SUNY Herkimer

A.S. in Quality Assurance

Program Description

From business management to a technician role within a variety of private sector industries—manufacturing, advanced manufacturing, health services, food and drug production, and environmental/construction services—your Quality Assurance degree will prepare you for real-world application.

Successful graduates from this program will be prepared for entry-level positions in quality assurance and for transfer to a four-year college or university. The Quality Assurance – Science A.S. program may also be completed entirely online through our Internet Academy. We offer the same level of care and service to online students as we do to on-campus students. All necessary services are accessible online, including registration, placement testing, bill payment, tutoring, book purchasing, and academic advisement.

Focus Areas

  • Quality assurance principles
  • Quality assurance techniques
  • Business communications
  • Psychology of work

Potential Career Opportunities

  • Quality Assurance Analyst
  • Quality Assurance Specialist
  • Quality Control Inspector
  • Business Administration

Program Format


Educational Level Prerequisites

High School diploma

Program Type

Degree Program

Expected Outcomes