Webster University's transfer credit degree program with the U.S. Navy NAVSEA Lean Six Sigma College (LSSC) course provides pre-approved graduate transfer credit for Lean Six Sigma Black Belt Course graduates to transfer up to 9 credit hours of graduate transfer credits. The credit can be applied to Masters programs in the Walker School of Business & Technology and select programs in the College of Arts and Sciences including the MS in Criminal Justice, MS in Environmental Management, MA in Gerontology, MA in Human Services, MA in International Relations, MA in Legal Studies, MA in National Security Studies, and the MS in Science Management and Leadership. Transfer work can be used as either core courses or elective courses, depending on program requirements. Some programs may accept fewer credits based on specific degree requirements.

Eligibility Requirements

  1. Completion of the LSSC Black Belt program or current equivalent program.
  2. Application and admission to one of the Webster University graduate programs listed above following prescribed admission procedures.


  1. Submission of a certified copy of the completion certificate from NAVESEA Lean Six Sigma College signed by the Director of NAVSEA and the Director of Task Force Lean that reflects passing the LSSC Black Belt program or current equivalent LSSC Black Belt program.
  2. Submission of an official transcript showing completion of a baccalaureate degree from a regionally accredited academic institution.

Transfer Credit Awarded

Pre-approved Course Substitutions: The following courses from the LSSC Black Belt program are pre-approved course substitutions. Webster University courses do not substitute to the LSSC program.


Approved Webster University Transfer Credits
(Up to a maximum of 9 credit hours)
Transfer Credit
CSSS 5990 Advanced Topics in Cybersecurity 3 Credits
Graduate Elective Course 3 Credits
Graduate Elective Course 3 Credits

Updated February 28, 2020



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