FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
FRIDAY, FEBRUARY 12, 2016
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WESTCHESTER COUNTY HIGH SCHOOL SENIORS
Students from Westchester County, NY, 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 from Westchester County have received scholarships to attend Berkeley College:
- Jason Alvarez of White Plains, Archbishop Stepinac 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 three New York locations – Midtown Manhattan, Brooklyn and White Plains. In New Jersey there are six locations – Clifton, Dover, Newark, Paramus, Woodbridge and Woodland Park. 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.
Photo Caption: (L to R) Standing: Lynn Ovimeleh, Berkeley College Director, High School Admissions, White Plains; Giovanni Gautreaux and Bryant Jorge, both of Yonkers; Jevannie Johnson of Peekskill; Jesus Alvarez Rodriguez of Mount Vernon; Jason Alvarez and Isabella Boccadoro, both of White Plains; Omar Pulido of New Rochelle; and Daniel Lapan, Berkeley College Associate, High School Admissions, White Plains. Seated: Students Juliana Hernandez of Port Chester; Nathalie Wallace of Yonkers; Adrianna Carpentieri of Hawthorne; Denisse Rodriguez of New Rochelle; and Adeline Tomasini of Yorktown Heights. The students received scholarships to Berkeley College.
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