Corporate Programs

UCLA Extension has partnered with companies and organizations around the world for over 25 years, including NASA, Boeing, Northrop Grumman, LAUSD, ITT, the Metropolitan Transit Authority, Jet Propulsion Laboratory, and LADWP. Drawing on our resources as part the world-renowned University of California, Los Angeles, as well as over 90 years’ experience building courses and curricula, we can collaborate with you to create customized educational programs at your location.

Contact Our Corporate Programs Unit
Learn how we can help your organization meet its professional development and corporate training objectives: customprograms@uclaextension.edu, or (310) 206-4149. Learn more about our custom-designed programs at uclaextension.edu/customprograms. Corporate programs are tailored to meet the specific training needs of domestic or international groups usually consisting of 15 or more participants.

Choose From Some of These Popular Programs:

  • International Business: If you have offices, markets, or clients abroad, we can help your staff work with unique business cultures, globalization and localization issues, and teach them foreign languages.
  • Computers & Information Systems: Help your business keep up with emerging technologies critical to your success through education and training in information systems, programming, databases, operating systems, web technology, and ecommerce. See details here.
  • Engineering & Technical Management: We provide training for technical staff in a variety of engineering fields as well as for professionals from all industries who need skills in contract management, cost estimating, IT management, project management, and supply chain management. See details here.
  • Business & Management: Enhance your organization’s performance with training in a wide range of business skills from accounting, finance, entrepreneurial thinking, social media, and advertising to human resources management. We also offer industry-specific training, such as health care and hospitality management.
  • Leadership & Supervisory Skills: Our custom programs are ideal for manager training, whether for first-time supervisors or executives. Courses can be tailored to enhance effective communication supervisory skills, leadership, management, project management, and systems engineering management.
  • English as a Second Language: The ability to communicate clearly and fluently in English is a critical advantage in today’s global marketplace. We provide English instruction for non-native speakers in various contexts including pronunciation conversation improvement, presentation skills, business writing, and academics.

We Can Also Customize a Program to Fit Your Needs
We can tailor your program format, schedule, and location to fit your objectives and budget. With over 100 certificate programs in more than 20 fields, we have the resources and experience to customize a curriculum just for you. In addition, by working with us on a customized program you’ll benefit from the following:

  • Get expert counsel on your staff’s training needs. As a resource and partner, we’ll help pinpoint your training needs, whether your goal is to develop staff, build leadership skills, or boost performance.
  • Use your budget and time wisely and effectively. Instead of spending time, effort and dollars trying to build training yourself, choose from a variety of program delivery options and flexible formats. Plus, facilities, educational materials, schedules, evaluations, follow-up, and other details are handled thoroughly and professionally by our experienced staff so you can focus on your work.
  • Provide your staff with the latest relevant knowledge and practices. With an instructor roster of accomplished working professionals who are experts in their field, UCLA Extension can give your staff the tools they need to succeed.
  • Apply the experience and expertise of UCLA Extension to benefit your organization. Our understanding of California industries, the regional economy, and our experience delivering on-site programs in the Americas, Europe, and Asia make us the perfect choice for an education and training partner.