Develop the next generation of interactive technology as you apply information expertise to the fascinating realm of user experience. At the IU School of Informatics and Computing at IUPUI, you can transform data into tools that put a human face on the Internet of Things and other interactive systems when you earn a Bachelor of Science degree in Informatics and a master’s in Human-Computer Interaction.
“Employers are hiring HCI graduates to provide an optimal user experience, as a driver to business success and innovation.”
Davide Bolchini, chair, Department of Human-Centered Computing
You’ll apply for the accelerated program in the sixth semester of your B.S. or when you have successfully completed your first five semesters—75 credit hours—with a cumulative undergraduate GPA of 3.5 or higher. When applying to the accelerated program, you’ll need to submit a personal statement of at least 500 words and a portfolio. The School of Informatics and Computing will waive all application fees.
Bachelor and master degrees are conferred independently.
The plan of study follows the B.S. in Informatics plan of study for years 1-3. Students begin taking graduate level courses during year 4 as follows: