Deborah Palicia

Associate Registrar

Deborah Palicia was named Associate Registrar in 2011. In this role, she is responsible for student records, including transcripts and graduation requirements, across all Berkeley College locations.

Ms. Palicia previously served as Berkeley College Dean of Advisement at the Woodland Park location. Before joining Berkeley, she was Chair and a Professor of Criminal Justice at Gibbs College in Livingston, NJ; a Pretrial Services Officer for the U.S. District Court in Newark, NJ; and a Probation Officer and Investigator for Morris County, NJ.

Ms. Palicia is a Court Appointed Special Advocate (CASA) for Passaic County. She is a member of the American Association of Collegiate Registrars and Admissions Officers; the New Jersey Association of Criminal Justice Educators; and Alpha Phi Sigma, the National Criminal Justice Honor Society.

Ms. Palicia holds an M.A. in Criminal Justice with a specialization in Correctional Administration – Probation and Parole and a B.S. in Criminal Justice, both from John Jay College of Criminal Justice in New York; and an A.A.S. in Criminal Justice from the County College of Morris.


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