International Post-Baccalaureate Study in the U.S.

If you hold a bachelor's degree and want to add to your education while immersing yourself in U.S. culture, UC Berkeley Extension's Evening Certificate Programs are ideal. Learn alongside U.S. students, and experience life in the San Francisco Bay Area. Courses are offered in evenings and on weekends in San Francisco, Berkeley and Belmont.

Available Certificates

In most cases, the Evening Certificate Programs are the same as our certificates for domestic students. As an international student, you must first apply to Evening Certificate Programs.

  • Business Administration
    Learn the fundamental business concepts and practices to develop a broad-based practical understanding of its context, purpose and underlying functional areas: accounting, economics, finance, marketing and management.
  • Preparatory Program for Counseling and Psychology Professions
    This certificate is ideal if you are a career changer who needs to complete undergraduate course prerequisites or if you want to become more competitive for graduate or professional school in counseling and psychology.
  • Financial Planning and Analysis
    Guide your employer's company to successful growth utilizing the latest analytics. Learn to interpret financial results and leverage predictive tools to guide action plans, forecasts and strategies for maximum performance.
  • Interior Design and Interior Architecture
    Learn how to create exciting spaces that are functional, aesthetically pleasing and sustainable with a curriculum that offers combines studio courses with the study of design theory and history.
  • Marketing
    Gain in-depth knowledge of the latest marketing concepts and techniques with courses on marketing research and planning, strategic marketing, analytics and metrics, and emerging trends in social media and other innovative technologies.
  • Project Management
    Get the skills to keep your projects on task, on time and on budget. In this highly interactive curriculum, you learn how to apply project management practices to achieve success in a wide variety of fields.
  • Visual Arts
    Expert instruction and rigorous studio experience help you take your creative ideas to the next level in a supportive atmosphere. This certificate includes theory and critique seminars, visual art history courses and visual arts electives