Graduate School

Quality Engineering Certificate

Master interdisciplinary principles for safeguarding production quality. 

Michigan Tech’s graduate on-campus and online certificate in Quality Engineering provides you with conceptual and mathematical foundations working with the tools and techniques used in the field. 

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Quality engineering is crucial to business success, safeguarding consumer interest and needs, and ensuring that uniformity, efficiency, and high quality are maintained at all stages of the production process. Solving quality-related problems requires a mastery of mathematical, computational, analytical, and communication skills. 

Who is this certificate for?

This certificate is for qualified professionals who want to enhance their skill set and can be a foundation to continue toward a graduate degree. It is also valuable for degree-seeking students looking to develop a concentration that gives them an edge in their career path.

What you’ll learn

Courses are intentionally designed to hone your skills in statistical process control (SPC), statistical analysis and computing (using R/RStudio and SAS Studio software). You will also be proficient in preparation of statistical reports, principles and techniques of designing experiments, and lean manufacturing for improving process and eliminating waste.

What you need to know

  • This is a 9-credit graduate certificate course.
  • Students complete two required courses (Statistical Methods, Advance Quality Engineering) and one elective course.