Certificate Programs

The Anderson Executive MBA program offers six specialized certificates tailored to students’ focused goals, whether they plan to launch an independent business or lead the finance sector. As a supplement to the MBA, Anderson EMBA certificates maximize the value of your experience and education. Students wishing to earn a certificate take additional elective courses in the specializations listed below.

Global
Management

Entreprenuership
(E-Track)

Finance
Certificate

Marketing
Certificate

Easton Tech
Leadership

Leaders in
Sustainability

Certificate Programs

 

Specialization in Global Management

The Global Management certificate prepares students for international leadership roles through an integrated focus on specialized coursework, lectures, research, and innovative programs held throughout the world. This program has been customized to fit the unique needs of Executive MBA students. Students choose from UCLA Anderson's many international opportunities in order to enrich their educational experience and immerse themselves in business practices abroad.

Entrepeneurship (E-Track)

This certificate is designed for students who are interested in launching and successfully running their own business, and for those joining a startup venture or creating new initiatives in an established company. To earn this certificate, students take entrepreneurial electives on Thursday evenings of class weekends, and in the summer elective blocks.

Finance

Some EMBA students demonstrate that they have exceeded the scope of the required course in finance. To earn this certificate, students take finance electives during the EMBA elective block sessions and in the FEMBA and full-time MBA programs (where enrollment is permitted on a space-available basis).

Marketing

Some EMBA students demonstrate that they have exceeded the scope of the required course in marketing. To earn this certificate, students take marketing electives during the EMBA elective block sesions and in the FEMBA and full-time MBA programs (where enrollment is permitted on a space-available basis).

Easton Technology Leadership

The UCLA Anderson Easton Technology Leadership Program offers a comprehensive technical leadership concentration that equips MBAs with the leadership preparedness, management knowledge and entrepreneurial disposition to succeed in diverse technical settings - from startups to large global technology corporations. EMBAs may apply to Easton during the fall quarter in their first or second year at UCLA Anderson, ideally in the first year. For more information and complete requirements, please visit the Easton Technology Leadership Program website.

Leaders in Sustainability

The Leaders in Sustainability certificate enables students to create a program tailored to their needs and background, by choosing among the sustainability related opportunities at UCLA. A required core course in sustainability, relevant electives and participation in leadership training provide the foundation for a specialization that is increasingly desirable to employers. Students learn experientially by collaborating on real projects for local businesses, nonprofits and government agencies. Please visit the UCLA Institute of the Environment website for complete requirements to qualify for the certification.

UCLA Anderson's Leaders in Sustainability Certificate Program