FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
THURSDAY, DECEMBER 29, 2016
Contact: Ilene Greenfield
Director of Media Relations
973-278-5400, ext. 1-5122
TED HAVELKA APPOINTED
Ted Havelka of Greenwich, CT, has been appointed Campus Operating Officer for Berkeley College in Midtown Manhattan, NY, effective January 2, 2017. He most recently served as Campus Operating Officer at Berkeley College in White Plains, NY.
At the Midtown Manhattan campus, Mr. Havelka will handle day-to-day operations and collaborate with many departments to ensure that the policies, procedures and goals of the campus and College are met. He also will continue to build and strengthen the partnerships with businesses in the community that support the growth of internships, which lead to permanent career positions for Berkeley College students.
“Ted Havelka brings a great deal of leadership experience that will help provide each Berkeley College student with a meaningful education and path to a dynamic career,” said Berkeley College President Michael J. Smith. “Our goal is to improve the ability of our students to succeed and graduate.”
Mr. Havelka began his career in higher education as a field recruiter and Director, High School Admissions, at Berkeley College. He also held positions with Gibbs College in Norwalk, CT, and Cortiva Institute. As Vice President of Marketing and Admissions at Cortiva, with 12 national locations, Mr. Havelka led the institution through significant growth that included relocation, market development, and the launch of new programs. He previously also served as Vice President of Marketing and Admissions for Prism Education Group in Cherry Hill, NJ, and Philadelphia, PA.
Mr. Havelka became Campus Operating Officer at Berkeley College in White Plains in 2014, where he also oversaw the White Plains Adult and High School Admissions teams and worked closely with Residence Life. He holds a BA in Criminal Justice from Roanoke College in Salem, VA.
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 600 international students – in its Master, 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 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. In 2016, U.S. News & World Report named Berkeley College among the Best Colleges for Online Bachelor’s Programs and among the Best Online Bachelor’s Programs for Veterans, both for the third consecutive year. The website address is www.BerkeleyCollege.edu.
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