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De Anza College

De Anza College
21250 Stevens Creek Boulevard
Cupertino, CA 95014-5793

Fax number: (408) 864-8329
Screen last updated on: February 2024
Calendar system: quarter system (four terms comprise academic year)
Month(s) in which new student orientation is held: Orientation for new students is held prior to start of fall term.
Number and length of summer sessions: A summer session is offered for credit.

Percent of full-time freshman students who returned for sophomore year: 73%
Total faculty: 279 men, 368 women
Full-time faculty: 100 men, 144 women
Part-time faculty: 179 men, 224 women

De Anza College
General education/core curriculum is required: yes

Special programs offered:
student-designed majors, independent study, honors program, internships, distance learning, external degree program, online courses
Cooperative programs are offered: no
Study abroad opportunities:
Study-abroad program offered.
Army ROTC: offered off-campus ROTC branch unit at a cooperating host institution.
Air Force ROTC: offered off-campus ROTC branch unit at a cooperating host institution.

Associate's Degrees

  • Accounting
  • Animation, Interactive Technology, Video Graphics, and Special Effects
  • Anthropology, General
  • Art History, Criticism and Conservation
  • Art/Art Studies, General
  • Automobile/Automotive Mechanics Technology/Technician
  • Behavioral Sciences
  • Biological and Physical Sciences
  • Biology/Biological Sciences, General
  • Business Administration and Management, General
  • Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services, Other
  • Ceramic Arts and Ceramics
  • Child Care Provider/Assistant
  • Child Development
  • Cinematography and Film/Video Production
  • Clinical/Medical Laboratory Technician
  • Computer and Information Systems Security/Auditing/Information Assurance
  • Computer Numerically Controlled (CNC) Machinist Technology/CNC Machinist
  • Computer Programming/Programmer, General
  • Computer Science
  • Computer Systems Networking and Telecommunications
  • Corrections
  • Criminal Justice/Police Science
  • Data Modeling/Warehousing and Database Administration
  • Economics, General
  • Energy Systems Technologies/Technicians, Other
  • Engineering, General
  • English Language and Literature, General
  • Environmental Science
  • Ethnic, Cultural Minority, Gender, and Group Studies, Other
  • Exercise Science and Kinesiology
  • Fine/Studio Arts, General
  • Graphic Design
  • Hazardous Materials Management and Waste Technology/Technician
  • History, General
  • Humanities/Humanistic Studies
  • Intercultural/Multicultural and Diversity Studies
  • International/Globalization Studies
  • Journalism
  • Legal Assistant/Paralegal
  • Legal Studies
  • Manufacturing Engineering Technology/Technician
  • Mathematics, General
  • Medical/Clinical Assistant
  • Music, General
  • Natural Resources/Conservation, General
  • Painting
  • Philosophy
  • Photographic and Film/Video Technology/Technician
  • Photography
  • Political Science and Government, General
  • Professional, Technical, Business, and Scientific Writing
  • Psychology, General
  • Radio and Television
  • Real Estate
  • Registered Nursing/Registered Nurse
  • Sales, Distribution, and Marketing Operations, General
  • Sculpture
  • Security and Loss Prevention Services
  • Social Sciences, General
  • Sociology, General
  • Spanish Language and Literature
  • Speech Communication and Rhetoric
  • Visual and Performing Arts, General

  • Accounting Technology/Technician and Bookkeeping
  • Administrative Assistant and Secretarial Science, General
  • Animation, Interactive Technology, Video Graphics and Special Effects
  • Automobile/Automotive Mechanics Technology/Technician
  • Child Care Provider/Assistant
  • Clinical/Medical Laboratory Technician
  • Computer Programming/Programmer, General
  • Computer Support Specialist
  • Computer Systems Networking and Telecommunications
  • Data Entry/Microcomputer Applications, General
  • Education/Teaching of Individuals in Early Childhood Special Education Programs
  • Graphic Design
  • Homeland Security
  • Legal Assistant/Paralegal
  • Liberal Arts and Sciences/Liberal Studies
  • Machine Tool Technology/Machinist
  • Manufacturing Engineering Technology/Technician
  • Medical/Clinical Assistant
  • Natural Resources/Conservation, General
  • Public Relations, Advertising, and Applied Communication
  • Radio and Television
  • Real Estate
  • Sculpture
  • Taxation
  • Visual and Performing Arts, General

Credit placement options:
  • credit for CEEB Advanced Placement

  • False
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