Institutional Core Competencies that Guide Our Work
The following are the De Anza College mission and Institutional Core Competencies (ICCs), which the Equity Office upholds as central to our mission and charge. We support these competencies by ensuring that our activities, programs, and services align to support the development of these skills and abilities for the constituents we serve. What’s more, we believe the development or refinement of these core competencies extends to all faculty and staff.
De Anza College Mission
De Anza College provides an academically rich, multicultural learning environment that challenges students of every background to develop their intellect, character and abilities; to realize their goals; and to be socially responsible leaders in their communities, the nation and the world.
De Anza College fulfills its mission by engaging students in creative work that demonstrates the knowledge, skills and attitudes contained in the college’s Institutional Core Competencies: