De Anza College

21250 Stevens Creek Blvd., Cupertino
CA, 95014
Tel: (408)864-5678
23,625 students
Public institution

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De Anza's multicultural community provides a welcoming and supportive environment for all students. We have an excellent International Student Program, serving nearly 800 students from all over the world. Students of all ages come to De Anza to learn, discover and improve the quality of their lives. Our support services for students with disabilities have become models for other community colleges.
School Highlights:
De Anza College serves 23,625 students (44% of students are full-time).
Minority enrollment is 70% of the student body (majority Asian), which is more than the state average of 63%.
De Anza College is one of 9 community colleges within Santa Clara County, CA.
The nearest community college is Foothill College (5.3 miles away).

School Overview

The teacher population of - teachers has declined by 100% over five years.
De Anza College Community College Avg.
Institution Level At least 2 but less than 4 years At least 2 but less than 4 years
Institution Control Public institution Public

Student Body

The student population of 23,625 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The student:teacher ratio of 41:1 has increased from 38:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.69 is more than the state average of 0.45. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Total Enrollment
23,625 students
1,287 students
De Anza College Total Enrollment (2006-2012)
# Full-Time Students
10,417 students
832 students
De Anza College Full-Time Students (2006-2012)
# Part-Time Students 13,208 students
1,021 students
De Anza College Part-Time Students (2006-2012)
De Anza College sch enrollment De Anza College sta enrollment
% American Indian/Alaskan
% Asian
De Anza College Asian (2006-2012)
% Hawaiian
% Hispanic
De Anza College Hispanic (2006-2012)
% Black
De Anza College Black (2006-2012)
% White
De Anza College White (2006-2012)
% Two or more races
De Anza College More (2009-2012)
De Anza College sch ethnicity De Anza College sta ethnicity
Diversity ScoreThe chance that two students selected at random would be members of a different ethnic group. Scored from 0 to 1, a diversity score closer to 1 indicates a more diverse student body. 0.69 0.45
De Anza College Diversity Score (2006-2012)

Finances and Admission

The in-state tuition of $1,542 is less than the state average of $5,940. The in-state tuition has grown by 73% over four years.
The out-state tuition of $6,357 is less than the state average of $10,072. The out-state tuition has grown by 13% over four years.
In-State Tuition Fees $1,542 $5,940
De Anza College In-State Tuition Fees (2009-2012)
Out-State Tuition Fees $6,357 $10,072
De Anza College Out-State Tuition Fees (2009-2012)
Source: 2012 (latest year available) IPEDS

School Notes:

De Anza offers two-year transfer programs and high-demand career programs leading to an Associate in Arts or an Associate in Science degree. In addition, certificates of completion, achievement and proficiency are awarded upon satisfactory completion of certain vocational programs that require less than two years of study. The college is known for its dynamic student activities program, which features successful intercollegiate athletic competitions, intramural team sports, more than 40 student clubs and an active student government. De Anza receives official recognition from the Accrediting Commission for Community and Junior Colleges of the Western Association of Schools and Colleges. The Special Education Division offers a comprehensive program in our Computer Access Lab serving the computer related needs of students with disabilities. The state-funded High Tech Center Training Unit is a training and support facility for community college programs in assistive technology.

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