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In today’s competitive job market, every bit of new knowledge, education, or experience can be the difference between landing an interview or promotion, and realizing your goals. A Summer Intensive Program can be the difference.

In less than a month, you can complete a full program and credential – which sometimes, can take over a year to finish. Not only that, it can lead to accreditation from a nationally recognized organization.

Though completed quickly, a Summer Intensive Program will have a lasting impact on the years to come

In less than a month, you can complete a full program and credential – which sometimes, can take over a year to finish. Not only that, it can lead to accreditation from a nationally recognized organization.

Though completed quickly, a Summer Intensive Program will have a lasting impact on the years to come.

Quality Management

A Prospective Summer Intensive

Get the knowledge and skills necessary to be an effective manager in the field of quality management. Endorsed by the Manitoba Section of the American Society for Quality (ASQ) the program will prepare you to implement or manage quality programs within an organization.

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Program Description

The program is periodically reviewed by an Advisory Committee consisting of representatives from industry, government, ASQ and the University of Manitoba, ensuring that your education is relevant and up-to-date.

Join hundreds of other individuals from all over the world who have successfully completed the Quality Management Certificate Program and have applied their education towards a number of sectors that include: manufacturing, service, non-profit, government, healthcare, education, professional and small business.

Credential Awarded:

Certificate in Quality Management

Who is the Program for?

Whether you’re hoping to enter the field, or are currently employed in a quality management capacity, this program provides the knowledge and skills necessary to be effective managers in the field of quality in private industry, government, educational institutions, healthcare, non-profit organizations, consulting firms and other areas.

Admission Requirements

There are no academic prerequisites to enter this program. However, if you have not used basic mathematics or statistics for some time, we recommend you refresh your skills by reviewing any introductory math or statistics text before starting. All course material is printed in English.

Students whose first language is not English may be required to attain a TOEFL score of 550 or 213 on the computer-based TOEFL or an IELTS score of 6.5 in accordance with University requirements.

Delivery Methods

The program courses are delivered in classroom.

Fees

$100 application for applying to the program and $625.00 per course.

Certification/Graduation

To qualify for graduation and your Certificate in Quality Management, you must successfully complete both courses within two years of admission into the program and achieve a minimum overall average grade of “C.” Upon completion of both courses through the University of Manitoba, students achieving an overall GPA of 4.0 or higher, will be eligible to graduate “with distinction.” Graduates receive a Certificate in Quality Management from the University of Manitoba.

Awards

The Manitoba Section of the American Society for Quality (ASQ) recognizes excellence in the Certificate in Quality Management program through the Award for Academic Achievement presented to the graduating student from Manitoba with the highest program grade point average.

Is there a textbook?

You will require one textbook that can be used for both courses.

Courses

Required Courses

MGMT 0190 – Quality Assurance Planning

This course is designed to provide you with a basic understanding of quality assurance from a manager’s perspective. Concepts and their applications will be discussed in terms of the service and manufacturing sectors.

MGMT 0192 – Quality Improvement: Principles and Procedures

The objectives of this course are to introduce you to statistical quality control techniques and illustrate how these techniques are used in practice. These concepts and procedures can be applied to both manufacturing and service industries.

Apply to the Program

1. Fill Out an Application Form

Download and submit a completed Program Application Form.

Program Application Form (PDF)

2. Gather Your Transcripts

Submit transcripts of the highest level of education you have completed. Student copies or photocopies are not acceptable. Transcripts become the property of University of Manitoba and will not be returned.

Submit any other required supporting documents (e.g., letters of reference, letter of intent).

3. Submit Your Documents

Submit completed application form and transcripts to:

Student and Instructor Services

185 Extended Education Complex
University of Manitoba
Winnipeg, MB, R3T 2N2
or by email: extended@umanitoba.ca

Final official transcripts from any university or college attended other than University of Manitoba are required. Student copies or photocopies are not acceptable. Transcripts become the property of University of Manitoba and will not be returned.

Submit any other required supporting documents (e.g., letters of reference, letter of intent).