The Quality Systems option allows students to take advanced courses in quality improvement, reliability, and technology management. The program prepares students to be successful and to advance within various engineering- and technology-related careers in business, government, and industry.
The option presents Quality Systems as the means by which an organization manages the quality aspects involved with planning, developing, implementing, and assessing products and processes.
The Quality Systems program provides a combination of courses emphasizing knowledge, skills, and practical experience associated with various aspects of quality management, including procedures and practices associated with quality assurance, quality control, product improvement, process control, quality standards, reliability, inspection, and Total Quality Management.
This option is especially valuable for individuals currently working in business and industry positions who are looking to further their education and enhance their careers.
Master of Technology students specializing in Quality Systems are required to complete a minimum of 33 credit hours of course work as indicated below:
Twelve credit hours of Technology core courses are required.
A minimum of 15 credit hours of coursework should be taken from the following list: