Care to take a guess how much unmanageable and unrecoverable debt that DeVry students currently have? These data are from 2014--7 years ago. https://www.highereducationinquirer.org/2021/11/more-transparency-about-student-debt.html
This is a master thread about DeVry Education layoffs? Any chatter, news or rumors?
Substantial Misrepresentations An institution that commits substantial misrepresentations is not administratively capable and ED should not deem it “qualified” for Title IV participation. Loans made to students at schools that commit substantial... — read more
"The Federal Trade Commission this morning announced a new initiative to combat deceptive and unfair practices in the for-profit higher education industry. At a press conference, FTC Commissioner Rohit Chopra and Bureau of Consumer Protection... — read more
"If you want to pay more and get less go to a for-profit school like DeVry, the University of Phoenix, or Purdue Global." https://www.chronicle.com/article/the-great-masters-degree-swindle
When I left three years ago I was convinced this place would be gone within a year. To see that it's still up and running is a shock, to put it mildly. All I can say is that I feel sorry for the people who are still there. I can't imagine having to... — read more
Student loan default is a traumatic, stigmatizing experience. Because of that, many working people keep the pain of their student loan problems to themselves. Can you feel it? Do you feel any guilt at all... — read more
Man, I must admit. Life has been very different since I left this company. Different for the better. Disclaimer: I left willingly and was damn good at my job in admissions. So good, I was making over 100K to just make dials and enroll students... — read more
What kind of strategies could help DeVry improve in performance?
What a relief after I left here a few months ago. What is the Trolling like now compared to what it was half a year ago, are there any improvements? No matter what, I would love to hear that there are improvements, if anything because of people who... — read more
Some guy from DeVry appeared today at the Negotiated Regulations Hearings today. I heard every word but could not figure out what he was asking for.
What a relief after I left here a few months ago. What is the atmosphere like now compared to what it was half a year ago, are there any improvements? No matter what, I would love to hear that there are improvements, if anything because of people who... — read more
"According to Chicago attorney Andrew Stoltmann who tried the case "DeVry's marketing message targeted students like the Claimant in this matter, who was an African American student. We alleged DeVry actively targeted minorities with misleading and... — read more
How does this make you feel? http://collegemeltdown.blogspot.com/2020/11/a-letter-to-us-department-of-education.html
Does anyone know exactly what the relationship is between DeVry and Cogswell and why they are feeding off our resources?
The calls from DeVry Admissions.... were coming from inside the house.....
Will there be more cuts or are we at the point when they literally can't lay off anybody else and continue to operate?
Quite a coup. https://www.businesswire.com/news/home/20210223005779/en/Perkins-Renews-Exclusive-Education-Partnership-with-DeVry-University
Don't let some c-appy corporate company make money off you. Quit. Leave. You know it's wrong.
This is a generic discussion thread to capture comments about potential DeVry Education Layoffs 2021? Any news or rumors?
Looks like someone got politically butthurt by the last version of this question—which wasn’t intended to be political (much), so let’s rephrase it without mentioning he-who-apparently-must-not be-named. In your opinion, which educational ventures... — read more
Did the annual reviews take place yet? If so, were you happy with the results?
Nothing to say?
Cogswell has been going through major layoffs for five years straight. Their current enrollment is under 500 students. Closer to 450. What a joke.
I graduated in 2016 with a Bachelors Business Administration. I was already working in a position prior to enrolling at DeVry. And when I tried to get help, I got generic service to participate in generic workshops and webinars. And then sent to a... — read more
Have the annual reviews begun?
What kind of numbers are there at the DeVry campuses? ED reports are two years old.
Does anyone have the latest email on the return to campuses or offices?
Haven’t heard anything about DeVry in the news, nor any feedback on how courses are going, especially with online. Any opinions or real world experience?
According to the FSA of Department of Education , DeVry is still on HCM1, Heightened Cash Monitoring for Financial Reasons: https://studentaid.gov/data-center/school/hcm Click on the latest excel sheet download (March 2020) toward the bottom of... — read more
Why is DeVry hanging on to the campuses at this point? Is it access to a handful of state aid eligible students and promising higher MAH payments to veterans? It seems like an awfully expensive way of simply maintaining "presence" when almost nothing... — read more
Is this true? https://topclassactions.com/lawsuit-settlements/education/891318-devry-university-class-action-challenges-90-placement-claim/ In 2016, the false nature of DeVry’s claims was reportedly revealed to the public. However, by this... — read more
https://www.prnewswire.com/news-releases/stoltmann-law-offices-encourages-devry-and-keller-victims-to-consider-all-legal-options-301065272.html A tentative class action settlement was reached by DeVry University Inc. ("DeVry") and Keller Graduate... — read more
Is DeVryWorks still around? VP Mozden is off the leadership list on the website so it looks like he was included in the latest round of cuts.
According to MoneyInc.com, “DeVry University is located in Illinois, and we've included it as the worst college in America for 2019 because of the fact that only 29 percent of students who enroll actually graduate. The average debt for those who do... — read more
Cogswell is in a contract with DeVry only to get operational cashflow. The plan is to phase out campuses but still collect on FA from the government. This is what happens. Check out the Cogswell Lay Off Site : https://www.thelayoff.com/cpc... — read more
Serious question: Do you think DeVry ever gets tired of their regular rounds of layoffs? A healthy chunk of their leadership team is gone— Assoc Provost, VP, Group Presidents... what next? The amount of instability with talent at DeVry is... — read more
Rollins College announced a 15% across the board personnel cut due to Covid-19. This applies to all departments, including open positions. Approximately 100 of the 750 employees are affected. Also the President and the leadership team are taking... — read more
Amazing how course shells for adjuncts are set up with a student placeholder months ahead, the student is then eliminated closer to session and then course is finally cancelled yet the expectation is for adjunct faculty to train, set up course and... — read more