DeVry University (Tinley Park): Narrative Description

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18624 West Creek Dr.
Tinley Park, IL 60477
Tel: (708)342-3300; 877-305-8184
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Proprietary, comprehensive, coed. Part of DeVry University. Awards associate, bachelor's, and master's degrees. Founded 2000. Setting: 12-acre suburban campus. Total enrollment: 1,238. Faculty: 91 (35 full-time, 56 part-time). Student-undergrad faculty ratio is 18:1. Academic areas with the most degrees conferred: computer/information sciences; engineering/engineering technologies; business/marketing. Calendar: semesters. Academic remediation for entering students, services for LD students, advanced placement, accelerated degree program, distance learning, summer session for credit, part-time degree program, adult/continuing education programs, co-op programs.

Entrance Requirements:

Options: electronic application, deferred admission, international baccalaureate accepted. Required: high school transcript, interview. Recommended: SAT or ACT, CPT. Entrance: minimally difficult. Application deadline: Rolling.

Costs Per Year:

Application fee: $50. One-time mandatory fee: $40. Tuition: $11,330 full-time, $415 per credit part-time. Mandatory fees: $250 full-time, $75 per term part-time. Full-time tuition and fees vary according to course load. Part-time tuition and fees vary according to course load.

Collegiate Environment:

Orientation program. Social organizations: 6 open to all. Most popular organizations: Institute of Electrical and Electronic Engineers (IEEE), Student Leadership, Hash Bang Slash, OGRE. Major annual event: Anniversary Celebration. Campus security: 24-hour emergency response devices, late night transport-escort service, lighted pathways/sidewalks, security patrols. College housing not available. Learning Resource Center with 17,500 books, 82 serials, 476 audiovisual materials, an OPAC, and a Web page. 504 computers available on campus for general student use. Computer purchase/lease plans available. A campuswide network can be accessed from off-campus. Staffed computer lab on campus.

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