A 12-month program where your design education through apprenticeships, projects, coaching, and classes.
What does the program offer?
You’ll learn processes that challenge you personally and professionally and are applicable within any industry. These include: Self-awareness, Community Building, Storytelling, Operations, and Design Thinking.View curriculum
At each meetup, you’ll complete 70+ hours of design thinking projects, learning a practical process for discovering solutions in day-to-day situations.With Leo Burnett
You’ll connect with one coach to every five students who will mentor you through a year of transformation. You’ll make lifelong friends with a class size no bigger than 20 remarkable peers. And you’ll meet top industry and thought leaders in the areas of business, design, technology, and social change.
You’ll experience what it’s like to pitch your skills to work with different companies or projects throughout three separate 3-month terms. These experiences, which may take the form of a personal project or an apprenticeship, will challenge you to uncover ways you can add value to a team. Your experiences will teach you the ins and outs of the career you want to pursue in real time.
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If you cut your own wood, it’ll warm you twice.Henry Ford
Designing Your Education with Ei
At Experience Institute, you will learn interdisciplinary skills that engage your mind, shape your values, and help you create meaningful tools alongside remarkable people.
Our curriculum is holistic in scope and its five core competencies will support you both during and after your year with Ei. These competencies include: