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Good School, Good Benefits

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Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
Current Employee - Anonymous Employee

I have been working at DeVry University full-time (more than 10 years)

Pros

Besides 401k matching you also get the benefit of almost free education. I was able to complete an MBA. Benefit is also for family members.

Good company and thoughtful senior management.

Cons

Communiion from direct managers could be better. Touugh economy has made it difficult, cuts have had to be made and that always makes it challenging.

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  1. Lab Manager

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    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee

    I worked at DeVry University full-time

    Pros

    Devry is a good environment to work in look to improve company through trainings, internal reorganizations, and process changes. The university has made many decisions to keep the company’s profits steady in a declining market segment. Services and systems have been designed to help the student self-register and track progression. Process changes have been implemented to build uniformity across campuses and online education within the Devry system.

    Cons

    Devry has built their name by providing hands on cutting edge education which has been watered down due to the globalization of their education philosophy and online education focus. By online becoming a focal point, the local campus education is no longer cutting edge. The process of education has become upper level management making local level management decision without understanding the local campus needs. The end product (education) has suffered a major downgrade which directly has effected student population, employee morale, and overall reputation.

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    Remember the foundation of Devry education by providing cutting edge technology coursework and become one university without losing what has made Devry standout and grow -- quality relevant hands on cutting edge education.

  2. Mixed bag

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    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee

    I worked at DeVry University full-time (more than 5 years)

    Pros

    Flexible work schedule, depending on your position. Good, hard-working colleagues. Good benefits and salary.

    Cons

    Lack of communication. Lack of professionalism (this varies by department). Bureaucracy can somtetimes be frustrating.

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    Listen better to your employees. Treat all with respect.

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