When you earn your degree from DeVry University, you're backed by a school with over 85 years of experience in providing technology- and business-based higher education from an accredited university. In addition, DeVry University's hands-on degree programs and flexible distance learning options provide the skills and convenience you want.
In the United States, current or prospective students may review information regarding accreditation, approvals, and licensing by contacting the chief location administrator.
HLC is a regional agency that accredits U.S. colleges and universities at the institutional level; and is recognized by both the U.S. Department of Education and the Council for Higher Education Accreditation. Accreditation provides assurance to the public and to prospective students that standards of quality have been met.
DeVry University is a member of the Council for Higher Education Accreditation, a national advocate and institutional voice for self-regulation of academic quality through accreditation. CHEA, an association of 3,000 degree-granting colleges and universities, recognizes 60 institutional and programmatic accrediting organizations.
In addition to DeVry's status as an accredited university, some programs are also accredited.
The following DeVry University programs have achieved voluntary accreditation from the Accreditation Council for Business Schools and Programs (ACBSP, www.acbsp.org), demonstrating that they have met standards of business education that promote teaching excellence:
The ACBSP has also granted specialized accounting accreditation to the following established DeVry University degree programs: Bachelor of Science in Accounting; Bachelor of Science in Business Administration with a specialization in accounting; Bachelor of Science in Technical Management with a specialization in accounting.
Note: The Bachelor of Science in Management program is not accredited by ACBSP. DeVry will seek accreditation for this program when appropriate in accordance with ACBSP procedures. Future accreditation is not guaranteed.
DeVry University's Business Administration program, when completed with a project management major/concentration, is accredited by the Project Management Institute's Global Accreditation Center, as is the Technical Management program, when completed with a project management technical specialty. More information on this accreditation is available via www.pmi.org.
The following programs, at the following locations, are accredited by the Engineering Technology Accreditation Commission of ABET (ETAC of ABET), www.abet.org.
The following programs, at the following locations, are accredited by the Commission on Accreditation for Health Informatics and Information Management Education (CAHIIM), www.cahiim.org:
The most recent information on CAHIIM accreditation is available at www.devry.edu.
The Society for Human Resource Management has acknowledged that the following programs fully align with SHRMs HR Curriculum Guidebook and Templates: Business Administration, with human resource management major/concentration; Management, with human resource management concentration; Technical Management, with human resource management technical specialty. More information about SHRM is available via www.shrm.org.
The Baccalaureate Clinical Laboratory Science program, offered at DeVry University's Phoenix campus, is accredited by the National Accrediting Agency for Clinical Laboratory Sciences (NAACLS, 5600 N. River Road, Suite 720, Rosemont, IL 60018, 773-714-8880, www.naacls.org). Click here for Program Student Outcomes for Program Student Outcomes.
Note: In New York State, DeVry University operates as DeVry College of New York.
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DeVry has been issued an exemption by the Alaska Commission on Postsecondary Education. DeVry’s programs are exempt from authorization under AS 14.48 and 20 AAC 17.015 because the programs are online or distance delivered and do not have a physical presence in the state.
DeVry is authorized to operate and grant degrees by the Arizona State Board for Private Postsecondary Education, 1400 West Washington, Phoenix 85007, 602-542-5709.
This institution is a private institution approved to operate by the California Bureau for Private Postsecondary Education. Approval to operate means the institution is compliant with the minimum standards contained in the California Private Postsecondary Education Act of 2009 (as amended) and Division 7.5 of Title 5 of the California Code of Regulations. For additional information please visit the bureau's Internet website at www.bppe.ca.gov.
DeVry is approved to operate by the Colorado Commission on Higher Education, 1290 Broadway, Denver 80203, 303-866-2723.
DeVry is licensed by the Commission for Independent Education, Florida Department of Education. Additional information regarding this institution may be obtained by contacting the Commission at 325 West Gaines Street, Suite 1414, Tallahassee 32399, toll-free telephone number 888-224-6684.
DeVry is authorized under the Nonpublic Postsecondary Educational Institutions Act of 1990, by the Georgia Nonpublic Postsecondary Education Commission, 2082 East Exchange Place, Suite 220, Tucker, GA 30084, 770.414.3300.
DeVry is authorized to operate and grant degrees by the Illinois Board of Higher Education, 1 N. Old State Capitol Plaza, Ste. 333, Springfield 62701, 217.782.3442. To report unresolved complaints to the Illinois Board of Higher Education visit their webpage at http://complaints.ibhe.org.
This institution is authorized by: Indiana Board for Proprietary Education 101 West Ohio Street, Suite 300 Indianapolis, IN 46204-4206.
DeVry University is registered to offer distance education programs in Iowa by the Iowa College Student Aid Commission. Students with concerns or complaints may contact Iowa College Aid at: 877.272.4456, https://www.iowacollegeaid.gov/sdrf-start.
DeVry is approved by the Kansas Board of Regents, 1000 SW Jackson St., Ste. 520, Topeka, 66612, 785.296.3421.
DeVry University is licensed by the Kentucky Council on Postsecondary Education, 1024 Capital Center Drive, Suite 320, Frankfort 40601, 502-573-1555.
DeVry University is currently licensed by the Board of Regents of the State of Louisiana. Licenses are renewed by the State Board of Regents every two years. Licensed institutions have met minimal operational standards set forth by the state, but licensure does not constitute accreditation, guarantee the transferability of credit, nor signify that programs are certifiable by any professional agency or organization.
DeVry University is registered with the Maryland Higher Education Commission, 6 N. Liberty St., 10th Flr., Baltimore 21201, 410-767-3300.
DeVry University is registered as a private institution with the Minnesota Office of Higher Education, 1450 Energy Park Drive, Suite 3502, St. Paul, MN 55108-5227, 800-657-3866, email@example.com, www.ohe.state.mn.us, pursuant to sections 136A.61 to 136A.71. Registration is not an endorsement of the institution. Credits earned at the institution may not transfer to all other institutions.
DeVry is certified to operate by the Missouri Department of Higher Education, 205 Jefferson St., Jefferson City 65102-1469, 573-751-2361.
DeVry is licensed to operate in the state of Nevada by the Nevada Commission on Postsecondary Education, 8778 S. Maryland Parkway #115, Las Vegas, Nevada 89123, 702-486-7330.
Note: The state of Nevada requires students to meet its requirement for study of the Nevada and U.S. constitutions. DeVry’s POLI332 course fulfills this requirement.
DeVry is licensed by the New Jersey Office of the Secretary of Higher Education, P.O. Box 542, Trenton 08625, 609-292-4310.
DeVry has received permission to operate its academic programs in New York from the University of the State of New York Board of Regents/The State Education Department, 89 Washington Avenue, 5 North Mezzanine, Albany 12234, 518-474-2593.
DeVry has been evaluated by the University of North Carolina (910 Raleigh Rd., Chapel Hill 27515, 919.962.4559) and is licensed to conduct higher education degree activity. The School’s guaranty bond for unearned prepaid tuition is on file with the Board of Governors of the University of North Carolina and may be viewed by contacting the Licensing Department at Adtalem Global Education.
DeVry holds Certificate of Authorization by the Ohio Department of Higher Education, 25 South Front Street, Columbus 43215, 614-466-6000.
DeVry University is authorized to offer degree programs by the Oklahoma State Regents for Higher Education, 655 Research Parkway, Suite 200, Oklahoma City, 73104, 405-225-9100.
This school is a unit of a business corporation authorized by the State of Oregon to offer and confer the academic degrees described herein, following a determination that state academic standards will be satisfied under OAR chapter 583, division 30. Inquiries concerning the standards or school compliance may be directed to the Commission 775 Court St NE; Salem, OR 97301.
DeVry is approved and authorized to operate by the Pennsylvania Department of Education, 333 Market Street, Harrisburg 71726, 717-783-9255. In Pennsylvania, instructional hours for all courses scheduled to meet on days falling on recognized holidays will be made up by one or more of the following deemed appropriate by the faculty and approved by the dean of academic affairs: lengthened class sessions, pre-course readings, team projects, group meetings.
DeVry University is licensed by the South Carolina Commission on Higher Education (1122 Lady St., Ste. 300, Columbia, South Carolina, 29201, 803/737-2260). Licensure indicates only that minimum standards have been met; it is not equal to or synonymous with accreditation by an accrediting agency recognized by the U.S. Department of Education.
DeVry University is authorized for operation as a postsecondary educational institution by the Tennessee Higher Education Commission, Parkway Towers, Suite 1900, Nashville 37243, 615-741-5293. This authorization must be renewed each year and is based on an evaluation by minimum standards concerning quality of education, ethical business practices, health and safety, and fiscal responsibility.
Tennessee Legislation SB3789/HB3857 requires postsecondary educational institutions to make the following disclosure:
Credits earned at DeVry University may not transfer to another educational institution*. Credits earned at another educational institution may not be accepted by DeVry University. You should obtain confirmation that DeVry University will accept any credits you have earned at another educational institution before you execute an enrollment contract or agreement. The ability to transfer credits from DeVry University to another educational institution may be very limited. Your credits may not transfer and you may have to repeat courses previously taken at DeVry University if you enroll in another educational institution. You should never assume that credits will transfer to or from any educational institution. It is highly recommended and you are advised to make certain that you know the transfer of credit policy of DeVry University and of any other educational institution you may in the future want to transfer the credits earned at DeVry University before you execute an enrollment contract or agreement.
*Course credits are not guaranteed to transfer to other schools. Acceptance of credits is subject to the receiving institution’s requirements.
In order to view detailed employment statistics and graduation information on the programs offered by DeVry University, please visit https://www.tn.gov/thec/bureaus/student-aid-and-compliance/postsecondary-state-authorization/authorized-institutions-and-data.html.
DeVry is authorized to grant degrees by the Texas Higher Education Coordinating Board, Box 12788, Austin 78711, 512-427-6225, 512-427-6168 fax. Eligibility to sit for the Certified Public Accountant (CPA) exam and be licensed as a CPA in Texas requires CPA applicants to have attended an institution accredited by the Commission on Colleges of the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools (SACS), or by a specialized or professional accrediting organization such as the Accreditation Council for Business Schools and Programs (ACBSP). DeVry University has achieved voluntary accreditation from the ACBSP for certain business programs.
These programs are not approved or regulated by the Texas Workforce Commission.
DeVry is certified to operate by the State Council of Higher Education for Virginia, 101 North 14th Street, Richmond 23219, 804-255-2621. Associate degree programs are considered terminal and credits earned in these programs are generally not applicable to other degrees.
More information on applicability of credits earned in associate degree programs to bachelor’s degree programs is available from DeVry admissions representatives.
DeVry University is authorized by the Washington Student Achievement Council and meets the requirements and minimum educational standards established for degree-granting institutions under the Degree-Granting Institutions Act. This authorization is subject to periodic review and authorizes DeVry University to advertise and recruit for specific degree programs. The Council may be contacted for a list of currently authorized programs. Authorization by the Council does not carry with it an endorsement by the Council of the institution or its programs. Any person desiring information about the requirements of the act or the applicability of those requirements to the institution may contact the Council at P.O. Box 43430, Olympia, WA 98504-3430.
Selected programs of study at DeVry University are approved by the Workforce Training and Education Coordinating Board's State Approving Agency (WTECB/SAA) for enrollment of those eligible to receive benefits under Title 38 and Title 10, USC.
DeVry University does not and will not provide any commission, bonus, or other incentive payment based directly or indirectly on success in securing enrollment or financial aid to any persons or entities engaged in any student recruiting or admissions activities or in making decisions regarding the award of student financial assistance.
The transferability of credits earned at DeVry University is at the discretion of the receiving college, university, or other educational institution. Students considering transferring to any institution should not assume that credits earned in any program of study at DeVry University will be accepted by the receiving institution. Similarly, the ability of a degree, certificate, diploma, or other academic credential earned at DeVry University to satisfy an admission requirement of another institution is at the discretion of the receiving institution. Accreditation does not guarantee credentials or credits earned at DeVry University will be accepted by or transferred to another institution. To minimize the risk of having to repeat coursework, students should contact the receiving institution in advance for evaluation and determination of transferability of credits and/or acceptability of degrees, diplomas, or certificates earned.
DeVry is authorized by the Wisconsin Educational Authorized Board, 201 West Washington Ave., 3rd Flr., Madison 53708, 608-266-1996.
Note: The South Carolina Commission on Higher Education (1333 Main Street, Suite 200, Columbia, South Carolina, 29201, 803/737-2260) licenses DeVry University to enroll students from South Carolina at DeVry's Alpharetta, Chicago, Columbus, Decatur, Ft. Washington, Miramar, Orlando and Phoenix campuses. Licensure indicates only that minimum standards have been met; it is not equal to or synonymous with accreditation by an accrediting agency recognized by the U.S. Department of Education.
In addition, selected programs of study at DeVry University are approved by the Workforce Training and Education Coordinating Board's State Approving Agency (WTECB/SAA) for enrollment of those eligible to receive benefits under Title 38 and Title 10, USC.
DeVry University does not have a pending petition in bankruptcy, is not operating as a debtor in possession, has not filed a petition within the preceding five years, and has not had a petition in bankruptcy filed against it within the preceding five years that resulted in reorganization under Chapter 11 of the United States Bankruptcy Code.
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