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UX / UI designers are the creative minds behind user-friendly experiences. They design, build, and maintain websites and apps.
UX / UI Designer
Certificate of Completion
10 hours a week
Our payment plans are built around your needs. Whether you can finance your studies upfront, or want to pay us back when you've secured a job, we've got you covered.
Learn to think and speak like a design expert.
Learn best practices in the full cycle of the design process, from formulating a research plan to using the wireframing and prototyping tools that bring products to life.
Discover how a UX/UI designer communicates and delivers on real-world projects.
Develop highly-sought after visual design skills to expand your toolkit.
Learn how to use the design process to independently create successful product solutions.
Learn how to display your work to the world and future employers.
Kick-off your job search and launch your dream career.
Whether you're able to dedicate your time completely to study or need to balance learning with the rest of your commitments, we've got you covered.
Study with a cohort, at an accelerated pace.
Study independently, with lots of flexibility.
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Steven Mills, Thinkful Grad
Current Job: Web Designer, Red Ventures
I don’t think I would have gotten the job I have without that year of Thinkful. I think it opened many future opportunities for me.
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3+ years of relevant industry experience
Demonstration of genuine student advocacy and empathy for beginners
Exceptional written and verbal communication skills
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1:1 Mentorship -- you’ll be assigned a mentor whose focus is on getting you hired and helping you build a profile that best shows off your skills and strengths
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Individual and group sessions
Mock behavioral and technical interviews
Curated technological content
Thematic workshops and career-focused Q&As, topics for which include but are not limited to networking, technical landscape, resume and LinkedIn reviews, cover letter writing, negotiating, navigating the job search, and interview preparation
Thinkful programs require a computer with a microphone, speakers, webcam, and high-speed internet access. We do not provide you with a computer, and every student must own or have access to a personal computer with at least 16GB RAM, at least 2.0 GHz processor (GPUs are not a requirement), and at least 256 GB HD. Additionally, the computer must be able to download applications and software; computers like Chromebooks will not work.
For full-time programs, you're required to additionally provide the following equipment at your own cost:
A reliable Mac or PC with video capability including a webcam and microphone. Headphones are highly recommended. Macs must have the most current OS version installed, and PCs must be using Windows 10 or newer operating systems.
Reliable internet connection fast enough to stream video sessions clearly for upwards of 8 hours a day.
Additionally, all Data Analytics courses require Excel in order to start the course. You can find more information in the course catalog.