Six Sigma Certification to be Offered this Spring

by Andrea Speros, Public Relations Writer

Cedarville University is offering a Six Sigma Green Belt Training Certification course starting January 31 on Thursdays from 6-9:30 p.m. This noncredit class costs $1,600 and is open to the community. 

Six Sigma is a certification program that trains individuals in business management strategy. The course introduces students to the fundamentals of Six Sigma and teaches strategies to eliminate defects and improve quality in business practices. Highly regarded as a valuable business management strategy,  numerous worldwide corporations like Motorola, General Electric and Bank of America implement this methodology.

Bruce Dellaposta, MBA, is a certified Six Sigma Master Black Belt and will instruct the course. Dellaposta brings over 20 years of project management experience and more than five years of certifying and training others in Six Sigma Methodology.

Jewerl Maxwell, Ph.D., associate dean of the Center for Lifelong Learning, said the Six Sigma course is nationally recognized and respected among business professionals. “It will provide additional hands-on training, it will help build a student’s resume, and because of its national recognition, it can significantly increase the salary of Cedarville graduates certified in this program.”

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