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UX Design Program details
In this program, you will
Learn all of the skills, tools, and processes you need to become a UX designer
Work with a mentor who has 8+ years of industry experience and a tutor for your day‑to‑day feedback
Receive tailored coaching from our Career Services Team to ensure you stand out at interviews
Build an impressive portfolio out of the real‑world projects you complete
Land a job as a UX designer with the help of our career specialists
6 months at 30 hrs/week or up to 10 months at 15 hrs/week
Our UX mentors are rated 4.93/5 from over 4000 student reviews
Free job preparation course and expert career coaching included
Why become a UX designer?
A creative job you'll love
UX is a satisfying job if you're curious about human behavior and passionate about how design shapes the products and experiences around you. UX Designer was rated as one of the best 15 jobs in America for 2017.
High demand means high pay
Employers struggle to find qualified UX designers and the demand keeps growing. The average Junior UX Designer salary in the United States is $69,489 per year, while Senior UX Designers can earn as much as $119,841.
A flexible career path
As a UX designer, you'll have the opportunity to work for startups, agencies, large corporates, on a freelance basis, or even remotely.
Why choose CareerFoundry?
Our dual mentorship model ensures that you get all the support you need. You’ll have both a tutor—an experienced UX designer responsible for evaluating your exercises within 24 hours of submission, and a mentor—a UX industry expert who gives detailed written, video, and on-call feedback on your portfolio pieces.
Flexibility with accountability
Study at a flexible pace within the 10-month program duration, working a minimum of 15 hours per week. Your mentor, tutor, student advisor, and career specialist will help you stay on track and accountable.
Successful, satisfied graduates
With 97% of our eligible alumni getting a UX design job within 180 days of graduation at top companies— including Google, Apple, and Amazon—you can be confident that taking the program will get you where you want to go: working as a UX designer in a job you love.
Without CareerFoundry I would not have my new job. They helped me double my salary from my last job!
Our students go on to launch challenging new careers in the tech industry
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UX Design Program admission criteria
What you need:
The motivation to transform your career
The program requires commitment as it takes about 600 hours to complete. You should be prepared to set aside at least 15 hours per week to study.
A computer (Mac or PC) and an internet connection.
An interest in UX design
If you're already reading books and blog posts about UX, that is a great start. If you are unsure that UX is really for you, here are some great ways to explore it:
What you don't need:
A background in design or tech
You don’t need a college degree or previous work experience that is related to design or tech in order to be successful on the program or land a job. The program has been built to take you from beginner to job-ready. A study by job board Indeed found that 84% of employers think bootcamp grads are "more prepared" or "just as prepared" to be high performers as degree holders (Indeed).
Unlimited free time.
You can study part-time alongside your job at an average of 15 hours per week to finish the program in 10 months, which is the maximum program length. You can also complete the program faster than this by committing more than 15 hours per week to the coursework.
To learn all on your own
The program combines the flexibility of online learning with the accountability and one-on-one attention traditionally associated with brick-and-mortar institutions. Much like a college professor might inspire you to pursue a career in a certain field, your mentor, tutor, career specialist and student advisor will all help keep you motivated and on track.
Price and payment options
Frontend for Designers / Voice User Interface Design / UI for UX Designers
A project-based curriculumBuild a portfolio and learn the essential skills that employers need.
An expert mentor and tutorLearn faster with the support of two dedicated teachers. Benefit from timely feedback and a wealth of knowledge.
A specialized skill to set you apartGive yourself a competitive edge in the job market by studying voice design, advanced UI skills, or the basics of frontend development at the end of the program.
A Job GuaranteeWe back our program with a job guarantee because we know it’s great. 97% of our eligible graduates land a UX design job within 180 days of graduating.
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