DeVry University-Pennsylvania

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School Highlights
  • DeVry University-Pennsylvania serves 1,180 students (32% of students are full-time).
  • The college's student:teacher ratio of 18:1 is lower than the state community college average of 25:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 56% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the state average of 37%.
  • DeVry University-Pennsylvania is one of 6 community colleges within Montgomery County, PA.
  • The nearest community college to DeVry University-Pennsylvania is Antonelli Institute (3.6 miles away).

Top Placements

DeVry University-Pennsylvania places among the top 20% of community colleges in Pennsylvania for:

School Overview

  • The teacher population of 65 teachers has grown by 12% over five years.
DeVry University-Pennsylvania(PA) Community College Avg.
Institution LevelFour or more yearsAt least 2 yrs but < 4 yrs
Institution ControlPrivate, for profitPrivate, non-profit
Total Faculty65 staff25 staff
DeVry University-Pennsylvania Total Faculty (2007-2016)

Student Body

  • The student population of DeVry University-Pennsylvania has declined by 41% over five years.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 has stayed the same over five years.
  • The DeVry University-Pennsylvania diversity score of 0.71 is more than the state average of 0.57. The school's diversity has grown by 12% over five years.
Total Enrollment1,180 students618 students
DeVry University-Pennsylvania Total Enrollment (2007-2016)
Student : Teacher Ratio18:125:1
DeVry University-Pennsylvania Student Staff Ratio (2007-2016)
# Full-Time Students372 students372 students
DeVry University-Pennsylvania Full-Time Students (2007-2016)
# Part-Time Students808 students246 students
DeVry University-Pennsylvania Part-Time Students (2007-2016)
DeVry University-Pennsylvania Enrollment Breakdown PA All Enrollment Breakdown
# Undergraduate Students322 students372 students
# Graduate Students50 students8 students
DeVry University-Pennsylvania Graduation BreakDown PA All Graduation Breakdown
% Asian
6%
2%
DeVry University-Pennsylvania Asian (2007-2016)
% Hispanic
7%
7%
DeVry University-Pennsylvania Hispanic (2007-2016)
% Black
27%
14%
DeVry University-Pennsylvania Black (2007-2016)
% White
44%
63%
DeVry University-Pennsylvania White (2007-2016)
% Two or more races
1%
2%
DeVry University-Pennsylvania More (2011-2016)
% Non Resident races
2%
2%
DeVry University-Pennsylvania Non Resident (2007-2016)
% Unknown races
12%
10%
DeVry University-Pennsylvania Ethnicity Breakdown PA All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown
Diversity Score0.710.57
DeVry University-Pennsylvania Diversity Score (2007-2016)
Average Graduate Earnings (10 Years)$51,500$34,800
DeVry University-Pennsylvania Average and Median Earnings, Disaggregated by Student Subgroups (2008-2013)

Finances and Admission

  • The private state tuition of $16,888 is more than the state average of $16,683. The private state tuition has grown by 11% over four years.
Private State Tuition Fees$16,888$16,683
DeVry University-Pennsylvania In-State Tuition Fees (2007-2016)
% Students Receiving Some Financial Aid100%94%
DeVry University-Pennsylvania % Students Receiving Some Financial Aid (2007-2016)
Median Debt for Graduates$39,007$12,126
DeVry University-Pennsylvania Median debt for students who have completed (2011-2013)
Median Debt for Dropouts$9,500$5,000
DeVry University-Pennsylvania Median debt for students who have not completed (2011-2013)
Acceptance Rate86%84%
DeVry University-Pennsylvania Percent Admitted (2007-2016)
Source: 2016 (or latest year available) IPEDS

Nearby Schools

  • The nearest community college to DeVry University-Pennsylvania is Antonelli Institute (3.6 miles away).
  • College Location Mi. Students
  • Antonelli Institute
    Private, for profit
    188 students | 3.60 Mi300 Montgomery Ave
    Glenside PA  19038
    (215)836-2222
    3.60188
  • Manor College
    Private, non-profit
    858 students | 5.30 Mi700 Fox Chase Rd
    Jenkintown PA  19046
    2158852360
    5.30858
  • 12,805 students | 5.60 Mi340 Dekalb Pike
    Blue Bell PA  19422
    (215)641-6300
    5.6012,805
  • Lansdale School of Business
    Private, for profit
    344 students | 8.20 Mi290 Wissahickon Avenue
    North Wales PA  19454
    (215)699-5700
    8.20344
  • 84 students | 9.30 Mi1761 Bustleton Pike
    Feasterville Trevose PA  19053
    (215)322-0666
    9.3084
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Did You Know?
Montgomery County, PA community colleges have a diversity score of 0.36, which is lower than the national average of 0.65. The most diverse community college in Montgomery County, PA is DeVry University-Pennsylvania. Read more about community college diversity statistics in the USA.