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DEVRY UNIVERSITY-COLORADO SPRINGS INFORMATION


DeVry University-Colorado Springs is located in Colorado Springs, Colorado and is a private college. DeVry University-Colorado Springs is a four year college and offers Associate's Degrees, Bachelor's Degrees, and a number of different programs and courses.

DeVry University-Colorado Springs is in a relatively urban area (in or near a city), which may be something you prefer if you like a city lifestyle as a student.

DeVry University-Colorado Springs has a rolling admissions policy, which means that you can apply throughout the year for the upcoming semester.

DeVry University-Colorado Springs is relatively smaller in size with an enrollment of only 385 students.

DeVry University-Colorado Springs accepts about 87% of its applicants on average, and 0% of the students receive some sort of financial aid for college at DeVry University-Colorado Springs.

If you are looking for more information on financial aid at DeVry University-Colorado Springs, you can may want to contact Terry Bargas, who is the Director of Financial Aid at DeVry University-Colorado Springs. You may also qualify for free grants for college in Colorado to attend DeVry University-Colorado Springs.

You may also need to take one or more of the following tests to qualify for admission at DeVry University-Colorado Springs:

  • ACT
  • SAT

If you have taken some advanced placement courses with an applicable test, or obtained credit from an other college, you may be eligible to transfer that credit to DeVry University-Colorado Springs.

Do a lot of students come from out of state to attend DeVry University-Colorado Springs? Well, about 12% of the student body at DeVry University-Colorado Springs comes from outside the state of Colorado.

QUICK FACTS ABOUT DEVRY UNIVERSITY-COLORADO SPRINGS

DeVry University-Colorado Springs Address:


1175 Kelly Johnson Blvd.
Colorado Springs, Colorado 80920-3928
Phone: 719-632-3000
Web Site: http://www.cs.devry.edu/

DeVry University-Colorado Springs admission closing date:


Rolling

Does DeVry University-Colorado Springs offer Associate's degrees?


Yes

Does DeVry University-Colorado Springs offer Bachelor's degrees?


Yes

Does DeVry University-Colorado Springs offer Master's degrees?


No

Does DeVry University-Colorado Springs offer Doctoral degrees?


No

DeVry University-Colorado Springs retention rate:


23%

DeVry University-Colorado Springs tuition cost (estimate):


$12,750



Financial Aid is available only to those who qualify.

Is DeVry University-Colorado Springs a private college?


Yes

Is DeVry University-Colorado Springs a coed college?


Yes

DeVry University-Colorado Springs school calendar:


Semester

Is DeVry University-Colorado Springs a 2 year or 4 year college?


4 Years
Please Note: Length of programs pertain to finishing programs in normal time.

DeVry University-Colorado Springs enrollment:


385 Students

Percentage of applicants accepted to DeVry University-Colorado Springs


87%

Percentage of students at DeVry University-Colorado Springs receiving financial aid:


Not Available

















Other Activities Nearby:


Golf Courses in Colorado Springs


Data provided by Data-lists.com Universities and Colleges Database. Data last updated on 2007-10-18.

DEVRY UNIVERSITY-COLORADO SPRINGS IN COLORADO GRANTS, SCHOLARSHIPS AND FINANCIAL AID INFORMATION

Federal Pell Grants

Academic Competitiveness (AC) Grant Program

Federal Supplemental Educational Opportunity Grant (FSEOG) Program

Grants and Scholarships available in Colorado

DEVRY UNIVERSITY-COLORADO SPRINGS NEWS

DeVry University Addresses Growing Tech Skills Gap with New Technology Pathway


DeVry University Offers Advanced Manufacturing Bootcamp


DeVry University Publishes Journal of Scholarly Research


DeVry University Launches Innovative Extended Classrooms


DeVry University Offers Tips on Protecting Your Personal Data from Cyberattacks this Holiday Season


DeVry Education Group Announces Fiscal 2017 First-Quarter Conference Call
DeVry Education Group Inc. (NYSE: DV), announced today it will hold a conference call to discuss its fiscal 2017 first-quarter financial results Tuesday, Nov. 1, at 4 p.m. CDT (5 p.m. EDT).


DeVry Education Group Statement on U.S. Department of Education Limitation Action Settlement
DeVry University has reached an agreement with the U.S. Department of Education regarding its Jan. 27, 2016 Notice of Intent to Limit.


DeVry University Offers New Stackable Programs


DeVry Education Group to Lower Threshold on Federal Funding
DeVry Group said it will voluntarily limit the amount of revenue that each of its six Title IV institutions derive from federal funding to 85%, including VA and military tuition assistance benefits.


DeVry University Appoints New Provost


DeVry University Awards Students for Innovation and Creative Business Solutions in Senior Project Showdown


DeVry University Celebrates the Accomplishments of its Team USA Student Athletes at the Rio 2016 Olympic Games


DeVry University Appoints Steven Nelson as President for North Brunswick Campus in N.J.


DeVry Education Group Announces Fourth-Quarter and Full-Year Fiscal 2016 Results
DeVry Education Group (NYSE:DV), a leading global education provider, today reported academic, operational and financial results for its fiscal 2016 fourth quarter and full-year ended June 30, 2016.


DeVry Education Group's President & CEO and Two Board Directors Named to Savoy Magazine's Power 300: 2016 Most Influential Black Corporate Directors
DeVry Education Group's president and CEO, Lisa W. Wardell, and board directors Lyle L. Logan and James D. White make Savoy Magazine's Power 300: 2016 Most Influential Black Corporate Directors list.


DeVry University Unveils Roster of Team DeVry Student-Athletes Competing at the Rio 2016 Olympic Games
DOWNERS GROVE, Ill., August 03, 2016 - DeVry University today announced the full roster of nine Team DeVry student-athletes who will compete at the Rio 2016 Olympic Games. Recently named to Team USA, these U.S. Olympians are also continuing their education at DeVry University or its Keller School of Management.


DeVry University's Keller Graduate School of Management Student Invited to White House After Winning Cybersecurity Competition


DeVry Education Group Announces Fiscal 2016 Fourth-Quarter Conference Call
DeVry Education Group Inc. (NYSE: DV), a global provider of education services, will hold a conference call to discuss its fiscal 2016 fourth-quarter financial results Thursday, Aug. 18, at 4 p.m. CDT


DeVry University Releases Journal of Scholarly Research


DeVry Education Group Scholarship Fund Awards $1 Million in Scholarships
The DeVry Education Group Scholarship Fund, a 501(c)(3) organization, today awarded $1 million in scholarships to more than 600 students for the 2016–2017 academic year.


McDonald's Helps Remove Education Barriers with Expanded Relationship with DeVry University


DeVry University Unveiled Dedicated Space for Military and Veteran Students
PHOENIX, Ariz. – July 6, 2016 – DeVry University unveiled its Veterans Resource Room at its campus in Phoenix today with a ribbon cutting ceremony. The resource room, which will become the newly dedicated space for military and veteran students, will provide an opportunity for military students—whether active-duty or veterans—to connect with each other, network, and obtain the resources, support and advocacy needed to succeed in college. Resources and ongoing workshops will be offered to encourage these students to develop their leadership style, implement new ideas, develop strong organizational skills and collaborate with fellow students and staff.


DeVry Education Group's Student Aid Modernization Initiative (SAMI) White Paper Proposes New Concept for Higher Education Act Reauthorization
Student Aid Modernization Initiative (SAMI) paper authored by DeVry Education Group's regulatory affairs manager Marcus Szymanoski proposes new concept for Higher Education Act (HEA) reauthorization.


Becker Professional Education Announces Closing of ACAMS Acquisition
Becker Professional Education today announced that the previously disclosed acquisition of the Association of Certified Anti-Money Laundering Specialists (ACAMS) for $330 million has closed.


DeVry Education Group Appoints Michael Malafronte to Board of Directors
DeVry Education Group announced that it has appointed Michael W. Malafronte, managing partner of International Value Advisers, LLC (IVA) and president of the IVA Funds to its board of directors.


DeVry University Announces Student Immersion Experience at the Rio 2016 Olympic Games


DeVry University Names First Two Student-Athletes to Team DeVry for the Rio 2016 Olympic Games


DeVry University Launches Integrated Workforce Solutions through "DeVryWORKS"


DeVry Education Group Names Patrick Unzicker Chief Financial Officer
DeVry Education Group, a global education provider, announced today that Patrick Unzicker has been named senior vice president, chief financial officer and treasurer of DeVry Group.


DeVry Education Group Names Lisa Wardell President and Chief Executive Officer
The DeVry Education Group board of directors announced today that Lisa Wardell has been named chief executive officer of DeVry Group, effective May 24.


Becker Professional Education to Acquire ACAMS
DOWNERS GROVE, Ill., May 24, 2016 - Becker Professional Education, a global leader in professional education and a subsidiary of DeVry Education Group, today announced that it has entered into an agreement to acquire the Association of Certified Anti-Money Laundering Specialists (ACAMS) for a purchase price of $330 million. ACAMS is the largest international membership organization dedicated to enhancing the knowledge and skills of anti-money laundering (AML) and financial crime prevention professionals. The transaction is expected to close in July 2016, subject to antitrust approval and other customary closing conditions. ACAMS is currently owned by Warburg Pincus, a global private equity firm focused on growth investing.


DeVry Education Group Announces Third-Quarter 2016 Results
DOWNERS GROVE, Ill., May 05, 2016 - DeVry Education Group (NYSE:DV), a global provider of educational services, today reported academic, operational and financial results for its fiscal 2016 third quarter ended March 31, 2016. DeVry Group also reported enrollment results at DeVry University/Keller Graduate School of Management, Chamberlain College of Nursing, Carrington College, and DeVry Brasil.


DeVry Education Group Adds New Visual Learning Technologies to Optimize Course Content
DeVry Education Group has signed a license agreement granting access to ArchieMD's vast digital asset library of images, animations and mobile apps for use in classroom-based and distance education.


United States Olympic Committee And DeVry Education Group Extend Partnership


DeVry University Recognizes Students for Innovation


DeVry University Spotlights Technology Advancements, Faculty Expertise in Annual Progress Report


Report Reveals Hiring Managers Value Integrity More Than Other Traits


DeVry University Scholarship and Grant Program Rewards Academic Success
DOWNERS GROVE, Ill., February 29, 2016 - DeVry University has announced it is offering a DeVry University Scholarship and Grant for new and readmitted undergraduate students. The merit-based award is designed to give qualified students an opportunity to be rewarded for their academic performance as they make their way to graduation. Initial awards are based on a student's incoming grade point average, with subsequent awards determined annually based on the student's cumulative GPA. Eligible students can receive up to $25,000 in lifetime award funding for bachelor's degree students and up to a $12,500 lifetime award cap for associate degree students.


DeVry Education Group Appoints Two University Leaders to its Board
DOWNERS GROVE, Ill., February 22, 2016 - DeVry Education Group (NYSE: DV), a global provider of educational services, today announced that it has appointed Ann Weaver Hart, Ph.D., president of the University of Arizona and Linda Katehi, Ph.D., chancellor of the University of California, Davis, to serve on its board of directors. These appointments bring the size of DeVry Education Group's board to eleven members.


DeVry Education Group's Institute for Research and Clinical Strategy Earns "Best in Show" Honors in Simulation Showcase
The Institute for Research and Clinical Strategy (IRCS), a part of DeVry Education Group, was awarded Best in Show honors at the 2016 International Meeting for Simulation in Healthcare.


DeVry University Releases Fourth Edition of Journal of Scholarly Research


DeVry Education Group Announces Second-Quarter 2016 Results
DOWNERS GROVE, Ill., February 04, 2016 - DeVry Education Group (NYSE:DV), a global provider of educational services, today reported academic, operational and financial results for its fiscal 2016 second quarter ended Dec. 31, 2015. DeVry Group also reported enrollment results at DeVry University/Keller Graduate School of Management, Chamberlain College of Nursing, Carrington College and DeVry Medical International.


DeVry Education Group Announces Fiscal 2016 Second-Quarter Conference Call
DOWNERS GROVE, Ill., January 11, 2016 - DeVry Education Group Inc. (NYSE: DV), a global provider of education services, announced today it will hold a conference call to discuss its fiscal 2016 second-quarter financial results Thursday, Feb. 4, at 4 p.m. CST (5 p.m. EST). The conference call will be led by Daniel Hamburger, president and chief executive officer; Tim Wiggins, chief financial officer; and Patrick Unzicker, vice president of finance.


DeVry University Named Exclusive Educational Provider to Perkins & Marie Callender's Employees and Their Families


DeVry University Professor Selected to Help Improve American Studies at Pakistani University


DeVry University Appoints Joe Mozden as Vice President of Workforce Solutions
DOWNERS GROVE, Ill., December 17, 2015 - DeVry University today announced the appointment of Joe Mozden as vice president of workforce solutions. In this new role, Mozden will identify how the university can best prepare its graduates for today's most pressing workforce challenges. In addition, Mozden will be responsible for developing a portfolio of services that will help the university's employer partners improve their teams' performance through employee engagement, staff development and talent acquisition.


DeVry Group Authorizes Ninth Share Repurchase Program
DOWNERS GROVE, Ill., December 15, 2015 - DeVry Education Group (NYSE: DV), a global provider of educational services, today announced that its board of directors approved its ninth share repurchase program, which allows DeVry Group to repurchase up to $100 million of its common stock through Dec. 31, 2017.


DeVry Brasil Acquires Ibmec Group
DOWNERS GROVE, Ill., December 15, 2015 - DeVry Education Group (NYSE: DV), a global provider of educational services, today announced that DeVry Brasil has acquired 96.4 percent of Grupo Ibmec Educacional S.A. (Ibmec), for a proportional enterprise value of R$699 million, subject to closing adjustments. Ibmec operates campuses located in Rio de Janeiro, Brasilia and Belo Horizonte, and in Campinas, where it operates under the name Metrocamp. A nationally recognized educational institution, Ibmec has been widely-known for its academic excellence for more than 40 years, and it currently serves nearly 15,000 undergraduate and graduate students onsite and online throughout Brazil.


DeVry University Offers ICD-10 Course to Prepare Students for New Government-Mandated Health Care Coding System


DeVry University and Lyft Team Up to Provide Education Opportunities to Drivers
DOWNERS GROVE, Ill., November 11, 2015 - DeVry University announced a new partnership with Lyft – one of the nation's leading ridesharing platforms. The agreement is expected to provide drivers on the Lyft platform and Lyft employees with access to DeVry's career-oriented certificate, bachelor's and master's degree programs with a group tuition rate, to help them achieve their educational and career goals.


DeVry Education Group Declares Semi-Annual Dividend
DOWNERS GROVE, Ill., November 05, 2015 - DeVry Education Group (NYSE:DV), a global provider of educational services, announced today that its board of directors declared a semi-annual dividend payment of $0.18 per share. The payment will be made Wednesday, Dec. 23, to common stockholders of record as of Friday, Dec. 4, 2015.


Virginia Student Veterans Awarded Grant to Develop New Veterans Center at DeVry University


DeVry University Appoints Chayse Slovinski as Campus Director of Cleveland Metro


DeVry Education Group Announces First-Quarter 2016 Results
DOWNERS GROVE, Ill., October 22, 2015 - DeVry Education Group (NYSE:DV), a global provider of educational services, today reported academic, operational and financial results for its fiscal 2016 first quarter ended Sept. 30, 2015. DeVry Group also reported enrollment results at DeVry Medical International, Chamberlain College of Nursing, Carrington College, DeVry Brasil, and DeVry University and its Keller Graduate School of Management.


DeVry University Professor Selected to Join Prestigious Fulbright Commission Committee
DOWNERS GROVE, Ill., October 12, 2015 - Abhay Ghiara, a professor in the College of Liberal Arts and Sciences at DeVry University's Fremont campus and a former Fulbright Scholar, was recently selected to join the Fulbright Commission's Peer Review Committee in New Delhi, India, one of only 49 commissions worldwide.


DeVry University Professor Displays Compassionate Gesture
Professor Joel Bunkowske left a student in tears with a simple act of empathy 


DeVry University Hosts First Veterans-Only Virtual Career Fair


DeVry Education Group Hosts Investor Day and Provides Preliminary Enrollment Outlook for September
DOWNERS GROVE, Ill., September 16, 2015 - DeVry Education Group (NYSE:DV), a global provider of educational services, announced today its preliminary outlook for September enrollment as part of its Investor Day event. The event is being held at the co-located campus of Chamberlain College of Nursing and DeVry University, located at 3300 N. Campbell Ave. in Chicago. DeVry Group provided the following preliminary update to September enrollments:


DeVry University Appoints San Antonio Metro President Brian Silver


DeVry University Appoints Ivonna Edkins Los Angeles West Metro President


DeVry University Appoints Brian Porter Los Angeles East Metro President


Successful Job Seekers Reveal Job Search Strategies
The 2015 Career Advisory Board Successful Job Seekers research investigates the critical factors and personal traits job seekers feel contributed most to their success in finding employment.


DeVry University Recognizes Senior Project Showdown Winners
Students recognized for creating innovative solutions with real-world applications.


DeVry University Senior Project Showdown Winners Recognized for Creating Innovative Solutions with Real-World Applications
DOWNERS GROVE, Ill. - DeVry University today congratulates the finalists and winning team of its third annual Senior Project Showdown, a national competition in which DeVry University undergraduates show off their senior projects and media portfolios, and the University’s Keller Graduate School of Management students present their capstone projects.


Pro Football Legends Announces Scholarships for Former Players & Family Members to Attend DeVry University
MOUNT LAUREL, N.J. – Pro Football Legends announced today that one former NFL player and one dependent of a former NFL player will each earn $2,500 educational scholarships to attend DeVry University, the exclusive education provider of Pro Football Legends.


DeVry University and Connections Education Partner to Provide High School Students College Level Courses at No Cost
DOWNERS GROVE, Ill., BALTIMORE, Md. – DeVry University and Connections Education today announced a partnership to offer college courses at no cost to high school students attending International Connections Academy (iNaCA), an accredited, online private school serving students in grades K-12 worldwide.


DeVry University Releases Third Edition of Journal of Scholarly Research
DOWNERS GROVE, Ill., July 10, 2015 - DeVry University today released the Spring 2015 issue of its Journal of Scholarly Research, a compendium of academic research written by university faculty members. This issue marks the third installment of the journal, which is published biannually in June and December.


DeVry University and Keller Graduate School of Management Alumnus Featured in Grove City Record
For Tim Bartsch, his children's habit of leaning back in their chairs at home finally reached the tipping point. The Grove City resident has four children -- two teenagers and two ages 5 and 3. As he thought about a possible project for his graduate business marketing class at DeVry University, Bartsch said he began to take the idea seriously. 


Survey Reveals Most Small-Business Owners Plan to Hire a Cybersecurity Professional Within the Next Year
DOWNERS GROVE, Ill. – June 10, 2015 – High-profile cybersecurity breaches at major retailers and other businesses have ignited consumer fears about data theft and spurred companies to strengthen their data security and protection. New research shows that while small-business owners remain largely unprepared to withstand cyberattacks today, many are already planning to invest in new or enhanced security measures to protect their customers, according to a survey commissioned by DeVry University. 


DeVry University Appoints Gregory Pace San Diego Metro President
DOWNERS GROVE, Ill. – May 11, 2015 – DeVry University recently announced the appointment of Gregory Pace as president of the San Diego campus in California. Pace will provide executive leadership at the university’s San Diego metro.


A Career in Accounting Can Really Add Up
DOWNERS GROVE, Ill., April 07, 2015 - The digital age and a growing global economy have created a need for new types of accounting career paths than most people realize, according to a survey commissioned by DeVry University. The survey sheds light on the evolving, dynamic world of accounting and the need to attract the right talent to the field.


DeVry University Appoints Anthony Spano Phoenix Metro President
DOWNERS GROVE, Ill. – May 4, 2015 – DeVry University recently announced the appointment of Anthony Spano as president of the Phoenix campus in Arizona. Spano will provide executive leadership at the university’s Phoenix, Glendale and Mesa locations (collectively known as the Phoenix metro).


DeVry University Appoints Amy King Addison Metro President
DOWNERS GROVE, Ill. – May 4, 2015 – DeVry University recently announced the appointment of Amy King as president of the Addison campus in Illinois. King will provide executive leadership at the university’s Addison campus, Downers Grove, Elgin and Naperville locations (collectively known as the Addison metro).


Three DeVry University Campuses Ranked in Top 100 for Best Return on Investment by PayScale, Inc.
DOWNERS GROVE, Ill., May 03, 2013 - Three DeVry University campuses ranked on the top 100 list of PayScale, Inc.’s annual College Return on Investment (ROI) Report. DeVry University’s North Brunswick, N.J. (74th); Westminster, Colo. (75th); and Columbus, Ohio (79th) campuses were each included among the top 100 out of 1,060 schools evaluated. This marks the first year private-sector universities have been included since the inception of the report.


Federal Way Students Build Company, Win National Titles in Information Technology
Derek Miller and Isaac Lomeli are more than information technology (IT) students at DeVry University – they are IT entrepreneurs.In 2012, Miller and Lomeli, both seniors, founded Technology Entrepreneurship Development Group (TEDG) to provide IT support to William Factory, a small business incubator in Tacoma, Wash. The group, now a force of nearly a dozen students from Puget Sound area colleges, is supporting other local small businesses, not-for-profits and educational institutions, all for the love of IT and bridging the gap between the classroom and business.


DeVry University Congratulates Its Student Athletes on Making Team USA
DOWNERS GROVE, Ill., January 27, 2014 - DeVry University congratulates its roster of student athletes who were recently named to Team USA and will compete in the Sochi 2014 Olympic Winter Games next month. Those 15 student athletes, their sport and degree program are as follows:


"Big Bang Theory" Star Mayim Bialik Encourages High School Girls to Pursue STEM During DeVry University’s National HerWorld® Month
DOWNERS GROVE, Ill., March 03, 2014 - Mayim Bialik, star of CBS’s “The Big Bang Theory,” will again partner as spokesperson for DeVry University’s National HerWorld® Month, an annual initiative to spark high school girls’ interest in careers in science, technology, engineering, and math (STEM). Nearly 8 million jobs will be available in STEM-related fields by 2020,1 yet women comprise only 24 percent of the STEM workforce.2 HerWorld helps prepare the next generation of female graduates for these opportunities by introducing them to successful women in STEM careers.


DeVry University Students Recognized for Innovative Ideas and Solutions to Real-World Challenges
DOWNERS GROVE, Ill., October 01, 2014 - DeVry University today congratulates the finalists and winning team of its second annual Senior Project Showdown, a national competition of DeVry University’s senior projects and media portfolios, and its Keller Graduate School of Management’s capstone projects.


Go for Your Goals - Huffington Post's Mickey Goodman Highlights DeVry University's HerWorld Program and How It Aims to Empower Young Women to Reach Their Career Aspirations
Wanted: Young women for careers in science, technology, engineering and mathSoccer great Mia Hamm has never been accused of being an underachiever. Sixteen years after winning Gold at the 1996 Olympics, the busy mother of twin girls and a new baby boy is still promoting her sport, speaking out for young women and running a non-profit.As DeVry University's 2012 spokesperson during National HerWorld Month, the three-time Olympic medalist and two-time World Cup soccer champion is on a mission to empower high school girls to "go for their goals." The month-long program is designed to attract young women to science, technology, engineering and math (STEM) careers that they have been discouraged from pursuing.


Preparation key to college and career success
The 2010 Bureau of Labor Statistics report "Education Pays..." illustrates that higher earnings and lower unemployment rates are often reported among bachelor's degree holders, compared to those with only a high school diploma. The 2010 median weekly earnings for bachelor's degree holders was $1,038, compared to just $626 for those with only a high school diploma.


Calgarians See Stereotypes as Primary Cause of Gender Gap in the Science, Technology and Engineering Workforce
CALGARY, AB – March 13, 2011: According to a recent survey commissioned by DeVry Institute of Technology, seven in 10 Calgarians perceive a gender gap in the science, technology and engineering employment sectors. The same gap is also perceived in the post-secondary programs providing training for these careers.


Olympic Champion Mia Hamm and DeVry University Host National HerWorld® Month to Empower High School Women to Prepare for College and Reach their Career Aspirations
DOWNERS GROVE, Ill., March 01, 2012 - It is estimated that by 2020 nearly two thirds of high-skilled, high-paying jobs in America will go unfilled due to lack of qualified candidates1, a situation that is compounded as more than half of college presidents say students arrive at college less prepared than a decade ago2. To raise awareness of this issue, Olympic gold medalist Mia Hamm, U.S. Olympic and Paralympic athletes and hopefuls through 2016, and DeVry University corporate partners are teaming with DeVry University for National HerWorld month this March to inspire young women across the country to reach their full potential.


Private Colleges Seen as Growing Alternative to State System
With the unemployment rate at 12.7 percent in Long Beach, access to higher education is more vital than ever, according to local economists and education experts who emphasize that the chance of attaining a well-paid career significantly increases with educational background. But, as impacted public universities turn away students and community colleges scale back courses due to the state’s budget crisis, one might be wondering: what are the alternatives?


Master's degrees help educators navigate changing roles
Education is the second largest industry in the United States, and nearly everyone is impacted by its professionals in some way.Unfortunately, budget cuts have forced many states to cut faculty size and increase classroom size in K-12 schools. These changes have put educators under increased pressure to meet new demands while also staying abreast of evolving industry trends and regulations. 


Wake Forest University Students Use Becker’s CPA Exam Review In Achieving Highest CPA Exam Pass Rate in the Nation
DOWNERS GROVE, Ill., January 24, 2012 - Becker Professional Education, today announced that students of its partner, Wake Forest University, Winston Salem, N.C. achieved the highest pass rate in the nation on the CPA Exam among candidates from nearly 2,000 colleges and universities. Since Wake Forest University began offering Becker’s CPA Exam Review course in 1997, they have earned the top ranking nine times, more than any other university in the country.


Solutions to U.S. Workforce Employment Skills Gap is the Focus of National Open House Events Hosted by DeVry University
DOWNERS GROVE, Ill., January 13, 2012 - According to a recent survey of the Inc. 500 (a group of the fastest-growing companies in the United States), 96 percent said they plan to add employees in 2012. Additionally, 41 percent of the companies surveyed indicated that they expect to hire more than 20 people in the next year.1 Yet, 40 percent of these companies report the biggest impediment to growing their companies was “finding qualified people.”


Decatur High School girls win national contest and visit from actress and best-selling author Danica McKellar
Five Decatur High School girls won a national competition sponsored by DeVry University’s HerWorld Program. The contest challenged high school junior and senior girls across the country to invent a new use for existing products. 


Portable Vietnam Veterans Memorial Wall makes stop in Miramar
When Tom and Dee Twigg created their first portable Vietnam Veterans Memorial Wall, they didn't expect that more than a decade later, they'd be traveling around the country with it."I had no idea we'd be here," said Tom Twigg, a Vietnam veteran who lives in St. Cloud.Several walls later, the Twiggs are on tour across the country, with their most recent stop bringing them to DeVry University's Miramar campus. 


DeVry brings university classes to Lynnwood
Last month, Economic Alliance Snohomish County hosted an official grand opening and ribbon cutting for the new DeVry University in Lynnwood. It is the first DeVry campus in the county and the third in the Puget Sound region. 


Rep. Jan Schakowsky, Academic Experts Address the Importance of Women in STEM Fields
CHICAGO, December 12, 2011 - U.S. Rep. Jan Schakowsky, D-Ill., today joined academic experts from DeVry University, University of Illinois at Chicago and University of Notre Dame for a panel discussion on the importance of women pursuing education and careers in science, technology, engineering and math (STEM).


Ecology and Technology: Jobs in the Green IT Industry
The demand for green IT workers -- including designers, engineers, installers, manufacturers, managers and recyclers -- is growing. "We refer to 'green IT' as 'efficient IT,' because the industry is quite some ways from having zero negative impact on the natural environment," said EMC's Kathrin Winkler. "More efficiency means better use of capital and reducing operating expenses." 


U.S. Department of Commerce Honors DeVry University for International Student Recruitment Efforts
DOWNERS GROVE, Ill., November 10, 2011 - DeVry University, one of the largest, private sector universities in North America, with more than 90,000 students enrolled in the United States and Canada, was presented today with the U.S. Commerce Department’s Export Achievement Certificate. This award, which recognizes U.S. businesses and educational organizations that have benefited from the export services of the Department’s U.S. Commercial Service, was presented to DeVry University for its international student recruitment efforts.


Fighting Crime With Digital DNA
DNA evidence is widely accepted in courtrooms. And now, so is our "Digital DNA" -- those trace zeroes and ones we leave behind on computer systems, in our smartphones, beneath the hoods of our cars and more.


United States Olympic Committee names DeVry Inc. as an official education provider
COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. & DOWNERS GROVE, Ill., November 30, 2011 - The United States Olympic Committee announced today that DeVry Inc., a global provider of educational services, has been named an official education provider of Team USA. As part of the agreement, initially DeVry University and its Keller Graduate School of Management will provide higher education opportunities at undergraduate and graduate levels, including scholarships and a dedicated DeVry staff, for U.S. Olympic and Paralympic athletes and training hopefuls through 2016. In subsequent years, DeVry will have the opportunity to offer the athletes scholarship opportunities to attend its other institutions.


DeVry University Appoints Dr. Brian D. Bethune as National Dean of College of Media Arts & Technology
DOWNERS GROVE, Ill., December 01, 2011 - DeVry University, one of the largest, private sector universities in North America, with more than 90,000 students enrolled in the United States and Canada, announced today the appointment of Brian D. Bethune, Ph.D., as national dean of its College of Media Arts & Technology. As national dean, Dr. Bethune will provide leadership and oversight, establishing the direction of degree programs and managing curriculum and course development.


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