Westchester County Graduates Receive Diplomas from Berkeley College

 
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
THURSDAY, JUNE 8, 2017
Contact: Ilene Greenfield
Director of Media Relations
973-278-5400, ext. 1-5122
igl@BerkeleyCollege.edu
 

WESTCHESTER COUNTY GRADUATES RECEIVE DIPLOMAS
FROM BERKELEY COLLEGE

 

Graduates from Westchester County, 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 fourth and fifth columns

 

AAS = Associate in Applied Science

BBA = Bachelor of Business Administration

BS = Bachelor of Science

CT = Certificate

 

* Denotes students graduating with honors

 

First Name Last Name Town Degree Area of Study
Haziza Kolic* Bronxville BBA Health Services Management
Besmir Osmani Chappaqua AAS Business Administration – Management
Katie Cochrane Harrison AAS Marketing Communications
Daniel Formisano* Harrison BBA Business Administration – Management
Kristin Pacicca* Harrison BS Justice Studies – Criminal Justice
Brittany McHugh Hartsdale BBA Fashion Merchandising and Management
Jenna Reck Larchmont BBA General Business
Andrew Reyes Mamaroneck AAS Business Administration – Management
Alexis Rios Mamaroneck BBA Fashion Merchandising and Management
Tammeswhar Arjoon Mount Vernon BBA General Business
Zara Brown* Mount Vernon BBA Business Administration – Management
Pamela Carr-Hamlin Mount Vernon BBA Fashion Merchandising and Management
Domingo Encarnacion Mount Vernon BBA Business Administration – Management
Nasanya Jones Mount Vernon BBA Health Services Management
Tanya Mclean Mount Vernon BBA Business Administration – Management
Cheyenne Moore Mount Vernon BBA Business Administration – Management
Mayia Randolph Mount Vernon BBA Fashion Merchandising and Management
Jodie Riedl Mount Vernon AAS Business Administration – Management
Tracy Senior* Mount Vernon AAS Health Services Administration
Brittany Stevenson Mount Vernon BBA Fashion Merchandising and Management
Yvonne Thomas* Mount Vernon AAS Legal Studies
Antonia Thompson Riley Mount Vernon BBA Fashion Merchandising and Management
Tabitha Turnier Mount Vernon BBA Fashion Merchandising and Management
Kassandra Utley Mount Vernon AAS Business Administration – Management
Alison West* Mount Vernon CT Patient Care Technician
Lakayla Brown* New Rochelle BS Justice Studies – Criminal Justice
Nadja Costa New Rochelle BBA Business Administration – Management
Sarif Udayar Fathima Razmin* New Rochelle AAS Marketing Communications
Jose Antonio Galvez Sandoval* New Rochelle BBA Business Administration – Management
Jennifer Hernandez New Rochelle BS Justice Studies – Criminal Justice
George Juarez New Rochelle BBA Health Services Management
Glenn Loic Malonga New Rochelle AAS Justice Studies – Criminal Justice
Ratisha Strachan New Rochelle AAS Justice Studies – Criminal Justice
Biviana Anias* Ossining AAS Business Administration – Accounting
Paulina Benfeld* Ossining BS Justice Studies – Criminal Justice
Na'Quava Thomas Ossining BS Justice Studies – Criminal Justice
Florence Henry Peekskill BS Justice Studies – Criminal Justice
Casey Henry Pelham AAS Health Services Administration
Geraldine Tejeda* Pelham BBA Accounting
Niesha Harripersad* Port Chester BBA International Business
Juliana Leal Valera* Port Chester BBA Health Services Management
Erin Linehan* Port Chester BBA Marketing Communications
Robert Masi* Port Chester BBA Business Administration – Management
Sherry Parham Port Chester AAS Business Administration – Management
Aaron Telesco Port Chester BBA General Business
Lindsay Ruiz Somers BBA Business Administration – Management
Justin Madden Tarrytown AAS Justice Studies – Criminal Justice
Lynn Bartolini Tuckahoe BS Justice Studies – Criminal Justice
Arturo Carmona West Harrison BBA Business Administration – Management
Nicole Russo* West Harrison BS Justice Studies – Criminal Justice
Gismell Abud White Plains BS Information Technology Management
Harold Akawor White Plains BBA Business Administration – Management
Tania Alcalde White Plains AAS Justice Studies – Criminal Justice
Angela Appollonio White Plains BS Justice Studies – Criminal Justice
Elidia Aranda White Plains BS Justice Studies – Criminal Justice
Vanessa Cortes White Plains BBA Fashion Merchandising and Management
Jerrod Davis White Plains AAS Justice Studies – Criminal Justice
Katlyn Emerick White Plains AAS Legal Studies
Yesusawit Engda White Plains BBA Business Administration – Management
Michael Eshetu White Plains BBA Business Administration – Management
Adriana Galeano* White Plains BBA Fashion Merchandising and Management
Jason Hopper White Plains AAS Business Administration – Management
Denajia James White Plains BBA Business Administration – Management
Cassandra Jones White Plains AAS Business Administration – Management
Shelan Khasraw Majed* White Plains AAS Justice Studies – Criminal Justice
Valencia Latty-Wynter* White Plains BBA Business Administration – Management
Soulangie Leeper White Plains AAS Business Administration – Management
Daniela Orozco White Plains BBA Fashion Merchandising and Management
Terrence Rogers White Plains BS Justice Studies – Criminal Justice
Marco Sanchez White Plains BBA Business Administration – Management
Jamoy Smikle White Plains BBA Business Administration – Management
Shinea Smith White Plains AAS Justice Studies – Criminal Justice
Courtney Spaulding* White Plains BBA Business Administration – Management
Alexandra Uceda White Plains CT Surgical Processing Technician
Shaniece Wells* White Plains BS Justice Studies – Criminal Justice
Roxanne Aguilar* Yonkers BBA Fashion Merchandising and Management
Ahmad Alasad Yonkers AAS Justice Studies – Criminal Justice
Aaron Alibocas Yonkers AAS Justice Studies – Criminal Justice
Luis Angel Yonkers BBA General Business
Sheena Barnett-Maysingh* Yonkers BBA Marketing Communications
Cesar Bencosme Yonkers BBA Accounting
Michael Calderon Yonkers BBA General Business
Veronica Ceron Yonkers BS Justice Studies – Criminal Justice
Raymond Duran Yonkers AAS Justice Studies – Criminal Justice
Tareck Elzeinab* Yonkers AAS Business Administration – Management
Gleb Ivanov* Yonkers BS Legal Studies
Kiara Lopez Yonkers BS Justice Studies – Criminal Justice
Tommie Loving* Yonkers BBA Financial Services
Lexie Magnone* Yonkers AAS Business Administration – Management
Kristopher Pastilha Yonkers BBA Business Administration – Management
Farma Pene* Yonkers BBA Health Services Management
Fereshta Porooshasp* Yonkers BBA Health Services Management
Laurette Robinson* Yonkers BBA Business Administration – Management
Jassica Ruiz* Yonkers AAS Health Services Administration
Silvia Sanchez Yonkers AAS Justice Studies – Criminal Justice
Noe Soriano* Yonkers BBA Business Administration – Management
Anton Dedvukaj Yorktown Heights BBA Business Administration – Management
Dawn Niece* Yorktown Heights AAS Business Administration – Management
         
         

 

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