Program Description

The Quality Technician Certificate is designed to prepare learners for entry level positions in the area of quality control and inspection for various manufacturing sectors. Learners will be able to apply the concepts of quality assurance, precision measurement, and interpreting engineering drawings to manufactured products.

As an Embedded Technical Certificate this program fully ladders into the Manufacturing Engineering Technology Associate Degree program.

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Outcomes

Graduates will be able to…

  • Measure objects using precision instruments and calibrate tools when necessary
  • Develop a plan of action to handle nonconforming products
  • Produce gage repeatability and reproducibility studies
  • Analyze the cost of quality
  • Interpret engineering drawings

Careers

Some of the potential careers graduates can pursue are:

  • Quality Control Trainee
  • Product Inspection
  • Quality Assurance Technician
  • Quality Technician

Courses

The Quality Technician Certificate is a 3 Credit program. The following is a typical semester breakdown of the courses within the program.

QUALITY ASSURANCE 1.00
PRECISION MEASURING 1.00
INTERPRETING ENGINEERING DRAWINGS 1.00

* College 101 (10-890-165) is not part of the program credit requirements but is a College Requirement for graduation that must be passed with a “C” or better. This requirement is effective for students beginning the program in Spring 2021 and beyond.

Credit for Prior Learning Available

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Admissions Process

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