New York City is the largest city in the United States. The city is at the center of international finance, politics, entertainment, and culture, and is one of the world's major global cities with a nearly unrivaled collection of restaurants, museums, galleries, performance venues, media outlets, international corporations, and financial markets. It is home to the global headquarters of the United Nations. As such, New York City offers students opportunities to explore hands-on examples of their subject of study, from banking, business, and finance to fashion, theatre, art, tourism and government. The city is also notable for currently having the lowest crime rate among major American cities. Being next to the Atlantic Ocean, New York City has a humid climate with cold winters (as low as -12 degrees Celsius) and warm summers (as high as 30 degrees Celsius). Well-known universities in the area include Columbia University, Parsons School of Design, New York University and City University of New York. Students attending Berkeley College will arrive at JFK International Airport in New York.
Established in 1931, Berkeley College is a private, co-educational college specializing in business. With six locations in New York and New Jersey, and students from 29 states and 88 foreign countries, Berkeley is widely recognized for its academic excellence. The College operates year-round, with four quarters starting in September, January, April, and July. To give students a greater understanding of the workplace and make them more attractive to employers, each degree program includes an internship requirement which provides students with business experience. Each year, more than 90% of Berkeley graduates secure employment in jobs related to their field of study! Companies that hire Berkeley grads include: Chanel, Gucci, IBM, Northwestern Mutual, Pfizer, Sony, The New York Times, etc.
The following programs are available for study at Berkeley College:
New York campuses: BBA Accounting, Business Administration, International Business,
BS Criminal Justice (NY campus), Business Administration (NJ campus), Management (NJ campus)