UCLA Extension Interpretation & Translation Certificate
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Professional interpreters are in demand in law, health, education, business, entertainment and government sectors. According to the Bureau of Labor Statistics, demand for interpreters is expected to grow at 18% from 2016-2026.
In as little as one year, the UCLA Extension Interpretation & Translation Certificate prepares you for a rewarding career interpreting in the criminal justice system, civil service, or the world of business. Our curriculum is well-rounded, focused on preparing you to pass the California Court Interpreter State Certification Exam—an interpreter's "calling card" no matter what their niche. Our comprehensive, rigorous certificate program provides an intensive year of study that explores languages and enriches your understanding of interpreter's ethics and role.