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UCLA Extension


As one of the nation’s oldest, largest and most comprehensive continuing and professional studies providers, UCLA Extension gives you a wide range of options to advance in your career, switch careers, or achieve personal growth.


We create extraordinary learning experiences for adults of all ages. We will engage the power of education to transform lives, businesses, and communities worldwide.


You chose the power of UCLA Extension to help advance your career, whether in the United States or internationally—now find your dream job. Stay connected to the latest career news, events, articles and advice, as well as internships, and job postings by signing up for career services email alerts. As part of your profile, choose one or more career communities and receive targeted updates specific to your interests around the globe.

Short Courses

Business & Management (51)
Social Sciences (25)
Arts, Design & Architecture (18)
Humanities (18)
Computer Science & IT (13)
Education & Training (8)
Medicine & Health (8)
Engineering & Technology (7)
Journalism & Media (7)
Applied Sciences & Professions (6)
Law (4)
Environmental Studies & Earth Sciences (3)
Natural Sciences & Mathematics (2)
Agriculture & Forestry (1)
Hospitality, Leisure & Sports (1)

University Ranking

Academic Ranking of World Universities by Shanghai Jiao Tong University
ARWU World University rankings is the first world university ranking. It ranks the world's top 1000 colleges and universities based on objective indicator.

Student services

Deciding to study in another country can be an exciting experience. It can also present challenges. UCLA Extension Student Support helps you every step of the way.

Housing services

  • International students typically live off campus, usually in privately owned residence halls, homestays, or furnished apartments.
  • Off-campus, non-UCLA housing is available year-round; students make reservations directly with housing providers. UCLA on-campus housing is available in summer only.

Library services

The UCLA Library creates a vibrant nexus of ideas, collections, expertise, and spaces in which users illuminate solutions for local and global challenges. We constantly evolve to advance UCLA’s research, education, and public service mission by empowering and inspiring communities of scholars and learners to discover, access, create, share, and preserve knowledge.

Campus life

  • UCLA is located in Westwood Village, a vibrant, unique community in West Los Angeles. On a typical day, you can find college students, professionals, residents, and tourists wandering Westwoods’ collection of stores, restaurants, and theaters. The weekends attract Angelenos from across the city for dining or entertainment.
  • Westwood Village is conveniently located near other well-known Los Angeles neighborhoods including Bel Air, Holmby Hills, Brentwood, Beverly Hills, West Hollywood and Santa Monica. 

The University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA) is accredited by the Western Association of Schools and Colleges (WASC).

Beverly Hills, California, United States

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