|Study location||Canada, Ontario, Kitchener|
|Type||Graduate Certificate, College|
|Nominal duration||1 year/ 2 semesters|
|Tuition fee||CA$18,322 per year
The fee is for the 2022–2023 academic year and includes tuition (CA$14,935), health insurance and ancillary charges.
The fees displayed are estimates for 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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Undergraduate Diploma (or higher)
To be eligible for admission, you must possess:
Note: Applicants not meeting the credential requirement must submit a resume including references outlining related work experience.
The entry qualification documents are accepted in the following languages: English.
For direct admission, you must be from an English-speaking country or, you must provide one of the English language proficiency tests below:
This advanced-level graduate certificate program provides individuals with the knowledge and techniques to improve the delivery and quality of products and services. The material that is taught in this program can be applied within any area of an organization.
The focus of this program is on the achievement of performance excellence through the use of modern quality improvement methods. The program develops the skills required to perform process-quality roles in a broad range of organizations and sectors.
The program content aligns favourably with selected American Society of Quality’s (ASQ) Bodies of Knowledge. This program is non-industry specific as it provides the proficiencies demanded by organizations in today’s marketplace.
On completion of the program, the graduate will understand the role of modern quality techniques in creating value in an organization and will be able to apply the proper techniques and procedures to solve problems and enhance the quality of goods and services, eliminate waste and reduce the incidence of defects.
Many of the graduates from the PQE program have found opportunities in various manufacturing/service sectors, such as:
- aerospace and defence
- custom manufacturing
- high volume processing (e.g., the dairy industry)
- capital goods manufacturing