Build your creative and professional skills with courses in art and design at UC Berkeley Extension. Choose an individual course of interest or enroll in a program that will help prepare you to pursue a new career. Our programs provide the opportunity to work with award-winning designers, artists and industry professionals, allowing you to refine your portfolio and cultivate a professional network. Evening, weekend and online classes offer the flexibility that fits your busy schedule. Courses are held in San Francisco, Berkeley and online.

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Professional certificates and specialized programs of study

Professional certificates are the highest level of academic achievement from UC Berkeley Extension. Specialized programs of study provide focused subject concentrations to develop skills within specific disciplines. Learn more.

Art and Design Flickr Gallery

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ASLA Student Award

UC Berkeley Extension Certificate Program in Landscape Architecture student Megan Richards received a Northern California Chapter ASLA Student Award for Excellence (2014).

Contact the Art and Design Department

Graphic Design: extension-graphicdesign@berkeley.edu | (415) 284-1041

Interior Design and Interior Architecture: extension-interiordesign@berkeley.edu | (415) 284-1070

Landscape Architecture: extension-landarch@berkeley.edu | (415) 284-1070

Visual Arts: extension-visualarts@berkeley.edu | (415)284-1041

Anastasia Meadors
Director
Art and Design

 

program director
Eddie Chau
Program Director
Landscape Architecture
program director
Rachael Hagner
Program Director
Interior Design and
Interior Architecture

 

Ivan Trujillo
Program Director
Graphic and Interactive Design