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California State Polytechnic University, Pomona
Pomona, CA.
Four-year, public.
Bachelor's degrees in business administration, technology and operations management, engineering technology, industrial engineering and manufacturing engineering. Courses-operations Management, operations management, managerial statistics, total quality management (TQM), quality management, just-in-time production, supply chain design, analysis and representation, TQM implementation, applied TQM, quality assurance, application of statistics in engineering, engineering probability and statistics, statistical quality control, design of experiments, productivity engineering, reliability concepts, manufacturing metrology and in engineering.
Professors John Knox, (909) 869-2460, Edward V. Clancy (909) 869-2651 and Phillip R. Rosenkrantz (909) 869-2553

California State University, Dominguez Hills
Carson, CA.
Four-year, public.
Bachelor’s degrees in productivity and quality management, quality assurance, quality assurance with measurement science option. Master’s degrees in quality assurance and business administration. Extended education courses in preparation for quality certificates—quality manager, quality engineer, quality auditor, reliability engineer and software quality engineer. Degrees and courses available on campus or online. Certificate awards—quality management, quality engineering, quality auditing, reliability engineering and software quality engineering.
Call 310-243-3880 or e-mail at

California State University, Fullerton
Fullerton, CA.
Four-year, public.
Certificate programs and classes in Six Sigma, lean and quality management. 657-278-2611 or

California State University, Long Beach
Long Beach, CA.
Four-year, public.
The college of mechanical engineering and aerospace engineering department offer courses in total quality management and continuous improvement and an engineering technology program leading to a bachelor of science degree in manufacturing engineering technology with an emphasis in quality assurance or manufacturing processes. The college of business also offers courses in quality management in its bachelor’s degree program.

Keller Graduate School of Management of DeVry University
See listing under Arizona.

California State University, Stanislaus
Turlock, CA.
Four-year, public.
Quality Management is an undergraduate required class for operations management concentration. Seminar in quality and productivity management is a required course for the MBA program.
209- 667-3152

National Graduate School of Quality Management
CA,  FL, MA, TX and Washington, DC.
Master’s degree in quality systems management. Certificates in Six Sigma, project management and homeland security systems management.
800-838-2580 or

Palomar Community College
San Marcos, CA.
Two-year, public.
Associate or certificate in quality assurance technology.
760-744-1150 or

Phoenix, University of
See listing under Alabama.

San José State University
San José, CA.
Four-year, public.
Master’s degree in quality assurance. Certificate in quality assurance.
Ali M. Zargar, graduate advisor, 408-924-3194,

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