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DeVry University’s Marketing Representations

October 1st, 2019

In July 2019, a class-action lawsuit was filed against DeVry University for allegedly falsely advertising that 90% of its students actively seeking employment had careers in their fields within six months of graduation and its graduates earn 15% more one year after graduation than graduates of other schools when, according to the complaint, the employment


DeVry University’s Advertised Employment and Income Rates

May 9th, 2019

In April 2019, a class-action lawsuit was filed against the for-profit school DeVry University for allegedly falsely claiming that 90% of its students actively seeking employment obtain careers in their fields of interest within six months of graduation and have higher incomes than graduates of other schools when, according to plaintiffs, such claims are false


Employment and Income Rates of DeVry University Graduates

August 8th, 2018

In June 2018, a class-action lawsuit was filed against DeVry University for allegedly misrepresenting the employment and income rates of its graduates. Specifically, the complaint alleges that the university misleadingly advertises that 90% of its graduates who actively look for jobs get a position in their field within six months of graduating when, according to


Employment Rates of DeVry University Graduates

October 20th, 2016

In October 2016, a class-action lawsuit was filed against DeVry University for allegedly deceptively advertising that 90% of DeVry graduates who actively seek employment get jobs in their fields within six months of graduation without adequately disclosing that the percentage was based on a specific period and criteria. (Petrizzo et al v. DeVry Education Group


DeVry University

February 10th, 2016

In January 2016, a class-action lawsuit was filed against DeVry University for allegedly misleadingly advertising students’ post-graduation job prospects, employability, and earnings potential. According to the complaint, DeVry misleadingly advertises that 90 percent of its graduates who actively seek employment have jobs in their field of study within six months of graduation when, in reality,


Ad Watchdog TINA.org Investigates BBB Ratings

February 7th, 2017

MADISON, CONN. February 7, 2017 – The Better Business Bureau (BBB) advises consumers to “look for the seal” of accreditation and “Trust BBB Accredited Businesses,” portraying companies in good standing with the organization as reputable businesses. But an investigation by ad watchdog truthinadvertising.org (TINA.org) reveals that many companies have high ratings despite facing action by the Federal



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