Medical Device Quality Management (MDQM)

The Medical Device Quality Management (MDQM) program exists to train and develop individuals who are currently employed in or wish to enter the medical device industry or related industries. The five courses in this program can be applied to a certificate, bachelor's degree or master's degree, depending on the student's academic background and educational goals. The MDQM program focuses on the quality systems, post-market surveillance, design control and assurance, manufacturing quality and supply chain management, and statistical processes that ensure excellence at key stages of the medical device life cycle.

Admissions Requirements

In order to be considered for enrollment in the MDQM programs at Grace, you must fulfill certain admissions requirements. Below is a list of the requirements for the programs.

  • Certificate Program

    • High school graduation is required.
  • Bachelor's Program

    • As few as 60 prior college credit hours needed for enrollment. (Please note that some life and career experiences may be substituted for credit hours.)
    • GPA: 2.0 minimum
  • Master's Program

    • A bachelor's degree is required.
    • GPA: 2.75 minimum
  • Complete the application process

Recommended Application Deadlines

Fall Start

  • June 1 - for international students (must be accepted and deposited by this date)*
  • Aug. 1 - for US citizens

Spring Start

  • Oct. 1 - for international students (must be accepted and deposited by this date)*
  • Dec. 1 - for US citizens

Summer Start

  • Mar. 1 - for international students (must be accepted and deposited by this date)*
  • May 1 - for US citizens
  • *Currently, International students must obtain an H-1B status in order to be eligible for this program.

    Both the ORCA & MDQM programs will be switching to a completely online format, begining May 2017.


Step 1: Apply Now

Apply to one of the three Medical Device Quality Management programs below.

Step 2: Email Professional Reference

(Not required for certificate program applicants.)
Email this Online Professional Reference Form link to a qualified individual (not a relative) who knows you well. Those applying for the master's program should request a reference from a professional colleague or supervisor. Referrers will be required to enter their first name and last name on this form, so please supply the same information to them that you provided on your application form.

If you are unable to correspond with this person by email, you may also download a hard copy of the Reference Form below. Directions for returning this reference are on the bottom of the form.

Professional Reference Form

Step 3: Submit Official Transcripts

(Not required for certificate program applicants.)
Submit official transcript(s) from all undergraduate colleges or universities you have attended and from any graduate school where work was completed. The transcripts must come directly from the school and be directed to:

Grace College - Office of Admissions

200 Seminary Drive
Winona Lake, IN 46590

Step 4: Resume

(Master's program only.)
Submit a copy of your resume to ortho@grace.edu.

Step 5: Tuition Deposit (After Admission)

Submit Your Tuition Deposit
A deposit of $250 is required of all MDQM students accepting admission to Grace College. This deposit will be applied to your tuition.

Pre-Deposit
Applicant Name:

 

Questions?

Email MDQM Admissions or call 877-607-0012.

Computer Requirements for Enrolled Students:

  • Access to a PC or Mac capable of running Microsoft Office
  • Microsoft Office 2007 or 2010 (Word, Excel, PowerPoint) or Mac equivalent
  • Internet access high speed 1.5 MBits or above
  • MDQM is iPad friendly. iPads are not required to complete the program, but many of our students have found them to be a helpful tool. We currently provide what can be a paperless experience to iPad users, where all course documents and course presentations are pushed out to iPad users in a format that allows them to take notes right on the documents using an iPad app.

Financial Aid and Scholarships

Financial Aid Checklist

  • Apply and be accepted for admission to Grace College.
  • The FAFSA must be completed and mailed to the government as soon as possible after January 1. Grace's federal school code is 001800. June 30 is the deadline.
  • File the FAFSA form online (preferred for Indiana residents).
  • Documents or clarifying information requested by Grace College’s Office of Student Financial Aid Services must be submitted within 30 days by the student. Notify the Student Financial Aid Office if you will be receiving any outside sources of financial aid.
  • Upon receiving the Student Aid Notification letter from Grace College, the student must carefully follow all the instructions that are listed.
  • Male citizens of the U.S. and male immigrant aliens 18 through 25 years old must be registered with the U.S. Selective Service System to be eligible for federal student loans and grants. Men can register at any post office or register online.

Additional information about student financial aid may be secured by contacting:

Grace College & Seminary
Office of Student Financial Aid Services
200 Seminary Drive
Winona Lake, IN 46590
Telephone: 800-544-7223, ext. 6162

Questions?

Email the Office of Student Financial Aid or call 800-544-7223, ext. 6162.