Expand your career knowledge or prepare for university study in the U.S. 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.

International Diploma Program

Enhance your current work experience with full-time, intensive study in specific business disciplines. Earn a certificate in 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 Program

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 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 bga@berkeley.edu.