Industrial Technology: Quality Assurance Certificate

At A Glance

Degree Title: Industrial Technology: Quality Assurance Certificate
Program Length: Typically completed in one year
Total Credits Required: 31

The IT: Quality Assurance Certificate is directed towards those who are interested in a career as a Quality Control Technician or an Industrial Technology Technician, or for those who wish to go on to complete higher degrees in this field of study. This certificate will allow students to learn the theories of and applications of established methods of quality for a variety of settings, to understand statistical data and to safely perform basic manufacturing skills.

And, because the IT: Quality Assurance Certificate only takes two semesters to complete (attending college full-time), it is a fast way to get a marketable skill in this field.

What Opportunities Exist with this Certificate?

Careers Opportunities

  • With the completion of this certificate, you'll be qualified to become a:
    • Quality Control Technician
    • Industrial Technology Technician
  • With the completion of this certificate, you may be employed in:
    • Software manufacturing
    • Auto parts manufacturing
    • Plastics manufacturing
    • Electronic component manufacturing
    • Engineering settings
    • Healthcare settings
    • Business management settings

Further Education Opportunities

Transfer Opportunities

  • By utilizing Broome Community College's expert team of advisors and working with your prospective transfer school, you can assure that:
    • You take necessary and transferrable classes
    • You lighten your future degree's course load at another college

Exciting Classes in this BCC Certificate

Exciting Classes:

  • Engineering Drawing I w/CAD (MET 113) is a two credit class that gives students a foundation in engineering drawing, both manual and CAD (computer aided drafting), that will allow them to complete clear, dimensionally precise drawings and sectional view images.
  • SQC Senior Seminar I (SQC 200) is a once credit class that discusses common quality assurances issues that a student may encounter and includes field trips that give contact with the industry QA professionals.
  • Statistics I (MAT 124) is a three credit class that teaches students how to comprehend, define, organize and present statistical data and to how to use a statistical software.