Advance your career in the world of finance.

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Financial professionals are crucial to today's business and organizations as they deal with the growing complexity of global trade, constant changes in federal laws and regulations, and the proliferation of complex financial instruments. 

With UCLA Extension's certificate in Finance, individuals will gain the skills to excel in this challenging and rewarding field. 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 candidates considering the CFA®, CMA®, and FP&A certifications.

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I gained analytical skills that have helped me in my position at an energy hedge fund. 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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