Online Lean Six Sigma Black Belt Graduate Certificate

The online Lean Six Sigma Black Belt graduate certificate is aimed at engineers and managers who oversee tactical and strategic projects as well as various operational functions in their organizations.

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Quick facts

Next start date: 08/20/2020


Total classes: 5

Weeks per class: 7.5

Total credit hours: 15

Details

This online certificate program aims to provide students with a set of contemporary tools to produce measurable improvements in business processes. In particular, graduates of the certificate program will gain an in-depth understanding of the Define Measure Analyze Improve Control process and the tools used to achieve effective process and product improvement; develop the leadership and team-building skills necessary to oversee continuous improvement projects with many stakeholders; and understand how lean principles and design for Six Sigma fit into the overall task of product and process improvement. The culminating experience is in line with the Black Belt certification requirements used nationwide in similar certification programs. Graduates of this certificate program will:

  • Gain an in-depth understanding of the DMAIC process and the tools used to achieve effective process and product improvement
  • Develop leadership and team-building skills necessary to oversee continuous improvement projects with many stakeholders
  • Understand how lean principles and design for Six Sigma fit into the overall task of product and process improvement.

Featured courses


Required

IEE 570 Advanced Quality Control (3)


Required

IEE 581 Six Sigma Methodology (3)


Elective

IEE 572 Design Engineering Experiments (3)


Elective

IEE 578 Regression Analysis (3)


Elective

IEE 573 Reliability Engineering (3)


Elective

IEE 561 Production Systems (3)


Elective

IEE 530 Enterprise Modeling (3)


Culminating experience

IEE 585 Six Sigma Capstone (3)


Related careers

Graduates with an ASU Online Lean Six Sigma Black Belt Graduate Certificate have career opportunities illustrated in the following list. Career examples include but are not limited to:

Manufacturing engineers

Mechanical engineers

Production workers

Construction laborers

Industrial engineering technologists

Prestigious faculty

Of the 320+ faculty members in Ira A. Fulton Schools of Engineering, the majority have been honored with the highest awards in their fields. Faculty milestones include:

  • Nobel laureate.
  • National Academy of Engineering members.
  • National Academy of Sciences members.
  • National Academy of Inventors members.
  • National Academy of Construction members.
  • More than 55 Young Investigator Awards received in the last 10 years.

Prestigious faculty

Of the 320+ faculty members in Ira A. Fulton Schools of Engineering, the majority have been honored with the highest awards in their fields. Faculty milestones include:

  • Nobel laureate.
  • National Academy of Engineering members.
  • National Academy of Sciences members.
  • National Academy of Inventors members.
  • National Academy of Construction members.
  • More than 55 Young Investigator Awards received in the last 10 years.

Admission requirements

Applicants must fulfill the requirements of both the Graduate College and the Ira A. Fulton Schools of Engineering.

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Each student is fully supported on their path to success in the Ira A. Fulton Schools of Engineering. We have received peer-reviewed programmatic honors from the U.S. News & World Report and provide students with a rich learning environment.

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