Engineering and Technology
With UC Berkeley Extension's Professional Program in Business Process Management, you learn how to optimize business processes by blending traditional business and IT theories and practices. Study strategies to use technology more efficiently to support your business goals. Ultimately, create an IT and management environment that can react more quickly to changing business needs through a process that involves a cycle of design, modeling, execution, monitoring and optimization. Join our email list to stay informed about this program.
The table contains the required courses for the Professional Program in Business Process Management, as well as the terms they are typically available for enrollment.
3 Courses, Minimum of 2 Core Courses, 3 Semester Units (45 Hours of Instruction)
|Core Courses||Course Number||Units/ CEU||Classroom||Online|
|BPM A: Process Modeling and Analysis||X441.1||1||Fall
|BPM B: Process Design, Transformation and Organization||X441.2||1||Spring|
|New! BPM C: Business Process Measurement||X441.3||1||Summer|
|Electives||Course Number||Units/ CEU||Classroom||Online|
|Business Analysis Essentials and Planning||X448.1||3||Spring
|Cognitive Tools for Interaction Design||X402.8||3||Fall|
|Elicitation, Requirements Management and Communication||X448.2||2||Fall
|Enterprise and Requirements Analysis||X448.3||3||Fall
|Solution Assessment and Validation, Underlying Competencies||X448.4||2||Fall
|Any one course in Systems Analysis, Software Analysis or Systems (re)-Engineering for 1, 2 or 3 semester units|
Course availability is subject to change. Courses offered in both online and classroom environments are interchangeable, and you may choose either format.
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You may enroll in individual courses without registering for the Professional Program in Business Process Management.
The Professional Program in Business Process Management is designed to address the needs of those who require a solid foundation in business process management. The program also benefits those in the Internet, health care and transaction-based industries such as banking.
There are no formal requirements for this program. However, it is highly recommended that students have at least three years of business experience.
The curriculum consists of a minimum of 3 courses (a minimum of 2 from the core course list) for a total of 3 semester units (45 hours of instruction). Candidates must pay a nonrefundable program registration fee.
All coursework must be completed within three years of registering for the program. However, requirements may be updated based on new developments in the field of study; we recommend completing the curriculum in a timely fashion. For more information, please see the completion requirements and the substitutions, waivers and transfer credit policies.
By registering, you declare your intention to complete the curriculum. To register for the Professional Program in Business Process Management, submit the online registration form with your credit card information or complete the mail-in registration form. The registration fee is nonrefundable.
You should register for the program before you complete your first course in the curriculum.
Each course is priced individually, and you pay the course fee at the time of enrollment. The program has an estimated cost of $1,700 (not including course materials and registration fee). Course fees are subject to change.
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