UCI Division of Continuing Education

Certificate Programs for Contract Management Professionals

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  • Contract Management Certificate Program

    UC Irvine Extension's Contract Management Certificate Program focuses on core competencies of the National Contract Management Association's (NCMA) Contract Management Body of Knowledge (CMBOK), 4th Edition.  Coursework addresses the most up-to-date information available in the procurement and contracting fields – whether commercial, government or international.  Students will develop a solid understanding of the contracting process and key elements of procurement and acquisition, including contract formation, negotiation, financial analysis and risk management.  Students will also explore new business areas such as global outsourcing, international contracting, doing business with the federal government and building strategic alliances.

    NCMA member-only discount offered on Contract Management Certificate Program courses: Enter "NCMA10" at checkout.

    More Information » extension.uci.edu/link/?source=NCMAGUIDE&link=%2fa...

    Contract Management Certificate Program
  • Supply Chain Management Certificate Program

    The Supply Chain Management Certificate  Program teaches you how to develop supply chain strategies and tactical plans for today’s global marketplace. You will also have the opportunity to practice communication skills and evaluate key processes and procedures specific to supply chain management professionals.

    NCMA member-only discount offered on Supply Chain Management Certificate Program courses: Enter "NCMA10" at checkout.

    More Information » unex.uci.edu/areas/business_mgmt/supply_chain/?utm...

    Supply Chain Management Certificate Prog...
  • Organizational Leadership and Communication Certificate Program

    In today’s demanding workplace, managers are constantly challenged to find new and innovative ways to involve and motivate employees and affect positive change that improves the company’s bottom line. The Organizational Leadership and Communication Certificate Program focuses on the practical skills professionals need to develop and maintain in order to lead others and be an agent of change. This program begins by teaching participants the fundamentals of leadership and continues by teaching participants valuable skills in interpersonal communication, small group communication, conflict management, intercultural communication, writing, and managing organizational change.

    More Information » unex.uci.edu/areas/business_mgmt/strategic_leaders...

    Organizational Leadership and Communicat...
  • Strategic Leadership Development Certificate Program - On-Demand Format

    The on-demand format is not based on time inside the classroom taking courses, but on the quality of work done completing five courses through project-based learning.  You will have an option to work with a mentor to master concepts or demonstrate your existing mastery by completing the projects on your own and submitting them for evaluation.

    Each course will help participants establish key leadership dimensions, create new ideas, and think strategically. For every Learning Project, participants will analyze a case study or use their own employment history as the backdrop to examine essential learning questions. 

    The program begins by exploring the principles of leadership, and how they are different from management skills, and continues by addressing the essential skills of creating a strategic vision, influencing others, leading others, and delivering results.

    Unique benefits of this format include starting anytime and earning your cer...
    More Information » unex.uci.edu/areas/business_mgmt/strategic_leaders...

    Strategic Leadership Development Certifi...



  • Gina Cho
    Gina Cho

    Program Representative
    UC Irvine Extension
    Irvine, California