NEW Fast-Track

Starts April 16

NEW Fast-Track

Starts April 16

Quality Management

Put a Keen Eye on a Quality Career

Receive training in the field of quality management, and usher the transition from “quality control” to “quality excellence” from the success of any business or organization.

Hundreds of professionals from around the world have become more effective managers by earning their Quality Management Certificate. You can too. Whether you work in manufacturing, service, non-profit, government, health care, or education, with your QM certificate, you will thrive as a more knowledgeable manager.

New! Fast-Track Quality Management Certificate

Enhance your resume in 8 weeks

With the new Fast-Track Quality Management Certificate program, earn your Quality Management Certificate in eight weeks instead of 24. Study quality management online, and learn how to apply the concepts and theory in any business or organization with this new condensed certificate program designed to meet current industry needs. The new Fast-Track Quality Management Certificate is endorsed by the American Society for Quality Management (ASQ).

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Program Description
Study quality management online, and learn how to apply the concepts and theory in any business or organization with this new condensed certificate program designed to meet current industry needs. Endorsed by the Manitoba Section of the American Society for Quality (ASQ) the program will prepare you to implement or manage quality programs within your organization.
With this certificate, you will thrive as a more knowledgeable manager in any sector including manufacturing, service, non-profit, government, health care, education, or more.
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Who is the Program for?

The Quality Management Certificate Program is for anyone who works in quality management or is interested in working in this area.

Admission Requirements

Applicants require a high school diploma or must qualify as a mature student. If you have not used math or statistics in some time, consider reviewing an introductory math or statistics text prior to the program. If English is not your first language, you must meet university TOEFL requirements with a score of 550 or 213 on the computer-based TOEFL, or IELTS requirements with a score of 6.5.

Program Length

24 weeks completed in up to 2 years – 2 courses (part time) 72 hours. Courses start in September and January. 8 weeks for Fast-Track Quality Management Certificate April 16 to June 10, 2018

Delivery Method

Online

Fees

Each course is $660 and the program total is $1420 (includes $100 application fee)

ASQ Award of Excellence

The Manitoba Section of the American Society for Quality (ASQ)presents an award of excellence to the Manitoba student with the highest grade point average in the Quality Management Certificate Program.

Courses

2 Required Courses

  • MGMT 0190 Quality Assurance Planning E01 CRN 2466 April 16 to May 13, 2018
  • MGMT 0192 Quality Improvement: Principles and Procedures E01 CRN 2467 May 14 to June 10, 2018

FAQs

Online Delivery

Online courses are delivered through University of Manitoba’s online learning management system UM Learn.

How long does it take to complete the program?

24 weeks in up to 2 years – 2 courses (part time) 72 hours.leted between April 16 and June 10, 2018.

Can I just enroll in a single course if I'm not interested in the entire program?

It depends if you are taking the Fast-Track option or not. In the Quality Management Certificate program, yes, you can enroll in just a single course. Completed courses can later be applied towards a Certificate in Quality Management. In the Fast-Track Quality Management Certificate program, no. You must take both courses.

Is there a textbook?

You will require one textbook that can be used for both courses:Evans, J. R, Lindsay, W.M. (2017). Managing for Quality and Performance Excellence (10th ed). Cengage Learning. ISBN-13: 9781305662544.

 

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 official 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.

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.

4. Register for Your Courses

You can register for courses either online or by email, mail, in person or fax.

Register by email, mail, in person or fax
Download and submit a completed Course Registration Form
Course Registration Form (PDF)

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Register for a Course

You can register for courses either online or by email, mail, in person or fax. Please note, online registration is not supported on iOS (iPhone) and Android phone browsers.

Your Fast-Track Quality Management Certificate courses are 2466 and 2467.

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Extended Education

 

185 Extended Education Complex
University of Manitoba
Winnipeg, MB, Canada
R3T 2N2

Phone: +1 204 474-8800
Toll Free: 1 888 216-7011
Fax: +1 204 474-7661
Email: extended@umanitoba.ca

“This course allowed me to transition from textbook theory and find ways to apply and integrate quality practices in my workplace.”

Sarah Allaby

Quality Assurance Analyst

UM Learn

Access your online courses using UofM's learning management system.

Student Quick Start Guide

Important information to help you have a positive experience in Continuing and Professional Studies. (PDF)