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Quality Leadership

Degree Type: Certificate
College(s): College of Engineering Technology

Why Choose the Quality Leadership Certificate?

The field of Quality is increasingly important in manufacturing, medical, and in all aspects of business.  This certificate emphasizes quality systems and a managerial approach to quality.

Career Opportunities

Your understanding of quality systems and management will increase your value and employability in such areas as marketing, engineering, sales, human resources, and general management. 

Admission Requirements

Anyone admitted to the university is welcome to seek this certificate.  Program offered at Grand Rapids Campus.  Contact an advisor early, as all classes are not offered every term. 

Graduation Requirements

Students must

  • Maintain a 2.00 cumulative FSU GPA
  • No more than 50% of the credits in a certificate may be transferred from another institution.
  • A minimum grade of C- is required for each course in the certificate

More Information

Program Offered at: Ferris Statewide, Grand Rapids (Part time nights)

(616) 451-4777 or (800) 998-3425




Required Courses
Credit Hours

Required Courses - 12 Credits

Quality Auditing
Quality Planning
Managerial Leadership
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Quality-Operations Mgmt
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