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Live Outcomes Feed

UX Academy hires, as they happen!

Jared B. avatar Jared B. avatar

Jared B. was hired as a UX Designer

at Butter

9 days ago

Andres D. avatar Andres D. avatar

Andres D. was hired as a UX Designer

at Perpetual Position

17 days ago

Siriveena N. avatar Siriveena N. avatar

Siriveena N. was hired as a Interaction Designer

at BLDG25

20 days ago

Serena W. avatar Serena W. avatar

Serena W. was hired as a Product Designer

at Ollie Pets Inc.

21 days ago

Stephanie T. avatar Stephanie T. avatar

Stephanie T. was hired as a UX Designer

at Wagepoint

21 days ago

Sharon K. avatar Sharon K. avatar

Sharon K. was hired as a Product Designer

at ULTA Beauty

24 days ago

Gwendolyn E. avatar Gwendolyn E. avatar

Gwendolyn E. was hired as a UX Designer

at Creative Group - DePalma Studio

24 days ago

Pauline C. avatar Pauline C. avatar

Pauline C. was hired as a UX Designer

at NS804

24 days ago

Michael R. avatar Michael R. avatar

Michael R. was hired as a Digital Experience Designer

at Adept Marketing

28 days ago

Joyce I. avatar Joyce I. avatar

Joyce I. was hired as a UX Designer

at USAA

31 days ago

Nicole L. avatar Nicole L. avatar

Nicole L. was hired as a UI Designer

at The Clorox Company

38 days ago

Kee Yeon W. avatar Kee Yeon W. avatar

Kee Yeon W. was hired as a UX Designer

at Pavone Marketing Group

45 days ago

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Portfolio Showcase

Graduates leave UX Academy with a set of strong UX/UI design case studies.

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Yumi Morii

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Cara Lamason

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Drew Binkley

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Max Rosero

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Sarah Schmidt

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Megan Creighton

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Sharon Lee

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Van Galasso

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Outcomes map

We have a global community of students and mentors, spanning 150+ cities and 20+ countries. Here’s where our graduates have been hired.

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UX Academy growth

Designlab has been growing ever since we launched the industry’s first online UX/UI intensive program in 2015.

2013

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Designlab is founded, begins offering Design 101

2014

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Short course program expands to UX design

2015

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First cohort of UX Academy launches in August 2015

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UX Academy Group Crits are launched

2016

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First UX Academy graduate is hired

2017

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UX Academy v2 is launched, adding Career Services

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100th UX Academy graduate is hired

2018

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250th UX Academy graduate is hired

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UX Academy Portfolio Review is launched

2019

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Career Services v3 is launched

2020

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50th monthly cohort of UX Academy begins

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500th UX Academy graduate is hired

Where graduates work

Students have been hired at…

Microsoft
Accenture
Facebook
Deloitte
RGA
Cisco
Samsung
Paypal
Adidas
Huge
IBM
American Express

Success Stories

People have landed UX/UI design jobs from many different work backgrounds.

The Nitty-Gritty

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672 Graduates hired from UX Academy (all-time):

All students* who have ever graduated from the program, and subsequently received and accepted any design-related job offer**

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168 Job offers received since Career Services v3 in July 2019:

All reported job offers (accepted and not) to graduates in Career Services v3 since July 2019

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2573 Job interviews received since Career Services v3 in July 2019:

All reported job interviews (any stage) from students in Career Services v3 since July 2019

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119 Days from graduation to hire (all-time average):

The average time it takes from the day any student graduates UX Academy to the day they receive an accepted offer**

A note on outcomes

We are currently undertaking a registration process with the California Bureau for Private Postsecondary Education (BPPE). As this process involves validation of our outcome data, we are currently unable to share an overall outcome rate as a percentage.

Online education providers are subject to different regulatory regimes depending on where their head office is located, amongst other factors. Regulatory requirements vary both by country, and state-by-state within the USA. If you’d like to discuss this further, please contact us.

To give you a bit more context, we collect all of our outcome data through either: 1) self-reported surveys which graduates submit to us after accepting a job offer, or 2) independent research on platforms like LinkedIn for graduates who do not directly report outcomes to us. All of these surveys and research notes are cataloged, reviewed, and verified by an internal team member.

All outcome data is stored in a private, secure database where we run our data analysis and keep all records regularly updated and verified.

* We validate our hired count based on direct reporting from students and employment information on LinkedIn

** A job offer includes any full-time, part-time, internship (paid and unpaid), salaried, freelance, or founder role. 100% of these accepted offers have been design-related roles, which include but are not limited to UX/UI Designer, Product Designer, Visual Designer, UX Researcher, etc. We do not currently verify or make any claims regarding the duration of employment for any outcomes reported on this page.

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