The Welding Technology curriculum provides students with a sound understanding of the science, technology, and applications essential for successful employment in the welding and metalworking industry. Instruction includes consumable and non-consumable electrode welding and cutting processes. Courses may include math, print reading, metallurgy, welding inspection, and destructive and non-destructive testing providing the student with industry-standard skills developed through classroom training and practical application. 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.

Required Developmental Courses


ENG 002

Credits: 3

MAT 003

Credits: 3

ENG 011

Credits: 2

MAT 021

Credits: 2

MAT 043

Credits: 2

MAT 071

Credits: 2

Semester 1


ACA-115

Credits: 1

WLD-110

Credits: 2

WLD-115

Credits: 5

WLD-131

Credits: 4

WLD-141

Credits: 3

*Credits are based on the course(s) selected

Semester 2


CIS-110

Credits: 3

WLD-116

Credits: 4

WLD-121

Credits: 3

WLD-132

Credits: 3

WLD-151

Credits: 4

*Credits are based on the course(s) selected

Semester 3


ENG-111

Credits: 3

WLD-261

Credits: 2

*Credits are based on the course(s) selected

Semester 4


DFT 119

Credits: 2

HUM-115

Credits: 3

ISC-112

Credits: 2

WLD 215

Credits: 4

Mathematics Choice

*

*Credits are based on the course(s) selected

Semester 5


BPR-130

Credits: 3

BUS-230

Credits: 3

POL-120

Credits: 3

WLD-231

Credits: 3

Communication Choice

*

Work-Based Learning Choice

*

*Credits are based on the course(s) selected