6 Degrees of User Experience (Actually, More Than 70…)

6 Degrees of User Experience (Actually, More Than 70…)

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Summary:

“User Experience” as an academic discipline is not yet well-established in many universities.

Our UX Degrees resource is a global list of degrees being offered in fields related to UX such as Interaction Design, HCI, Product Design, Information Architecture and Digital Design.

The career paths into UX are many and varied.

As we’ve mentioned before, the academic path—while not the only option—is a legitimate path to follow, whether you complete a tertiary degree at a Bachelors, Masters, Postgraduate Certificate or Postgraduate Diploma level.

Unfortunately, User Experience as a discipline is not yet well-established in many universities, although it is increasing in credibility. However, there are quite a few other related fields that you can study at a tertiary level: Interaction Design, HCI, Product Design, Information Architecture, Digital Design, Interactive Arts, and others …

Enter our comprehensive list of UX Degrees.

Our UX Degrees resource is a global list of tertiary education degrees currently being offered in these fields. You can enter keywords into the text field to filter courses, or sort by country, city, institution, or course name.

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Let us know if you are aware of any others—we are keen to keep this list as up-to-date and comprehensive as possible!

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Luke Chambers
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