2023-2024 Academic Catalog 
    
    Apr 20, 2024  
2023-2024 Academic Catalog

Six Sigma Green Belt


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Program Description

The Six Sigma Green Belt microcredential is a one-semester learning experience that introduces students to the practical application of Six Sigma tools in the manufacturing and service industries. Students who successfully complete this microcredential will also earn a Six Sigma Green Belt Certificate.

Admission Requirements

Admission to this microcredential program requires admission to WSU as a degree-seeking student. This microcredential may be earned as part of an undergraduate degree program or as a stand-alone credential.

Program Learning Objectives

Students enrolled in this microcredential will learn to:

  • Understand statistical tools used in Six Sigma
  • Implement Statistical Process Control (SPC)
  • Evaluate Six Sigma metrics and performance measurements
  • Implement process improvement using DMAIC
  • Understand Six Sigma organization and infrastructure
  • Use techniques for Six Sigma project selection
  • Design for Six Sigma

Program Learning Outcomes

As a result of their learning experience, students who complete this microcredential can:

  • Effectively use statistical tools used in Six Sigma
  • Implement Statistical Process Control (SPC)
  • Evaluate Six Sigma metrics and performance measurements
  • Implement process improvement using DMAIC
  • Work effectively with Six Sigma organization and infrastructure
  • Deploy strategies for Six Sigma projects
  • Use techniques for Six Sigma project selection
  • Design for Six Sigma

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Required Courses


Student must complete one of the following courses with a C or higher:

Total: 3 Credit Hours


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