About this Specialization

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100% online courses

Start instantly and learn at your own schedule.

Flexible Schedule

Set and maintain flexible deadlines.

Beginner Level

Approx. 1 month to complete

Suggested 10 hours/week

English

Subtitles: English, Arabic

Skills you will gain

Project ManagementLean Six SigmaBinomial DistributionSix Sigma

100% online courses

Start instantly and learn at your own schedule.

Flexible Schedule

Set and maintain flexible deadlines.

Beginner Level

Approx. 1 month to complete

Suggested 10 hours/week

English

Subtitles: English, Arabic

How the Specialization Works

Take Courses

A Coursera Specialization is a series of courses that helps you master a skill. To begin, enroll in the Specialization directly, or review its courses and choose the one you'd like to start with. When you subscribe to a course that is part of a Specialization, you’re automatically subscribed to the full Specialization. It’s okay to complete just one course — you can pause your learning or end your subscription at any time. Visit your learner dashboard to track your course enrollments and your progress.

Hands-on Project

Every Specialization includes a hands-on project. You'll need to successfully finish the project(s) to complete the Specialization and earn your certificate. If the Specialization includes a separate course for the hands-on project, you'll need to finish each of the other courses before you can start it.

Earn a Certificate

When you finish every course and complete the hands-on project, you'll earn a Certificate that you can share with prospective employers and your professional network.

how it works

There are 4 Courses in this Specialization

Course1

Course 1

Six Sigma Principles

4.6
stars
1,408 ratings
362 reviews
Course2

Course 2

Six Sigma Tools for Define and Measure

4.6
stars
592 ratings
74 reviews
Course3

Course 3

Six Sigma Tools for Analyze

4.7
stars
444 ratings
46 reviews
Course4

Course 4

Six Sigma Tools for Improve and Control

4.7
stars
223 ratings
27 reviews

Instructors

Image of instructor, Bill Bailey, PhD

Bill Bailey, PhD 

Assistant Professor of Industrial Engineering
Department of Systems and Industrial Engineering
Image of instructor, Gregory Wiles, PhD

Gregory Wiles, PhD 

Interim Chair and Assistant Professor
Department of Systems and Industrial Engineering
Image of instructor, David Cook, PhD

David Cook, PhD 

Assistant Professor of Mechanical Engineering Technology
Department of Mechanical Engineering Technology
Image of instructor, Christina Scherrer, PhD

Christina Scherrer, PhD 

Professor of Industrial Engineering
Department of Systems and Industrial Engineering

About University System of Georgia

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Frequently Asked Questions

  • Yes! To get started, click the course card that interests you and enroll. You can enroll and complete the course to earn a shareable certificate, or you can audit it to view the course materials for free. When you subscribe to a course that is part of a Specialization, you’re automatically subscribed to the full Specialization. Visit your learner dashboard to track your progress.

  • This course is completely online, so there’s no need to show up to a classroom in person. You can access your lectures, readings and assignments anytime and anywhere via the web or your mobile device.

  • Time to completion can vary based on your schedule, but most learners are able to complete the Specialization in about 4 months.

  • Those having some business background and understanding of basic business operations and principles will do better in this specialization.

  • It is highly recommended that you take the courses and modules in their designed order as much of the knowledge builds upon previous courses and modules.

  • You will not earn university credit for the completion of this specialization.

  • Upon completion of this specialization, learners should be able to further their career by helping their organization’s quality assurance using proven six sigma principles and tools.

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