Business Analysis

This multicourse certificate helps working professionals in a range of fields improve their business and organizational analysis skills. This certificate can be completed 100% online. 

This program is perfect for...

  • Current professionals in accounting, finance, marketing, IT, and project management looking to improve business and organizational skills
  • Individuals seeking a transition into business analysis careers
  • Executive administrative staff looking for career advancement
  • Consultants and business experts

What you can learn.

  • Fundamentals of business analysis, planning, monitoring, and implementation
  • Using tools such as Microsoft Excel for data analysis and business modeling
  • Principles of management and communications
  • Team building and collaboration skills


Click below to view the required and elective courses, if applicable, for this program.

Required Courses
MGMT X 430.711
Typically Offered: Fall, Spring
MGMT X 430.712
Typically Offered: Fall
MGMT X 430.713
Typically Offered: Winter
MGMT X 430.714
Typically Offered: Winter
MGMT X 430.715
Typically Offered: Spring
Ethics Requirement
MGMT 891.02
Typically Offered: Fall, Winter, Spring, Summer
Students must complete 1 elective course.
MGMT X 109
Typically Offered: Fall, Winter, Spring
MGMT X 430.716
Typically Offered: Fall, Spring
MGMT X 482.202
Typically Offered: Fall, Winter, Spring, Summer
COM SCI X 414.61
Typically Offered: Fall, Winter, Spring, Summer
COM SCI X 450.1
Typically Offered: Fall, Winter, Spring, Summer
COM SCI X 450.2
Typically Offered: Fall, Winter, Spring, Summer
MGMT X 444.1
Typically Offered: Fall, Winter, Spring, Summer

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Drop-In Advising Hour
This informal Zoom event is a platform for current and new program students to connect and ask questions to program staff. Drop in for 10 minutes or stay for the hour. Have questions about the certificate or program, bring them with you!

Each first and third Wednesdays of the month, 11am-12pm PT.

Email industrysegmentprograms@uclaextension.edu for the meeting link.

Estimated Cost Breakdown

All courses in this program are paid for individually, unless otherwise noted. An application form is required to establish candidacy in this program. From the 'Apply Now' button, complete the online application and pay the application fee if applicable.

Application & Candidacy Fee


Estimated Program Tuition


Estimated program textbook/materials


*The Application & Candidacy Fee establishes your candidacy in the program for a period of time covering normal progress toward completion and may allow you to access a variety of program benefits.

**Federal Financial Aid Gainful Employment Disclosures

The U.S. Department of Education requires colleges and universities to disclose certain information for any financial aid eligible program that, “prepares students for gainful employment in a recognized occupation”. This information includes program costs; occupations that the program prepares students to enter; occupational profiles; on time completion rate; and for the most recent award year: the number of students who have completed the program, the number of students who complete the program within the estimated duration, the job placement rate, and the median Title IV and private loan debt incurred by those who complete the program. For gainful employment information for this program, visit our Financial Aid page.

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