Program Details


The SMU User Experience Design Certificate will give you the foundation to understand the basic principles and to practice the fundamental skills to succeed in this innovative field. Learn tools and techniques to apply UX design to services and products in a variety of industries and professional settings.

Facilitated by nationally-recognized expert instructors, interactive workshops and classes will equip you with hands-on experience and professional insights to accelerate your career development. With leading industry professionals as your guides, explore proven strategies and practical tips to navigate the rapidly-changing world of UX design.

Who should attend the SMU User Experience Design Certificate program?

  • Web and app designers and developers who want to incorporate user research and design into their process
  • Software developers
  • Graphic and visual designers
  • Interactive and digital marketing professionals
  • Product developers, product managers and business analysts
  • Anyone interested in breaking into the UX industry



Upcoming Start Dates

October 1

Tuesdays + one Saturday

6 – 9 p.m.

On campus

February TBD


6 – 9 p.m. 

Live online

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