Top MS in HCI (Human Computer Interaction / Design)- in USA

HCI is now a very popular Human-Computer among students looking to pursue a Masters Degree, even though the stream is relatively new the number of students applying to this course is rising year on year. HCI is a study of how people interact with computers and places a high amount of importance to “user experience”, “design” & interface.

There has been an increase in the number of options to specialize and more and more universities are now offering the course, do note some of these programs are termed directly, some are interdisciplinary courses & some are offered as a track/specialization and some even more specific.

 Comprehensive list of Programs in HCI / Design/ Interface :

  1. Carnegie Mellon University: Masters of Human Computer Interaction
  2. Georgia Tech: MS in HCI:
  3. University of Washington: Masters in Human Computer Interaction & Design:
  4. Stanford University: MS in Design Impact
  5. MIT Media Lab: Media & Arts Sciences Degree
  6. University of Michigan Ann Arbor: MS in Information
  7. University of California Berkeley: Masters in Information Management & Systems
  8. UT Austin: MS in Information Science
  9. University of Maryland- College Park: MS in Human Computer Interaction
  10. Indiana University, Bloomington: MS in HCI with Design
  11. University of Calironia Irvine: Masters in HCI & Design
  12. University of Colorado Boulder: Masters in Creative Tech & Design
  13. Penn State University: MSIST  (Specialization)
  14. Virginia Tech: MS CS (Specialization)
  15. Northwestern University: MS in Engineering Design & Innovation
  16. Bentley : MS in Human Factors
  17. Drexel University: MSIS
  18. University of California San Diego: MSCS
  19. Texas A&M University: MSCS
  20. University of Maryland Baltimore County: MS in Human Centred Computer
  21. Tufts University: MS in Human Factors
  22. University of Minnesota Twin Cities: MSCS
  23. Arizona State University: MS Tech in Graphic IT
  24. Columbia University: MS CS ( Vision, Graphics, Interaction Track)
  25. New York University: MS Integrated Digital Media
  26. Michigan State University: MA in Media & Information
  27. Elon University: MA in Interactive Media
  28. University of Wisconsin Madison: UX & IT Track
  29. San Jose State University: MS Human Factors /Ergonomics
  30. Louisiana State University: Masters in Digital Media & Art
  31. Rochester Institute of Tech: MS HCI
  32. IIT Chicago : Master of Design + MBA
  33. George Washington University: MA in Interaction Design
  34. University of Baltimore: MS in Interaction Design & Information Architecture
  35. Syracuse: MFA in Interactive Design programs/masters-interaction-design-and-information-architecture/

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