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This article is about the college serving New York and New Jersey. For the University of California, Berkeley, see UC Berkeley. For the Yale University residential college, see Berkeley College (Yale University). For the college in Boston, see Berklee College of Music. For other uses, see Berkeley (disambiguation).
Berkeley College
Berkeley College Logo
Motto Berkeley College empowers students to achieve lifelong success in dynamic careers.
Established 1931
Type For-profit education
President Mr. Michael J. Smith
Provost Marianne P. Vakalis, Ed.D.
Undergraduates Over 8,900
Location New York & New Jersey, USA
Campus Urban & Suburban
Mascot Knight
Affiliations MSA
Website www.berkeleycollege.edu

Berkeley College is a higher education institution founded in 1931, specializing in business and professional studies.

Academic programs[edit]

The for-profit college offers Associate's and Bachelor's degrees, and provides academic programs in business administration, general business, accounting, financial services, marketing communications, management (including concentrations in entrepreneurship, environmental, nonprofit, and human resources), international business, information technology management, and fashion marketing and management through The Larry L. Luing School of Business. The School of Professional Studies offers degree programs in health services, justice studies (criminal justice), legal studies, graphic design, and interior design. The School of Liberal Arts offers courses in humanities, mathematics/science, social sciences, English, and foreign languages.

Of the college's more than 8,900 students, including more than 700 international students, 74% are enrolled in Bachelor's degree programs.[1] Berkeley College campuses are accredited by the Middle States Commission on Higher Education. The Paralegal Studies program is approved by the American Bar Association.

Demographics and tuition[edit]

Roughly 60% of enrolled students identify themselves as female. A majority of students identify themselves as Black/African American (31%) or Hispanic/Latino (31%); additionally, 8% of students identify themselves as White, 2% as Asian, and <1% Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander. Of the students, 11% are non-resident aliens.[2]

According to the College Board, yearly tuition and fees is $21,900 students.[3]


Berkeley College features 9 locations in New York and New Jersey, plus Berkeley College Online. These locations are:

New Jersey[edit]

New York[edit]

42nd Street, Midtown Manhattan

Notable alumni[edit]


External links[edit]

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Thu, 25 Jun 2015 10:32:03 -0700

"I welcome the opportunity to finish the job of building a program and elevating it into a regional and national contender. I would like to thank the Director of Athletics, Andy DeStephano, and Berkeley College for entrusting me with this challenge. I ...


Wed, 01 Jul 2015 13:15:00 -0700

On Friday, June 5, 2015, 350 Berkeley College associates, alumni and Honors students spent the day in service to their communities at various nonprofit, service-based organizations in New Jersey and New York. During the 6th Annual Community Service ...
The Daily Voice
Tue, 30 Jun 2015 01:00:41 -0700

McDonough joined the Berkeley College faculty in 2000, and has instructed in general business subjects. She also served as vice president, Academic Affairs, for Berkeley College in White Plains and as vice president, Academic Affairs, for the school's ...


Tue, 09 Jun 2015 08:45:00 -0700

WOODLAND PARK - Students, staff members and alumni from Berkeley College participated in the school's annual Community Service Day, which took place on June 5 this year. As part of the event, volunteers worked with municipalities and organizations in ...


Thu, 25 Jun 2015 17:00:00 -0700

Mr. DeStephano was named Director of Athletics at Berkeley College in 2013. Since joining the Athletics Department in 2010, he has been instrumental in overseeing the creation and implementation of six intercollegiate varsity sports; a new state-of-the ...
The Daily Voice
Thu, 11 Jun 2015 00:52:30 -0700

WHITE PLAINS, N.Y. -- Approximately 390 Berkeley College faculty, staff, alumni and honor students volutneered more than 1,400 hours of community service at three New York sites, including two in White Plains, Friday, June 5. The sixth annual Berkeley ...
The Daily Voice
Thu, 04 Jun 2015 14:39:35 -0700

WHITE PLAINS, N.Y. – Approximately 390 Berkeley College faculty, staff, alumni and honors students will volunteer more than 1,400 hours of community service Friday at sites in New York and New Jersey for Community Service Day. Community Service Day ...


Wed, 03 Jun 2015 17:22:30 -0700

For the second consecutive year, Berkeley College brought public and private leaders together to address the topic of national security and communications as they relate to healthcare in a variety or emergency situations ranging from cybersecurity of ...

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