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

Learning Pace


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100% Online

School Accreditation & Licensing

University of Michigan – Dearborn is accredited by:

Higher Learning Commission (HLC)

Program Requirements & Restrictions

Minimum Education

Bachelor Degree

Recommended GPA

3.0 or above (4.0 scale)

Application Requirements

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

Additional Info

  • Bachelor's degree in cognitive science, computer science, art, design, engineering, business, or related areas