M.Sc. On Campus

Human Systems Engineering

Arizona State University

12 months
25200 USD/year
23544 USD/year
11720 USD/year
Tuition fee
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The Human Systems Engineering MSc program from Arizona State University provides students with a deep understanding of the science of human performance and experience using methods and tools to apply this understanding to design and to problem solve in a wide variety of domains.


The Human Systems Engineering MSc program from Arizona State University is hands-on and challenging, and the field is growing quickly, creating opportunities for further study and employment. The areas of application include consumer psychology, human factors and user-experience design, industrial and organizational psychology, and learning design.

Career Opportunities

This master's degree program prepares students for industry and government careers in positions such as:

  • game designer
  • human factors engineer
  • human systems integrator
  • information systems designer
  • interface designer
  • military scientist
  • user experience designer
  • usability engineer

Graduates may work as a member of a design team for a product or system.

Recent graduates are working at places like Intel, Boeing, GoDaddy, Mayo Clinic, PayPal, Motorola, Google and the Air Force Research Lab. Recipients of this ASU master's degree also have gone on to pursue doctorates at ASU and other prestigious institutions.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Methods and Tools in Applied Cognitive Science
  • Intermediate Statistics for Human Systems Engineering
  • Data Analytics: Modeling Human Subjects Data
  • Human Systems Engineering 
  • Applied Project
  • Thesis 

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines


30 SCH


On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA
GRE admission requirements GRE®

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Applicants must fulfill the requirements of both the Graduate College and the Ira A. Fulton Schools of Engineering.
  • Applicants are eligible to apply to the program if they have earned a bachelor's or master's degree in psychology or a related field (including engineering, computer science or business) from a regionally accredited institution.

All applicants must submit:

  • graduate admission application and application fee
  • official transcripts
  • official GRE general exam scores
  • statement of purpose describing professional and academic aspirations
  • three letters of recommendation
  • proof of English proficiency

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    25200 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 25200 USD per year during 12 months.
  • National

    23544 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 23544 USD per year during 12 months.
  • In-State

    11720 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 11720 USD per year during 12 months.

Living costs for Mesa

900 - 1350 USD /month
Living costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.


Studyportals Tip: Students can search online for independent or external scholarships that can help fund their studies. Check the scholarships to see whether you are eligible to apply. Many scholarships are either merit-based or needs-based.

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