Nov 25, 2020  
2020-2021 Graduate Catalog 
2020-2021 Graduate Catalog

Quality Management [Graduate Certificate]

The School of Engineering offers Graduate Certificates in Quality (QUAL) for those who desire to obtain advanced skills in the quality field without obtaining a Master’s degree. The Advanced Graduate Certificate is awarded to those possessing a Master’s degree at the beginning of the Advanced Graduate Certificate program.


This program is available online. International applicants should check with International Admissions or program advisor before applying.

This is a designated STEM (science, technology, engineering, and math) program.

Program Admission

Applicants must:

  1. Meet admission requirements of the Graduate School;
  2. Possess a Bachelor’s degree, Master’s degree or Advanced Certificate;
  3. Possess a minimum undergraduate GPA of 2.7;
  4. Submit a Personal Statement;
  5. Meet program prerequisite skill requirements; and
  6. In the case of international students, meet the Graduate School test score requirements on the TOEFL, MELAB, or IELTS. See the Admissions website for minimum scores.

School Information

Engineering Philip Rufe, Ph.D., Interim Director | 101 King Hall, 734.487.0354,​

Advisor Information

Herman Tang, Ph.D., Associate Professor, 101 King Hall, 734.487.2040,

Degree Requirements: 18 hours