Transforming Health Through Design
As a graduate of the M.A. in Design focused on Health, you’ll become the change agent that drives health systems to be value-based, integrated, person-centered, and focused on health, not just care. You’ll wield a creative, problem-solving mindset and the design skills to see the places where the health system is broken and how to take action to fix it. When you put your design skills to work, the health system of the future will put people first.
M.A. Graduate Career Opportunities
Interaction Designer, UX Designer, Design Strategist, Service Designer, User Experience Researcher, Creative Director, Design Research Lead, CX Design Manager, Design Consultant, Qualitative Researcher, Product Designer, Design Fellow
Design in Health Graduates Work Here: Harbor Health, pH Blueprint, Memorial Hermann Health, AT&T, Deloitte, frog design, Greater Good Studio, Dell Medical, Lifespark, Noora Health
Meet our current cohort of M.A. in Design focused on Health students boldly tackling the challenges of today to design a better future.
Connect with Industry Relations
Our Industry Relations team provides one-on-one career consulting, resume reviews, curated job boards, and interview training to support you every step of the way.
Design in Health Advisory Council
As a graduate student in the M.A. program, you’ll work on real-world problems with innovative companies and organizations such as Ascension, Baylor Scott & White, AT&T, Dell Medical, and more. These companies are global leaders in the healthcare and design industries. We curate these partnerships yearly to provide you with mentorship and career-relevant experience that aligns with emerging trends and future-focused initiatives important to affecting change in our community and the world.
Vice President Design, Ascension
Vice President Design Technology, AT&T
Partner, Pureland Venture
Principal of Product Design, Michael Graves Architecture & Design
President, Baylor Scott & White
Global Design Director, Ford Motor Company
Senior UX Researcher, Indeed
Head of Strategic Design, Healthcare Transformation Services, Philips
Michelle Ossmann, Ph.D.
Director, Healthcare Knowledge & Insights, Herman Miller
Director of Basketball Operations and Innovation, Spurs
Chief Executive Officer, Clinical Health Network For Transformation (CHN)
Chief Growth Officer, Flume Health
Ruben Rathnasingham, Ph.D.
Assistant Dean for Health Product Innovation, Dell Medical School
Susan Gillis Yarad
Principal, Gillis Arts Consulting
Upali Nanda, Ph.D.
Principal and Director of Research, HKS