DSS 440 Six Sigma Applications and Foundations I (3 credits)
This course is the first of a two-course sequence that prepares the student for the Six Sigma Green Belt certification examination. Topics include introduction of Six Sigma and its vocabulary, review of business statistics focusing on hypothesis testing and multiple regression, experimental design and Analysis of Variance, statistical process control, analytic hierarchy process, discrete event simulation and other tools of Six Sigma. This course includes roughly half of the material covered on the Green Belt certification exam. Students may take this course after having taken DSS 710.
Prerequisites: DSS 220.