Medical Technology Quality (M.S.)

Medical Technology Quality (M.S.)

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As a student of Medical Technology Quality you will develop the tools and competencies to be an effective professional and leader in the field. You will learn the fundamentals of quality for the medtech industry, medtech regulatory impact, development and implementation of quality systems, design and manufacturing process development and validation and the overall management of quality for the industry.

Program Highlights

  • Offered at St. Cloud State at Plymouth lectures are available in person and via remote.
  • Available as both a full-time and a part-time program. 
  • Courses offered weekday evenings and Saturday mornings.
  • Designed in collaboration with medtech industry professionals.
  • Coursework includes real-world examples and projects.
  • Graduate assistantships are available. 
  • Medtech employees earn on average 40% more than their counterparts in other industries

Program Distinctions

  • Courses are taught by industry experts with practical experience and leadership working in regulatory and related fields.
  • The industry's most senior and experienced executive leaders in medical device design and manufacturing quality serve on the program's industry advisory board.
  • The annual medtech networking and job fair is the largest of its kind featuring 15-20 medtech industry companies.
  • Recognized STEM graduate program. 

Application Deadlines

U.S. Citizens International
Outside U.S.
Inside U.S.
Fall August 1 May 15 August 1
Spring December 1 October 15 December 1
Summer N/A N/A N/A

Degree Levels

Licensure Graduate Certificate Master Post-Master Doctorate

Delivery Options

St. CLoud (on campus) Online Synchronous online St. Cloud State at Plymouth Evenings/Weekends

Graduate Director

Cathleen Krier

Popular Careers

  • Product quality
  • Product commercialization
  • Design
  • Development
  • Manufacturing

University Facts & Stats

  • 60 graduate programs leading to graduate certificates, master’s and doctoral degrees
  • More than 200 graduate assistantships awarded per year
  • Graduate assistants receive up to a $9,250 stipend per year and tuition reimbursement for up to eight graduate credits per semester.

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