Academic Centers

Academic Centers

UCLA Anderson's nine specialized academic centers of excellence emphasize academic and thematic strengths within the curriculum. Each center supports cutting-edge research, the development of new courses, extracurricular activities and interactive events such as conferences for students, alumni and the business community. They also provide a variety of opportunities for continuing education and ongoing contact with scholars, students, community and industry leaders.

Easton Center


Easton Technology Management Center

Through innovative courses, creative workshops, high-profile events and immersion in the most vital areas of high-tech business culture, Easton prepares the next generation to drive change in technology. 

Easton Center offers: CoursesFellowsSpecialization



Center for Media, Entertainment & Sports

MES examines the forces of change on the management of enterprises in media, entertainment and sports, including the impacts of technology, consolidation and globalization.

MES Center offers: Courses, Specialization

The Fink Center


Laurence and Lori Fink Center for Finance

The Fink Center for Finance sponsors research, teaching and the application of financial knowledge in the global corporate and investment community.

Fink Center offers: Specializations, Fellows, Competitions

UCLA Anderson Forecast


The Forecast Center

In addition to quarterly economic forecasts for the United States, California and Los Angeles and topical reports, the Forecast applies its expert econometric modeling and analytic techniques to a wide variety of projects in partnership with both public and private entities.



Center for Global Management

The CGM prepares global leaders for rapidly changing markets and organizations by helping students fulfill their global study requirement. Our Mission is to instill in students the necessary global, social, intellectual and psychological competencies necessary to become well-rounded global citizens.

The CGM offers: Specializations, Courses, Research, Mentorship

The Morrison Center


Morrison Family Center for Marketing Studies and Data Analytics

The Morrison Family Center for Marketing Studies and Data Analytics serves as a global resource for academics and practitioners as they use data and analytical tools to advance understanding of consumer markets and behaviors. The center interfaces with the practicing marketing community and professional activities in this rapidly expanding field.

The Morrison Center offers: Fellowships, Case Competitions, Seminars

The Price Center


Harold and Pauline Price Center for Entrepreneurship & Innovation

The Price Center coordinates all teaching, research and extracurricular and community activities related to entrepreneurship at UCLA Anderson.

The Price Center offers: Courses, Fellowships, Competitions

The Ziman Center


UCLA Ziman Center for Real Estate

The UCLA Ziman Center is a worldwide leader in real estate teaching and research. The center draws upon and reaches out to faculty and departments throughout UCLA, including management, law, public policy, urban planning, engineering and architecture.

The Ziman Center offers: Courses, Specialization, Fellowships, Competitions

Center for Impact

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UCLA Anderson Center for Impact

The UCLA Anderson Center for Impact has three goals: (1) integrate social impact and sustainability into fundamental business education, (2) engage with UCLA faculty to formalize impact measurement and nudge corporate performance, and (3) help firms, consumers, investors and stakeholders make decisions that are better for people and the planet.

The Center for Impact offers: Specialization, Certificates, Courses, Impact Investing

Multidisciplinary Approach

The combination of these efforts creates positive impacts on business and management, while affording fresh learning opportunities for our students.

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