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Did you know you can open a tech support ticket if you're having trouble with Canvas? Click HELP in the Canvas Global Navigation menu and select "Report a Problem." 

Our doors are open in MLC 210 from 9:00am-5:00pm, Monday through Thursday and 9:00am-4:00pm on Friday. If you need assistance with Canvas, stop by!

24/7 Tech Support for Canvas. Our office is your resource for Canvas Technical Support during business hours. An after hours and weekend hours number can be found in the HELP menu in Canvas. 

The Numbers: In Fall 2017, we have 512 courses and over 900 sections published in Canvas, with 286 instructors and 13,678 students.

Online Education Center

About Us

Located in the Silicon Valley/San Francisco Bay area, De Anza College is a public community college offering undergraduate and vocational college courses. It is accredited by the Accrediting Commission for Community and Junior Colleges of the Western Association of Schools and Colleges.


The De Anza College Online Education Center offers a variety of lower division courses for students interested in learning at flexible time schedules. Courses are delivered online with video and/or interactive components. Courses are designed to meet the various needs of students and may be delivered completely online or include on-campus, face-to-face meetings with instructors. Specifics on the delivery of each course are included in the Syllabus for each quarter.

Online Education courses are available in a variety of disciplines including business, child development, computers, creative arts, science, intercultural studies, language arts and social science. They are equivalent academically to on-campus courses, and many meet General Education and transfer requirements for California public institutions of higher learning.


Online Education Advisory Committee
This committee is composed of faculty members who have taught online, Online Education staff, and tech support professionals. The purpose and tasks of the committee are to provide guidance and feedback for policies and practices developed and implemented in the services provided by the Catalyst system and Online Education Center.

Online Education
Building: MLC 210

Phone: 408.864.8969
M-Th: 9:00a-5:00p
F: 9:00a-4:00p


Last Updated: 2/5/18