The Department of Engineering offers accelerated post-baccalaureate certificate programs in Engineering Management and Quality Management. The Engineering Management Certificate is designed for engineering practitioners who wish to expand their careers to management and want to acquire a basic understanding of the theory and fundamentals of management. The Quality Management Certificate is designed for engineers and scientists working in production facilities who are engaged in quality improvement projects and who wish to acquire a basic understanding of the fundamentals of quality management and the application of quality improvement techniques. In addition, these certificate programs offer advanced students currently enrolled in the B.S. in Engineering program an opportunity to broaden their employment options.
Prerequisite for enrollment in the Engineering Management Certificate or Quality Management Certificate programs: calculus background equivalent to MATH 1304 and MATH 1305, or a B.S. in Engineering or one of the other sciences.
Other Graduate & Post-Baccalaureate Degree Requirements
In addition to departmental requirements, every student must also satisfy the university requirements for graduation as described in the Graduate/Post-Baccalaureate Admission and Degree Information chapter in this catalog. These include the 32-unit residence requirement, the five year rule on currency of subject matter, the minimum number of units of 6000-level courses, the 3.00 grade point average, and the University Writing Skills Requirement. For information on meeting the University Writing Skills Requirement, see the Testing Office website at www.csueastbay.edu/testing or call 510.885.3661.