• Course Delivery
    100% Online
  • Total Credits
  • In-State Tuition Per Credit
  • Out of State Tuition Per Credit

Human-Computer Interaction

Graduate Certificate

In today's computer-driven world, the need to create effective, efficient, and satisfying interactions between humans and computer hardware and software is paramount. The Certificate in Human-Computer Interaction focuses on the core theory and best practices of human-computer interaction.

As a student in the program, you complete 15 hours of graduate credit. You take core courses in human-computer interaction design, as well as specialized courses in the psychology of human-computer interaction, usability and evaluative methods, and prototyping for interactive systems.

Upon successful completion of the program, you will have expertise in core competencies essential to success in the field of human-computer interaction and know how to apply human-computer interaction theory and principles to product development.


  • INFO-H 541Interaction Design Practice3 Credits
  • INFO-H 543Interaction Design Methods3 Credits
  • INFO-H 561Meaning and Form in Human Computer Interaction3 Credits
  • INFO-H 563Psychology of Human Computer Interaction3 Credits
  • INFO-H 517Visualization Design, Analysis, and Evaluation3 Credits
  • INFO-H 564 Prototyping for Interactive Systems3 Credits
  • INFO-H 565Collaborative and Social Computing3 Credits
  • INFO-H 566Experience Design for Ubiquitous Computing3 Credits
  • INFO-H 599Topics in Human-Centered Computing1-3 Credits

Tuition & Fees

Cost for Indiana Residents
  • Per Credit Hour
  • Tuition: $352.00
  • 3 Credit Hours
  • Tuition: $1056.00
Cost for Out of State Residents
  • Per Credit Hour
  • Tuition: $967.00
  • 3 Credit Hours
  • Tuition: $2901.00

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