Ocean County High School Seniors Awarded Berkeley College Scholarships

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High school students from Ocean County, NJ, have received scholarships to attend Berkeley College.  Each year, these scholarships are awarded to high school seniors who demonstrate a high level of achievement. The scholarships are renewable, based on the recipient’s cumulative grade point average at the end of each academic year and continued enrollment as a full-time student. 

“We congratulate these students who have demonstrated their ability and desire to further their achievements by pursuing a college degree with a career focus,” said Michael Smith, President of Berkeley College. “These scholarships will help them succeed.” 

The following students have received scholarships to attend Berkeley College: 

- Arianna Colonnello of Beachwood, Toms River High School South
- Kelsey Farley of Jackson, Jackson Memorial High School
- Kaylan Healy of Toms River, Toms River High School East
- Angelique Ithier of Jackson, Jackson Memorial High School
- Noe Jimenez of Brick, Brick Township High School
- Konstantine Kerashvili of Lakewood, Lakewood High School
- Casey Kiernan of Manchester, Manchester Township High School
- Jason Santiago of Brick, Brick Township High School
- Spencer Szabaday of Brick, Brick Township High School
- Itzel Zaruma of Brick, Brick Memorial High School 

A leader in providing career-focused education since 1931, Berkeley College is accredited by the Middle States Commission on Higher Education and enrolls approximately 8,300 students – including more than 700 international students – in its Baccalaureate and Associate 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 a Master of Business Administration degree in Management online and in Woodland Park, NJ.

Berkeley College has six New Jersey locations – Clifton, Dover, Newark, Paramus, Woodbridge and Woodland Park. In New York there are three locations – Midtown Manhattan, Brooklyn and White Plains. Berkeley College Online® serves a global population. In January 2016, U.S. News & World Report named Berkeley College one of the Best Colleges for Online Bachelor’s Degrees for the third consecutive year. The website address iswww.BerkeleyCollege.edu

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Photo Caption A (L to R): Joseph Siriano, Berkeley College Director, High School Admissions, Woodbridge; Kaylan Healy of Toms River; Emily Guzman of Ocean; Kelsey Farley of Jackson; and Spencer Szabaday of Brick. The students received scholarships to attend Berkeley College. 

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Photo Caption B (L to R): Student Arianna Colonnello of Beachwood and Carol Allen Covino, Berkeley College, Associate Vice President of Enrollment. Ms. Colonnello received a scholarship to attend Berkeley College.

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