Accelerated - Lean Organizations

Technical Diploma

This technical diploma is intended for current and aspiring lead persons, supervisors and managers in organizations of all types and sizes. Learners will use accelerated learning principles to acquire the skills and tools necessary to successfully manage projects, ensure quality and apply lean operation solutions. These practices will allow the organization to eliminate waste and boost performance throughout the business process. Learners within the high change fields of healthcare, information technology, agriculture, construction, manufacturing, etc. will find the course outcomes to be extremely relevant to success on the job and the activities of daily living. As an Embedded Technical Diploma, this program ladders fully into the Supervisory Management Associate Degree.

program at a Glance

Accelerated - Lean Organizations 9 Credit Technical Diploma

Formats Offered

On-Campus Availability

  • Wausau Fully Available
  • Antigo Fully Available
  • Medford Fully Available
  • Phillips Fully Available
  • Spencer Fully Available
  • Wittenberg Fully Available

Approximate Cost

$1,627 (Tuition: $1355, Books: $272)
For financial aid eligibility, please contact us.

Average Starting Salary

$41,600 Based on Economic Modeling Specialists International and employer survey data.

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program Outcomes

  • Utilize quality strategies and tactics
  • Apply effective leadership skills
  • Perform supervisory management functions to achieve organizational objectives

Course List

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Course List

Transfer Opportunities

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