Levi & Korsinsky, LLP announces that it has commenced an investigation of DeVry Education Group Inc. ("DeVry Education Group" or the "Company") (NYSE:DV) concerning possible violations of federal securities laws by the Company and/or certain of its officers and directors.

On January 27, 2016, it was revealed that The U.S. Federal Trade Commission filed a lawsuit against DeVry University, alleging the company deceived students about their job prospects and potential pay rates after earning a degree at DeVry. The FTC has accused the school of deceptively claiming that 90% of DeVry graduates found work in their field within six months of graduation; the suit also alleges DeVry falsely claimed that its graduates "obtain jobs that pay significantly more than jobs that graduates of other colleges and universities obtain." To obtain additional information about the investigation, go to:

http://zlk.9nl.com/devry-education-group-dv

or contact Joseph E. Levi, Esq. either via email at jlevi@zlk.com or by telephone at (212) 363-7500, toll-free: (877) 363-5972.

Levi & Korsinsky is a national firm with offices in New York, New Jersey, California, Connecticut, and Washington D.C. The firm's attorneys have extensive expertise and experience representing investors in securities litigation involving financial fraud, and have recovered hundreds of millions of dollars for aggrieved shareholders. Attorney advertising. Prior results do not guarantee similar outcomes.

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