Graduate Certificate in User Experience Design
University of Wisconsin-Madison

Program Details

The online Graduate Certificate in User Experience Design program from the University of Wisconsin-Madison prepares students to make information systems more people-friendly across commercial, nonprofit, educational, government, and other sectors. In this program, students are able to:

  • Learn theories, techniques, and tools of digital design
  • Practice assessing user satisfaction with digital media
  • Practice different prototyping techniques
  • Collect and analyze data about users, user needs, and use environments
  • Work to improve the usability, accessibility, and pleasure with which people interact with digital spaces over periods of time


  • Four-year Bachelor’s degree from an accredited institution of higher learning with a minimum undergraduate GPA of 3.0
  • Transcripts
  • Statement of interest (one-page essay)

School Accreditation Statement

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