The rapid and complex changes occurring in today's business world continue to place increasing demands on all levels of an organization. The University of California, San Diego Extension's professional certificates and courses provide students from a wide range of industries with the tools necessary to boost their careers and improve performance and profitability within their organization.
Whether you are starting, changing, or advancing your career, Extension gives you the opportunity to join a learning community of professionals and acquire real-world understanding of business practices from industry experts.
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This intensive four-day project management essentials course will examine the basics of putting together a well-defined, planned, and executed project. Learn how to define, plan and execute a project whether the goal is simple or complex. Gain the tools and knowledge for delivering projects on time and on budget.
Explore the variety of regulations, procedures, financial tools, and documents that are necessary to successfully trade goods from one region of the globe to another. Explore market risk analysis, transaction process flow, tools such as credit insurance, internet-based bank documentation, and services and resources provided by national and international organizations.
Facility managers need a good understanding of building components and systems to maintain and manage them well. Review the function of primary building components and systems, including the structure, building envelope, mechanical and electrical systems and fire life safety systems.
Enrich your understanding of marketing planning tools and discover how to leverage these tools in the planning process for strategic competitive advantage. Participate in a comprehensive discussion and application of the marketing planning tools. Gain in-depth knowledge of the marketing planning process.
Regardless of the economic or social climate, management of financial affairs remains the foremost priority in any business. Consequently, an understanding of the principles for building and sustaining the financial health of a firm will strengthen the value of any professional involved in business. Discover the summer courses within the Professional Certificate in Finance. br>Learn more
Get hands-on experience and help bridge to employment! Work closely with instructors as you lead a real project for an organization. Choose from:
Take an accelerated approach to developing advanced leadership and management skills.