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The Office of Professional Development in the College of Engineering and Computer Science is dedicated to enriching the professional landscape on a personal and holistic level through innovative approaches to the professional development of engineers, computer scientists, and managers. It accomplishes this mission by offering salient educational opportunities that enrich the professional lives of those who take them and the organizations they serve.

If you or your employees would benefit from additional skills in engineering, computer science, business and management contact us today.

Scheduled Courses


Title Date Duration Location Price  
WSU Entrepreneurial Series: How to Write a Business Plan March 10 3 hours WSU $239 More Info

When: March 10
Location: Wright State University 3640 Colonel Glenn Hwy Dayton, OH
Room: Russ 154
Time: 6:30 p.m.-9:30 p.m.

Taught by Robert J. Bowman from Bowman Capital advisors, this short course walks you through the business plan process. Topics include:
• Business plan concepts
• Strategic planning
• Sustainable competitive advantage
• Raising capital
• Conducting industry research
• Marketing your plan
• Approaching investors
• Likely investor

Lean Six Sigma Black Belt March 16 - 20 5 Days WSU $3,995 More Info

When: March 16-20
Location: Wright State University 3640 Colonel Glenn Hwy Dayton, OH
Room: Emerald Room (010), Student Union
Time: 8:30 a.m. - 4:30 p.m

The Lean Six Sigma Black Belt course covers the knowledge needed to lead a Lean Six Sigma Black Belt process improvement project team or work with a Champion Team in identifying opportunities for improvement within an organization. The course includes pre-work and in-class and post-class learning of the Six Sigma Body of Knowledge. Instructors take students through a Lean Six Sigma process improvement project utilizing the DMAIC roadmap, concepts and tools needed to lead successful black belt projects.

Lean Six Sigma Green Belt March 23,25,26,30 April 1,2 6 Nights WSU $2,795 More Info

When:March 23,25,26,30 April 1,2
Location: Wright State University 3640 Colonel Glenn Hwy Dayton, OH
Room: Pioneer Room (107), Student Union
Time:6:30 p.m. - 9:30 p.m

The Lean Six Sigma Green Belt is a course covering the knowledge needed to participate as a Lean Six Sigma Green Belt on a process improvement project team or to lead a Green Belt process improvement project. The blended learning environment will incorporate in-class and self-directed learning as well as project work. Students receive an introduction to the Lean Six Sigma Business Management methodology and the role of a Green Belt project team member and Green Belt level project leader. This course works through a Lean Six Sigma process improvement project utilizing the DMAIC roadmap, concepts, and tools needed to participate in and lead Green Belt projects.

Project Management Bootcamp April 20-25 5 Days WSU $1200 More Info

When:April 20-25
Location: Wright State University 3640 Colonel Glenn Hwy Dayton, OH (University Park Building #3855)
Room:Room 105
Time:8:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m

Project Management Boot camp is an intense week long class that focuses on preparing you for the rigorous PMP exam as well as filling your mandatory 35 professional development units (PDUs). Students will learn each PMBOK® knowledge area, and become familiar with the makeup and format of the PMP exam by answering multiple choice questions within each lesson and get one-on-one contact with your teacher to explain the rationale behind each answer.

Lean Six Sigma Black Belt May 11 - 15 5 days WSU $3,995 More Info

When: May 11 - 15
Location: Wright State University 3640 Colonel Glenn Hwy Dayton, OH
Room: Explorer Room (103), Student Union
Time:8:30 a.m. - 4:30 p.m