Devry University News DeVry University Announces Plans to Open Second Tampa Location
October 30, 2006 — Orlando, Florida — DeVry University announced today it intends to open a second location in Tampa at 6700 Lakeview Center Dr., Suite 150 in January 2007. This location will provide even more Central Florida residents with access to higher education and further demonstrates the institution's ongoing commitment to the Central Florida region. DeVry opened its first Tampa location at 3030 North Rocky Point Drive West in 1998, and its first Orlando campus at 4000 Millenia Blvd. in 2000.
“DeVry University prepares students to succeed in our global knowledge economy in which technology and business are interdependent. We look forward to our expanded role in helping prepare the highly-skilled workforce that Central Florida businesses need,” said Steve Brown, president of DeVry University/Central Florida.
DeVry University will offer bachelor's degree programs in business administration, and technical management at its new Tampa location, as well as master's degree programs through its Keller Graduate School of Management, including accounting and financial management, business administration, human resource management, information systems management, network and communications management, project management and public administration. DeVry University will also offer an associate degree program in electronics and computer technology.
“Tampa Bay's diverse economy has matured into one of the leading job generators in this country, while our enviable quality of life continues to attract wealth and investment,” said Stuart Rogel, president and CEO of the Tampa Bay Partnership. “Higher education institutions, like DeVry University, play an important role in the economic health of the Tampa Bay community by graduating the skilled and knowledgeable workers necessary to maintain and grow local businesses”
Students enrolling at DeVry University's new Tampa location will receive personalized instruction in classes with a low student-to-faculty ratio. Additionally, students will have the option to combine online coursework with classroom learning to best manage their professional and personal life, while seeking to advance or start their career.
To learn more about classes offered at DeVry University's new Tampa location, call (813) 288-8994 or visit www.devry.edu.
Celebrating 75 years as one of the largest degree-granting higher education systems in North America, DeVry University provides high-quality, career-oriented associate, bachelor's and master's degree programs in technology, healthcare technology, business and management. Approximately 46,000 students are enrolled at its 81 locations in 23 states and Canada, as well as through DeVry University Online. DeVry University is accredited by The Higher Learning Commission and is a member of the North Central Association (NCA). DeVry University, a division of DeVry Inc. (NYSE:DV), is based in Oakbrook Terrace, Ill. For more information about DeVry University, visit http://www.devry.edu.
Source: Devry University