Manufacturing Systems

The University of St. Thomas Graduate Programs in Engineering and Technology Management offers a Manufacturing Systems Certificate designed to meet the needs of those who want a basic understanding of manufacturing systems and methods.

Who should Consider the Manufacturing Systems Certificate:

Certificate programs are for the degreed individual who wishes to obtain knowledge in an area but doesn't wish to pursue a degree at this time.

  • Professionals taking a new assignment or position

  • Professionals who want to upgrade skills

The certificate program consists of six required courses:

  • ETLS 501 Manufacturing Systems

  • ETLS 502 Manufacturing Processes

  • ETLS 504 Excellence in Operations

      -- OR --

    ETLS 601 Program/Project/Team Management

  • ETLS 505 Managerial Accounting and Performance Management

  • ETLS 506 Statistical Methods for Manufacturing Quality

  • ETLS 550 Leveraging Leadership for a Lifetime (1 Credit)


  • Applications for admission to the University of St. Thomas programs in Engineering and Technology Management are accepted on an on going basis; students may begin during any semester.   All applications to the School of Engineering Graduate Programs must be done using our online application.  The application fee is $50 with instructions for payment in the online application process. 

  • Submit a resume outlining educational background, work experience, and professional affiliations.

  • Supply your transcript showing degree or a copy of the diploma.