De Anza College

21250 Stevens Creek Blvd.
Cupertino, CA 95014
Tel: (408)864-5678
  • 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 23,104 students (48% of students are full-time).
  • Minority enrollment is 76% of the student body (majority Asian), which is more than the state average of 68%.
  • De Anza College is one of 8 community colleges within Santa Clara County, CA.
  • The nearest community college is West Valley College (4.00 miles away).

School Overview

  • The teacher population of 438 teachers has declined by 23% over five years.
De Anza College (CA) Community College Avg.
Institution Level At least 2 but less than 4 years At least 2 but less than 4 years
Institution Control Public Public
Total Faculty 438 staff 86 staff
De Anza College Total Faculty (2007-2016)

Student Body

  • The student population of 23,104 has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The school's diversity score of 0.75 is more than the state average of 0.73. The school's diversity has grown by 5% over five years.
Total Enrollment 23,104 students 7,105 students
De Anza College Total Enrollment (2007-2016)
Student : Teacher Ratio 53:1 44:1
De Anza College Student Staff Ratio (2007-2016)
# Full-Time Students 11,086 students 1,483 students
De Anza College Full-Time Students (2007-2016)
# Part-Time Students 12,018 students 5,622 students
De Anza College Part-Time Students (2007-2016)
De Anza College Enrollment Breakdown CA All Enrollment Breakdown
% American Indian/Alaskan
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De Anza College American Indian/Alaskan (2007-2013)
% Asian
De Anza College Asian (2007-2016)
% Hispanic
De Anza College Hispanic (2007-2016)
% Black
De Anza College Black (2007-2016)
% White
De Anza College White (2007-2016)
% Hawaiian
- -
De Anza College Hawaiian (2009-2013)
% Two or more races
De Anza College More (2010-2016)
% Non Resident races
De Anza College Non Resident (2007-2016)
% Unknown races
De Anza College Ethnicity Breakdown CA All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown
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. 0.75 0.73
De Anza College Diversity Score (2007-2016)
College Completion Rate
De Anza College Completion Rates for First-Time, Full-Time Students (2007-2015)
Average Graduate Earnings (10 Years) $48,800 -
De Anza College Average and Median Earnings, Disaggregated by Student Subgroups (2008-2013)

Finances and Admission

  • The public in-state tuition of $1,542 is less than the state average of $1,636. The in-state tuition has grown by 26% over four years.
  • The public out-state tuition of $8,247 is more than the state average of $6,773. The out-state tuition has grown by 13% over four years.
In-State Tuition Fees $1,542 $1,636
De Anza College In-State Tuition Fees (2007-2016)
Out-State Tuition Fees $8,247 $6,773
De Anza College Out-State Tuition Fees (2007-2016)
% Students Receiving Some Financial Aid 50% 78%
De Anza College % Students Receiving Some Financial Aid (2007-2016)
Median Debt for Graduates - -
Median Debt for Dropouts $5,500 -
De Anza College Median debt for students who have not completed (2007-2015)
Source: 2016 (or 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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Did You Know?
For Santa Clara County, CA public community colleges, the average tuition is approximately $1,336 per year for in-state students and $6,889 for out-of-state students. Read more about average community college tuition costs across the country.

Santa Clara County, CA community colleges have a 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. of 0.70, which is higher than the national average of 0.66. The most diverse community college in Santa Clara County, CA is San Jose City College. Read more about community college diversity statistics in the USA.