High School Programs and Workshops

Below is a listing of free programs designed for high school students to explore different career opportunities and see how DeVry University can help them to meet their educational and career goals.

DeVry Advantage Academy | See information below for class of 2016 registration. Note:   Enrollment for the class of 2015 is closed

DeVry University in partnership with the Chicago Public Schools presents a dual enrollment high school. DeVry Advantage Academy provides qualified students with the opportunity to graduate with both a high school diploma and an associate degree in Network Systems Administration or Web Graphic Design. This opportunity is open to qualified Chicago Public School students who complete their sophomore year by June of each respective year. 

To be eligible to apply to the DeVry Advantage Academy High School, applicants must be:

  • Chicago Public School students who will have completed required 9th and 10th grade courses including PE by the summer of their sophomore year 2014
  • Students with a minimum cumulative grade point average of 2.5 on a 4.0 scale
  • Students with a minimum attendance rate of 90%

Next Steps:

  1. Attend  a Parent/Student Information Session with a parent or guardian
  2. Complete the Advantage Academy application
  3. Meet DeVry University's standard admissions requirements
  4. Demonstrate completion of course prerequisites
  5. Submit a current high school transcript

Information Sessions have ended. If you are interested in being put on a waiting list please call Yul Amerson at 773-697-2216 or e-mail ykamerson@cps.edu for information

    Please provide the following:

    Student's First Name
    Student's Last Name
    Current High School
    High School Graduation Year
    Home Address (include City, State and Zip Code)
    Home Phone Number
    Cell or Alternate Phone Number

    Discover Your Passport2College

    A college education is essential in today's high tech, fast paced world. Our college courses are a great first step toward achieving this goal. If you want to get ahead of your peers - and stay ahead - DeVry University's Passport2College (P2C) is designed for you.

    Passport2College is a "tuition waived" program offered by DeVry University for high school juniors and seniors to earn college credit in business and technology courses. GPA of 2.5 or successfully achieve a standard score on DeVry University's entrance test. 

    Classes are held at DeVry University Chicago Campus, 3300 N. Campbell, Chicago, IL 60618

    For more information please contact Karin Kushino at kkushino@devry.edu or 773-697-2002

    Campus Visit Opportunities

    High School Educators!

    Group Tours on Thursdays:

    Your senior class is invited to preview the DeVry University Chicago Campus. You may bring up to 50 students per visit. You will be treated to a campus tour, DeVry University overview and a hands-on workshop provided by one of the following colleges. Your choice.

    • College of Business and Management
    • College of Engineering and Information Sciences
    • College of Media Arts and Technology
    • College of Health Sciences
    • College of Liberal Arts

    Tours are scheduled for 10:00 AM to 1:00 PM

    To schedule a visit call Karin Kushino at 773-697-2002 or e-mail kkushino@devry.edu

    Individual Tours available by appointment. 
    Book a tour and discover DeVry University. Tours are available by appointment. To make an appointment contact Karin Kushino at 773-697-2002 or kkushino@devry.edu.

    Check back for information on the school year beginning September 2013.

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