The UC Berkeley Extension Advantage

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High-Quality Education

Many of our courses and certificates are reviewed by UC Berkeley and are aligned to the University's high academic standards.



Our courses and programs are affordable, and are designed for working professionals.


Online Courses

You don't need to miss a class meeting when that unexpected business trip is scheduled. Just log on from anywhere in the world, and you're ready to learn.


Learn From Working Professionals

Our instructors bring years of field experience to the classroom. Your instructors not only love to teach, they love to teach their subjects.

Latest Voices Blog Posts

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Find Yourself Working From Home?

Certain circumstances may require you to work from home, or you might choose a flex-work arrangement on certain days if that is an option.

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Ready to Take Stock in Families’ Lives

Our Certificate Program in Personal Financial Planning provides an academic path to joining the financial planning profession. Through the curriculum, you learn to analyze and advise in all core... continue reading Ready to Take Stock in Families’ Lives

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Putting the PMP® to Work in Civil Engineering

Certificate Program in Project Management graduate Mark Summers is through and through a civil engineer. The field is analytical and practical, terms he would also use to describe himself. While... continue reading Putting the PMP® to Work in Civil Engineering

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Latest and Upcoming Events

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Event: Marketing Manifesto: New Marketing for a New Tomorrow

Berkeley Global and the Conservatoire National des Arts et Métiers are thrilled to kick off a new, collaborative series of events welcoming professors and industry experts in an engaging online... continue reading Event: Marketing Manifesto: New Marketing for a New Tomorrow

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Event: How to Apply Design Thinking to Your Career and Your Life

Ready for something motivating and fun? Explore the concepts of design thinking and how to apply them to your career and life goals in this interactive online workshop.

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Event: College Admissions Essays

This hands-on workshop supports teachers, counselors and other educational professionals in guiding students with college admission essays.

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