Passaic County Graduates Receive Diplomas from Berkeley College

 
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
WEDNESDAY, JUNE 27, 2018
Contact: Ilene Greenfield
Director of Media Relations
973-278-5400, Ext. 1-5122
IGL@BerkeleyCollege.edu
 

PASSAIC COUNTY GRADUATES RECEIVE DIPLOMAS
FROM BERKELEY COLLEGE

 

Graduates from Passaic 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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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

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 - Passaic County, NJ        
First Name Last Name City Degree Area of Study
Mariya Vasylkiv Bloomingdale MBA Master of Business Administration in Management
Stephen Aggi Clifton BS Justice Studies – Criminal Justice
Jorge Angeles Clifton AAS Justice Studies – Criminal Justice
Rogeiris Balbi* Clifton BBA Health Services Management
Ashley Brieva*+ Clifton BBA Fashion Merchandising and Management
Alyson Castillo Clifton BBA Health Services Management
Alexander Castillo Clifton BS Information Technology Management
Liu Cisneros Clifton MBA Master of Business Administration in Management
Leandro Contreras* Clifton BS Justice Studies – Criminal Justice
Eriana Copper* Clifton AAS Medical Assistant
Holanda Da Silva Clifton CT Patient Care Technician
Isam Dayya Clifton AAS Information Technology Management
Suzanne Dinse* Clifton BFA Graphic Design
Aya Elkhaligy* Clifton BFA Interior Design
Juan Alberto Espanola Clifton BBA Accounting
Wendie Evering Clifton CT Medical Assistant
Genesis Fonseca Clifton AAS Justice Studies – Criminal Justice
Gabriella Francese* Clifton AAS Fashion Merchandising and Management
Rafael Galindo* Clifton BBA Health Services Management
Lisbeth Andrea Garzon Clifton MBA Master of Business Administration in Management
Jennifer Giresi Clifton BBA Business Administration – Management
Angelica Grullon Clifton MBA Master of Business Administration in Management
Anthony Guzman-Acuna* Clifton AAS Information Technology Management
Ghadear Hamdan* Clifton CT Medical Assistant
Zaneb Hasan Clifton BBA Accounting
Erika Huaylla Clifton BBA Business Administration – Management
Sara Lakhouili Clifton AAS Health Services Administration – Medical Insurance, Billing and Coding
Sarah Ledesma Clifton BBA General Business
Brayan Lopez-Sanchez* Clifton AAS Business Administration – Management
Crystal Marrero Clifton CT Surgical Processing Technician
Niurka Matos Clifton AAS Medical Assistant
Niurka Matos* Clifton CT Medical Assistant
Eloryan Medina Clifton AAS Health Services Administration – Medical Insurance, Billing and Coding
Megan Montanez Clifton BS Justice Studies – Criminal Justice
Julio Moreno Clifton AAS Justice Studies – Criminal Justice
Christina Muniz* Clifton AAS Marketing Communications
Areli Munoz Clifton BBA Fashion Merchandising and Management
Alexandra Noriega Clifton CT Surgical Processing Technician
Stella Ordiales Clifton MBA Master of Business Administration in Management
Myra Ordiales* Clifton AAS Surgical Technology
Emily Ortiz Clifton BFA Graphic Design
Zoila Paz Clifton CT Surgical Processing Technician
Emerald Quinones* Clifton AAS Medical Assistant
Kevin Rocha Clifton MBA Master of Business Administration in Management
Destiny Rodriguez* Clifton AAS Justice Studies – Criminal Justice
Laureen Romero Clifton AAS Business Administration – Accounting
Ana Ruiz Clifton AAS Business Administration – Management
Renuka Rupee Clifton AAS Health Sciences
Jessica Saavedra* Clifton BS Justice Studies – Criminal Justice
Nasser Saleh* Clifton BS National Security – Specialization in Homeland Security
Yajaira Sanchez Clifton CT Medical Assistant
Mayra Sanchez* Clifton AAS Surgical Technology
Katrina Sanin-Clark* Clifton CT Practical Nurse
Victoria Smith* Clifton AAS Health Services Administration
Karen Stolarz Clifton CT Practical Nurse
Miguelina Tavarez* Clifton CT Patient Care Technician
Elizabeth Urena* Clifton CT Surgical Processing Technician
Shaniesha Watson Clifton BBA Fashion Merchandising and Management
Heba Almhaisen* Haledon AAS Justice Studies – Criminal Justice
Sonia Beita Haledon CT Surgical Processing Technician
Jessica Chappel Haledon BS Legal Studies
Nelson Rodriguez* Haledon AAS Information Technology Management
Carmen Santos* Haledon BBA General Business
Ruth Shaver Haledon MBA Master of Business Administration in Management
Clara Williams Haledon CT Practical Nurse
Peter Ayala* Haskell CT Surgical Processing Technician
Marta Deptula* Haskell AAS Interior Design
Phyllis Billingsley* Hawthorne BS Legal Studies
Stephanie Gillespie Hawthorne CT Practical Nurse
Casey Murray* Hawthorne CT Surgical Processing Technician
Maria Nieves Hawthorne CT Surgical Processing Technician
Ricky Rojas Hawthorne BBA Accounting
Ariana Gomez Hawthrone BBA Marketing Communications
Taylor Messler* Hewitt BBA Fashion Merchandising and Management
Kaitlyn Sacks Hewitt CT Practical Nurse
Erica Sadosky Hewitt MBA Master of Business Administration in Management
Kimberly Acevedo Little Falls MBA Master of Business Administration in Management
Robert Broeckel Little Falls BS Justice Studies – Criminal Justice
Lindsay Krieck* Little Falls BBA Business Administration – Management
Arpan Patel Little Falls BBA Accounting
Carly Schwartz* Little Falls AAS Legal Studies
Brian Sledge Little Falls AAS Marketing Communications
Amber Sweedy Newfoundland CT Medical Assistant
Najeea James North Haledon BBA Accounting
Mayerly Molina North Haledon BBA General Business
Donatela Ago Oak Ridge MBA Master of Business Administration in Management
Taylor Pierantozzi Oak Ridge CT Medical Assistant
Victor Angeles Passaic AAS Justice Studies – Criminal Justice
Odalis Ariza Passaic CT Patient Care Technician
Ronny Barrales* Passaic CT Surgical Processing Technician
Danelys Burgos* Passaic AAS Business Administration – Management
Steven Cardona* Passaic AAS Business Administration – Management
Ashley Carrasco Passaic AAS Medical Assistant
Laura Casares* Passaic AAS Surgical Technology
Ezekiel Castro* Passaic BS Justice Studies – Criminal Justice
Clara Castro*+ Passaic BBA Fashion Merchandising and Management
Sully Cerdan* Passaic BBA Accounting
Jhajaira Ciriaco* Passaic AAS Surgical Technology
Marilyn Contreras* Passaic AAS Surgical Technology
Tara Estrict Passaic CT Practical Nurse
Diana Flores* Passaic CT Medical Assistant
Angel Garcia-Hernandez* Passaic AAS Business Administration – Accounting
Samantha Gomez* Passaic CT Patient Care Technician
Alejandro Guerrero* Passaic AAS Justice Studies – Criminal Justice
Yensi Heureaux* Passaic AAS Business Administration – Management
Luz Hicks Passaic CT Surgical Processing Technician
Jeremy Hidalgo* Passaic BBA General Business
Dalyrka Hilario Passaic CT Medical Assistant
Jonathan Huerta* Passaic BS Justice Studies – Criminal Justice
Lakeya Kennedy Passaic MBA Master of Business Administration in Management
Evelyn Lopez* Passaic AAS Surgical Technology
Joselyn Lozano Passaic BS Justice Studies – Criminal Justice
Ruby Luciano* Passaic AAS Business Administration – Management
Rosa Ordaz-Sanchez* Passaic CT Practical Nurse
Angel Perez Passaic BS Justice Studies – Criminal Justice
Andrew Perez* Passaic AAS Marketing Communications
Gisela Reyes Passaic MBA Master of Business Administration in Management
Gorje Ruiz Passaic BS Justice Studies – Criminal Justice
Yaneiry Silva Mercedes* Passaic BBA Health Services Management
Paulina Silverio Passaic AAS Medical Assistant
Jessica Trinidad Passaic CT Medical Assistant
Andy Urban* Passaic AAS Business Administration – Management
Bryan Arroyo Paterson AAS Business Administration – Accounting
Stephanie Arroyo Paterson MBA Master of Business Administration in Management
Cynthia Ayala Paterson CT Medical Assistant
Elisa Ayala* Paterson AAS Justice Studies – Criminal Justice
Cindy Ayme Paterson BBA General Business
Maria Baldwin Paterson CT Surgical Processing Technician
Amanda Balmer Paterson AAS Health Services Administration – Medical Insurance, Billing and Coding
Jacqueline Barrales Paterson BBA Fashion Merchandising and Management
Sandra Barraza Paterson CT Practical Nurse
Genesis Batista Paterson BBA Accounting
Marshall Berry Paterson MBA Master of Business Administration in Management
Jamillet Cabrera Paterson AAS Justice Studies – Criminal Justice
Deonna Carmichael Paterson AAS Justice Studies – Criminal Justice
Mercedes Carnero Paterson BS Justice Studies – Criminal Justice
Jossette Castillo Paterson CT Patient Care Technician
Christopher Castillo*+ Paterson BBA Accounting
Wendy Castro* Paterson BBA Fashion Merchandising and Management
Angelina Cavallo* Paterson BS Justice Studies – Criminal Justice
Brayan Cepeda Paterson AAS Justice Studies – Criminal Justice
Crystal Cortes Paterson CT Medical Assistant
Maria Cruz Belliard Paterson CT Medical Assistant
Carol Cuaya* Paterson AAS Surgical Technology
Jahniyah Davies Paterson AAS Business Administration – Management
Jason Day Paterson AAS Business Administration – Management
Cinthia Diaz* Paterson CT Surgical Processing Technician
Rocco Ditaranto Paterson BFA Graphic Design
Danielle Dockett Paterson BBA Accounting
Lauren Drakeford Paterson CT Medical Assistant
Peta- Gaye Dunkley* Paterson CT Patient Care Technician
Josue Estevez Paterson AAS International Business
Rashel Fermin Paterson BBA Accounting
Jocelyn Ferreira* Paterson AAS Business Administration – Accounting
Marien Fontanez Paterson CT Surgical Processing Technician
Sinelda Garcia Paterson MBA Master of Business Administration in Management
Daysiling Garcia* Paterson CT Medical Assistant
Uros Gavrilovic* Paterson BBA Business Administration – Management
Shaina Gomez Paterson AAS Justice Studies – Criminal Justice
Ivan Guzman Paterson AAS Business Administration – Management
Yonathan Guzman Paterson AAS Health Sciences
Kimberly Guzman Paterson CT Patient Care Technician
Bria Hall Paterson BBA Marketing Communications
Nayibel Herrera Garcia* Paterson AAS Medical Assistant
Marvel Hester Paterson CT Medical Assistant
Charles Huff Paterson BBA Fashion Merchandising and Management
Maurica James Paterson AAS Health Services Administration
William Jimenez* Paterson BBA General Business
Jailynn Johnson Paterson BBA General Business
Daisy Johnson Paterson AAS Health Services Administration
LaTonya Jones Paterson AAS Health Services Administration
Erica Lora Paterson CT Surgical Processing Technician
Joshua Lozano* Paterson BFA Graphic Design
Jessica Lucero Paterson BBA Health Services Management
Edwin Maldonado Paterson AAS Surgical Technology
Taneisha Mallard Paterson CT Patient Care Technician
Andreina Martinez* Paterson AAS Business Administration – Management
Jasmin Martinez* Paterson AAS Justice Studies – Criminal Justice
Al'Daesh McClam Paterson BS Justice Studies – Criminal Justice
Mileyka Medina Paterson AAS Business Administration – Accounting
Anjenny Medina Paterson AAS Business Administration – Management
Jacqueline Medina Paterson AAS Business Administration – Management
Sergio Mendoza* Paterson BS Information Technology Management
Nicole Miller Paterson AAS Surgical Technology
Cristina Morales Paterson AAS Health Services Administration – Medical Insurance, Billing and Coding
Berlinda Moran Paterson BBA Business Administration – Management
Luz Morel* Paterson CT Medical Assistant
Tiafia Morrison Paterson BBA Accounting
Ninoska Muriel Paterson AAS Health Services Administration – Medical Insurance, Billing and Coding
Yvette Myers Paterson BBA Business Administration – Management
Mayanin Nevarez Paterson AAS Health Services Administration
Sheryne Nevers Paterson BBA Accounting
Jonelle Norman Paterson BBA Health Services Management
Rocelly Nunez Paterson AAS Surgical Technology
Yursi Ortiz Paterson AAS Health Sciences
Ashley Pazmino Paterson BS Justice Studies – Criminal Justice
Sagrario Pena Paterson AAS Health Sciences
Yamilis Perdomo Paterson CT Patient Care Technician
Katherinee Perez Paterson AAS Justice Studies – Criminal Justice
Elijah Phillips Paterson BBA Business Administration – Management
Nereyda Pichardo Paterson BBA Accounting
Palenia Pichardo* Paterson AAS Fashion Merchandising and Management
Karina Pichardo* Paterson BS Justice Studies – Criminal Justice
Rosa Polanco Paterson MBA Master of Business Administration in Management
Almanidia Ramirez Paterson BBA Accounting
Norberto Ramirez Paterson BBA General Business
Maria Ramos Paterson BBA Business Administration – Management
Rudmilla Raphael Paterson BBA Health Services Management
Melonie Redmond Paterson BBA Health Services Management
Stephanie Robles Paterson BS Legal Studies
Tricia Rocke* Paterson CT Surgical Processing Technician
Hugo Rodriguez Paterson BS Justice Studies – Criminal Justice
Robin Rodriguez* Paterson AAS Health Sciences
Robin Rodriguez* Paterson CT Surgical Processing Technician
Jerry Rosario* Paterson BS Information Technology Management
Dipto Roy Paterson BBA Marketing Communications
Luis Salerna Paterson CT Patient Care Technician
Nadine Samson-Edgar Paterson CT Surgical Processing Technician
Alexa Sanchez* Paterson AAS Surgical Technology
Benigcar Santiago* Paterson BBA Health Services Management
Casilda Serrano Paterson CT Practical Nurse
Lawanda Sexton Paterson AAS Business Administration – Management
Huda Shalabi* Paterson BS National Security – Specialization in Homeland Security
Zakiya Smith Paterson CT Medical Assistant
Zarixa Sosa Paterson CT Medical Assistant
Zarixa Sosa Paterson AAS Medical Assistant
Felicia South Paterson BBA Business Administration – Management
Darnell Swaby Paterson BBA Accounting
Dolores Sykes-Williams Paterson AAS Legal Studies
Emily Tavarez Paterson CT Practical Nurse
Jonathan Taveras Rodriguez Paterson CT Surgical Processing Technician
Meoish Taylor* Paterson CT Surgical Processing Technician
Carline Thomas Paterson CT Surgical Processing Technician
Vanessa Tineo* Paterson AAS Business Administration – Accounting
Jennifer Torres* Paterson CT Medical Insurance, Billing and Coding
Yisely Trejo Paterson BS Justice Studies – Criminal Justice
Ana Urieta-Martinez* Paterson CT Surgical Processing Technician
David Velasquez Paterson CT Surgical Processing Technician
Karina Ventura Paterson CT Medical Assistant
Astrid Villanueva* Paterson AAS Surgical Technology
Simone Wisdom Paterson AAS Health Sciences
Tyeshia Wynn Paterson BBA Health Services Management
Tania Fermin Prospect Park AAS Health Services Administration
Afsana Hussain Prospect Park BS Information Technology Management
Katherine Suero* Prospect Park BS Information Technology Management
Brandon Baxter Ringwood AAS Fashion Merchandising and Management
Haley Stern* Ringwood AAS Surgical Technology
Jamie Gaita* Totowa AAS Surgical Technology
Falissa Jones Totowa AAS Information Technology Management
Nariah Lebron Totowa BBA Accounting
Luciana Leobino Totowa BBA International Business
Kevin Leon Totowa BS Justice Studies – Criminal Justice
Brianna Martucci Totowa CT Surgical Processing Technician
Edgar Moran* Totowa BFA Graphic Design
Nicolas Trabucco* Totowa CT Practical Nurse
Candace Bacigalupo* Wanaque BS Justice Studies – Criminal Justice
Shelby Hauser Wanaque BBA General Business
Michael O'Neil Wanaque BS Justice Studies – Criminal Justice
Roberto Rodriguez Wanaque AAS Business Administration – Management
Jacqueline Aboyoun Wayne CT Medical Insurance, Billing and Coding
Andrea Adams Wayne MBA Master of Business Administration in Management
Osman Aksak Wayne BS Information Technology Management
Pamela Arnold* Wayne MBA Master of Business Administration in Management
Jelis Asan* Wayne AAS International Business
Darrell Barredo Wayne AAS International Business
Christopher Barredo Wayne CT Medical Insurance, Billing and Coding
Elenice Calderaro Wayne CT Practical Nurse
Louis Piccininni Wayne AAS Justice Studies – Criminal Justice
Christopher Quezada* Wayne AAS Business Administration – Management
Zaniah Ruiz Wayne BBA General Business
Eric Silvani* Wayne MBA Master of Business Administration in Management
Hercilia Smith* Wayne BBA Health Services Management
Kristin Trainor* West Milford AAS Medical Assistant
Jasmine Viera West Milford CT Practical Nurse
Carmen Castillo Woodland Park AAS Surgical Technology
Tala Jazzy Woodland Park BFA Interior Design
Jessica Martinez* Woodland Park BBA Business Administration – Management
Erlinda Molina Woodland Park AAS Interior Design
Romina Patriarca Woodland Park BBA Fashion Merchandising and Management
Joanna Rattino Woodland Park BS Justice Studies – Criminal Justice
Marjorie Stenger* Woodland Park MBA Master of Business Administration in Management
Nina Swinarsky Woodland Park BS Legal Studies
Angel Vargas* Woodland Park BS Justice Studies – Criminal Justice

 

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