Graduate Certificate in Lean Six Sigma

Graduate Certificate in Lean Six Sigma


The Lean Six Sigma Graduate Certificate program focuses on enhancing engineering knowledge and skills with the fundamentals of lean manufacturing thinking and Six Sigma concepts to improve business processes through optimizing flow, eliminating waste, and emphasizing quality.

Innovative Curriculum

This four-course graduate certificate seeks to provide students opportunities to apply the fundamental of lean six sigma concepts across an enterprise to contribute to an organization’s continuous improvement initiatives by identifying and employing lean and quality tools and techniques, along with utilizing statistical methods to achieve quality control.

Note: It may be possible to complete the course requirements for this certificate program entirely online. Note that not all the courses which are listed in the Detailed Certificate Requirements/ Program Requirements section may be completed online. Therefore, there may be limitations about what courses online students can take to complete the certificate program.

Program Contacts

Hugh McManus
Associate Teaching Professor,  Mechanical and Industrial Engineering

Academic Advising

For support with academic questions, contact the student services representative assigned to this program.

Admissions & Aid

Ready to take the next step? Review degree requirements to see courses needed to complete this degree. Then, explore ways to fund your education. Finally, review admissions information to see our deadlines and gather the materials you need to Apply.