4 PATHS to UX Mastery
The certification tracks listed below are intended for UX practitioners with at least five years of hands-on experience in the field. Our advanced training begins the road to mastery as a UXMA Certified Practitioner. These in-depth certification programs are recognized as some of the most rigorous in the industry. They consist of hands-on coursework, group projects, one-on-one mentor-coaching, and supervised performance evaluations. Compare our four certification specialities below.
UXMA Certified REsearcher
From hypothesizing personas and journey maps to in-depth ethnographic and marketing research, you'll get hands-on practice with techniques to boost your research skills. Even for the most avid researchers, we guarantee you'll learn techniques you've never tried before to gather meaningful, actionable information about user behavior.
UXMA Certified Designer
UX designers will learn nuanced best practices and advanced techniques for sketching, prototyping, and seamlessly handing off work to developers. This track goes far beyond designing usable websites: enter neuromarketing research, online persuasion, and advanced tool-based workshops.
Mentor-Coaching: 4 hours of one-on-one coaching
Performance Evaluation: Video submission with certification application
UXMA Certified PROJECT MANAGER
Plan and implement user experience that balances the goals of your business with the needs of your customers. Practice methodologies to integrate UX successfully into your organization or team. Get hands-on experience visioning, planning, negotiating, and measuring UX work, people, and processes.
UXMA Certified CONTENT STRATEGIST
Sophisticated content strategy techniques, centered around the customer. Create cohesive content that not only captures attention and boosts conversions, but also creates delight for customers. Learn to plan, measure, and optimize content that connects and engages based on psychographic user research.
Our goal is to serve advanced UX practitioners. If you are interested in beginner UX bootcamps, there are a number of excellent organizations who provide these. We highly recommend including General Assembly's 1-Week Experience Design Course.