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When you earn your degree from DeVry University, you're backed by a school with over 80 years of experience in providing technology- and business-based higher education, and you can enter a competitive job market by earning a degree from an accredited university. DeVry University's hands-on degree programs and flexible distance learning options provide the skills and convenience you want. Our reputation and accredited university status provide the recognition and credentials you need. It's all at DeVry University.
In the United States, current or prospective students may review information regarding accreditation, approvals, and licensing by contacting the chief location administrator.
Institutional Accreditation - Accredited University
DeVry University is accredited by The Higher Learning Commission and is a member of the North Central Association of Colleges and Schools (HLC/NCA), www.ncahlc.org. The University's Keller Graduate School of Management is included in this accreditation.
The HLC is one of eight regional agencies that accredit U.S. colleges and universities at the institutional level; is recognized by both the U.S. Department of Education and the Council for Higher Education Accreditation; and accredits approximately one-third of U.S. regionally accredited public and private institutions. 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.
Programmatic Accreditation and Recognition at an Accredited University
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:
- Associate of Applied Science in Accounting
- Bachelor of Science in Business Administration
- Bachelor of Science in Technical Management
The ACBSP has also granted specialized accounting accreditation to the following established DeVry University degree programs: Bachelor of Science in Business Administration with a specialization in accounting; Bachelor of Science in Technical Management with a specialization in accounting.
The following programs, at the following locations, are accredited by the Engineering Technology Accreditation Commission of ABET (ETAC of ABET), www.abet.org
- Baccalaureate Biomedical Engineering Technology: Addison, Chicago, Columbus, Decatur, Ft. Washington, Fremont, Irving, Midtown Manhattan, Miramar, North Brunswick, Orlando, Phoenix, Tinley Park
- Baccalaureate Computer Engineering Technology: Addison, Alpharetta, Arlington, Chicago, Columbus, Decatur, Federal Way, Ft. Washington, Fremont, Houston, Irving, Kansas City, Long Beach, Midtown Manhattan, Miramar, Orlando, Phoenix, Pomona, Sherman Oaks, Tinley Park, Westminster
- Baccalaureate Electronics Engineering Technology: Addison, Alpharetta, Arlington, Chicago, Columbus, Decatur, Federal Way, Ft. Washington, Fremont, Houston, Irving, Kansas City, Long Beach, Midtown Manhattan, Miramar, New Jersey (North Brunswick, Paramus), Orlando, Phoenix, Pomona, Sacramento, Sherman Oaks, Tinley Park, Westminster
ETAC of ABET requires separate review of each engineering technology program both online and at each physical location. The following programs, offered online, are not accredited by ETAC of ABET: Engineering Technology - Computers, and Engineering Technology - Electronics. DeVry will seek accreditation for these programs when appropriate in accordance with ETAC of ABET procedures. Future accreditation is not guaranteed. The CET and EET programs at DeVry Calgary are not eligible for this accreditation.
The most recent information on ETAC of ABET accreditation is available at each location and at www.devry.edu.
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:
- Associate Health Information Technology: Online, Chicago, Columbus, Decatur, Ft. Washington, Houston, Irving, North Brunswick, Pomona
- Technical Management with Health Information Management Specialty: Online
CAHIIM requires separate review of each eligible program both online and at each physical location; evaluation for accreditation may not be requested until the program at that location is fully operational and future accreditation is not guaranteed. The most recent information on CAHIIM accreditation of a location's HIT program, or of the BSTM program with a technical specialty in Health Information Management, is available from the location and at www.devry.edu.
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 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. DeVry will seek accreditation for this program in Houston when appropriate. Future accreditation is not guaranteed.
The Neurodiagnostic Technology program at the North Brunswick campus is accredited by the Commission on Accreditation of Allied Health Education Programs (CAAHEP) upon the recommendation of the Committee on Accreditation for Education in Neurodiagnostic Technology. (CAAHEP, 1361 Park St., Clearwater, FL 33756, 727.210.2350, www.caahep.org.)
Note: In New York State, DeVry University operates as DeVry College of New York. DeVry University operates as DeVry Institute of Technology in Calgary, Alberta.
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DeVry University offers a variety of associate, bachelor's, and master's degree programs. Within each college, almost every course is offered online. With distance education as an option, you can receive a quality education on your own schedule. Click below for more:
Keller Graduate School of Management is included in this accreditation. In New York, DeVry University operates as DeVry College of New York.
Certified to operate by the State Council of Higher Education for Virginia. DeVry University is authorized for operation by the THEC. www.state.tn.us/thec. Nashville Campus - 3343 Perimeter Hill Dr., Nashville, TN 37211. Program availability varies by location.