UX Certificate Program
We are returning to the classroom! All courses will be held in-person and online this Fall.
Fall 2021 Schedule
In order to provide a variety of course offerings each semester, elective courses are offered once a year (on either the Fall or Spring schedule). The three required courses to complete the UX Certificate, (UX 900 Human Factors and the User Experience, UX 930 Leading a User Experience Team, and UX 922 Usability Testing) fill up quickly, so please register ahead of time.
|UX 967 Qualitative Data Analysis
September 9-10, 2021
Instructor: Gary David
|UX 961 Emotions and the User Experience
November 4-5, 2021
Instructor: Shmuel Bollen
|UX 923 Designing for Accessibility
September 16-17, 2021
Instructor: Peter McNally
|UX 930 Leading a User Experience Team*
November 18-19, 2021
Instructor: James McElroy
|UX 900 Human Factors and the User Experience*
September 30 - October 1, 2021
Instructor: Bill Gribbons
|UX 921 User and Task Analysis
October 14-15, 2021
Instructor: Bill Gribbons
|UX 935 Designing the User Experience
December 16-17, 2021
Instructor: Fiona Tranquada
|UX 964 Content Strategy
October 21-22, 2021
Instructor: Sarah Johnson
*Required courses to complete the UX Certificate
Full Course Listing for UX Certificate Program
In order to complete the UX Certificate Program, you must complete 9 courses. This includes 3 required courses and 6 electives of your choice. The three required courses in order to be eligible for the certificate are UX 900 Human Factors and the User Experience, UX 930 Leading a User Experience Team, and UX 922 Usability Testing.
We put out a Fall (September - December) and Spring (January - June) schedule and each includes 9-10 course offerings. We poll active students in the program to understand what courses they are interested in and build out the schedule accordingly. Our Fall schedule is typically posted in June, and our Spring schedule is posted by the end of November. If you are interested in a course on our schedule, know that electives courses are only offered once a year in order to provide a variety of course offerings each semester.
The course fee is $1,455 per course. Each class has a limited enrollment. Payment is due upon registration.
Organizational & Alumni Discount
Save 10% on registration when three or more participants from the same organization enroll in the same course.
Bentley University Alumni, Bentley UX Certificate Program graduates, and MS HFID active students receive a 10% discount on all of our UX Certificate courses.
Contact Bill Gribbons at firstname.lastname@example.org to receive either of these discounts.
Our cancellation policy requires that notice of cancellation must be submitted in writing to Bill Gribbons at email@example.com. No refunds are given for cancellations made less than 14 days prior to the program's start. Bentley reserves the right to cancel any course in the event of low enrollment. Bentley is not responsible for travel costs in the event of a cancellation.
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