Contract Management

This online certificate, developed in collaboration with the National Contract Management Association (NCMA), provides in-depth curriculum on contract management used in government and commercial sectors.

This program is perfect for...

  • Professionals looking for formal training in contract management for public and private sectors
  • Current contract managers looking to enhance skills and advance their careers
  • Individuals who want to learn contract bidding, negotiation, and legal processes
  • Individuals looking to pursue career paths in contract management

What you can learn.

  • Negotiation techniques and strategies used in contract management
  • Types, applications, and structuring of contracts
  • Legal aspects of contract management
  • International business contracting

What our students say about our certificates.

What our certificates have done for our students.


feel a certificate helped them enhance their careers

1 in 4

received a salary increase after starting a certificate program


switched careers after completing a certificate program


recommend a certificate program to others

Source: UCLA Extension Certificate Graduates Survey


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

Required Courses
MGMT X 408.5
Typically Offered: Fall, Spring
MGMT X 408.7
Typically Offered: Winter, Summer
MGMT X 408.61
Typically Offered: Fall, Spring
Students must complete two elective courses from the following list:
MGMT X 408.64
Typically Offered: Fall, Spring
MGMT X 408.66
Typically Offered: Fall, Spring
MGMT X 445.7
Typically Offered: Fall, Spring
MGMT X 408.65
Typically Offered: Winter, Summer
MGMT X 408.4
Typically Offered: Winter, Summer

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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