Successful graduates of the Welding Technology curriculum may be employed as entry-level technicians in welding and metalworking industries.
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. 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.
Successful graduates of the Welding Technology curriculum may be employed as entry-level technicians in welding and metalworking industries. Career opportunities exist in construction, manufacturing, fabrication, sales, quality control, supervision, and welding-related self-employment.
- Welding Technology, AAS
- Welding Technology Diploma
- Welding Technology High School Diploma Pathway
- Welding Technology Fabrication Certificate
- Welding Technology Fabrication Certificate High School Pathway Certificate
- Welding Technology Certificate
- Welding Technology Certificate Pathway
- Welding Technology Automated Certificate
Please see the catalog for more information about the degree option in this curriculum.
Welding Technology: Career Outlook
Department Head of Welding Technology
Phone: 828-327-7000 x4358
Office Number: WSC 1025