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Finance Your Future


Financial professionals deal with the growing complexity of global trade, constant changes in federal laws and regulations, and the proliferation of complex financial instruments. Gain the skills to excel in this challenging and rewarding field at UCLA Extension.

We work closely with industry experts, advisory boards, and professional associations to assure that our curriculum is relevant to current trends and practices. Our finance and investment courses are taught by instructors who will share their expertise, experience, and networks of opportunity while preparing you to meet the market demand as a qualified financial professional. 

Our program also provides foundation coursework for students considering the CFA®, CMA®, and FP&A certifications.

I gained tremendous analytical skills from the Finance Certificate Program. These skills have helped me in my position as an associate at an energy hedge fund. Overall, I think the level of education offered in the Finance Certificate Program prepared me well for a successful career. 

Michael A. Reich
UCLA Extension Certificate Graduate
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