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University College and Extension Services

University Programs

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University College and Extension Services has become the College of Continuing and Professional Education.

Programs


UCES maintains a customer-focused market-driven approach to developing and delivering programs. As a result, the programs may change often to adapt to the training and educational needs of the marketplace. UCES offers both professional development (non-credit) and credit programs, in many different subject areas. Whether the program is credit-bearing, or not for university credit, UCES strives to provide the following features in every course:

• Quality curriculum
• Innovative and thoughtfully designed formats
• Convenient days/times
• Affordable fees and payment plan options
• Fast, easy registration

In addition, UCES provides companies, organizations, and government agencies with customized professional development programs for employees at their work site or at CSULB.

For a free catalog of the latest comprehensive program listings and descriptions, call the UCES Customer Service Center 800/963-2250 or visit the web site www.uces.csulb.edu.

Following is just a sampling of the many types of programs offered by UCES.

Professional Development Certificate Programs Offered


Lean Management
Human Resources Management
Professional Meeting and Events Planning
Basic Applied Forensic Science and Crime Analysis
Engineering and Architectural AutoCAD
Geographic Information Systems
IT Project Management
Oracle Internet Applications Developer Specialist
Professional Designation Programs and Industry-Specific Exam Prep Programs
Global Logistics Specialist
The SHRM Learning System (PHR/SPHR exam prep)
On-line Programs
Accounting Fundamentals
Finance
Project Management Fundamentals
Managing Technical Professionals
Fundamentals of Supervision Management
Business Administration
Database Management
Grant Writing and Non-Profit Management
Career and Personal Enrichment
Languages

Degrees Offered


Degree programs offered by UCES are in partnership with other CSULB colleges.
• Bachelor of Arts in Family and Consumer Sciences, Option: Child Development and Family Studies
• Bachelor of Science in Business Administration, Option: International Business (Singapore)
• Master of Arts in Communicative Disorders
• Master of Arts in Global Logistics
• Master of Arts in Kinesiology, Option: Sport Management
• Master of Arts in Kinesiology, Option: Pedagogy
• Master of Business Administration (Fully Employed MBA for Working Adults)
• Master of Business Administration (Accelerated)
• Master of Public Administration
• Master of Science in Criminal Justice
• Master of Science in Health Care Administration (Accelerated)
• Master of Science in Mathematics: Option in Applied Statistics (Accelerated)
• Master of Social Work

Credit Certificates Offered
• Applied Statistics

The American Language Institute


The American Language Institute provides English as a Second Language instruction to international students. ALI offerings include long-term and short-term programs, and credit and non-credit courses. Programs offered through the ALI include the Intensive English Program, a non-credit program offered year-round, 3 sessions per year, in which students are in class up to 25 hours per week.

Open University


Open University provides an opportunity for those people who are not currently admitted to and/or registered at CSULB to enroll in most courses offered by the university. Enrollment is on a space-available basis, and subject to approval of the instructor and department chair. Students receive Open University Special Sessions credit. For more information, call the UCES Customer Service Center at 800/963-2250.

Centers/Consortiums


Center for International Trade and Transportation (CITT)
Southern California Process Improvement Network (SPIN)

College Facilities


• Full service award-winning video and multimedia production facility located on campus, including a 2200 square-foot studio, featuring the leading computer animation software
• Computer labs both on and off campus, equipped with the latest hardware and software
• Executive conference and training rooms

Continuing Education Units


Continuing Education Units (CEUs) are a permanent record of attendance in professional development (non-credit) programs. They are awarded by The American Council on Education (ACE) and administered through UCES. CEUs can enhance ones resume and provide another opportunity to showcase a commitment to professional development. CEUs for specific professions are also available.

Continuing Education Units (CEUs) are a permanent record of attendance in professional development (noncredit) programs. They are awarded by The American Council on Education (ACE) and administered through UCES. CEUs can enhance ones resume and provide another opportunity to showcase a commitment to professional development. CEUs for specific professions are also available.