GW UX/UI Boot Camp

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Classes begin quarterly

Learn UX/UI in 24 Weeks

In today’s technology-driven world, phrases like “responsive design” and “user-friendly interface” have become increasingly important across industries. It’s no surprise that User Experience Researcher and UI Designer are among the top 100 best jobs in America with a projected growth rate of 19% and 27% respectively.*

Now more than ever, companies need innovative thinkers with the ability to transform their businesses through optimized interfaces and seamless user experiences—and GW UX/UI Boot Camp can help you gain those skills in just 24 weeks.


  • Get hands-on training and instruction in high-demand UX/UI design methodology, user-centric design research, design thinking, visual prototyping and wireframing, interface design, storyboarding, visual design theory, web prototyping with HTML and CSS, interaction design with JavaScrip and more.*
  • Maintain your work or college schedule by studying part-time, only three days a week, with convenient evening hours.
  • Apply what you’ve learned toward building a comprehensive portfolio of projects ranging from AI sketches to mobile-responsive web layouts.
  • Tap into our wide range of career-planning services to help you succeed in the field.
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What Students Receive

  • Through immersive instruction and complex projects, students learn both the theory and tools used by modern designers, employing user-centered design and creative tools to build compelling designs and user experiences.
  • Students receive access to a tutor network, allowing them to get help both inside and outside the classroom.
  • Students are equipped with the technical skills needed to be competitive in the fields of user interface design, user experience research, product management, and front-end web development.
  • Those working to change career paths receive extensive career-planning assistance, including resume and social media support, portfolio reviews, interview preparation, soft skills training, coaching sessions, and more.
  • Students will receive a non-credit professional certificate from GW’s College of Professional Studies, showcasing their accomplishments to future employers.

Dynamic Curriculum

Through this engaging, part-time program, students graduate with the skills and confidence to join the ranks of industry-shaping creative professionals. The curriculum covers*:

User-Centered Design Research

  • Qualitative and Quantitative Research Practices
  • Information Architecture and User Flows
  • User Need Identification
  • User Experience Interviewing
  • Persona Creation
  • Brainstorming and Synthesis

Visual Prototyping and Wireframing

  • Figma
  • Sketching and Ideation
  • Storytelling
  • Storyboarding
  • Journey Mapping
  • Interactive Prototyping
  • Usability Testing

User Interface Development

  • UI Grids and Composition
  • Color Theory
  • Heuristic Evaluation
  • Typography
  • Interaction Design and Iconography

Web Prototyping

  • GitHub
  • Bootstrap
  • JavaScript

*The material covered is subject to change. Our academic team adjusts to the market demand.

Part-Time Schedule

  • 24-week program
  • Classes held three weekdays from 6:30 to 9:30 p.m.

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Ready to learn more about GW UX/UI Boot Camp? Contact an admissions advisor at (202) 629-0252.