DeVry University is an accredited institution of higher learning that provides undergraduate and master's degree programs on physical campuses as well as through its online education programs.
DeVry offers online degree programs in five colleges: Business and Management, Engineering and Information Sciences, Health Sciences, Liberal Arts and Sciences, and Media Arts and Technology. In addition, it has 85 campuses and learning centers in North America where you can attend class if you prefer the traditional learning approach.
This school's online courses are divided into six eight-week sessions per year, which means once you are admitted, you have considerable flexibility as far as scheduling and when you take your studies. Since online classes are available throughout the year, it is possible to get a bachelor's degree in three years if you choose to attend full time.
This university is regionally accredited by the Higher Learning Commission and is a member of the North Central Association. DeVry offers bachelor's and master's online degree programs from five colleges under the university umbrella, as well as a variety of certifications. The Keller Graduate School of Management offers 19 areas of concentration in its MBA program, as well as specialized MBA degree programs and graduate certificates.
Tuition for online classes at this online school depends on the area of study you select. An undergraduate degree in business administration requires 124 credit hours and costs $71,856 in tuition. An undergraduate degree in engineering takes 139 credit hours to complete at a cost of $91,253.
Your tuition costs vary depending on a number of factors. If you take between one and seven credit hours per eight-week session, it costs $609 per hour. The cost drops to $365 per credit hour if you take eight hours or more. The online courses typically involve two, three or four credit hours each. Textbooks, supplies and specialized equipment are not included in the cost of tuition.
Financial assistance is available to offset costs for your education at this university. DeVry says 90 percent of its students receive some sort of financial aid. This online school offers more than $75 million yearly in its own scholarships and grants. You also can apply for government grants, outside scholarships and financial aid from the private sector. In addition, this online university offers reduced tuition to anyone serving in the U.S. military and waives the student application fee.