Welcome to Foothill and De Anza Colleges!
Over the past 50 years, Foothill and De Anza Colleges have consistently ranked
among the top two-year colleges in the United States based on our reputation for
outstanding academics, and for the large number of our students who successfully
transfer to world-class universities. We are accredited by WASC (Western Association
of Schools and Colleges) and have the second largest international student population
out of all associate degree institutions in the country with an international
enrollment of 3701.
Recent news includes:
- Ranked #1 for the highest number of students transferring to University
- 119 FHDA international students accepted to UC Berkeley and 167 to UCLA for Fall 2011 and 344 to UC Davis for Fall 2012!
- In a 2010 study, Foothill and De Anza Colleges ranked #1 and #2 for transfer
success among all community colleges in California.
- Foothill-De Anza's former Chancellor Martha Kanter is currently serving as
the Undersecretary of Education in Barack Obama's administration.
- Bill Gates has recently visited us to study our innovative teaching
methods for mathematics so they can be replicated in schools across the country.
- One of our faculty recently received the California Professor of the Year Award.
- Foothill recently established an Entrepreneur Center and Business
Plan Competition judged by Silicon Valley business leaders from Google,
Wells Fargo, and venture capital firms.
- We are completing a half-billion dollar campus renovation and have added
many new award-winning buildings.
- We just established the nation's first VMware Academy.
Meet with Foothill and De Anza representatives in your country!
Check our schedule to find out if we are coming to visit your city to hold a seminar or attend an educational fair.
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