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Getting Started as a UCI Division of Continuing Education (DCE) student

Thinking about enrolling in a UCI DCE certificate or specialized studies program? Not sure how to get started? This short video will give you an idea what you can expect.

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UCI DCE: What's it like to take a class online?

If you're considering enrolling in a UCI DCE certificate program, many courses are offered online - allowing busy working adults to take classes at their own time and without having to drive to campus. If you've never taken a class online before, you might wonder how the experience compares to a traditional, face-to-face classroom? This short video will give you a sense of the online course experience.

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Being a UCI DCE student: How do you find the time?

When working adults consider enrolling in a UCI DCE certificate or specialized studies program to help them in their career, one of the common concerns is about being able to find time to be a successful adult student. This short video will give you an idea how other students are able to balance classes, work and personal responsibilities.

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How long does it take to complete a UCI DCE program?

A certificate or specialized studies program from UCI DCE can be completed in less than a year - or take classes at your own pace with up to five years to complete a program.

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UCI DCE alumni discuss their experiences as continuing education students

Thinking about enrolling in a UCI DCE certificate or specialized studies program? Not sure how to get started? This short video will give you an idea what you can expect.

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Enrolling in UCI DCE classes: How can I afford it?

The decision to enroll in continuing education classes toward a certificate or specialized studies award at UCI DCE comes with the question: how can I pay for it? This video discusses some of the various financial aid and tuition payment options available for students in UCI DCE programs.