Lean Six Sigma

This program provides training in Six Sigma principles including green-belt, black-belt I and II, lean operations, and methodologies. This program can be completed online or in the classroom. 

This program is perfect for...

  • Professionals in engineering and manufacturing looking to gain formal training in lean Six Sigma methodologies
  • Professionals in quality assurance and control seeking to streamline processes and operations
  • Executives looking for high-level overview of Six Sigma principles
  • Individuals desiring to pursue career paths in lean Six Sigma

What you can learn.

  • Principles of Six Sigma to eliminate waste in repetitive operations
  • Principles of lean Six Sigma for process improvement by systematically eliminating obstacles from your workplace to achieve maximum efficiency
  • Define, Measure Analyze, Improve, Control (DMAIC) approach
  • Fundamentals to help you prepare for the American Society of Quality (ASQ®) Green and Black Belt Certification.


Click below to view the required and elective courses, if applicable, for this program.

MECH&AE X 428.90
Typically Offered: Fall, Spring
MECH&AE X 428.69
Typically Offered: Fall, Winter, Spring, Summer
MECH&AE X 428.80
Typically Offered: Fall, Winter, Spring, Summer

Suggested Prerequisites

Experience in a manufacturing or service organization; knowledge of Lean Maufacturing and World Class Operations techniques; knowledge of basic statistics; and working knowledge of such computer spreadsheet, presentation, database, and word processing applications as Excel, PowerPoint, Word, and Access.

Estimated Cost Breakdown

All courses in this program are paid for individually, unless otherwise noted. An application form is required to establish candidacy in this program. From the 'Apply Now' button, complete the online application and pay the application fee if applicable.

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*The Application & Candidacy Fee establishes your candidacy in the program for a period of time covering normal progress toward completion and may allow you to access a variety of program benefits.

**Federal Financial Aid Gainful Employment Disclosures

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