Westfield, NJ, native John Fortunato was recognized for his academic achievements at his October 18  graduation from Universal Technical Institute (NYSE: UTI) in Exton, PA, the leading provider of post-secondary education for students seeking careers as professional automotive, diesel, collision repair, motorcycle and marine technicians.

Fortunato graduated from UTI’s Automotive Technology program with Toyota Professional Automotive Training, with a 3.91 GPA and 100% attendance. He received 7 “Student of the Course” awards (earning the highest grade of the course), as well as 4 Directors List Awards. He is also nominated into the Alpha Beta Kappa Honor Society.