Masters in Quality Management
|Major Code: 8409||Degree Awarded: Master of Science|
|Delivery Mode(s): Classroom, Online, Off-site||Age Restriction: No|
|Admission Status: Graduate||Location(s): Orlando, Virtual Site|
|Admission Materials: GMAT, GRE recommended|
The program provides key courses that enable participants to refine their experience and prior academic background to provide a holistic focus on the philosophy and methodology of quality management.
The applicant to the Master of Science in Quality Management program must have a bachelor's degree. However, the degree need not be in business administration. Students who are graduates from other fields, especially mathematics, science and engineering, are encouraged to apply. Students with an undergraduate business degree or courses may be able to waive up to six hours of the program prerequisites in the program based on an evaluation of their undergraduate academic transcripts. Prerequisite courses are required of a student whose undergraduate major is outside the business area or who has not previously completed the courses in these prerequisite areas. The exact number of needed prerequisite courses depends on courses completed during the student's undergraduate studies.
The GRE or GMAT may be required for admission evaluation purposes. General admission requirements and the process for applying are discussed in the
The goal of the Master of Science in Quality Management is to prepare individuals for advanced leadership positions in the private, public and military sectors with specific skills and competencies in quality management.
The degree of Master of Science in Quality Management is conferred upon students who have successfully completed 33 credit hours of graduate coursework plus other course requirements as listed on the student's approved graduate program plan. Students without adequate undergraduate background will be required to complete all or part of the program prerequisites. Students may choose elective courses from those listed below.
Students with undergraduate credits for courses that they believe are equivalent to the program prerequisites should consult with their advisor concerning waiver of those prerequisites.
Prerequisite is noncredit for this program.
MTH 1701 College AlgebraCredit Hours: 0
Note: Computer literacy is required as a prerequisite. It can be demonstrated by the applicant's undergraduate coursework, passing a proficiency examination offered by the extended studies department or by completing a suitable computer course.
ENM 5100 Quality EngineeringCredit Hours: 0
ENM 5200 Project EngineeringCredit Hours: 0
MGT 5024 Production and Operations ManagementCredit Hours: 0
MGT 5064 Cost and Economic AnalysisCredit Hours: 0
MGT 5065 Supply Chain ManagementCredit Hours: 0
MGT 5088 Project and Program Risk ManagementCredit Hours: 0
MGT 5093 Practicum of Quality Management*Credit Hours: 0
MGT 5131 Productivity Measurement and ImprovementCredit Hours: 0
ORP 5042 Reliability, Availability and MaintainabilityCredit Hours: 0
Select two courses:
MGT 5061 Systems and Logistics Support ManagementCredit Hours: 0
MGT 5211 Procurement and Contract ManagementCredit Hours: 0
ORP 5030 Decision AnalysisCredit Hours: 0
*Serves as the capstone course for this program.