Join the Honors Program

Explore. Challenge. Transform. Succeed.

The goal of the De Anza Honors Program is to engage, support, and challenge self-motivated students to pursue a deeper education based on the principles of continuous intellectual growth, critical thinking, service-leadership and academic integrity, thereby enabling them to create opportunities for success in both their personal and professional lives.

The Honors Program is designed to

  • Challenge students to achieve their intellectual potential.
  • Improve students' critical thinking, writing, and discussion skills.
  • Help students understand the connections between disciplines.
  • Encourage close interaction among students and with instructors.
  • Support timely and appropriate student transfer objectives.

Learn How to Join


Honors Courses

Enroll in an Honors course and study at a university level.

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