Emphasizing the user experience and core tools, ArtCenter’s Interaction Design program prepares students to lead as new technologies emerge. 

Interaction Designers are highly sought after by employers around the globe. It’s a field that has seen tremendous growth as the world adapts to a digital first mindset. Organizations like Facebook, NASA, Microsoft and others actively recruit our students. Courses focus on everything from data visualization to interface design to exploring interaction across multiple technologies. Above all else, interaction designers must create experiences that are evident and meaningful to the user; our students graduate with the knowledge to shape this growing field. 

Interaction Design / Careers

  • Information Architect (IA)
  • Interaction Designer (IxD)
  • User Experience (UX) Designer
  • User Interface (UI) Designer
  • Mobile Designer
  • Web Designer
  • Designer/Developer (front-end or back-end)
  • Content Strategist
  • Creative Director
  • Lead Designer
  • Creative Technologist
  • Design Strategist
  • Exhibition Designer
  • Service Designer
  • Producer
  • Social Media Expert

Career and Professional Development

ArtCenter is dedicated to providing internship, recruitment and networking programs that help students and alumni navigate their creative careers and establish connections with our industry partners.

ArtCenter Alumni Employers
Source: LinkedIn “Where they work” (2016, January 14)

As designers, we don’t wait for people to tell us what they want us to create. We start by observing—watching what people do in their world. We’re always looking for insights that bring us to that ‘imagine if’ question.

Maggie Hendrie Chair, Interaction Design

Take the next step toward a career in interaction design.