Welding Technology

Student welding using an mig welder
A.A.S./Certificate/Diploma

Welding Technology

The Welding Technology curriculum provides students with a sound understanding of the science, technology, and applications essential for successful employment in the welding and metal industry. Instruction includes consumable and non-consumable electrode welding and cutting processes.

Welding Technology Overview

Courses in math, blueprint reading, metallurgy, welding inspection, and destructive and non-destructive testing provides the student with industry-standard skills developed through classroom training and practical application.

Programs

Title Credential Credit Hours Link to program details
Welding Technology A.A.S. Degree 72 ‌‌
Welding Technology Diploma Diploma 38 ‌‌
Basic Welding Certificate I Certificate 14 ‌‌

Career Opportunities

Successful graduates of the Welding Technology curriculum may be employed as entry-level technicians in welding and metalworking industries. Career opportunities also exist in construction, manufacturing, fabrication, sales, quality control, supervision, and welding-related self-employment.

Good to Know

George M. Keller III
Chair, Welding Technologies