Six Sigma Quality Graduate Certificate

Six Sigma Graduate Certificate Online - Expand Your Career Opportunities

The Six Sigma Graduate Certificate online program prepares you for both Six Sigma Green Belt certification and Six Sigma Black Belt certification testing. One advantage of the SNHU certificate program is the opportunity to apply your Six Sigma Graduate Certificate online course work towards an SNHU MBA. Enjoy the flexibility of taking courses online or on campus. In most cases, the content of our Six Sigma Quality Graduate Certificate online courses is more in depth and advanced than that offered by independent Six Sigma testing organizations. The Six Sigma Graduate Certificate online is especially beneficial to individuals working in manufacturing and production-oriented industries, as well as customer service.

Increase Your Quality Management Skills with a Six Sigma Graduate Certificate Online

Earning a Six Sigma Graduate Certificate online will give you a thorough understanding of the DMAIC model: define-measure-analyze-improve-control processes. Your study of this approach to quality management and process improvements will help you develop skills in:

  • determining the cause of process problems and issues;
  • using statistical tools to measure and analyze deviations from effective processes;
  • taking corrective steps to eliminate issues and improve processes;
  • controlling process deviations to ensure an efficient process and quality outcomes

Six Sigma Quality Graduate Certificate - Strong Job Prospects

With the growing focus on quality, cost management, and process improvements across many industries, business professionals with Six Sigma certification are highly sought after and are typically well compensated. Unlike many more general areas of study, advanced Six Sigma training and certification often leads to an immediate promotion or salary increase. Your value in the workplace will increase with your online Six Sigma Quality Graduate Certificate as you will gain the knowledge and skills needed to help you establish process improvements in quality assurance, systems and process engineering, logistics, supply chain management, operations management, and procurement. These skills are especially beneficial to those in manufacturing, engineering, operations, and executive positions.

Six Sigma Required Courses

QSO-530: Applied Statistics for Managers
This course will provide the students with statistical tools and techniques that will enable them to make an immediate impact in their careers. This course will be realistically oriented and numerous business examples and cases will be analyzed.
QSO-620: Six Sigma Quality Management
This course is designed to provide an understanding of the design and implementation of quality control and improvement systems. It is an introduction to current quality management approaches, statistical quality control and quality improvement techniques. ISO-9000 also will be discussed. Case studies and the use of computer technology will be integral to the course.
QSO-510 or QSO-530
QSO-625: Six Sigma for Black Belt Certification
This course teaches advanced concepts in Six Sigma while incorporating Lean Management tools. Students learn waste elimination, value stream mapping, Six Sigma roles and responsibilities, team management, and the various elements of the Define-Measure-Analyze-Improve-Control (DMAIC) phases of a Six Sigma project. The Design for Six Sigma (SFSS) approach to design a new process is also reviewed. The course is designed to help students prepare for a Six Sigma Black Belt certification exam. However, it neither guarantees to help satisfy the eligibility requirements for taking a Six Sigma Black Belt certification exam nor ensures success on a Six Sigma Black Belt certification exam.
QSO-640: Project Management
This course includes the study of concepts, tools, and practices of project management. The course adopts a managerial process approach to Project Management, which consists of initiating, planning, executing, controlling and closing the project. Major topics will include project scope, project time, project cost, project quality, project risk, project resources, project communications and how to be an effective project manager. Cases are utilized to integrate the learning in the course and provide decision- making experience for the student.

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