If you want to expand your knowledge in business, art, design or academic English while immersing yourself in the San Francisco Bay Area, then UC Berkeley Extension has the program to meet your needs. 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.
Get program details below, or compare the features of each program.
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.
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.
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.
Learn alongside U.S. students in these post-baccalaureate certificates in business, art and interior design. You can complete most certificates in one year, with courses offered during evenings and weekends. Learn more.
Designed for universities to bring groups of undergraduates 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 email@example.com.
This term-based program offers international high school students rigorous academic preparation and exposure to college-level coursework to succeed in U.S. universities. Learn more.
Compare the details of all four international programs—including schedules, costs and academic requirements—in a side-by-side comparison chart. Compare programs.
In addition to International Programs, UC Berkeley Extension offers customized academic study. For more information on this option, please contact the staff in the academic area of interest at extension.berkeley.edu/contact.
If you have questions—such as how Extension relates to UC Berkeley, where Extension is located or what defines a certificate—get answers now.
If you are an international student already residing in the U.S. and want to transfer to UC Berkeley Extension, contact the International Student Administrative Services office:
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