Learn the Data Science Method, choose from one of three specializations, and build a portfolio-worthy capstone project with the UNF Division of Continuing Education Data Science Bootcamp.

Fit learning into your life, with a team that has your back

In this 100% online program, you study remotely on your own terms with the help of an expert mentor, student advisor, and career coach—all of whom are invested in your success.

What you'll receive

  • 1:1 Mentorship: Have weekly guided calls with your personal mentor, an industry expert.
  • Dedicated Student Advisor: Get help with crafting study plans and regular check-ins to help you stay accountable.
  • 1:1 Career coaching: Career-focused course material is paired with personal coaching calls to help you land your dream job

Visual Design Principles

  • Visual hierarchy
  • Color theory
  • Negative & implied space
The bootcamp covers ~400 hours of course work, with a combination of lectures, readings, projects, and career resources that are geared towards industry best practices. Additionally, you will get access to 300+ hours of optional coursework and projects in case you want to switch careers into UI/UX Design in less than a year.

UI Foundations 

  • UI principles, elements, & patterns
  • Material & iOS design
  • Design systems & style guides

Study in-demand design skills

UI Best Practices

  • Interaction behavior
  • Brand platforms
  • Designing for different states

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Is this program right for you?

Do you have an eye for design? Do you like to make things beautiful, organized, and user friendly? If so, this program is right for you!

Learn from the best in the industry

University of North Florida’s Division of Continuing Education is the premier provider of lifelong learning, workforce development and transformative enrichment experiences for the northeast Florida region and beyond. Every year more than 6,000 students take advantage of our variety of offerings.

In this fully online Data Science Bootcamp, you will learn on your own time, from the comfort of your home. Finish early by putting in more time per week, without being tied down by class schedules. You will receive a certificate of completion from UNF on graduating.

Build industry-ready projects

In addition to small projects designed to reinforce specific concepts, you’ll complete two capstone projects focused on a realistic data analytics scenario that you can show to future employers.

•   Choose an industry dataset

  • Conduct end-to-end analysis

  • Synthesize insights in slide deck format

  • Present your findings

While working on your portfolio projects, you'll:

Special Topics 

  • Product types
  • Psychology of design
  • The product lifecycle

Prototyping and Testing

  • Building prototypes
  • Usability testing
  • Prototype iteration

Low & High Fidelity Design

  • Sketching & wireframing
  • Accessible designs
  • High fidelity mockups

Foundations of Design

  • Design Thinking 
  • Tools: Sketch, Figma, & Adobe XD
  • UI vs. UX design

Conducting & Synthesizing Research 

  • UX research methods
  • Usability heuristics & testing
  • Personas & empathy maps

Effective Collaboration 

  • Design Sprints
  • Presenting to stakeholders
  • Working with developers

Springboard alums work at over 47% of the Fortune 100 companies

  • Learn on your own time: No need to quit your job. View lessons and work on projects on your schedule.

  • Get unlimited 1:1 mentor support: Meet weekly with your personal mentor, with as many additional calls as you need.

  • Build study plans that work for you: Complete the course sooner by putting in more hours per week.


All backgrounds are welcome as long as you can demonstrate strong visual skills, creativity, and clear communication.

The admissions process:

  1. Submit your application

  2. Interview with an Admissions Director

  3. Join the program

Course start dates

The UI/UX Design Bootcamp is a 9-month, fully online program. Most students devote 10 hours a week to complete the course. You can complete the course earlier by putting in more time per week.

The next cohort starts:

Oct 5th, 2020

Deadline for applications: 

Sep 28th, 2020

Secure your spot now. Seats are limited, and we accept applicants on a first-come, first-served basis.

What is included in the course tuition?

  • 400+ hr online, industry-vetted curriculum
  • Weekly 1:1 video calls with your mentor
  • 1:1 career coach calls
  • Resume and portfolio reviews
  • 1-on-1 mock interviews

More questions about the program?

Email our Admissions team at unh-bootcamps@springboard.com.. They will help you think through the decision and determine if the bootcamp is right for you.

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100% online

Learn on your own time


6 months, 15-20 hrs/wk

Finish early by putting in more hours

Apply by

January 31, 2022

Cohort starts February 7, 2022

Learn with an industry expert in your corner

Having a personal mentor will help you build your skills faster and advance your personal growth.
Get feedback on projects, discuss blockers, and refine your career strategy.
Weekly 1:1 video calls
Your mentor will help you stay on track so you can achieve your learning goals.
Unlimited mentor calls
Get additional 1:1 help from other mentors in our community, at no extra cost.
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Data Scientist
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Data Scientist

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