Master of Science in User-Centered Design
Brandeis University

Program Details

Brandeis University offers an online master’s degree in User-Centered Design that combines psychological principles, user research, and the latest design and development processes. Students will combine theories and skills from these various disciplines to create innovative user experiences.

This online web design degree prepares graduates to plan and drive UX strategy for a wide variety of products and organizations. Classes discuss the physical and psychological factors that impact how people interact with digital products. Students will also master interaction design and information architecture tools in this online graphic design degree.

The curriculum includes studies of:

  • Cognitive and social psychology of user-centered design
  • Information architecture
  • Research methods
  • Design ideation and prototyping
  • Design operation and leadership

% Online

100% Online

School Accreditation & Licensing

Brandeis University is accredited by:

New England Commission of Higher Education (NECHE)

Program Requirements & Restrictions

Minimum Education

Bachelor Degree

Application Requirements

Statement of Purpose/Intent, Resume/CV, Recommendation/Reference Letter(s), Official College Transcript(s)

Additional Info

  • An undergraduate degree in a technical field, with focus areas in data communications, TCP/IP protocol suite, networking devices, and a programming or scripting language, OR an undergraduate degree in a technical field with work experience in lieu of courses.