Graduate Certificate in Human-Computer Interaction
Indiana University Online

Program Details

Indiana University offers the online Graduate Certificate in Human-Computer Interaction. Human-Computer Interaction (HCI) uses research and principles from design, psychology, business, engineering, and computing. Student will learn to create technology that not only solves problems, but also is intuitive, functional, and enjoyable to use.

Human-Computer Interaction provides the answers to how Apple made the iPhone so unique, or how Amazon’s Kindle changed the way we read, or why your favorite websites are so easy to use when so many others make you want to scream. Employers from around the country are seeking highly qualified junior and senior candidates with advanced degrees in HCI. The field is at an all-time high, and opportunities for HCI graduates are increasing daily.

This graduate certificate is awarded by Purdue University at Indiana University-Purdue University Indianapolis (IUPUI). IUPUI is administered by Indiana University.


  • Minimum of a Bachelor’s degree
  • Transcripts
  • Minimum Overall GPA: 3.0 (4.0 scale)
  • Resume and Professional Portfolio
  • Personal Statement
  • Skills Inventory
  • Three references

School Accreditation Statement

North Central Association of Colleges and Schools, The Higher Learning Commission