Master of Professional Studies / User Experience Design
Maryland Institute College of Art

Program Details

MICA brings you a 1-2 punch, that combines design and technology.  This 100% online Master of Professional Studies in User Experience (UX) Design focuses on effectively reaching, and keeping, the end user in today’s marketplace. Usability is explored across all industries, from gaming to healthcare.  This degree has an on-campus residency requirement, as students move together as a cohort through computer science and other subjects, such as:

  • Prototyping
  • Human-machine Interaction
  • Foundation of User Design



The program consists of nine online modules and one in-person residency. 

  • Official transcripts showing proof of bachelor's degree
  • Curriculum Vitae/Resume
  • Statement of intent
  • Reflective Essays
  • Three letters of recommendation
  • Portfolio

School Accreditation Statement

Middle States Commission on Higher Education