Southern 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
 

SOUTHERN QUEENS GRADUATES RECEIVE DIPLOMAS
FROM BERKELEY COLLEGE

 

Graduates from the southern 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

BS = Bachelor of Science

CT = Certificate

 

* 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.

 

First Name Last Name Section Borough Degree Area of Study  
Garry Grant Cambria Heights Queens BS Legal Studies  
Reynold Cruickshank Hollis Queens AAS Justice Studies – Criminal Justice  
Shannon Cruz* Howard Beach Queens BS Legal Studies  
Clelia Melo Howard Beach Queens BS Justice Studies – Criminal Justice  
Stephanie Absolom Jamaica Queens BS Justice Studies – Criminal Justice  
Sabrina Alishayeva* Jamaica Queens BBA Health Services Management  
Jean Arambulo Jamaica Queens BBA Fashion Merchandising and Management  
Rachel Archie Jamaica Queens BBA Business Administration – Management  
Rukshana Bhandari Jamaica Queens AAS Information Technology Management  
Michele Chatham Jamaica Queens BBA Business Administration – Management  
Douglas Clarke* Jamaica Queens BBA Business Administration – Management  
Talithia Ellison Jamaica Queens AAS Justice Studies – Criminal Justice  
Ann Gajadhar* Jamaica Queens AAS Health Services Administration  
Andrew Gordon II Jamaica Queens AAS Justice Studies – Criminal Justice  
Richard Johnson Jamaica Queens BS Justice Studies – Criminal Justice  
Andre Johnson* Jamaica Queens BS Information Technology Management  
Steven Jones Jamaica Queens BS Justice Studies – Criminal Justice  
Marina Leslie Jamaica Queens AAS Fashion Merchandising and Management  
Sehmair Lloyd Jamaica Queens BBA Accounting  
Marineka Marshall Valley Jamaica Queens AAS Justice Studies – Criminal Justice  
Gina Mean Jamaica Queens AAS Justice Studies – Criminal Justice  
Milinda Nimmons Jamaica Queens BBA Business Administration – Management  
Sherley Pardo Jamaica Queens BBA Fashion Merchandising and Management  
Patryk Pietkiewicz* Jamaica Queens BS Information Technology Management  
Candace Ranjitsingh Jamaica Queens BBA Business Administration – Management  
Quana Richards Jamaica Queens BS Justice Studies – Criminal Justice  
Nicholas Sepulveda* Jamaica Queens AAS Business Administration – Management  
Natalia Silva* Jamaica Queens AAS Fashion Merchandising and Management  
Nia St Kitts Jamaica Queens BBA Fashion Merchandising and Management  
Jose Tejeda* Jamaica Queens BBA Business Administration – Management  
Michael Tekiko Jamaica Queens AS International Business  
Simone Thaxton Jamaica Queens AAS Justice Studies – Criminal Justice  
Joniele Wynter Jamaica Queens BBA International Business  
Alma Ynoa* Jamaica Queens BS Justice Studies – Criminal Justice  
Charley Young Jamaica Queens BBA Business Administration – Management  
Khaliyah Lee-Campbell+* Laurelton Queens BS Justice Studies – Criminal Justice  
Brenda Gil Ozone Park Queens BBA Marketing Communications  
Kenneth Guzman Ozone Park Queens BBA Marketing Communications  
Nathaly Martinez Ozone Park Queens BBA Marketing Communications  
Diana Vasco Ozone Park Queens AAS Business Administration – Accounting  
Julia Andrewsklopper Richmond Hill Queens AAS Fashion Merchandising and Management  
Jamie Buie Richmond Hill Queens AAS Business Administration – Management  
Crystal Campbell Richmond Hill Queens AAS Fashion Merchandising and Management  
Curtis Forde Richmond Hill Queens BBA Business Administration – Management  
Christine Goriah Richmond Hill Queens BBA Business Administration – Management  
Cameel Heyliger* Richmond Hill Queens AAS Business Administration – Management  
Danny Murillo Richmond Hill Queens AAS Financial Services  
Immaculata Akujuo Rosedale Queens BBA Health Services Management  
Alea Christie Rosedale Queens BBA Fashion Merchandising and Management  
Bradley Clarke* Rosedale Queens BS Justice Studies – Criminal Justice  
Rodnesha Diamond+* Rosedale Queens BBA Health Services Management  
AnnaRosa Eyssallenne Rosedale Queens BBA Business Administration – Management  
Anne Noel Rosedale Queens BBA Health Services Management  
Terae Studgon Rosedale Queens AAS Fashion Merchandising and Management  
Shiwanghni Doebri+* South Ozone Park Queens BBA Accounting  
Brittany Forde* South Ozone Park Queens BBA Accounting  
Farzeena Ravidatt* South Ozone Park Queens AAS Health Services Administration – Medical Insurance, Billing and Coding  
Safeeya Basambar South Richmond Hill Queens BBA Business Administration – Management  
Darshanie Bissoon* South Richmond Hill Queens BBA Health Services Management  
Victoria Ganesh South Richmond Hill Queens BBA Fashion Merchandising and Management with a Minor in International Business  
Sarvendra Harkishun South Richmond Hill Queens AAS Financial Services  
Renuka Harkishun South Richmond Hill Queens AAS Health Services Administration  
Adam Harryginsingh South Richmond Hill Queens BBA Business Administration – Management  
Manider Kaur* South Richmond Hill Queens BBA Health Services Management  
Gurpreet Kaur* South Richmond Hill Queens BBA Health Services Management  
Elizabeth Ramdayal* South Richmond Hill Queens AAS Business Administration – Accounting  
Pryanka Rampersaud South Richmond Hill Queens BBA Accounting  
Hansrani Sawh South Richmond Hill Queens AAS Health Services Administration – Medical Insurance, Billing and Coding  
Anmol Singh* South Richmond Hill Queens BBA Business Administration – Management  
Marcia Somwaru* South Richmond Hill Queens AAS Justice Studies – Criminal Justice  
Aaron Adams Springfield Gardens Queens BS Justice Studies – Criminal Justice  
Girolama Alaimo* Springfield Gardens Queens AAS Legal Studies  
Roodjery Ardouin Springfield Gardens Queens AAS Justice Studies – Criminal Justice  
Joseph Chafla Springfield Gardens Queens AAS Business Administration – Management  
Myrna Clause-Cummings Springfield Gardens Queens AAS Health Services Administration  
Shaunel McLaughlin* Springfield Gardens Queens CT Surgical Processing Technician  
Norman Todd Springfield Gardens Queens BS Justice Studies – Criminal Justice  
Jonathan Cenat St. Albans Queens AAS Justice Studies – Criminal Justice  
Tracy-Ann Malvo St. Albans Queens BS Justice Studies – Criminal Justice  
Stacy-Ann Malvo* St. Albans Queens BS Legal Studies  
Suzan Miller* St. Albans Queens BBA Business Administration – Management  
Mikell Richards* St. Albans Queens BBA Marketing Communications  
Shanda Stewart-Palache+* St. Albans Queens BBA Business Administration – Management  
Marcela Cabezas Woodhaven Queens BBA International Business  
Yasmin Cruz* Woodhaven Queens AAS Legal Studies  
Katherine Fernandez+* Woodhaven Queens BS Justice Studies – Criminal Justice  
Yhenny Niola Woodhaven Queens BBA International Business  
Natalie Pazmino Woodhaven Queens AAS Fashion Merchandising and Management  
             
             
             

 

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