About this Specialization

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This specialization is for you if you are looking to learn more about the more advanced components of Six Sigma and Lean. Six Sigma skills are widely sought by employers both nationally and internationally. These skills have been proven to help improve business processes, performance, and quality assurance. In this specialization, you will learn proven principles and tools specific to six sigma and lean. This is a sequential, linear designed specialization that covers a more advanced level of content (at the "green belt" level) of Six Sigma and Lean. Yellow Belt knowledge is needed before advancing to Green Belt (which is the second specialization offered here on Coursera by the USG). Green Belt knowledge is needed before moving to a Black Belt. The proper sequence of this specialization is: Course #1 - Six Sigma and the Organization (Advanced) Course #2 - Six Sigma Advanced Define and Measure Phase Course #3 - Six Sigma Advanced Analyze Phase Course #4 - Six Sigma Advanced Improve and Control Phase At the end of Course #4 (Six Sigma Advanced Improve and Control Phase), there is a peer-reviewed, capstone project. Successful completion of this project is necessary for full completion of this specialization. It should be noted that completing either the Yellow Belt or Green Belt Specializations does not give the learner "professional accreditation" in Six Sigma, but should assist in better preparation for such professional accreditation testing.
Learner Career Outcomes
41%
Started a new career after completing this specialization.
28%
Got a pay increase or promotion.
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Intermediate Level
Approx. 5 months to complete
Suggested 2 hours/week
English
Learner Career Outcomes
41%
Started a new career after completing this specialization.
28%
Got a pay increase or promotion.
Shareable Certificate
Earn a Certificate upon completion
100% online courses
Start instantly and learn at your own schedule.
Flexible Schedule
Set and maintain flexible deadlines.
Intermediate Level
Approx. 5 months to complete
Suggested 2 hours/week
English

There are 4 Courses in this Specialization

Course1

Course 1

Six Sigma and the Organization (Advanced)

4.7
stars
1,991 ratings
421 reviews
Course2

Course 2

Six Sigma Advanced Define and Measure Phases

4.7
stars
768 ratings
140 reviews
Course3

Course 3

Six Sigma Advanced Analyze Phase

4.8
stars
605 ratings
95 reviews
Course4

Course 4

Six Sigma Advanced Improve and Control Phases

4.8
stars
386 ratings
65 reviews

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University System of Georgia

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