Master of Science in Human-Centered Design & Engineering
University of Michigan – Dearborn

Program Details

The online MS in Human-Centered Design & Engineering degree program from the University of Michigan – Dearborn is designed for students who wish to pursue leadership roles in user experience research and design and/or explore, extend, and integrate theoretical and practical issues in design using a human centered approach. Graduates are prepared for positions such as:

  • User Experience Designer
  • User Interface Designer
  • Interaction Designer
  • Usability Analyst
  • Product Designer


  • Bachelor's degree in cognitive science, computer science, art, design, engineering, business, or related areas
  • Overall GPA of 3.0 or higher
  • Official transcripts
  • Statement of purpose
  • Letter(s) of recommendation
  • Resume or CV

School Accreditation Statement

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