3.00 Academic Units Required

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.


There are no formal requirements for this program. However, it is highly recommended that students have at least three years of business experience.

Curriculum Requirements

The curriculum consists of a minimum of 2 courses (one required course and a minimum of 2 semester units of electives) for a total of 4 semester units (60 hours of instruction). Candidates must pay a nonrefundable program registration fee.

You must take all courses for a letter grade. To receive the Award of Completion, you must maintain an overall minimum 2.0 grade point average, with a grade of C or better (no C-minus grades) in each course. All coursework must be completed within three to five years.

How to Register

By registering, you declare your intention to complete the curriculum. To register online for the Professional Program in Business Process Management, complete these two steps:

  1. Submit the online registration, and complete your student account profile if you are a new student.
  2. Pay the nonrefundable registration fee through your shopping cart. Please allow 3–5 business days for the registration to appear in your student account.

You should register for the program before you complete your first course in the curriculum.

Estimated Cost

Each course is priced individually, and you pay the course fee at the time of enrollment. The program has an estimated cost of $1,850 (not including course materials and registration fee). Course fees are subject to change.

Certificate and Award Request

Once you have completed the program coursework, notify UC Berkeley Extension that you have completed the curriculum and request your Award of Completion. Send an email to extension-business@berkeley.edu or call (510) 642-4231. After your records have been reviewed, verified and approved (usually within two to three weeks), your Award of Completion will be mailed to you.