Design & Arts

Learn to create from creatives.

Design your dream career with us.


Design user-focused websites that delight. Create impact through brand strategy. Think with your hands and paint. Capture a story through photography.

Then turn your passion into a career.

Whether you're just starting out, or have years of experience, UCLA Extension offers courses to sharpen your skills and prepare you for greater levels of success. (And yes, we even have courses you can take just for fun.)

From user experience to photography, studio arts to art history, our courses are taught by experienced professionals who have successful creative careers of their own.

Courses focus on teaching the skills needed to be successful in a professional atmosphere, including strong conceptual and problem solving skills, and how to effectively collaborate with clients and other creative professionals.

You'll build a strong portfolio that shows off your creative abilities. You'll also learn how to think strategically and position yourself for the competitive job market.

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You'd be surprised at how incredibly viable, powerful, and knowledgeable you can become in a very short amount of time.

Hakon Engvig
Design Communication Arts Certificate Graduate
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