Our human-computer interaction program prepares you for the high-demand, high-opportunity positions in user interface design and user experience.

Human-Computer Interaction, M.A.

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What to expect

  1. Email from program director
  2. Discuss requirements, course schedule and start date
  3. Application Requirement Checklist
  4. Information on Financing Your Education


What you will study

In this interdisciplinary program, you will learn the skills to design both computer hardware and software that is functional, efficient and gratifying to use. Curriculum includes courses in computer science, psychology, and graphic design that will deepen your knowledge of the domain.

Where you can study

  • Main campus

Learning outcomes

You will gain real world experience through projects that incorporate skills building, analyzing and improving human-computer interaction. Students in this program often receive funding through fellowships to work on large scale projects with major businesses like Welch Allyn, MedTech and the National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health. Ties with regional businesses provide opportunities for professional growth and exposure to the industry.

Admission requirements

Official transcripts showing confirmation of a Bachelor's degree

Purpose statement for graduate study


Two letters of recommendation

$65 application fee

GRE test scores (optional)