The human side of digital design.

Create integrated design solutions and gain hands-on experience with the online BS in Design for User Experience from Lesley University. Our program has a strong foundation in graphic design principles and teaches you to understand the human experience at the center of the design process. You’ll develop the critical thinking and conceptual skills necessary to design intuitive experiences across an ecosystem of products, services, and systems. With a curriculum featuring an interdisciplinary, collaborative approach to problem solving, this degree prepares you to utilize and implement all aspects of the design process from wire-framing to user testing and concept delivery. And because our program is offered fully online, you’ll study in a convenient environment with experienced faculty and engaged peers.

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Advantages

  • Accelerate your degree by transferring up to 90 credits.
  • Maintain your current work and personal schedule by studying online.
  • Benefit from one-on-one academic advising.

Program of Study

Undergraduate Academic Catalog

Course Type Credits
REQUIRED COURSES
48
Drawing for Interactive Experience
3
Elements of Interface
3
Introduction to Web Design 3
Information Architecture 3
User Experience 1
3
Language of Design 3
UX Research Methods
3
Visual Communication
3
Typography 1
3
Typography 2
3
UX Design Business Practices
CHOOSE TWO OF THE FOLLOWING COURSES 6
Design Thinking
3
Typography 3
3
User Experience 2 3
Advanced Web Projects
3
CHOOSE THREE OF THE FOLLOWING COURSES 9
Introduction to Communications 3
Media Analysis 3
Marketing 3
Organization Behavior and Ethics 3
GENERAL EDUCATION REQUIREMENTS
The 42 general education credits may be fulfilled via transfer credit, prior learning assessment, or Lesley Courses.
42
Arts & Humanities 12
Liberal Arts Electives 12
Math & Science
6
Social Sciences
6
Writing 6
FREE ELECTIVES
The 30 credits of free electives may be fulfilled via transfer credit, prior learning assessment, or Lesley courses.
TOTAL CREDITS: 120

Cost

Tuition is $420 per credit hour.

Admission Requirements

You’ll need:
  • A completed application
  • Official transcripts
  • A personal statement
  • A résumé

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