Certificate in Lean Six Sigma Management

Deploy Process Improvements to Increase Business Efficiency

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Program Details

  • Location: Online, Downtown Seattle
  • Duration: 5 months
  • Times: Evenings
  • Cost: $3,290

Next start date:

January 2019

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About this Program


The name of the game in business management today is process improvement, and Lean Six Sigma — a combination of Lean Enterprise and Six Sigma methodologies — sets the standard. Top companies and organizations are using Lean Six Sigma principles to increase operational efficiency, reduce costs and advance business outcomes, and they are looking to hire people who possess these specialized skills.

This two-course certificate program delivers the full toolbox of Lean Six Sigma concepts, frameworks and practices. You’ll enhance your analytical, decision making and project management capabilities and learn about specific process and management techniques. You’ll also obtain Lean Six Sigma Green Belt certification by the end of the program.

DESIGNED FOR

Business professionals looking for formal training and certification in Lean Six Sigma.

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Video Overview

Pat Edmonds, an instructor for the Certificate in Lean Six Sigma Management, discusses what students learn and the career benefits of the program.

Duration: 02:36

WHAT YOU’LL LEARN

  • Strategies for streamlining processes, improving efficiency and reducing waste
  • Key analytical models of Lean Six Sigma
  • How to lead Lean Six Sigma initiatives and project teams

EARN INDUSTRY CERTIFICATION

As part of this program, you will earn Lean Six Sigma Green Belt certification through the consulting firm Point B.

GET HANDS-ON EXPERIENCE

  • Practice implementation skills with structured group projects
  • Plan and execute a real Lean Six Sigma project at a local nonprofit

Program Overview

Complete the courses listed below to earn the certificate. You may be able to take individual courses without enrolling in the certificate program; check the course pages for details.

Learning Format

Blended (Classroom + Online)

Enjoy a blend of in-person classes and online study. You’ll learn with the same group of students throughout the program, getting ample opportunity to connect with each other and your instructors. Learn More »

Program Sessions

Blended (Classroom + Online)

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