Updated Deadline

The online application period for Fall 2017 admission is from Oct 1, 2016 to Feb 1, 2017.
All supporting documents are due by Feb 20th, 2017.

(As of September 2016)

Lou FreundDr. Louis Freund
Program Director


The San Jose State University Human Factors and Ergonomics Master's Degree Program is an interdisciplinary degree program that prepares students for practice in their emerging profession through a course sequence that emphasizes theory,
practical applications, and research.

Human Factors/ Ergonomics students take a group of five core courses from several different San Jose State University departments and elective courses in topics of their choosing. The program culminates in a major project or thesis. Courses in this program are usually offered in the evening, allowing students to complete the program on a full or part-time basis.

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Ranked 9th in the US 10 top UX graduate degree programs by User Testing

The HFE Program at SJSU is fully accredited by the Human Factors and Ergonomics Society

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