Quality Assurance – Manufacturing and Management

Quality Assurance – Manufacturing and Management

Graduate Certificate
12 months
Processing time: 30 days
Application fee: CA$100
Intakes: January
International tuition: CA$19,519
Domestic tuition: CA$6,754

Program overview

Quality assurance is a growing profession, with very good opportunities for promotion and high earnings. In just one year, Sheridan's Quality Assurance – Manufacturing and Management program can put you on the path to a rewarding career. Learn state-of-the-art quality assurance applications in: Statistics Designing of experiments Statistical quality control Management of total quality Quality planning ISO implementation and documentation Quality audits Reliability and product safety Product safety Measurements and testing Lean Six Sigma Supply chain management The program offers professional preparation for a quality assurance career, including in-depth coverage of material that appears on the examinations for the professional designations of Certified Quality Engineer (CQE), Certified Reliability Engineer (CRE), or Certified Quality Auditor (CQA) offered by American Society for Quality. After completing two academic terms, students can apply for a paid co-op work term to gain professional experience while deepening their education. Enrolment is limited and requires a separate application process and requirements. To be eligible for acceptance in co-op, one has to have a GPA of 3.0 or higher and no D grade in the first term. To remain in co-op, similar academic performance must be maintained in the second term as well. Companies in all areas of business and industry (including automotive, aviation, chemical, computer, electronics, energy, food, mechanical, moulding, plastics, and pharmaceutical) employ quality assurance personnel.

Study options

Study options
This program can be done
On campus



  • PTE
Postsecondary diploma or degree in science or engineering Plus Postsecondary math with a minimum grade of 60% and/or Demonstrated competence through related work and educational experience. English Language Requirements: TOEFL: 88 (21L,W,S,R) iBT (Internet-based TOEFL) or 570 Paper-based; IELTS (Academic): 6.5 – Overall Band Score with no Band below 6.0; PTE (Academic): 60 – Overall Minimum Score (57L,W,S,R).

Career opportunities

Quality assurance professionals apply engineering and management principles to improve quality, efficiency, and profit for the companies they serve. They play vital decision making roles, and are increasingly in demand. Here are some sample job titles for graduates of this program: ISO Coordinator Quality Assurance Auditer Quality Assurance Professional Quality Control Inspector Quality Control Supervisor Quality Engineer Total Quality Management Coordinator

Campus location

Toronto , Canada

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