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Santa Barbara,
CA 93106-1110
(805) 893-4200
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Discover. Experience. Grow.
As the continuing education division of the UC Santa Barbara, UCSB Extension is open to anyone seeking professional and personal development. Evening and weekend classes are designed to fit into busy schedules with convenient locations in both Santa Barbara and Ventura.

NEW Fall Course: Blogging for Business

In case you haven't heard, the Internet has replaced the electric typewriter as Business's Best Friend, and the 'net favors a business website that features fresh, meaningfully written content. Your prospective clients want the same thing. How to please both your flesh-and-blood customers and the algorithmic robots that will lead them to your site? One word (two syllables): Blogging.

UCSB Extension Course - Urban Water Management: A Hands-On Approach
A Stage Two drought was declared by the Santa Barbara City Council May 20, 2014. Water management is a critical issue locally and globally, and is driving both public policy and behavior. UCSB Extension’s Urban Water Management course in the Fall Quarter, 2014 will increase your understanding of residential, business, and industrial water conservation strategies. See what instructor Matthew O’Carroll has to say about the course.

NEW Online Certificate Program in Child Life
The Child Life Professional Certificate program offers an overview of child life theory and practice, including the therapeutic role of play, the nature of suffering, stages of grief, medical terminology, community outreach, and technology... [Read more]