The advanced certificate in Lean Six Sigma is aimed primarily at quality engineers, other engineers, process-improvement facilitators, or those who aspire to such positions.
|Course||Sem. Cr. Hrs.|
|CQAS-682||Lean Six Sigma Fundamentals||3|
|CQAS-621||Statistical Quality Control||3|
|CQAS-670||Designing Experiments for Process Improvement||3|
|CQAS-683||Lean Six Sigma Project*||3|
|Total Semester Credit Hours||12|
* This course requires an approved Lean Six-Sigma project at the student's organization or, alternatively, at an organization that will sponsor the student.
To be considered for admission to the advanced certificate in Lean Six Sigma, candidates must fulfill the following requirements:
Students may earn a Six-Sigma Black Belt (during or after obtaining the advanced certificate) by successfully completing the approved Lean Six-Sigma project from the CQAS-683 course.
Students should have basic familiarity with MINITAB statistical software. This may be obtained by self-study or through short courses.
University policy requires that graduate programs be completed within seven years of the student's initial registration for courses in the program. Bridge courses are excluded.
Students must maintain an overall program GPA of 3.0 (B), with no more than one grade of C, to qualify for graduation.
Information regarding costs and the U.S. Department of Labor’s Standard Occupational Classification (SOC) code and occupational profiles for this program can be viewed on the ED Gainful Employment Disclosure Template.
Quality Engineer, Reliability Analyst, Quality Manager, Statistical ConsultantRecent Employers
Bausch & Lomb, CIBA Vision, Delphi, Eastman Kodak Company, General Motors, Harris Interactive, Harris RF Communications, Johnson & Johnson (Ortho Clinical), Moog, Southco, Welch Allyn, Xerox