University of California Los Angeles

As one of the nation’s oldest, largest and most comprehensive continuing and professional studies providers, UCLA Extension gives students a wide range of options to advance in their career, switch careers, or achieve personal growth.

Over 50 programs—in specialized fields such as filmmaking, marketing, graphic design, project management, journalism, and more—have been approved for F-1 visa students.

Academic Reputation: Upon completion of a UCLA Extension program, participants receive a certificate from one of the top universities in the United States. Our programs meet standards established by the University of California Academic Senate and are subject to the approval of UCLA Faculty and industry advisory groups.

Programs typically consist of 9 to 12 courses over a period of nine months to one year.

Unpaid internships may be available for some certificate programs before the program is completed.

After completing a program for 9 months or longer the students are eligible for one year of paid employment in the professional area that they have studied in their  certificate program.

Further info:

Certificate of UCLA Extension for Certificate Programs

Certificate of UCLA Extension for English Language Programs

University of the Arts London

Certificate of the Agency of the Language Centre

Kaplan International Colleges

Certificate of Partnership