Imagine studying interaction design in a creative and innovative community at one of the best art and design schools in the world.
California College of the Arts is located in the Bay Area of Northern California, where many of the leading technology companies are headquartered: Apple, Intel, IDEO, Nokia, YouTube, Google, Facebook, among others.
We are literally positioned in a technology and design hub. As such, we provide our Interaction Design students with a rich academic environment -- and one that connects students to unique opportunities that foster their professional training.
Graduates from our program have moved on to work at some of the top technology, design companies and are making a big impact on design and culture.
Learn the foundational skills of interaction design
The Hybrid Lab
Hybrid Lab, is a shared interdisciplinary space for making with technology that is built around the principles of being open, fast, and inspiring.
About the Hybrid Lab
Students have easy access to supplies and materials that can be checked out or purchased from the lab:
- Arduinos & Shields
- 3D printer
- PCB Mill
- Power supplies
- Soldering stations
- Various electronic components (resistors, capacitors, LEDs, ICs, wire, etc.)
- Tablets (iOS & Android)