Welding Technology

Student welding using an mig welder

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 provide the student with industry-standard skills developed through classroom training and practical application.


Title Credential Credit Hours Link to program details
Welding Technology A.A.S. Degree 69 ‌‌
Welding Technology Diploma Diploma 38 ‌‌
Basic Welding Certificate I Certificate 16 ‌‌
Robotic Welding Certificate Certificate 18 ‌‌

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