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


    High School Educators!

    Group Tours

    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



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