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Quality Assurance - Manufacturing and Management (Optional Co-op)

Sheridan College - Davis
Canada, Ontario, Brampton
Tuition fee CA$20,184 per year

The fee is for the 2022–2023 academic year and includes tuition (CA$18,442), health insurance and ancillary charges.

The fees displayed are estimates only for two semesters and are subject to change.

Registration fee CA$400 one-time

The registration fee includes the non-refundable application fee (CA$100) and the refundable deposit fee (CA$300).

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Sheridan offers the only full-time Quality Assurance – Manufacturing and Management program in Ontario, and one of just a few nationwide.

Why Sheridan?

Our combination of high-tech facilities, engineering expertise and industry connections makes Sheridan uniquely qualified to offer quality assurance training. We know the most current practices in real-world manufacturing, safety and quality assurance, which we replicate in our labs for industry-standard training.

One year of study

Quality assurance is a growing profession, with very good opportunities for promotion and high earnings. In just one year, Sheridan’s Quality Assurance – Manufacturing and Management program can put you on the path to a rewarding career.

Targeted career preparation

Sheridan’s Quality Assurance program emphasizes practical, hands-on instruction and career preparation. You’ll work with international standards such as ISO9000 and TS16949 while learning state-of-the-art quality assurance applications.

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Learn state-of-the-art quality assurance applications in:

  • Statistics
  • Designing of experiments
  • Statistical quality control
  • Management of total quality
  • Quality planning
  • ISO implementation and documentation
  • Quality audits
  • Reliability and product safety
  • Product safety
  • Measurements and testing
  • Lean Six Sigma
  • Supply chain management

The program offers professional preparation for a quality assurance career, including in-depth coverage of material that appears on the examinations for the professional designations of Certified Quality Engineer (CQE), Certified Reliability Engineer (CRE), or Certified Quality Auditor (CQA) offered by American Society for Quality.

After completing two academic terms, students can apply for a paid co-op work term to gain professional experience while deepening their education. Enrolment is limited and requires a separate application process and requirements. To be eligible for acceptance in co-op, one has to have a GPA of 3.0 or higher and no D grade in the first term. To remain in co-op, similar academic performance must be maintained in the second term as well.

Companies in all areas of business and industry (including automotive, aviation, chemical, computer, electronics, energy, food, mechanical, moulding, plastics, and pharmaceutical) employ quality assurance personnel.

Career opportunities

Quality assurance professionals apply engineering and management principles to improve quality, efficiency, and profit for the companies they serve. They play vital decision-making roles and are increasingly in demand.

Here are some sample job titles for graduates of this program:

  • ISO Coordinator
  • Quality Assurance Auditor
  • Quality Assurance Professional
  • Quality Control Inspector
  • Quality Control Supervisor
  • Quality Engineer
  • Total Quality Management Coordinator
Apply Now! January 2024
Application start
Mar 1, 2023
This intake is not applicable
Studies commence
Jan 8, 2024

Application deadlines apply to citizens of: United States

Apply Now! January 2024
Application start
Mar 1, 2023
This intake is not applicable
Studies commence
Jan 8, 2024

Application deadlines apply to citizens of: United States