UCSC Silicon Valley Extension

UCSC Silicon Valley Extension is a leading workforce educator Located in Silicon Valley of the U.S. state of California. It is the only institution in the area to offer University of California-quality accredited courses designed by experienced and professional instructors. Certificate courses offered at UCSC Extension include Bioscience, Education, Technology and a few others.

  • Average Tuition USD 15,650
  • Total Annual Cost USD 15,650

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UCSC Silicon Valley Extension has a 150-year history in the San Francisco Bay Area as the leading regional workforce training provider, sustained ongoing partnerships with regional companies, workforce development programs and professional associations, and offers accredited courses. As part of the University of California, UCSC Silicon Valley Extension is certified by the WASC Senior College and University Commission (WSCUC).

Today, key industry leaders and academic experts guide the creation of the University of California-approved curricula. Each course, packed with practical information that students can put into practice in real time, is designed to provide identified, in-demand job skills that link to regional needs. Many courses build upon each other, allowing students to master particular skills.

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  • 3175 Bowers Ave, Santa Clara, CA 95054, USA

    BioScience

    USD 15,650 Tuition Fee

    This program is designed to equip students with the theoretical and practical knowledge of the fundamentals of Biomedical Science. The program combines biology and medicine and offers courses that focus on the study of molecular biology, parasitology, and toxicology.

  • 3175 Bowers Ave, Santa Clara, CA 95054, USA

    Business and Management

    USD 15,650 Tuition Fee

    This program is designed to equip students with the theoretical and practical knowledge of Business principles and techniques. The program offers courses that focus on the study of the fundamentals of business, like buying, selling and producing products; business organization; and accounting.

  • 3175 Bowers Ave, Santa Clara, CA 95054, USA

    Education

    USD 15,650 Tuition Fee

    This program is designed to equip students with the theoretical and practical knowledge of the concepts of Education. The program offers courses that focus on the study of research, and administrative and support services related to learning and teaching.

  • 3175 Bowers Ave, Santa Clara, CA 95054, USA

    Hardware Design

    USD 15,650 Tuition Fee

    This program is designed to equip students with theoretical and practical knowledge of the principles of Computing Research. The program offers courses that focus on the study of scientific computing and its application; scientific visualization; multi-scale analysis; grid generation; data analysis, applied mathematics and numerical algorithms; high performance parallel computing; and numerical modeling and simulation.

  • 3175 Bowers Ave, Santa Clara, CA 95054, USA

    Software Development

    USD 15,650 Tuition Fee

    This program is designed to equip students with the theoretical and practical knowledge of Software Engineering. The program offers courses that focus on the study of the application of scientific and mathematical principles to the design, analysis, verification, validation, implementation, and maintenance of computer software systems.

  • 3175 Bowers Ave, Santa Clara, CA 95054, USA

    Technology

    USD 15,650 Tuition Fee

    This program is designed to equip students with the theoretical and practical knowledge of the fundamentals of Engineering Technology. The program offers courses that focus on the study of specific engineering techniques; calculus; general physics; technology; computer applications; computer programming; applied mathematics; and emerging technologies.

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    Established in 1868

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    UCSC Silicon Valley Extension has helped generations of professionals learn new skills and technologies to compete in each emerging economy.

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