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De Anza College Data & Information Overview

This overview covers the essential stats on De Anza College, including its rankings, majors, diversity, and more. If you're interested in learning more about a particular stat, just click on its tile to go to a new page that covers the topic more in-depth. Also, you can jump to any section of this page by clicking one of the links below.

How Well Is De Anza College Ranked?

2021 Rankings

In its yearly rankings, College Factual analyzes over 2,000 colleges and universities to determine which ones are the best in a variety of categories, such as overall value, quality, diversity, which schools are the best for each major, and much more.

De Anza College was awarded 18 badges in the 2021 rankings.

Overall Quality

De Anza College was not ranked in College Factual's 2021 Best Overall Colleges report. This could be for a number of reasons, including lack of data.

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Is It Hard to Get Into De Anza College?

Acceptance Rate

Since De Anza College has an open admissions policy, being accepted to the school isn't that hard. However, a full basic things - such as a high school diploma or equivalent - may be required. Also, go over your application to make sure it is complete before you submit it.

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De Anza College Faculty

Student to Faculty Ratio

The student to faculty ratio is often used as a measure to gauge how much access students will have to their professors - the lower the number, the better. At De Anza College, this rate is 28 to 1, which is high when compared to the national average of 15 to 1.

Percent of Full-Time Faculty

When estimating how much access students will have to their teachers, some people like to look at what percentage of faculty members are full time. This is because part-time teachers may not have as much time to spend on campus as their full-time counterparts.

The full-time faculty percentage at De Anza College is 37%. This is lower than the national average of 47%.

Full-Time Faculty Percent  37 out of 100

Retention and Graduation Rates at De Anza College

Freshmen Retention Rate

De Anza College has a freshmen retention rate of 80%. That's a good sign that full-time students like the school and their professors enough to want to stick around for another year. It's also a sign that the admissions team did a good job in choosing applicants who were a good fit for the school.

Freshmen Retention Rate  80 out of 100

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Average Overall Diversity at De Anza College

During the 2017-2018 academic year, there were 18,669 undergraduates at De Anza College with 9,318 being full-time and 9,351 being part-time.

De Anza College Diversity Score

College Factual computes an overall diversity score for each college and university that takes gender, ethnicity, geographic location, and age into account. Schools with the best mixtures of students with respect to these factors are ranked the highest, and those that cater to just one or two student groups are ranked the lowest.

De Anza College scored 59.49 out of 100 for overall diversity. This is about average when compared to other colleges and universities in the United States.

Overall Diversity Score  59.49 out of 100
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How Much Does De Anza College Cost?

The overall average net price of De Anza College is $4,223. The affordability of the school largely depends on your financial need since net price varies by income group. See the table below for the net price for different income groups.

Net Price by Income Group for De Anza College

$0-30 K $30K-48K $48-75 $75-110K $110K +
$3,184 $3,898 $7,134 $8,416 $11,267

The net price is calculated by adding tuition, room, board and other costs and subtracting financial aid.Note that the net price is typically less than the published for a school. For more information on the sticker price of De Anza College, see our tuition and fees and room and board pages.

Student Loan Debt

While almost two-thirds of students nationwide take out loans to pay for college, the percentage may be quite different for the school you plan on attending. At De Anza College, approximately 2% of students took out student loans averaging $4,622 a year. That adds up to $18,488 over four years for those students.

The student loan default rate at De Anza College is 16.4%. Watch out! This is significantly higher than the national default rate of 10.1%, which means you could have trouble paying back your student loans if you take any out.

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How Much Money Do De Anza College Graduates Make?

Although some majors pay more than others, students who graduate from De Anza College with a bachelor's degree go on to jobs where they make an average salary of $41,700 in their early years. This is right on par with the average college graduate's salary of $39,802 per year. Also, graduates in your major field may make more.


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Location of De Anza College

De Anza College is a public institution located in Cupertino, California. The surrounding area of the school is a good match for students who enjoy city life.

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Location of De Anza College

Contact details for De Anza College are given below.

Contact Details
Address: 21250 Stevens Creek Blvd., Cupertino, CA 95014
Phone: 408-864-5678

De Anza College Majors

Learn more about the majors offered at De Anza College along with which ones have the highest average starting salaries.

Online Learning at De Anza College

Online courses area a great option for busy, working students as well as for those who have scheduling conflicts and want to study on their own time. As time goes by, expect to see more and more online learning options become available.

In 2017-2018, 6,183 students took at least one online class at De Anza College. This is an increase from the 5,670 students who took online classes the previous year.

Year Took at Least One Online Class Took All Classes Online
2017-2018 6,183 2,051
2016-2017 5,670 1,824
2015-2016 4,887 1,425
2014-2015 4,419 1,158
2013-2014 4,118 1,269

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Notes and References


*The racial-ethnic minorities count is calculated by taking the total number of students and subtracting white students, international students, and students whose race/ethnicity was unknown. This number is then divided by the total number of students at the school to obtain the racial-ethnic minorities percentage.


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