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From websites and apps to AI and emerging technologies...

The Bachelor of Fine Arts (BFA) in Design with a concentration in Interaction Design (IXD) is an interdisciplinary four-year program that blends User Interface Design (UI) and User Experience Design (UX) with traditional design practices.

By focusing on user-centric design solutions, students will learn to innovate and empathize, equipping them with the skills needed to excel in the dynamic realm of digital products and interfaces. From websites and apps to AI and emerging technologies, students are primed to craft intuitive and impactful user interfaces across a diverse array of digital landscapes.


The Interaction Design curriculum is structured to provide students with a solid foundation in design principles, user-centered design processes, and the latest digital tools. Courses emphasize practical skills in interface design, user research, and interaction principles, preparing students for real-world challenges in designing digital experiences.

Course Listing :: Degree Plan

Facilities and Resources

Students in the Interaction Design program have access to 24/7 facilities and resources. This includes dedicated design labs equipped with the latest software and hardware, usability testing environments for user research, and collaborative workspaces for team-based projects. These resources support a hands-on learning experience, enabling students to develop their skills in a professional setting.


Graduates of the Interaction Design program are well-prepared for a variety of careers in the digital design field. Possible career paths include UI/UX designer, interaction designer, product designer, and user researcher, among others. With a strong emphasis on practical skills and a portfolio of work, students are positioned to enter the job market with confidence.

Job Titles

User Interface Designer (UI)

Visual Designer/ Graphic Designer

UX/UI Designer

Product Designer

UX Designer

Information Architect (or UX Architect)

UX Researcher or Strategist 

UX Writer


The small studio size of 15 to 20 students provides personalized instruction and fosters the chance to develop a network of friends and future colleagues.
Overall employment of web developers and digital designers is projected to grow 16 percent from 2022 to 2032, much faster than the average for all occupations. US Bureau of Labor.
216,700 Job openings in 2022. The Level of education that most workers need to enter this occupation is a Bachelor's Degree. US Bureau of Labor.