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Certified Usability Analyst (CUA)

Credit Recommendations

  • System Analysis and Design: 1 credit, lower division level

Effective Dates 

October 2012 through September 2022

Issuing Agency

Human Factors International

About the Credential

The Certified Usability Analyst (CUA) is the leading worldwide credential for User Experience practitioners, demonstrating their mastery of the fundamental principles of user-centered design. Human Factors International Certified Usability Analysts (HFI-CUAs) pass a two and a half hour 100 question online examination demonstrating their mastery of the fundamental principles of user-centered design.

Applying for the Credit

If your credential was issued or valid during the validity period, or effective dates, for the credit recommendation, then you're eligible to apply for the credit. 

  • Consult with your Academic Advisor regarding the applicability of the credit to your degree plan.
  • Contact the PLA Office or the Registrar to apply for the credit.