DeVry University Appoints Steven Brooks as Orlando Metro President

ORLANDO, Fla., April 13, 2012 - DeVry University has announced the appointment of Steven Brooks as president of its Orlando metro. Prior to joining DeVry University, Brooks contributed 30 years to the higher education industry, most recently in a senior level leadership role at Keiser University.

DeVry University Appoints Steven Brooks as Orlando Metro President (Photo: Business Wire)

DeVry University Appoints Steven Brooks as Orlando Metro President (Photo: Business Wire)

Brooks earned his master’s degree in business administration from University of Phoenix and holds a bachelor’s degree in business management from David Lipscomb University in Nashville, Tenn.

“DeVry University has a long and distinguished record of preparing students for in-demand careers,” said Brooks. “I look forward to working directly with the campus locations in our Orlando metro and helping students obtain the education and skills training they need to succeed in high-growth industries.”

In his new position, Brooks will be responsible for supporting DeVry University’s mission to foster student learning through high-quality, career-oriented education, integrating technology, business and management across the Orlando metropolitan area. DeVry University’s Orlando metro comprises two locations: the Orlando Campus and Orlando North Center.

About DeVry University

Founded in 1931, DeVry University is one of the largest, private sector universities in North America, with more than 90,000 students enrolled in the United States and Canada. The university’s mission is to foster student learning through high-quality, career-oriented education integrating technology, business, science and the arts. With more than 95 locations, DeVry University delivers practitioner-oriented undergraduate and graduate degree programs onsite and online that meet the needs of a diverse and geographically dispersed student population. Home to five colleges of study, including Business & Management, Engineering & Information Sciences, Health Sciences, Liberal Arts & Sciences, and Media Arts & Technology, DeVry University’s outstanding faculty members, work in the fields that they teach, providing students with real-world experiences that prepare them for high-growth careers.

DeVry University is institutionally accredited by The Higher Learning Commission of the North Central Association of Colleges and Schools, DeVry University, a part of DeVry Inc. (NYSE: DV), is based in Downers Grove, Ill. For more information about DeVry University, find us on Twitter @DeVryUniv, or visit

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