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De Anza College

Cupertino, CA 2-Year Public
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De Anza College Academics

There is no accelarated degree program at De Anza College, but students who wish to save money or graduate early can look into transferring in credits. De Anza College accepts transfer credits. Additionally, De Anza College has a summer session, so students can earn credits during the summer.

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Academic Options Yes No Note
Accelerated Degree Program X
Transfer Credits Accepted
AP Credit Accepted X
IB Credits Accepted
Summer Classes Available
New Student Orientation

Reminder: De Anza College may have additional academic options available for new and transfering students. Make sure to check with the universty directly for any additional information.

Which Courses Are Required At De Anza College?

De Anza College has a core curriculum, which means there are certain classes or types of classes all students must take to graduate.

Students are not required to fulfill a language requirement, but there is a math and science requirement.

Students are not required to take a computer class to graduate.

Course Required?
2nd Language No
Math Yes
Science Yes
Computer No

Reminder: Check with De Anza College directly for more information on requirements. Individual departments or majors may have additional required courses.

Majors at De Anza College

When choosing a major, De Anza College students have several choices to make. Scroll down to the bottom of this page to see a full list of majors offered at De Anza College.De Anza College allows students to design their own major, if desired. If students would like to study something that is not offered as an official major, designing their own major is a great alternative. De Anza College false.At De Anza College, students are not permitted to double major, and must choose just one area of study to focus on.

Frequently Asked Questions About De Anza College

Does De Anza College Have Services For Students With Disabilities?

✅ De Anza College offers services for students with disabilities.

Prospective students can contact the college's Office of Accessibility Services to learn more about any support and accomodations offered. These conversations are usually kept confidential and will not be shared with the admissions office if you do not wish to share.

Does De Anza College Offer Online Classes?

✅ De Anza College true for students who are interested in taking classes online.

Does De Anza College Give Credit for AP Classes?

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Does De Anza College Have An Honors Program?

🟨 To learn more about any possible honors programs at De Anza College, check with the school directly. Students must complete a senior project if they are in the Honors Program at De Anza College.

Does De Anza College Require Internships?

❌ Students at De Anza College are not required to complete an internship as a graduation requirement.

Students can still look for internships during the summer, or gain work experience with a part-time job. While De Anza College does not require internships for students of any major, internships are a great way to get work experience, discover career paths that might fit you, or rule out ones that don't.

Additional Information About De Anza College

De Anza College Library

The main library on campus is the A. Robert DeHart Learning Center.

Dual Degree Programs at De Anza College

A dual degree program allows a student to study and earn two degrees at the same time.

De Anza College does not have any dual degree programs available for students.


What is ROTC?

The Reserve Officers' Training Corps, which is also commonly known as ROTC, is a leadership program that prepares students to serve in the U.S. Armed Forces after graduation. College level ROTC programs prepare students to become officers in the military through physical, academic, and leadership training. ROTC programs are part of the college curriculum and usually cover the cost of tuition.

Does De Anza College have any ROTC programs?

Each branch of the miltary has its own ROTC program, but not every program is available at every university. Possible programs include Army ROTC, Air Force ROTC, and Navy ROTC.

De Anza College has an Army ROTC program and an Air Force ROTC program.

Some ROTC programs are provided directly on campus and others are hosted at a cooperating instiution off campus. The ROTC program locations at De Anza College include:

•an Army ROTC branch unit hosted at a cooperating instution off campus

•an Air Force ROTC branch unit hosted at a cooperating instution off campus

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