Through the Master of Science in Human Factors in Information Design (MSHFID), working professionals learn innovative approaches to product development that integrate the goals of the business and the end-user. This program is housed within a business school, giving students the unique ability to see the role that design plays in the larger organizational structure. This powerful combination puts MSHFID students in high demand for senior-level positions at leading companies.
The MSHFID program:
- Emphasizes human behavior relative to product design, universal accessibility, usability and the user experience;
- Prepares students for careers as an interface designer, information architect, usability engineer or user experience specialist;
- Integrates user-centered design processes in the larger business organization;
- Gives students the opportunity to interact with professionals in diverse organizations.