Multicultural Center

Intercultural/International Studies Division

The Multicultural Center

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About Us

The Multicultural Center at De Anza College is a gathering place for intellectual and cultural enrichment, programs, services, and facilities for students, faculty, staff, and our community. 

Home to the Intercultural/International Studies Division, which includes 22 different instructional programs. These programs are remarkably diverse, and represent disciplines such as:

  • Latin American and Chican@ Studies
  • Native American Studies
  • Intercultural Studies
  • Asian Studies
  • Asian American Studies
  • African Studies
  • African American Studies
  • International Studies
  • Women's Studies






Programs at the Multicultural Center

The Multicultural Center also hosts activities such as:

At the heart of the Center's programs are more than 100 faculty and staff members who facilitate students' understanding of the evolution of our current international community and examine this from a broad range of perspectives. Our goal is to ensure that every student will emerge from this program ready to serve as global citizens in the twenty-first century


Our Mission

The goal of the Center is to provide an environment that recognizes cultural differences, respects cultural uniqueness, and facilitates cross-cultural interaction, learning and appreciation.



/International studies Division
Office: Multicultural Center
Contact: Jo Ann Okabe-Kubo
Phone: 408.864.8769


Last Updated: 7/31/14