Nassau County Graduates Receive Diplomas from Berkeley College

 
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
TUESDAY, JUNE 19, 2018 
Contact: Ilene Greenfield
Director of Media Relations
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NASSAU COUNTY GRADUATES RECEIVE DIPLOMAS
FROM BERKELEY COLLEGE 

 

Graduates from Nassau County, 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 following graduates from Nassau County were awarded diplomas from Berkeley College:

 

- Camie Alcide of Hempstead, Bachelor of Business Administration in Business Administration – Management

- Stravinsky Barjon of Elmont, Bachelor of Business Administration in International Business

- Paola Barros* of Valley Stream, Bachelor of Business Administration in International Business

- Cristhian Briceno of Valley Stream, Bachelor of Business Administration in International Business

- Farhan Dar* of Bethpage, Bachelor of Business Administration in International Business

- Steven Dean of Floral Park, Associate in Applied Science in Justice Studies – Criminal Justice

- Patrick Dejean of Uniondale, Bachelor of Business Administration in Accounting

- Jamesley Desrouleaux of North Baldwin, Bachelor of Business Administration in Business Administration – Management

- Mohamed Ebrahim of Bayville, Bachelor of Business Administration in International Business

- Yronely Estevez*+ of North Baldwin, Bachelor of Science in Legal Studies

- Aenlly Gonzalez* of North Bellmore, Bachelor of Science in Justice Studies – Criminal Justice

- Jessica Ho-Sang of Elmont, Associate in Applied Science in Marketing Communications

- Kevin Hosannah of Elmont, Bachelor of Science in Information Technology Management

- Keesha Hughes* of Freeport, Bachelor of Science in Legal Studies

- Tiffany Jeffrey* of Elmont, Bachelor of Business Administration in Health Services Management

- Tamarra Johnson of West Hempstead, Bachelor of Science in Justice Studies – Criminal Justice

- Darren Jones of Freeport, Bachelor of Business Administration in Business Administration – Management

- Antonio Lam* of Lynbrook, Associate in Applied Science in Business Administration – Management

- Mayra Leon of Valley Stream, Bachelor of Business Administration in Marketing Communications

- Anderson Miller of Hempstead, Bachelor of Business Administration in General Business

- Sade Morgan of Hempstead, Associate in Applied Science in Justice Studies – Criminal Justice

- Monique Morrison of Hempstead, Bachelor of Business Administration in Fashion Merchandising and Management

- Kenyah O’Neal-Boyd of Hempstead, Bachelor of Business Administration in Accounting

- Neil Salomon of Hempstead, Bachelor of Business Administration in Business Administration – Management

- Nicoleta Sfetcu of New Hyde Park, Bachelor of Business Administration in General Business

- Elisa Torres of Hempstead, Bachelor of Science in Justice Studies – Criminal Justice

- Bryan Zirpolo* of Port Washington, Bachelor of Business Administration in International Business

 

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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* 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.

 


 


 

 

 

 

 

 

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