The Master of Science in Human-Computer Interaction
prepares students to design, implement, and evaluate computer interfaces so that they are accessible and easy for people to use. This interdisciplinary degree integrates concepts and methods from computer science, graphic design and the social sciences to provide a comprehensive understanding of the user-centered design process.
Students in this program will acquire a broad range of skills including:
- Carry out the full user-centered design process
- Conduct usability tests
- Research users and their tasks
- Create the information architecture for a web site or complex application
- Develop working prototypes of dynamic web sites
Learn more about admission to this program.
Online Learning Options
This degree can be completed entirely online. CDM online degrees are delivered mostly through COL-enabled courses,
although other delivery technologies are also used. If a course is COL-enabled, any student registered in the course has access to the course playback. Students are strongly encouraged to utilize the COL resource wherever available. To complete this degree a student may take any combination of online and on campus courses. For more information on online learning at CDM visit the Online Learning page