Berkeley College

Berkeley College empowers students to achieve lifelong success in dynamic careers and in a diverse global society by providing a comprehensive and supportive educational experience, fostering academic integrity, and encouraging lifelong learning.Berkeley offers a comprehensive array of proven, career-focused degree programs in a diverse range of areas that meet business and professional demands with the flexibility of day, evening/weekend, and online classes. These degree programs balance academics, professional training, and practical experience. Berkeley maintains additional locations in Dover, Newark, Paramus, and Woodbridge, NJ. Degree programs combine intense classroom instruction with practical hands-on learning to ensure marketplace relevancy. Instructors are chosen for excellent academic credentials, professional experience, and a dedication to delivering close, personal attention to students. All degree programs require faculty-monitored internships or job-related assignments as part of the curriculum, allowing students to apply what theyve learned in real-world situations and giving them valuable experience for beginning a career.Berkeley College works to provide a safe and secure environment that fosters students intellectual, psychological, physical, social, and professional development. Students are encouraged to become active participants through a diverse range of programs, activities, and services designed to enhance the student experience. Community service opportunities abound at Berkeley, allowing students to work with charitable organizations and participate in local activities that benefit the greater community. All students have a voice in Berkeley College governance through the Student Government Association (SGA). Elected SGA officers act as a liaison between students and administration, and help plan campus activities and events.The diversity of the student body contributes to the cultural enrichment of the College community. Many ethnic and multicultural events are planned to promote understanding of the similarities and differences among cultures.High academic achievers may join a variety of honor societies in recognition of their accomplishments.Berkeley College students benefit from the assistance provided by Career Services specialists in locating full-time or part-time employment and volunteer opportunities utilizing an extensive network of employer contacts; interview coaching, including mock interviews, preparation, and scheduling; and career fairs and campus recruitment days. Berkeley College graduates are eligible for free lifetime career assistance.During the 2014-2015 award year almost $20 million in Berkeley College grants and scholarships was provided. Berkeley maintains a tuition freeze for students who meet continuous enrollment requirements. Berkeley College is proud to support the Post 9/11 GI Bill and is a member of the Yellow Ribbon program. Berkeley College also has partnered with the Department of Defense for all Military Tuition Assistance programs, maintains a fully staffed Office of Military and Veterans Affairs, operates on-site Veterans Resource Centers at three locations as well as online, and participates in the Combat Veterans Education Partnership. Berkeley College has been listed as a military friendly school by both G.I. Jobs and Military Advanced Education every year since 2010 and is included in the Military Times 2014 Best for Vets ranking of four-year colleges.Berkeley College is proud to serve the special needs of international students with a superior education that provides an intensive business curriculum. Berkeley College was ranked 7th in international student enrollment among 40 specialized institutions in the Institute of International Educations 2015 Open Doors report.Berkeley College reserves the right to add, discontinue, or modify its programs and policies at any time. For the most up-to-date information, please visit BerkeleyCollege.edu.

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Proprietary, Coed 1931 N/A Semester N/A 44 Rifle Camp Road, Woodland Park, NJ 07424 (973) 278-5400
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New Jersey Woodland Park