Education & Training

If you're a teacher or school administrator, you can choose from UCLA Extension's classroom-based and online courses designed just for you. For over 80 years, the Education Department at Extension has provided staff development, in-service, and professional outreach to practitioners at all levels of education — from preschool through elementary, secondary, adult, and higher education. And, you can earn university professional development credit applicable to state licensing/credentialing requirements, salary advancement, or university/college degrees.

For more information on Early Childhood Programs: Call (310) 825-2960; email or click here.

For more information on K-12 Credentials call (310) 825-0095 and TESL/TEFL call (310) 206-5107; email; or click here.

For more information on Online College Counseling, Test Preparation, and Advanced Placement Programs: Call (310) 983-1181; email

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Sequential Program in Educating and Supporting Students with Autism Spectrum Disorder

This fully online program is intended for credentialed Education Specialist teachers in California who are seeking an added authorization in Autism Spectrum Disorders (ASD). It is approved by the California Commission on Teacher Credentialing. The sequen. . .

Teaching K-12 Subjects to English Learners (CTEL) Certificate

Nearly 25% of the student population in California's public schools are English learners, and on average their academic performance lags behind that of native English-Speaking students. This certificate program is designed to develop the capacity of teac. . .

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