Graduate Certificate in Six Sigma Black Belt

The certified Six Sigma Black Belt professional can explain Six Sigma philosophies and principles, including supporting systems and tools.  A Black Belt should demonstrate team leadership, understand team dynamics, and assign team members roles and responsibilities.  Black Belts thoroughly understand all aspects of the DMAIC model in accordance with Six Sigma principles.  They have basic knowledge of Lean enterprise concepts, can identify non-value-added elements and activities, and can use specific tools.

Students are required to take the following courses and earn a grade of ‘B’ or higher in each of these courses to complete the requirements of the Six Sigma Black Belt Certification.  Take all four of the following courses:

GC Courses

Total: 12 SCH

Program Admission Requirements

  • Bachelor’s Degree
  • Minimum 2.5 Grade-Point Average or 2.75 on the last 60 hours attempted
  • Minimum 2.25 or 2.50 on the last 60 hours for conditional admission
  • Submission of all official admission documents to the Louisiana Tech Graduate School

For more information, contact:
Dr. Beth Hegab
Program Coordinator for COES Online Degrees and Certificates