De Anza College: Ranking & Review

Cupertino Rank United States Rank World Rank
1 933 3266
Top 20%

De Anza College Acceptance rate and Admissions statistics

5,670 students enrolled in some distance education courses.

1,824 enrolled exclusively in distance education.

Male-Female Ratio

Enrollment by race or ethnicity

Admission requirements

It’s free to apply for undergraduates.

De Anza College has an open admission policy (non-competitive). The only requirement is a certificate of attendance or a highschool diploma or a General Educational Development certificate.

De Anza College Tuition

Total cost for students livingIn-stateOut-of-state
Off-campus $21,208 $28,408
The total cost includes tuition and fees, books, supplies and other expenses per full academic year.

De Anza College does not provide on-campus housing.

Average Tuition and fees for academic year programs
Tuition for Full-time undergraduates $1,395 $8,595
Fees for full-time undergraduates $157 $157
Per credit hour charge for part-time undergraduates $31 $191

Programs and Degrees

ProgramsAssociate's degreeTotal
Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services 766 766
Social Sciences 418 418
Multi & Interdisciplinary Studies 339 339
Health Professions and Related Programs 207 207
Liberal Arts and Sciences, General Studies and Humanities 140 140
Mechanic and Repair Technologies & Technicians 132 132
Communication, Journalism, and Related Programs 124 124
Family and Consumer Sciences & Human Sciences 103 103
Computer and Information Sciences and Support Services 74 74
Legal Professions and Studies 66 66
Precision Production 62 62
Homeland Security, Law Enforcement, Firefighting, and Related Protective Service 57 57
Parks, Recreation, Leisure and Fitness Studies 44 44
Visual and Performing Arts 39 39
English Language and Literature & Letters 39 39
Biological and Biomedical Sciences 29 29
Engineering Technologies and Engineering-related Fields 22 22
Mathematics and Statistics 16 16
Communications Technologies & Technicians and Support Services 13 13
Public Administration and Social Service Professions 13 13
History 9 9
Foreign Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics 6 6
Education 5 5
Natural Resources and Conservation 5 5
Area, Ethnic, Cultural, Gender, and Group Studies 2 2
Grand Total2,7302,730

A total of 2,730 2-year associate's degrees conferred across undergraduate programs at De Anza College.

Graduation rate62%59%66%
  • Full-time retention rate - 80%
  • Part-time retention rate - 46%

General info

Religious affiliationNot applicable
Academic CalendarQuarter
Total FTE staff746
Instructional FTE456
Sector of institutionPublic, 2-year
Control of institutionPublic
Carnegie ClassificationAssociate's Colleges: High Transfer-Mixed Traditional/Nontraditional

Location and Contacts

Address21250 Stevens Creek Blvd.
Cupertino, California, 95014
United States
Urbanization levelCity: Small