Lean Six Sigma


The Executive Education program at the University of Utah David Eccles School of Business is proud to offer three online Lean Six Sigma courses led by a certified Lean Six Sigma Master Black Belt. Whether you are just getting started with lean methodologies or looking to become a master, these courses are designed to give you an edge in process improvement:

Lean Six Sigma Green Belt
This course establishes the foundational, transformational concepts of Lean Six Sigma.

Lean Six Sigma Black Belt
This course builds on the concepts covered in Lean Six Sigma Black Belt and explores advanced techniques for refining processes. The curriculum includes the materials covered in the standalone Building a Lean Enterprise course.

Building a Lean Enterprise
This standalone class is for leaders who just want to learn essential lean concepts for streamlining their organization.

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In this online program, you will learn to increase productivity and boost the bottom line by applying principles of Lean Six Sigma to your organization. This course will cover the foundational principles of the Lean Six Sigma methodology through video instruction, simulations, case studies, webinars, and personal mentorship. You will receive a Lean Six Sigma Green Belt Certification when you pass the final exam. You will walk away with the confidence and knowledge required to contribute to improvement projects in your organization.


  • People Are Our Greatest Asset

  • Standardized Work and Data Analytics

  • Just-in-Time Inventory Management

  • Scrum Project Management

  • Autonomation and Quality Management

  • Theory of Constraints

  • Gemba or Shop Floor Focus

  • Continuous Improvement


This course is designed for managers who want to improve processes and eliminate waste. It is especially useful for leaders seeking to optimize employee engagement and customer satisfaction. This course can benefit any administrator committed to standardizing and simplifying processes.

Personal Impact

  • Identify and solve complex operational problems

  • Refine personal workflows and operational processes

  • Harness data analytics to your advantage