine Arts

BS = Bachelor of Science

BSN = Bachelor of Science in Nursing

CT = Certificate

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 - Middlesex County, NJ        
First Name Last Name City Degree Area of Study
Nicolle Castillo Avenel CT Medical Assistant
Melanie Cossati Avenel AAS Health Sciences
Sarah Dorak Avenel AAS Justice Studies – Criminal Justice
Tiquann Loftin* Avenel AAS Business Administration – Management
Giovanni Paipay Avenel BBA Business Administration – Management
Miguel Chumpitazi Carteret AAS Justice Studies – Criminal Justice
Gloria Cruz Carteret BBA Fashion Merchandising and Management
Kaitlyn Denton Carteret AAS Legal Studies
Samuel Gonzalez Carteret AAS Business Administration – Management
Kelly Halladay Carteret BBA Marketing Communications
Jasbir Judge Carteret BS Legal Studies
Myrna Krissoff Carteret BBA Accounting
Wanda Maldonado* Carteret BBA Accounting
Jelisa Oliveras Carteret CT Medical Assistant
Kyana Perez Carteret AAS Health Sciences
Omar Popayan Carteret CT Medical Assistant
Laura Riano* Carteret BBA General Business
Miriam Rodriguez Carteret BBA Accounting
Brandon Rodriguez Carteret BS Justice Studies – Criminal Justice
Angelica Sanchez Carteret CT Medical Assistant
Shantae Smith Carteret AAS Fashion Merchandising and Management
Jude St. John* Carteret BBA Accounting
Brandon Curto Colonia BS Justice Studies – Criminal Justice
Daniel Molineaux Colonia AAS Legal Studies
Shakira Herrera Dunellen BS Justice Studies – Criminal Justice
Alexis Maimone* East Brunswick AAS Justice Studies – Criminal Justice
Milagros Perez East Brunswick AAS Business Administration – Management
Mercadyes Smith East Brunswick AAS Fashion Merchandising and Management
Windy Bruno*+ Edison BBA Business Administration – Management
Maryann Doan* Edison CT Medical Assistant
Natalia Gulyaeva* Edison AAS Health Services Administration – Medical Insurance, Billing and Coding
Dipendra Kayastha Edison AAS Information Technology Management
Christina Maravelias Edison AAS Surgical Technology
Aesha Patel* Edison CT Surgical Processing Technician
Gopali Pomal* Edison BBA Accounting
Fathima Rushda* Edison BBA Health Services Management
John Sherman Edison AAS Business Administration – Management
Bria Spurlin Edison AAS Justice Studies – Criminal Justice
Sivapriya Vepuri Edison BS Legal Studies
Nauticaliz Villanueva Edison AAS Justice Studies – Criminal Justice
Francisca Konwai Fords BSN Nursing
Jedlyn Tordecilla Fords BBA Marketing Communications
Victoria Benavente Hopelawn BBA International Business
Shannon Hegedus Hopelawn CT Practical Nurse
Jean Evans-Thrower Iselin BBA General Business
Sabina Opechowski* Iselin BBA Accounting
Ishani Patel* Iselin CT Surgical Processing Technician
Khushbu Patel* Iselin CT Surgical Processing Technician
Tayaba Shah* Iselin BBA Fashion Merchandising and Management
Jasmine Arellano Jamesburg AAS Business Administration – Management
Carlos Bernal Jamesburg AAS Justice Studies – Criminal Justice
Chelsey Santos* Jamesburg AAS Business Administration – Management
Jose Chang Keasbey AAS Business Administration – Management
Jessica Diaz Keasbey AAS Justice Studies – Criminal Justice
Luis Iberos* Keasbey BS Justice Studies – Criminal Justice
Afreen Imtiaz* Keasbey AAS Health Services Administration – Medical Insurance, Billing and Coding
Fatima Harris* Middlesex AAS Information Technology Management
Tonya Johansen Middlesex AAS Legal Studies
Kerri- Ann John* Middlesex BBA Business Administration – Management, Specialization in Human Resource Management
Shonnelle Wason Middlesex BBA Fashion Merchandising and Management
Meena Pinninti Monmouth Junction BBA Health Services Management
Nyasia Ramos* Monroe Township BBA Business Administration – Management
Gina Celentano New Brunswick CT Medical Assistant
Michael Dominguez* New Brunswick AAS Justice Studies – Criminal Justice
Tameira Headley New Brunswick AAS Business Administration – Management
Melissa Iberos New Brunswick AAS Health Services Administration
Citialy Luis Lopez New Brunswick CT Medical Assistant
Jasmin Reyes New Brunswick BBA General Business
Karlyn Reyes Gonzalez New Brunswick CT Medical Assistant
KimLee Soto New Brunswick BS Justice Studies – Criminal Justice
Stephanie Vasquez Sosa New Brunswick CT Medical Assistant
Aracely Xelhua New Brunswick CT Medical Assistant
Jeelanmy Zapata New Brunswick BS Legal Studies
Shaquille Carswell North Brunswick CT Surgical Processing Technician
Demetria Foster North Brunswick MBA Master of Business Administration in Management
Yamilett Garcia North Brunswick AAS Business Administration – Management
Cristhian Llauca Soto North Brunswick CT Patient Care Technician
Kiara Peralta Siri North Brunswick AAS Health Sciences
Mariyah Rich* North Brunswick CT Surgical Processing Technician
Jenine Gugliucci*+ Old Bridge BBA Fashion Merchandising and Management
Alex Hernandez Gonzalez Old Bridge AAS Business Administration – Management
Danielle Lapoint Old Bridge BBA Health Services Management
Kristin Panaro Old Bridge BBA General Business
Tatiana Rojas Old Bridge AAS Justice Studies – Criminal Justice
Joshua Alvarado* Parlin AAS Justice Studies – Criminal Justice
Veronica Antonelos* Parlin AAS Justice Studies – Criminal Justice
Williams Armah Parlin BS Information Technology Management
Yadira Bonilla* Parlin BBA International Business
Conley Carter Parlin BBA Business Administration – Management, Specialization in Human Resource Management
Shaina Cesare Parlin CT Medical Assistant
Gina Engallena* Parlin BS Legal Studies
Jeffrey Hemhauser* Parlin BS Justice Studies – Criminal Justice
Jason Hicks Parlin BBA Accounting
Danielle Iosue Parlin BBA Marketing Communications
Tiffany Lee Parlin BBA Health Services Management
Dominique Marino* Parlin AAS Medical Assistant
Kevin Trellis* Parlin BSN Nursing
Kevin Walters*+ Parlin BFA Graphic Design
Desiree Adorno Perth Amboy BS Justice Studies – Criminal Justice
Yuleissy Alcantara perth amboy BS Justice Studies – Criminal Justice
Luisilda Almanzar* Perth Amboy BBA Business Administration – Management, Specialization in Human Resource Management
Day Ana Alvarez Perth Amboy CT Medical Assistant
Joseph Aquino* Perth Amboy AAS Justice Studies – Criminal Justice
Jesus Barrientos Quispilaya Perth Amboy AAS International Business
Natalis Batista* Perth Amboy BS Justice Studies – Criminal Justice
Yida Beco* Perth Amboy CT Medical Assistant
Lashonda Bright* Perth Amboy CT Surgical Processing Technician
Clarissa Caraballo Perth Amboy BBA Fashion Merchandising and Management
Shannon Castillo Perth Amboy CT Medical Assistant
Jeanette Cepeda Perth Amboy BBA General Business
Omar Chavez Perth Amboy BBA Accounting
Esther Corcino Perth Amboy CT Medical Assistant
Adson Denis Perth Amboy AAS Justice Studies – Criminal Justice
Stacey Escobar* Perth Amboy AAS Health Services Administration – Medical Insurance, Billing and Coding
Brittany Fairman Perth Amboy AAS Justice Studies – Criminal Justice
Ghina Franco Perth Amboy AAS Justice Studies – Criminal Justice
Yulisa Hernandez Perth Amboy AAS Fashion Merchandising and Management
Anny Jerez-Canela Perth Amboy MBA Master of Business Administration in Management
Renee LaCroix* Perth Amboy AAS Justice Studies – Criminal Justice
Madelyn Marte Perth Amboy BBA General Business
Santiago Menjivar Perth Amboy AAS Justice Studies – Criminal Justice
Liliana Mongelli Perth Amboy AAS Business Administration – Management
Smerlyn Mota Perth Amboy AAS Justice Studies – Criminal Justice
Yanira Nunez Perth Amboy CT Medical Assistant
Ramon Nunez* Perth Amboy BS Justice Studies – Criminal Justice
Zoliam Orengo* Perth Amboy AAS Justice Studies – Criminal Justice
Andy Ortega Perth Amboy BS Justice Studies – Criminal Justice
Emily Pena Perth Amboy CT Medical Assistant
Jahaira Perez Perth Amboy CT Medical Assistant
Tatiana Perez Perth Amboy CT Medical Assistant
Elizabeth Placencia* Perth Amboy BBA Health Services Management
Alyssa Rivera Perth Amboy AAS Justice Studies – Criminal Justice
Mareiliz Rodriguez Perth Amboy AAS Health Services Administration – Medical Insurance, Billing and Coding
Arelys Rodriguez Perth Amboy BS Justice Studies – Criminal Justice
Sheila Sanchez Perth Amboy AAS Business Administration – Management
Diana Santiago Perth Amboy AAS Business Administration – Management
Karina Urena* Perth Amboy AAS Business Administration – Management
Vanessa Warren Perth Amboy AAS Health Services Administration
Johana Cifuentes Piscataway BS Justice Studies – Criminal Justice
Donald Colley* Piscataway BBA International Business
Norman Davion R Pullin Piscataway AAS Fashion Merchandising and Management
Jaquan Hudson Piscataway AAS Justice Studies – Criminal Justice
Dorca Orellana* Piscataway AAS Health Services Administration – Medical Insurance, Billing and Coding
Kishan Patel* Piscataway AAS Business Administration – Management
Brooke Pecunies* Piscataway BFA Interior Design
Erika Peterson Piscataway AAS Fashion Merchandising and Management
Amani Pullum Piscataway AAS Business Administration – Management
Alexis Gavaza Port Reading BBA Marketing Communications
Tammy Nelson* Port Reading CT Medical Assistant
Stacey Woody Port Reading AAS Fashion Merchandising and Management
Portia Carter Sayreville CT Practical Nurse
Melissa Droulette* Sayreville AAS Business Administration – Management
Mayra Guevara Sayreville AAS Business Administration – Management
Isadore Hawkins Sayreville AAS Business Administration – Management
Anabelle Rodriguez* Sayreville AAS Justice Studies – Criminal Justice
Gabrielle Tamayo* Sayreville BBA Fashion Merchandising and Management
Janet Tweneboah Sayreville CT Medical Assistant
Richard Bernat* Sewaren BS Justice Studies – Criminal Justice
Alison England* South Amboy BS Justice Studies – Criminal Justice
Jessica Le Comte* South Amboy CT Surgical Processing Technician
Daniel Sarafian*+ South Amboy BBA Fashion Merchandising and Management
Oscar Alvarez* South Plainfield BS Justice Studies – Criminal Justice
Bertha Calderon* South Plainfield AAS Justice Studies – Criminal Justice
Esther Oduro* South Plainfield AAS Business Administration – Accounting
Tina Santora* South Plainfield AAS Health Services Administration
Francisco Urtecho* South Plainfield BBA General Business
Christofer Aarons South River AAS Fashion Merchandising and Management
Tiare Martinez* South River CT Practical Nurse
Veronica Rodrigues* South River BBA Marketing Communications
Thomas Kwiatkowski Spotswood BS Justice Studies – Criminal Justice
Morgan Zmijewski* Spotswood CT Surgical Processing Technician
Yesica Alberto Woodbridge BS Justice Studies – Criminal Justice
Isaac Lourenco Woodbridge BS Justice Studies – Criminal Justice
Kofi Poku Jr* Woodbridge BBA Business Administration – Management
Tosha Pressley Woodbridge AAS Justice Studies – Criminal Justice
Lucille Rushing* Woodbridge BS Justice Studies – Criminal Justice

 

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