UCLA Extension

In an ever-changing world, where technology and globalization are advancing every day, continuing education is more important than ever. UCLA Extension can help you, your organization, and your employees stay relevant in the modern workforce. With over 4,500 courses and 100 certificate programs that can be customized to fit your schedule, you can choose from online or on-campus classes. Our customized programs are designed specifically for your needs and expected learning outcomes. Receive access to top instructors and subject matter experts working in today's markets. Our vast local, national and international network of partnerships make UCLA Extension the leader in professional and personal development. Achieve your career goals, develop the strategies of your organization and spur innovation and leadership.

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Flexible schedules & competitive pricing can help your organization achieve its learning goals, no matter how big or small.

Browse through our program areas below as well as our most popular Corporate & International Education Programs for more information.

Learn new skills, enhance existing knowledge, or explore something brand new!

  • American Language Center

    Providing American Language training to speakers of other languages with certified TESOL instructors.

  • Business, Management & Legal Programs

    Courses, conferences, and certificate programs for the needs of business, legal, non-profit and public service professionals at all levels, including preparation for industry certifications or exams.

  • Education

    Programs for teachers and school administrators of all levels of education - preschool , elementary, secondary, adult, and higher education.

  • Engineering & Technology

    Courses in both theoretical knowledge and practical skills regarding engineering, information systems, and technical management.

  • Entertainment Studies

    Dynamic, professional training in the art and business of entertainment from instructors currently working in Hollywood and the entertainment industry.

  • Humanities & Social Sciences

    Programs cover various fields relating to humanities and sciences, including a full archaeology certificate offered in cooperation with the Cotsen Institute of Archaeology at UCLA.