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Six Sigma Certification

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The Whitman School of Management has been offering an online Six Sigma class for more than 10 years. During this timeframe we have saved companies more than $12 million. In our program a master black belt works with you through the duration of the class. This class can be taken completely online and you are required to work on a project for the duration of the class. Optional on-site meetings are held on the Syracuse University campus to help you network and go over issues with the material or your project. Upon completion of the class you will receive a Six Sigma certificate from the Whitman School of Management.

(All classes are work at your pace with a Master Black Belt assisting you on your Six Sigma journey.)

Cost

Green Belt $2,000 (includes certification exam cost)

Black Belt $4,000 (includes certification exam cost)

DATES:

Six Sigma Certification Course (Work at Your Pace - All meetings are virtual via Zoom)

Cohort Class Start Dates

May 15th

Sep. 15th

Jan. 15th

 

Green Belt

MAJOR LEARNING OBJECTIVES

  • To allow students to gain a practical understanding of Lean/Six Sigma Tools and Methodologies
  • Apply those tools and methodologies to complete a Lean/Six Sigma project
  • Enable students to be proficient in the Lean/Six Sigma tools in order to pass the Syracuse University or ASQ Green Belt exam
  • Allow students to be certified as a Lean/Six Sigma Green Belt
  • Enable students to apply the practical Six Sigma tools and methodologies in their current and future careers.

Black Belt

MAJOR LEARNING OBJECTIVES

  • To allow students to gain a practical understanding of Lean/Six Sigma Tools and Methodologies
  • Apply those tools and methodologies to complete a Lean/Six Sigma project
  • Enable students to be proficient in the Lean/Six Sigma tools in order to pass the Syracuse University or ASQ Black Belt exam
  • Allow students to be certified as a Lean/Six Sigma Black Belt
  • Enable students to apply the practical Lean/Six Sigma tools and methodologies in their current and future careers.

Who is this certification for?
• What are the requirements?
• What does the test entail?
• What do you get by taking this exam?
• How much does this exam cost?
• About the Whitman School of Management


The CSixSigmaGBSU™ or CSixSigmaBBSU™ Designation


The CSixSigma GB or BB SU Designation is used to distinguish professionals who have met or exceeded all of the requirements of the Certificate in Six Sigma program set forth by Syracuse University (see below). Individuals who successfully complete this program will receive a Six Sigma Certificate from the University will be entitled to use the CSixSigma GB or BB SU Designation to demonstrate expertise in six sigma along with a comprehension of many techniques which improve six sigma outcomes.

The CSixSigma GB or BB SU Designation Standards:

  • Attended Six Sigma course from the Whitman School of Management or attended a 40-hour Six Sigma course from an accredited University/College or approved training center
  • Completed a Six Sigma GB or BB project or simulation
  • Passed our 100 question exam on Six Sigma

Register Now

Please select a payment method below to register for the Six Sigma Green Belt or Black Belt Certificate Exam. Once your payment is received, it is non-refundable. Please allow 7 business days from the date your payment is received for processing. Within 7 business days, you will receive an email with login instructions for the exam. If you have any questions, please email pcpenfie@syr.edu.

Register and pay by credit card

Register and pay by check

For more information, call 315.443.3428 or contact Patrick Penfield, director of executive education.

 

About the Certification Exam

Who is this certification for?

This certification is for six sigma professionals who are looking to verify their expertise in six sigma. Certifications are a great way to invest in your career and it shows employers that a third party expert has validated your subject matter knowledge.

What are the requirements?

The requirements for this certification are taking a Six Sigma prep class or a 40-hour Six Sigma course from an accredited University/College or approved training center, completing a Green Belt or Black Belt project or simulation and passing a 100 question open book online exam (which you can take at your convenience).

What does the test entail?

The exam will test your knowledge of six sigma. Some topics covered on the exam are DMAIC process, cost of quality and financial management, value stream mapping, samples and populations, capability analysis, correlation and regression, analysis of variance, full factorial DoE and data transformation.

What do you get by taking this exam?

Upon completion of the application and passing the exam you will receive a Syracuse University Six Sigma Certificate and become certified in Six Sigma (GB or BB) through Syracuse University.

How much does this exam cost?

$350.00 is due upon applying for the certification. You can pay by credit card or check.

About the Whitman School of Management

The prestigious Whitman School of Management at Syracuse University has been teaching various business disciplines since 1919. Whitman is one of the leading business schools in the world and has many ranked business programs and ventures. Contact Patrick Penfield at pcpenfie@syr.edu for any other questions or information about the certification.