About Us

UCSB Extension, now known as Professional and Continuing Education, is committed to providing essential skills and expertise to compete in today's job market. We are helping shape the future of our community, connecting UCSB with our fast-growing entrepreneurial base, and providing opportunities for career advancement and lifelong learning for students of all ages. We offer professional courses and certificate programs to UCSB students getting them ready for the competitive job market after graduation. Our International Programs enable visiting scholars and professionals from all over the world to experience the outstanding research and instruction at our top rated University.