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Lean Six Sigma

Rice University has partnered with the International Institute for Learning Inc. (IIL), a leading provider of training and course development in Lean Six Sigma, to bring you an online continuing education certification program. The online format allows you to train when you want and where you want — at your own pace.

Lean Six Sigma Yellow Belt Certification Program 

(The Fundamentals of Lean Six Sigma) Entry level certification of foundational concepts and techniques within Lean Six Sigma. This highly sought after skill-set starts with a prevention-oriented mindset. Through process improvement and management by fact, participants will learn ways to quickly remove non-value added costs and improve customer satisfaction. 



Yellow Belt Certification Requirements:

  • IIL Course Attendance
  • IIL Lean Six Sigma Yellow Belt Exam (online)
  • 30 multiple choice questions taken within 30 days of course completion - 70% passing score

Employees of Rice University are eligible for tuition discounts. Contact George Zombakis at zombakis@rice.edu or 713-348-6101 for more information.