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Course Descriptions

The Rose‑Hulman Master of Science in Engineering Management and Master of Engineering Management are designed for engineers who seek to deepen their technical background while acquiring solid, forward-looking management credentials. In our curricula, you'll find the management foundations of an MBA, but with added technical focus. We provide technology and business leaders a convenient fast track to the integration of management skills and critical technical knowledge.

EMGT 570 - Lean Six Sigma

  • Credit Hours: 4R-0L-4C
  • Term Available: -
  • Prerequisites: SR or GR Class standing or consent of instructor
  • Corequisites: None

This course focuses on the current lean six sigma engineering and technology techniques, principles, and philosophies relevant to manufacturing and service sectors. The course content emphasizes the DMAIC (Define, Measure, Analyze, Improve and Control) methodology in combined with the Lean techniques and practices through analytical and quantitative tools. Students will practice lean six sigma tools and methods by applying the DMAIC framework on practical problems in order to improve processes, increase efficiency, reduce or eliminate wastes and variation, and/or save money.