Accelerated Admissions

Admission into the Center for Accelerated & Professional Studies occurs all year long. If you need more information or assistance during the admissions process you can contact your admissions counselor.

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Meet the Admissions Counselors

The admissions counselors in the Center for Accelerated & Professional Studies are great resources for you.  While you are deciding if one of our programs is a good fit for you, they are there to answer your questions and meet with you one-on-one.  Once you meet with your admissions counselor, they can assist you with the application process and help you transition to your academic advisor.

Find your admissions counselor below.

» Michelle Bryson
» Elizabeth (Beth) Singley
» Joseph Spero
» Charise Wilson
» Main Accelerated Office

brysonMichelle Bryson 508.373.9782 Michelle comes to Becker from Le Cordon Bleu College where she was a senior admissions counselor. Previous to her experience in the higher education arena, she spent over 15 years working at USA TODAY as a senior account manager, working with colleges and universities across New England. The newspapers available in the Hawk’s Nest are Michelle’s handy work, a program she started with Becker College many years ago. She is glad to be back!


singleyElizabeth (Beth) Singley 508.373.9504 Beth Singley has been the senior marketing and recruitment manager for the Center for Accelerated  & Professional Studies since 2002. She enjoys encouraging adult students to start their educational journey at Becker College. She graduated with a bachelor’s degree in psychology from Muhlenberg College (Allentown, Pennsylvania) and earned a master’s degree in counseling psychology from Assumption College.  She has worked in the social service, corporate, and non-profit sectors. She will be happy to assist any new students who would like to earn a bachelor’s degree, associate’s degree or certificate.

Joe Spero 120 x 180Joseph Spero 508.373.9505 Joseph Spero is excited to join the Center for Accelerated & Professional Studies after graduating from Becker College in May 2013 with a bachelor’s degree in liberal arts with a concentration in elementary education.  Joe will be assisting with Veterans Services for students in the Center for Accelerated & Professional Studies.  He will also be visiting with companies, schools, and students to provide them with information about degrees and certificates for adult students. Recognized for his academic achievement as a student-athlete, Joe was also a student ambassador, liaison for Leicester Little League Camp, football broadcaster, and game day assistant to the sports information director.

wilsonCharise Wilson 508.373.9507 Charise Wilson was formerly a career services and workforce development director. She has over 10 years of experience in higher education. Her exceptional student services skills comes from working at an area career training school. Other achievements include involvement with and presenting for The Massachusetts Association of Private Career Schools (MAPCS), a non-profit organization of institutions that offer career-specific training. Her prior experience includes working to secure student externships and employment opportunities. She is very involved with community volunteering and loves her family and puppy.

Main Accelerated Office

If your town is not listed and you would like to speak with an Admissions Counselor, please contact the Main Accelerated Office: or 508.373.9500

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