Member News – Berkeley College
October 20th, 2016
The Corporation for National and Community Service recently announced Berkeley College a place on the 2015 President’s Higher Education Community Service Honor Roll. Berkeley College in New York is on the Honor Roll for the second year in a row. It is the first recognition for Berkeley College in New Jersey.
The Honor Roll’s Presidential Award acknowledges higher education community service efforts in their communities. The Honor Roll’s Presidential Award is the highest federal recognition an institution can receive for its commitment to the community, service-learning, and civic engagement.
“In 2016, Berkeley College celebrates its 85th year of preparing students not only for career success, but for a future of engaged citizenry in their communities,” said Michael J. Smith, President of Berkeley College. “The values of social responsibility go hand in hand with our identity as an organization. We are proud of the spirit of giving and the tradition of volunteerism that has earned Berkeley College this honor
About Berkeley College
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.