Kirsch Center

Kirsch Center for Environmental Studies

Academic Programs Housed in the Kirsch Center


The Kirsch Center for Environmental Studies is home to DeAnza's Environmental Studies (ES) Department, which offers the following academic programs available to all DeAnza students.

  • Transfer opportunities to colleges and universities offering Bachelor's degree programs in Environmental Studies and Environmental Science, including:
    • CSUs (San Jose State, San Francisco State, Sonoma State, CSU-East Bay, etc.)
    • UCs (UC-Berkeley, UC-Davis, UC-Santa Cruz, etc.)
    • Private Schools (Santa Clara University, University of San Francisco, etc.)

Energy Management (SEMP) Lab

The Statewide Energy Management Program is housed in two classrooms – the SEMP lab and Mediated Learning classroom. The SEMP lab functions both as a high tech demonstration area for energy equipment and systems and as a computer lab.

Kirsch Center for Environmental Studies
Building: KC 219
Phone: 408.864.5446



Last Updated: 4/6/16