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PURDUE UNIVERSITY NORTHWEST
COHORT PROGRAM

Lean Six Sigma Graduate Certificate and MS Technology in Industrial Engineering Technology

The instructor-led, online and hybrid format, lets you learn at your convenience and earn your Six Sigma for Business and Industry graduate certificate online in six months with Purdue University Northwest! Boost your career by leading teams to facilitate change and incorporating Lean Six Sigma to meet business objectives.

After completing your graduate certificate in Lean Six Sigma, transfer your credits and attend classes on-campus at PNW to earn your M.S. Technology degree in Industrial Engineering Technology in one year.

 
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ABOUT PURDUE UNIVERSITY NORTHWEST (PNW)

Purdue University Northwest is a public university with two campuses in Northwest Indiana, one in Hammond and another in Westville. It is part of the Purdue University system and offers more than 70 undergraduate and graduate degree programs to approximately 9,400 students with more than 64,000 alumni. 

PNW sits between Chicago’s skyscrapers and Lake Michigan’s sandy shores. Diverse, hardworking, and innovative, we’re where academic excellence meets real-world experience. At PNW, students from next door and students from halfway across the world come together to learn, grow, and connect.

 
 

TWO STEP PROCESS FOR AN M.S. DEGREE

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STEP 1: IN INDIA

Complete the PNW Graduate Certificate in Lean Six Sigma in India in the six months

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STEP 2: IN USA

Complete the PNW M.S. Technology in Industrial Engineering Technology program on-site in the U.S.A., in one year.

 

STEP 1: GRADUATE CERTIFICATE CURRICULUM (EARNED IN INDIA)

From optimizing product and process development to evaluating productivity, our sequence of courses will help you master process thinking to identify inputs that control ultimate output.

JULY 2022 – DECEMBER 2022

June 27, 2022 - July 1, 2022

Optional Statistics Course


July 5, 2022 - August 6, 2022

Quality and Productivity in Industry and Technology


August 22, 2022 - September 26 2022

Applied Lean Six Sigma Methodologies


October 3, 2022 - November 8 2022

Product and Process Development Optimization


November 14, 2022 - December 21 2022

Enterprise Quality Planning and Analysis

 

STEP 2: COMPLETE THE M.S. TECHNOLOGY IN INDUSTRIAL ENGINEERING TECHNOLOGY (EARNED IN THE USA)

JANUARY 2023 – DECEMBER 2023

Complete the following to earn an MS in Technology in Industrial Engineering Technology (in the USA):

Spring 2023

IT 50800 Qual & Prod Ind & Tech

IT 53500 Global Supply Chain Management

Elective


Fall 2023

IT 57100 Proj Mgmt Ind & Tech

TECH 64600 Anlys Res Ind & Tech

Elective

 

BENEFITS OF THE COHORT PROGRAM

Why should you consider it?

GREEN BELT CERTIFICATION

Upon successfully completing the graduate certificate in Lean Six Sigma, our graduates have had a 100% success rate in earning the ASQ Green Belt Certification. The Six Sigma Green Belt operates in support of or under the supervision of a Six Sigma Black Belt, analyzes and solves quality problems and is involved in quality improvement projects. A Green Belt is someone with at least three years of work experience who wants to demonstrate his or her knowledge of Six Sigma tools and processes.

BUILT FOR WORKING PROFESSIONALS

Whether you are an entry level employee who seeks to improve your world or an executive champion who requires an overview of Six Sigma and define, measure, analyze, improve and control model (DMAIC), the program is built just for you! The program allows students pursue an advanced degree in a focus technology discipline, with the flexibility to pursue interdisciplinary interests and develop leadership skills based on ethics and an understanding of global issues affecting technology.

STEM-DESIGNATED PROGRAM AND 3-YEAR OPT

The MS Business Analytics degree is a STEM-designated program. That means, after completing your second year in the US and earning your MS degree, you can apply for your OPT (work permit while on a student visa) for a total duration of three years. This gives students the option to develop valuable experience of working in the United States.

COST OF EARNING A DEGREE

The average cost of earning an MS degree in the United States (not including the cost of living) is around Rs.25-30 lakhs. The Cohort Program is designed to make the MS program affordable and available to more students.

 

PROGRAM COST

FIRST YEAR FEES

GRADUATE CERTIFICATE IN INDIA

Regular Rate: INR 8.8 lakhs

After Scholarship: INR 4.3 lakhs

SECOND YEAR FEES

M.S. TECHNOLOGY IN USA

Cohort Rate: INR 11 lakhs

TUITION FEES

TOTAL COST FOR AN M.S. DEGREE

Regular Rate: INR 23 lakhs

Cohort Rate: INR 15.3 lakhs

 
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WOULD YOU LIKE TO KNOW MORE?

If you are interested in learning more about the Cohort Program, please fill out the form below and someone from our team will contact you shortly.

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CONTACT US

Registered Office:

16192 Coastal Highway, Lewes, Delaware 19958, United States


India Operations Office:

2nd Floor, 10 Skyview, South Tower
Sy. No. 83/1, Madhapur, Hyderabad 500081, India

USA +1 (417) 450‑9217

INDIA +91 99128 81199

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