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“In today’s global economy, large companies increasingly rely on process improvement to maintain quality and manage costs,” said Kristina Belanger, vice president of continuing and professional studies,
The Six Sigma Certificate is a self-study program that can be completed in six months for the Green Belt level, and 12 months for the advanced Black Belt level. Six Sigma students will learn to more effectively manage quality improvements in both processes and projects. The curriculum includes learning how to define project goals, measure existing performance, and analyze defects to eliminate them from business processes.
Professionals with Six Sigma certification typically earn nearly 10 percent more than those without certification, according to the American Society of Quality 2004 Salary Survey. The typical salary for a Six Sigma Black Belt is $88,858. Several of the largest companies in the