UCLA Extension

Certificate Programs


UCLA Extension offers a wide range of certificates and credentials for professional educators, including early childhood education teacher, K-12 teachers, administrators, school counselors, school psychologists, paraprofessionals, and other school personnel. Earn your first credential, maintain an existing one, or acquire a new credential that will help you advance in your career. Since 1917, UCLA Extension has been a leader in social justice pedagogy and excellent in urban education.

The following is a table of the academic calendar for 2017.

Dates of Enrollment
Class Dates Open for Enrollment Early Enrollment Deadline Date
Winter 2017 January 9–April 2 November 7 Varies by class*
Spring 2017 April 3–June 25 February 6 Varies by class*
Summer 2017 June 26–September 17 May 1 Varies by class*
Fall 2017 September 25–December 17 July 31 Varies by class*

*Early enrollment deadline is 30 days before the course begins.