Jerry Rotunno

Undergraduate Adult Student Information


If you think that having one job and going to school is demanding, imagine having THREE restaurants and completing a Bachelor of Arts in Individualized Studies with a specialization in Hospitality Management degree. To say that Jerry Rotunno is driven (or better...PASSIONATE) is an understatement!

As an ADULT LEARNER, Jerry is a testament that it can be done. Read more about Jerry's journey in the right column.



Summer is a great time for Adults and Part-Time Students to consider joining FDU for a degree or to take courses. FDU offers a full compliment of summer courses in multiple sessions. For example, you can complete a course in 6 weeks! See web links for more information.

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Meet Jerry Rotunno ...


Adult BAIS Student with concentration in Hospitality Management...

While Jerry is completing a Bachelor in Arts degree, he is also restaurant owner and operator of Food - Contemporary Comfort in Summit, NJ, The Committed Pig in Manasquan, NJ and a second The Committed Pig recently opened in Morristown, NJ.

Jerry's goals are ambitious. He works hard at juggling the demands of his businesses along with schoolwork. Through it all, he faces the challenges with commitment--like the committed pig...he is all in!

As an ADULT LEARNER, you too can achieve your goals at Fairleigh Dickinson University.