The online Master of Science in Quality Assurance program prepares professionals in quality, engineering, science, management, health care, government, and service industries for career advancement. The curriculum covers the technical and administrative foundations of this field, providing training in current practices and methods required by management for implementing and improving operational performance and customer satisfaction. Coursework covers such topics as Total Quality Management (TQM), Six Sigma, ISO 9000, reliability, benchmarking, process improvement, quality control, human factors in quality assurance, measurement and testing techniques, quality project management, productivity, quality function management, and customer satisfaction. Graduates will find careers in all areas of management in manufacturing, service, government, and health care organizations.
Hold a four year baccalaureate degree in a technical field from an accredited institution or if in a non-technical field, receive approval from the Quality Assurance Program Academic Coordinator, Milt Krivokuca.
Have a background which includes preparation in both college level mathematics and computer concepts.
Have achieved a grade point average of 2.75 (on a four point scale) in their bachelors degree.
Be in official "good standing" at the last educational institution attended.
Accreditation & Licensing
WASC Senior College and University Commission
Note: the MSQA program no longer accepts students residing in the following US States: Alabama, Arkansas, Georgia, Kansas, Kentucky, Minnesota, Oregon, and Wyoming.
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