Rochester Institute of Technology
Human-Computer Interaction, MS
One Lomb Memorial Drive
Rochester, NY 14623
Master of Science in Human-Computer Interaction, Master of Science in Human-Computer Interaction
Human-computer interaction is the "discipline concerned with the design, evaluation and implementation of interactive computing systems for human use and the study of the major phenomena surrounding them"
The program consists of 30 credit hours. The foundation of the curriculum is based on studying the factors that determine interface usability (interaction design, interface design, user research and usability testing) as it applies to a variety of areas, such as science, engineering, industrial design, graphic design, psychology, anthropology, and sociology.
Accreditation:Middle States Association of Colleges and Schools, Middle States Commission on Higher Education
Facts & Figures
International Financial Aid: Yes
International Financial Aid Description: For graduate study, many of the 70 graduate programs offer assistantships. Additionally, more than 9,000 student jobs are available on campus each year.
Classification: Master's College or University I
Loans Offered: Loans may be available. Applicants may apply by completing the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA). Candidates may work with RIT's Financial Aid Office to determine aid eligibility and funding options.
Locale: Large Suburb