Northern Queens Graduates Receive Diplomas from Berkeley College

 
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
WEDNESDAY, JUNE 7, 2017
Contact: Ilene Greenfield
Director of Media Relations
973-278-5400, ext. 1-5122
igl@BerkeleyCollege.edu
 

NORTHERN QUEENS GRADUATES RECEIVE DIPLOMAS
FROM BERKELEY COLLEGE

 

Graduates from the northern sections of Queens, NY, were awarded diplomas at the 2017 Berkeley College Commencement ceremony, held on May 5, 2017, at Prudential Center in Newark, NJ. More than 2,900 students were awarded Bachelor’s and Associate’s degrees, and Certificates. The graduating class included 175 military and veteran students and 200 international students, representing 42 countries.


“This is your day,” said Michael J. Smith, President of Berkeley College. “You have done it. The opportunities that stand before you are endless. From this moment forward, there are no limits other than what you place on yourself.”

The Berkeley College Class of 2017 comprises graduates who exemplify the “new” traditional student, as so many are first-generation college graduates, with some workforce experience. The average age of a Berkeley College graduate in 2017 is 28.5 years. Just over 31 percent of the graduates entered Berkeley as first-time, full-time students, and more than 81 percent identify as a minority.

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 8,000 students – including more than 550 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 five campuses – Dover, Newark, Paramus, Woodbridge and Woodland Park. Berkeley College Online® serves a global population. For four 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 fifth and sixth columns

 

AAS = Associate in Applied Science

AS = Associate in Science

BBA = Bachelor of Business Administration

BFA = Bachelor of Fine Arts

BS = Bachelor of Science

 

* 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 2017 - NORTHERN QUEENS            
First Name Last Name Section Borough Degree Area of Study  
Elvira Abarca Andronova+* Astoria Queens BFA Interior Design  
Joseph Basdeo Astoria Queens BBA Financial Services  
Mehdi Bouabid Astoria Queens BBA International Business  
Christine Cepeda Astoria Queens BBA General Business  
Kathia De Moraes Pernas Astoria Queens BBA International Business  
Alexis Gonzalez+* Astoria Queens BBA Accounting  
Donna Greene Astoria Queens BS Legal Studies  
Carlos Hernandez Astoria Queens BBA International Business  
Kangchae Kim Astoria Queens AAS Fashion Merchandising and Management  
Sabrina Montes* Astoria Queens AAS Fashion Merchandising and Management  
Leslie Quito Astoria Queens BBA Fashion Merchandising and Management  
Gardenia Rivas Astoria Queens BBA Financial Services  
Kazuki Suzuki Astoria Queens BBA General Business  
Hilarion Taborada Astoria Queens BBA Accounting  
Haroutiun Tokatlyan Astoria Queens AAS Business Administration – Accounting  
Fadila Vucetovic Astoria Queens BBA Business Administration – Management  
Yuchen Yu Astoria Queens AAS International Business  
Phoenix Butler Bayside Queens AAS Business Administration – Management  
Haein Lee* Bayside Queens AAS Fashion Merchandising and Management  
Hyun Young Song* Bayside Queens BS Information Technology Management  
Puneet Sahota Bellerose Queens BBA International Business  
Giannina Nunez Briarwood Queens BBA General Business  
Jesus Barillas* Corona Queens AAS Business Administration – Management  
Irene Flores* Corona Queens BS Legal Studies  
Estife Minchala Corona Queens BBA General Business  
Joel Nunez Corona Queens BS Justice Studies – Criminal Justice  
Adriana Pasto Corona Queens BFA Interior Design  
Julio Rosario Castro Corona Queens AAS Justice Studies – Criminal Justice  
Andrea Vera* Corona Queens AS International Business  
Mirlbia Villar Corona Queens BS Justice Studies – Criminal Justice  
Zainib Ahmed East Elmhurst Queens AAS Health Services Administration  
Gucci Atehortua* East Elmhurst Queens BBA Business Administration – Management  
Genesis Cabrera East Elmhurst Queens BS Justice Studies – Criminal Justice  
Kevin Cardenas East Elmhurst Queens BS Justice Studies – Criminal Justice  
Omolola Davies East Elmhurst Queens BBA International Business  
Olivia Flego* East Elmhurst Queens BS Justice Studies – Criminal Justice  
Mark Gutierrez* East Elmhurst Queens BBA Financial Services  
Linfeng Hu* East Elmhurst Queens BS Information Technology Management  
Cristian Pizarro* East Elmhurst Queens BBA Health Services Management  
Magdaline Rodriguez* East Elmhurst Queens BBA International Business  
Nafiga Shohani* East Elmhurst Queens AAS Justice Studies – Criminal Justice  
Ashley Bostick Elmhurst Queens BBA Business Administration – Management  
Jeffrey Fulong* Elmhurst Queens AAS Business Administration – Management  
Jung Moon Lee Elmhurst Queens AAS Business Administration – Management  
Song Li Elmhurst Queens BBA Business Administration – Management  
Xuemeng Liu Elmhurst Queens BBA Fashion Merchandising and Management  
Elizabeth Lopez Elmhurst Queens BBA Accounting  
Kyawt Nandar Lwin Elmhurst Queens AAS Fashion Merchandising and Management  
Harman Rana Elmhurst Queens BS Legal Studies  
Jerilyn Vargas Elmhurst Queens BBA Health Services Management  
Xueying Zhi Elmhurst Queens BBA Fashion Merchandising and Management  
Indra Sedhai* Floral Park Queens BS Legal Studies  
Melvin Barragan Flushing Queens AAS Information Technology Management  
Veronica Betancourth* Flushing Queens BBA Accounting  
Yuexin Bian Flushing Queens BBA Fashion Merchandising and Management  
Alexandria Brooks* Flushing Queens BBA Health Services Management  
Stephen Chi* Flushing Queens BS Justice Studies – Criminal Justice  
Nicole Cordovez Flushing Queens BBA Fashion Merchandising and Management  
Xin Dai Flushing Queens AAS Surgical Technology  
Jacquelin Espinal Flushing Queens BBA Accounting  
Regina Fernandez Flushing Queens BBA Fashion Merchandising and Management  
Jae Hwang Im Flushing Queens AAS Financial Services  
Jinwoo Kim* Flushing Queens AAS Fashion Merchandising and Management  
Yao Liang Flushing Queens BBA Fashion Merchandising and Management  
Weixiao Lin Flushing Queens BBA International Business  
Yujin Oh* Flushing Queens BS Justice Studies – Criminal Justice  
Soojin Oh* Flushing Queens BS Justice Studies – Criminal Justice  
Yanan Pan Flushing Queens BBA International Business  
Ana Pavicevic* Flushing Queens BBA Marketing Communications  
Yi Sun Flushing Queens BBA Health Services Management  
Gloria Taylor Flushing Queens AAS Health Services Administration – Medical Insurance, Billing and Coding  
Elio Torres Flushing Queens BBA International Business  
Jayson Vargas Flushing Queens AAS Business Administration – Management  
Jiazhi Wei Flushing Queens BBA International Business  
Bingxia Yao* Flushing Queens BBA Fashion Merchandising and Management  
Meilin Zhan Flushing Queens BBA Fashion Merchandising and Management  
Shihan Zhao Flushing Queens BBA Fashion Merchandising and Management  
Polina Borisova Forest Hills Queens AAS International Business  
Margarita Gega Forest Hills Queens BS Justice Studies – Criminal Justice  
Nicholas Williams* Forest Hills Queens BBA Business Administration – Management  
Brenda Lee Fresh Meadows Queens BS Justice Studies – Criminal Justice  
Nelya Nagarayeva* Fresh Meadows Queens BBA Accounting  
Mustafa Naseer Fresh Meadows Queens BBA International Business  
Monica Paybarah Fresh Meadows Queens BBA General Business  
Olivia Tabi Fresh Meadows Queens BS Justice Studies – Criminal Justice  
Diego Barreto Glen Oaks Queens BBA Fashion Merchandising and Management  
Joshua Nieves Glendale Queens BBA Business Administration – Management  
Ruth Rouse Glendale Queens BBA Health Services Management  
Belinda Soriano Glendale Queens BBA Accounting  
Pablo Carrion* Jackson Heights Queens BS Justice Studies – Criminal Justice  
Ruben Cubides* Jackson Heights Queens BBA Accounting  
Pasang Dolma Jackson Heights Queens BBA Accounting  
Jennifer Lopez Jackson Heights Queens BBA International Business  
Catterin Minchala Jackson Heights Queens BS Justice Studies – Criminal Justice  
Artemisa Seferi Jackson Heights Queens BBA International Business  
Amber Hulett+* Kew Gardens Queens BBA Accounting  
Haiyuan Chen Little Neck Queens BBA Fashion Merchandising and Management  
Hyounseuk Bae* Long Island City Queens AAS Business Administration – Management  
Yifang Bai Long Island City Queens BBA Fashion Merchandising and Management  
Martin Castillo Long Island City Queens AAS Health Services Administration  
Tim Naumov Long Island City Queens BBA Business Administration – Management  
Jose Rodriguez Long Island City Queens AAS Justice Studies – Criminal Justice  
Yi Ruan* Long Island City Queens BBA Fashion Merchandising and Management  
Denise Silva Long Island City Queens BBA International Business  
Yshuna Toussaint Long Island City Queens AAS Fashion Merchandising and Management  
Steven Ventura Long Island City Queens BBA Accounting  
Alexandra Yogas+* Long Island City Queens BBA International Business  
Jiayi Zhao Long Island City Queens BBA Fashion Merchandising and Management  
Stefania Hincapie Maspeth Queens BBA Health Services Management  
Sierra Rivas* Maspeth Queens AAS Justice Studies – Criminal Justice  
Laura Suarez* Maspeth Queens AAS Business Administration – Management  
Sean Tracy+* Maspeth Queens BBA Business Administration – Management  
Young Hahm* Oakland Gardens Queens BBA Accounting  
Irene Morales Oakland Gardens Queens BBA Accounting  
Elidia Bernard Queens Village Queens BBA Health Services Management  
Jeffry Guilliani Queens Village Queens BS Justice Studies – Criminal Justice  
Diane Iwolode Queens Village Queens AAS Business Administration – Management  
Jazmin Parra* Queens Village Queens BS Legal Studies  
Marlo Scott Queens Village Queens BBA Accounting  
Sabrina Tulsee Queens Village Queens BBA Fashion Merchandising and Management  
Yuriy Davidov* Rego Park Queens BBA Accounting  
Hajar Lamrini* Rego Park Queens AAS Health Services Administration  
Ilza Davila Ridgewood Queens BBA Health Services Management  
Stephanie Moran Ridgewood Queens AAS Justice Studies – Criminal Justice  
Diana Munoz Ridgewood Queens BBA Fashion Merchandising and Management  
Lena Peralta Ridgewood Queens BBA General Business  
Badema Pupovic* Ridgewood Queens BBA Business Administration – Management  
Katherine Rivera* Ridgewood Queens AAS Legal Studies  
Oscar Rodriguez Ridgewood Queens BS Justice Studies – Criminal Justice  
Victor Torres* Ridgewood Queens AAS Justice Studies – Criminal Justice  
Suh Young Kim Sunnyside Queens AAS Business Administration – Management  
Chuqi Li Sunnyside Queens BBA International Business  
Yukiko Nakamura Sunnyside Queens BBA Accounting  
Luis Zuluaga Sunnyside Queens BBA Accounting  
Edward de la Rosa Whitestone Queens BBA Business Administration – Management  
Huiju Chae* Woodside Queens AAS Business Administration – Management  
Seo Yoon Chung Woodside Queens BBA Fashion Merchandising and Management  
Danielle Colon Woodside Queens BBA Fashion Merchandising and Management  
Sheila Gavilanes* Woodside Queens BBA Fashion Merchandising and Management  
Sushila Ghale* Woodside Queens BBA Health Services Management  
Karla Guzman Woodside Queens BS Legal Studies  
Ikram Javed Woodside Queens BBA Accounting  
Tasfiq Kalam Woodside Queens BBA Business Administration – Management  
Jieun Kim Woodside Queens AAS Fashion Merchandising and Management  
Monica Luna* Woodside Queens BBA Business Administration – Management  
Joseph Luzuriaga Woodside Queens BBA Business Administration – Management  
Angela Mapili* Woodside Queens BBA Accounting  
Ericka Murray Woodside Queens AAS Justice Studies – Criminal Justice  
Isaury Pena Woodside Queens AAS Health Services Administration  
Akinobu Suda Woodside Queens AAS International Business  
Aleksandra Wawrzyniak* Woodside Queens BBA International Business  
             
             
             

 

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