Research Shows De Anza is Tops in Transfer

A recent blog post published by the Public Policy Institute of California recognized De Anza College as having some of the highest transfer numbers among community colleges in California.

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The article, titled “Geography of Community College Transfers in California,” examines transfers among community college students who successfully completed at least 12 units by the end of the 2018–19 academic school year and who exited the community college system.

The article demonstrates that among these students, about 17 out of every 100 enrolled in either a UC or CSU campus during the following 2019–20 school year, according to data from Cal-PASS Plus. De Anza College was noted as a standout in this metric, with transfer shares as high as 25 per 100 students.

The article also includes interactive maps which show the variation in transfers across community college districts and campuses. The data further support that De Anza College is the top Silicon Valley college for transfer.

To read the full article, visit the Public Policy Institute of California blog.

(Posted on March 7, 2022)

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