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Lean Manufacturing

Kettering University

M.Sc. Online
18 months
Duration
890 USD/credit
890 USD/credit
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About

Kettering University’s Online Master of Science in Lean Manufacturing emphasizes mechanical engineering and practical application of theory and is the only program of its kind. 

Overview

What better place to learn modern manufacturing process knowledge and Lean Six Sigma skills than the university that taught the brightest minds in automotive manufacturing? Kettering University Online’s Lean Manufacturing master’s degree was developed in collaboration with General Motors to give you the skills you need to improve quality output, streamline processes and reduce waste. 

What kind of jobs can I look for after I have my degree?

A M.Sc. in Lean Manufacturing is applicable in many fields. What you do with your degree has a lot to do with your personal and professional goals, and motivation. Today, nearly every business you can think of is finding ways to reduce waste, have fewer errors, higher quality and do all of it with fewer resources. It is easy to see how a degree focusing on Lean and Six Sigma can make a difference for you and for the organization where you work.

Programme Structure

What will I study?

In the KUO lean master’s program, you are challenged with how to apply Lean concepts and Six Sigma to real world problems you encounter every day. You use challenges from your current organization, apply the tools and techniques you learn and have the chance to test drive the applications before you take them to your organization.

This program may be called “manufacturing” but you go far beyond manufacturing to learn concepts that can be applied to any industry including healthcare, logistics, supply chain, retail, business, military etc.

Key information

Duration

  • Part-time
    • 18 months

Start dates & application deadlines

You can apply for and start this programme anytime.
More details
  • Start date : Fall, Winter or Summer .
  • Kettering University Online has eight starts a year.

Language

English
IELTS or TOEFL needed

Delivered

Online

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA Your GPA, or Grade Point Average, is a number that indicates how well or how high you scored in your courses on average. Usually a GPA scales between 1.0 and 4.0, however different countries and universities can have different grading systems.
2.5 (required)
GRE admission requirements GRE® The GRE® General Test is a widely administered admissions test that measures the skills needed in today's graduate and business school programs worldwide. It contains three sections - Verbal Reasoning, Quantitative Reasoning, and Analytical Writing. Three scores are reported: a Verbal Reasoning score on a 130 - 170 score scale in one-point increments, a Quantitative Reasoning score on a 130 - 170 score scale in one-point increments, and an Analytical Writing score on a 0 - 6 score scale in half-point increments.
GMAT admission requirements GMAT The Graduate Management Admission Test (GMAT) is a test intended to assess certain analytical, writing, quantitative, verbal, and reading skills in written English for use in admission to a graduate management program, such as an MBA. GMAT contains 4 sections - Analytical Writing Assessment, Integrated Reasoning, Quantitative and Verbal. The score has a range from 200 - 800.

English requirements

IELTS admission requirements IELTS The International English Language Test System (IELTS) tests your English-language proficiency on a scale of 1 – 9. The score refers to the combined average score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading).
6 (required)
TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT The TOEFL iBT® is given online through the internet at desiganated testing site. The test measures your English-language abilities in an academic setting. The score refers to the total score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading), each subject has a range of 0 - 30.
79 (required)
PTE Academic admission requirements PTE Academic PTE Academic (Pearson Test of English Academic) is a language test that enables students to demonstrate their writing, listening, speaking, and reading skills when applying to study in English. The score refers to a total score which ranges between 10 and 90.

Other requirements

General requirements

International students are required to submit educational documentation to an evaluation service such as WES, which is a member of National Association of Credential Evaluation Services (NACES). This will be at the expense of the student. Kettering University undergraduate students need not submit their Kettering transcripts, but are required to submit transcripts from any other university.

Tuition Fee

  • International

    890 USD/credit
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 890 USD per credit and a duration of 18 months.
  • National

    890 USD/credit
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 890 USD per credit and a duration of 18 months.
  • Total tuition fee: $35,600 

Funding

Studyportals Tip: Students can search online for independent or external scholarships that can help fund their studies. Check the scholarships to see whether you are eligible to apply. Many scholarships are either merit-based or needs-based.

Getting a Student Visa

This is an online programme. You can attend from the comfort of your chair! So you don't need a student visa!

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