Take your pick! De Anza offers 70 associate degrees and 97 certificates of achievement
in fields from Accounting to Women’s Studies. An Associate Degree-Transfer provides
priority admission consideration for CSUs.
De Anza is always the top Silicon Valley college for transfers to the University of
California, California State University and private, four-year schools. We can help
you plan your path to a successful transfer.
De Anza has more than 30 Workforce Education programs, including Automotive Tech,
Computer Security and Nursing. Programs are designed with help from industry experts.
Most include hands-on training or internships.
Borrow a laptop and connect with free Wi-Fi, use the computer lab, or reserve a group
study room with a big-screen monitor for working together. The Library has 76,000
books, plus streaming videos and online databases for research.
De Anza has 19 intercollegiate sports teams – nine for men and 10 for women – and
has won the Coast Conference All Sports Trophy in 22 out of 32 years. Our student
athletes have a high transfer rate to four-year schools.
Learning communities are a great way to connect with a network of supportive classmates,
teachers and advisers. De Anza has a number of learning communities, each based on
a common interest or emphasis.
De Anza is committed to engaging students in civic learning. You’ll find opportunities
to build leadership skills and gain real-world experience with the Vasconcellos Institute
for Democracy in Action and other campus programs.
De Anza is the top Silicon Valley college in numbers of students transferring to four-year
schools, and is always at or near the top statewide. That includes transfers to the
UC, CSU and private or out-of-state universities.