DeVry University Appoints Scarlett Howery as its Columbus Metro President

Scarlett Howery appointed DeVry Columbus metro President

COLUMBUS, Ohio, September 13, 2011 - DeVry University has announced the appointment of Scarlett Howery as president of its Columbus, Ohio metro. Howery was previously the campus director for DeVry University in Cleveland.

In her new position, Howery will be responsible for supporting DeVry University's mission to foster student learning through high-quality, career-oriented degree programs, integrating technology, business and management across the Columbus metropolitan area. DeVry University’s Columbus metro comprises three locations: Columbus Campus, Columbus North Center and Cleveland South Center.

"I am proud to be expanding my work with the outstanding faculty and staff at DeVry University," said Howery. "As I begin this new endeavor, I look forward to continuing to help students access the education and skills training to prepare them for today's most in-demand careers."

Howery earned her bachelor's degree in advertising from Michigan State University and a Master of Business Administration from DeVry University’s Keller Graduate School of Management.

About DeVry University

Founded in 1931, DeVry University is one of the largest, private sector universities in North America, with more than 90,000 students enrolled in the United States and Canada. The university’s mission is to foster student learning through high-quality, career-oriented education integrating technology, business, science and the arts. With more than 90 locations, DeVry University delivers practitioner-oriented undergraduate and graduate degree programs onsite and online that meet the needs of a diverse and geographically dispersed student population. Home to five colleges of study, including Business & Management, Engineering & Information Sciences, Health Sciences, Liberal Arts & Sciences, and Media Arts & Technology, DeVry University’s outstanding faculty members, work in the fields that they teach, providing students with real-world experiences that prepare them for high-growth careers.

DeVry University is institutionally accredited by The Higher Learning Commission of the North Central Association of Colleges and Schools, DeVry University, a part of DeVry Inc. (NYSE: DV), is based in Downers Grove, Ill. For more information about DeVry University, find us on Twitter @DeVryUniv, Facebook /DEVRYUNIVERSITY or visit



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