A new online-only offering from UMSI

Learn more about our MicroMasters in User Experience Research and Design!

Online learners interested in the growing field of user experience research and design can now earn more comprehensive certification or complete work toward an advanced degree at the University of Michigan School of Information.

We have a wide variety of offerings now available online, including an online Coursera Specialization in Applied Data Science with Python and a MicroMasters in User Experience Research and Design with edX.

The nine courses in the UX MicroMasters provide an introduction to the field, and teach students how to better understand user needs and how human behavior impacts the experience. Courses take online learners through usability testing, design principles and approaches to research on user experience.

Click for information on the full program, or learn more about individual courses. Check out our news story on the program's recent launch!


User Experience (UX) Research and Design

Learn more about the full series here.

Individual Courses:

UX501x - Introduction to User Experience

UX502x - Understanding User Needs

UX503x- Principles of Designing for Humans

UX504x - Evaluating Designs with Users

UX505x - UX Design: From Concept to Wireframe

UX506x - UX Design: From Wireframe to Prototype

UX507x - UX Research Surveys

UX508x - UX Research at Scale: Analytics and Online

UX509x - UX (User Experience) Capstone