Florida Institute of Technology



Ph.D. in Human-Centered Design

The Ph.D. program in human-centered design is designed to provide advanced education and research opportunities to qualified students with master’s degrees. On completion, the students can conduct independent scholarly work, teach in academia or pursue advanced research careers in government, or commercial or private sectors (Download major course descriptions).

Master in Human-Centered Design

The Master program in Human-Centered Design is interdisciplinary and focuses on 21st century needs. If you want to change the World, this Master's is for you! The FIT Human-Centered Design Institute (HCDi) provides this program for students interested in creative, interdisciplinary and innovative studies. You will learn how to design and develop applications of advanced technology and sciences for benefits of society and individuals. Download the flyer.


"Human Centered Design (HCD) is a key element of the Honeywell product and service development process. By clearly understanding customer needs, HCD advances the development of innovative, intuitive world-class offerings."

 Dr. Ratan Khatwa, Senior Chief Engineer - Human Factors, Honeywell



Classes are typically scheduled on Mondays, Tuesdays, Wednesdays and Thursdays. However, we have retreats, exeptionally on Saturdays on the beach... We have also design competitions, hard work and a lot of fun!

You want to know more about what you can do in HCD, go to Motivation, and will learn, go to Graduate Courses.

For more information, please send an email to dcaballe@fit.edu.