Learn to understand the user journey through leading research techniques and methodologies.
User experience (UX) design is focused on eliminating friction for the user of a product or service. UX includes: interaction design; information architecture; wireframing; product design; plus user research, testing, and data.
UX designer was one of Glassdoor’s 50 Best Jobs in America for 2021.1
User interface (UI) represents how users interact with and experience digital products and services. UI includes brand expression, visual communication, accessibility, graphic design, color, layout, and typography.
Digital design jobs are expected to grow 13% by 2030— 6% faster than the national average.2
UX/UI is essential in our increasingly digital world. At The UX/UI Boot Camp at UCI Continuing Education, we’re committed to equipping you with the fundamental skills you need to make an impact, while providing unparalleled support and resources before, during, and after your boot camp.
Our Career Engagement Network will help you apply the tools and knowledge you have learned to advance your career. We will help you build your portfolio, optimize your resume and LinkedIn profile, and prepare for interviews. You’ll also have access to free career resources throughout your professional life.
|Time to complete||24 weeks|
|Live classes||9 hrs/week|
|Homework and projects||20+ hrs/week|
3 weekday evenings
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“I wanted to increase my own skills and better understand UX/UIi in a collaborative face-to-face experience. This program has helped me to expand my understanding and knowledge of creating learning experiences through best design practices. It has impacted my life by challenging me to be innovative in my work and to value the process of being iterative in my design thinking." Katherine H.
“I loved my experience. Great professors, Career Services really helped, and I learned a lot through the program that I could easily apply hands-on in the real world.” Caroline P.
“The curriculum is top notch and I took advantage of the tutoring services. Career Services was a big plus for me and proved to be incredibly helpful during my job search. … This program has had such a positive impact on my life. I learned skills I didn't think I was capable of and I found a career I'm incredibly passionate about.” Danielle B.
The University of California, Irvine Division of Continuing Education provides open enrollment learning opportunities, serving adult students online, at the UCI campus, and at employer sites nationally and worldwide. Since 1962, the UCI Division of Continuing Education has offered open enrollment learning opportunities to the Orange County community, providing open access to the resources of the university, through certificate and specialized studies programs and free, open educational resources. Connect with UCI Division of Continuing Education on the institution’s social media channels.
This program is offered through the University of California, Irvine Division of Continuing Education in partnership with edX.
edX, part of 2U Inc., works with respected universities and organizations to deliver innovative, skills-based training to a community of over 45 million learners around the world to support them at every stage of their lives and careers. edX delivers boot camps through an immersive learning experience with expert services and valuable resources. As of 2021, graduates have been hired by 6,700+ companies, including more than 62% of the Fortune 100.