College of the Extended University

3(4) + 1 + Master's Program


University Overview

Learning Experience

  • Learn-by-doing philosophy
  • Cutting-edge academic courses


  • Among the best public universities in U.S.
  • One of the seven polytechnic universities in U.S.

Prime Location

  • Beautiful Southern California
  • Surrounded by beaches, mountains and deserts
  • Within driving distance from downtown LA, Palm Springs, San Diego, Universal Studios, and Disneyland

Program Features & Advantages

    • 3(4)+1+Master’s Program Model
      • 3 or 4 - year undergraduate core courses at home university
      • 1-year Master's Preparation  Program at CPP
      • Master’s program at CPP or continue master's program at other American universities
    • Quality Courses and Internship Opportunity
      • CPP faculty/experts as program instructors
      • Internship opportunities at local industry
    • Personalized Service
      • Dedicated team to provide each student with excellent support and service
      • Professional academic advisor and other academic support
      • Intensive program that saves students' time
    • Intensive curriculum
      • Get up to 24 units in the 1st year, up to 9 units out of the 24 can be transferred to master's programs
      • GRE/GMAT may be waived if students continue master program at CPP
    • Safe, Comfortable and Convenient Housing
      • On-campus University Village