Graduation Rate
64.80%
Transfer-out Rate
5.26%
Retention Rate
79.00%

2020 Graduation Rate

The graduation rate at De Anza College is 64.80% last year which is extremely higher (most students completed in-time) compared to Public, 2-4 Years Colleges in California. 1,578 students have completed their degree/certificate programs among 2,435 candidates.
Compared to similar schools in college ranking, its graduation rate is extremely higher (most students completed in-time) where the average graduation rate of the schools is 37.20%.
The transfer-out rate is 5.26% that is much lower (most first-time students continue to attend) compared to Public, 2-4 Years Colleges in California. The retention rate (full-time students) is 79% that is average compared to Public, 2-4 Years Colleges in California.

Graduation Rate and Comparison Chart

Number of Completers and Graduation Rate

Next table summarizes the outcome measures with number of students at De Anza College. 1,578 students have completed and 128 students have transferred out to other institute. In addition, 179 students still enrolled and 550 students have left the school before completing program.
Graduation Rate with number of completers
TotalMenWomen
Total (Candidates)2,4351,3421,093
Completers1,578
(64.80%)
850
(63.34%)
728
(66.61%)
Transfer-out128
(5.26%)
59
(4.40%)
69
(6.31%)
Still Enrolled179
(7.35%)
100
(7.45%)
79
(7.23%)
No Longer Enrolled550
(22.59%)
333
(24.81%)
217
(19.85%)

Graduation Rate by Completion Time (Bachelor's Degree)

Below table shows the number of completers with graduation rate by program length and completion time. The number in parenthesis is graduation rate. The numbers and rate for the 150% normal times are not cumulative, but additional completers and rate for that period. For example, 2 students have completed in 2 years and additional 3 students have completed in 3rd year (for less than 2 years programs).
Graduation Rate by Completion Time
TotalMenWomen
150% normal time (Overall)1,578
(64.80%)
850
(63.34%)
728
(66.61%)
150% normal time (Less than 2 years programs)3
(0.12%)
1
(0.07%)
2
(0.18%)
150% normal time (2 but less than 4 years programs)1,575
(64.68%)
849
(63.26%)
726
(66.42%)
100% normal time (Overall)1,228
(50.43%)
- -
100% normal time (Less than 2 years programs)2
(0.08%)
- -
100% normal time (2 but less than 4 years programs)1,226
(50.35%)
- -

Graduation Rate by Race/Ethnicity

Graduation Rate by Race/Ethnicity
TotalMenWomen
Total64.80% (1,578/2,435) 63.34% (850/1,342) 66.61% (728/1,093)
Asian73.67% (663/900) 69.92% (365/522) 78.84% (298/378)
Black (Non-Hispanic)50.79% (32/63) 55.17% (16/29) 47.06% (16/34)
Hispanic44.57% (267/599) 41.77% (132/316) 47.70% (135/283)
White64.63% (212/328) 67.80% (120/177) 60.93% (92/151)
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander45.45% (5/11) 28.57% (2/7) 75.00% (3/4)
Two or More Race63.06% (70/111) 59.02% (36/61) 68.00% (34/50)
Unknown60.00% (3/5) 100.00% (1/1) 50.00% (2/4)

Number of Completers by Race/Ethnicity