De Anza College: Review & Facts

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De Anza College is a very large two-year, public school with 22,515 students enrolled. This school was founded in 1967 and is the only school located in Cupertino, California.

Academic Offerings



Majors
Offered
61
Fair
At De Anza College you can get your several-month certificate, 1-year certificate, or associate's degree.

De Anza College follows a quarter-based curriculum calendar system and offers enrollment in 61 majors. The most popular concentrations are General Studies, Business, Management, Social Work, and Biology. Read the details about Majors offered at this college and see prorgam Ratings compared to other schools.


Student Retention
81%
Good
It is important to know student retention and graduation rates when you apply to a school to get your diploma or to engage in a long-term study; high retention and graduation rates are usually a positive sign. However, if you anticipate to transfer or take non-credit coursework, these metrics are not important.

The rate of student retention at De Anza College is high at 81% (above California average). Considering this statistic, apparently students enjoy their stay at this school.

Students to Faculty Ratio
30 : 1
High
The graduation rate at De Anza College is average - 64%. Roughly 16% of the school's undergraduate students transfer to other colleges.

Student to faculty ratio at De Anza College is a bit disappointing, 30:1. Learn more about faculty at this college in the Faculty & Salaries report.

Tuition and Loans



Tuition and fees per year
$8,500
Low
Average tuition prices are relatevely low - $8,300 per academic year. The additional fees at De Anza College (not included in tuition costs) are nearly $200, which comes to $8,500 per year.

Read the details about De Anza College additional charges as well as availability of loans and likelyhood of repaying them upon graduation in the Tuition & Loans report for this college.

Admissions Information



Dual Credits
Accepted
Yes
The school will consider accepting dual credits and advanced placement credits (college-level courses taught in high school) for admission.

To request the most accurate and up-to-date information about enrolling to De Anza College and a program that best suits your goals and budget, call this school's general information office at (408) 864-5678 or check De Anza College Website.

Opportunities and Services



Safety
Grade
C
Unsafe
De Anza College provides a distance learning option, study abroad programs, and evening/weekend study opportunity, which is an amazing option for those who work full-time.

There are options for on-campus part-time employment at De Anza College, which allows students to cover some of the tuition expenses. Additionally, this school helps students to evaluate their career options and to find a full-time job upon graduation.

ROTC
Available
No
Unfortunately, there is no on-campus housing at De Anza College.

Based on the college crime numbers, De Anza College seems to be a relatively safe school. Read the details in the Campus Crime report for this college.

De Anza College Location and Maps



Post Address: De Anza College, 21250 Stevens Creek Blvd., Cupertino, California 95014, USA
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