Joint Certificate Program


4 courses + capstone project; timing varies


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Joint Certificate Program:

The College of Engineering and Berkeley Executive Education are joining together to run a collaborative program, showcasing the breadth of knowledge of two of UC Berkeley’s strongest academic units. The program leverages the strengths of both colleges to guide those seeking to understand and build a business from the latest technology opportunities.

Participants will choose courses as follows:

  • 2 courses from Commercialization (Berkeley Executive Education)
  • 2 courses from Disruptive Technologies (Berkeley Engineering Executive Education)
  • Capstone Project (to be finished after course completion)


The Commercialization of Disruptive Technology  program:

  • Helps participants identify commercialization possibilities by gaining an understanding of disruptive technologies.

  • Gives participants an understanding of disruptive technologies and the business skills to engage with and develop related new businesses.

  • Concludes with an experience of a capstone project. The capstone project helps students develop a practical plan for the participant to move forward with their new idea.