Expand your knowledge in business, art, design or academic English while immersing yourself in the San Francisco Bay Area. Choose from short-term intensive options with daytime classes or longer-term study with nighttime classes—either way, you earn a certificate that demonstrates successful completion of a rigorous, Berkeley-quality curriculum.

INTENSIVE ACADEMIC ENGLISH PROGRAM

Receive a thorough foundation in university-level English to succeed in U.S. universities. Tailor the program length to meet your learning goals in speaking, listening, reading and academic writing. Learn more.

FUNDAMENTAL STUDIES IN BUSINESS AND ENTREPRENEURSHIP

Build your business acumen, and learn how to take your small-business idea from concept to fruition with these semester-based programs (internships available). You must be a recent graduate or an upper-level undergraduate to attend. Learn more.

INTERNATIONAL DIPLOMA PROGRAMS

Enhance your current work experience with full-time, intensive study in specific business disciplines. Earn a certificate In two or four months, or combine your training with an internship and further study. Learn more.

COLLEGE FOUNDATIONS PROGRAM

This program offers qualified international high school students exposure to preparatory and university-level coursework. Attend for one term, two terms or a full academic year, and receive personal college admissions advising. Learn more.

EVENING CERTIFICATE PROGRAMS

Learn alongside U.S. students in these post-baccalaureate certificates in business, psychology, art and interior design. You can complete most certificates in one year, with courses offered during evenings and weekends. Learn more.

BERKELEY GLOBAL ACCESS

Designed for universities to bring groups of undergraduales to study in Berkeley, this program includes access to the UC Berkeley campus, classes and instructors. If you are a university interested in participating, please write to bga@berkeley.edu.