Lean Enterprise Certificate

Business Courses

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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Being Competitive, Increasing Profitability

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Free Career Clinics
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April 21 - 24, 2014
Take the next step in your career. Join expert career strategist, Camille Primm, at a free clinic to help you gauge your career development and set tangible goals. Choose from four clinics: recent grad, mid-career, in-transition or "encore."
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Transformational Leadership
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Starts April 2nd
The ability to transform and adapt as leaders is essential today. Explore and develop your six competency areas for improved leadership. Use assessments and experiential coaching techniques to build self-awareness and mindfulness.
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Scholarship Opportunities!
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Apply by June 10th
Spring scholarship opportunities for new or current students:

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Sustainable Business Practices
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Ensure that your company is prepared for the future where green and sustainable practices are necessary tools for success.
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Social Media Marketing
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Starts April 7th
Social media is changing the marketing landscape. Consumers now have a greater role in the public voice, creating both opportunities and ramifications for marketers as groups share, sell, and swap information via the digital world.
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Accounting and tax professionals are in-demand for jobs in corporate accounting, tax compliance, credit analysis, payroll tax, and transfer pricing. Sharpen your knowledge with one of these courses:

  • Taxation: Practice, Procedure and Ethics
  • Federal Individual Income Taxation
  • Taxation of the Business Entity
  • Real Estate Tax and Accounting
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Leadership Programs

Take an accelerated approach to developing advanced leadership and management skills.