Welding Technology - Associate of Applied Science

60 credits

The Associate of Applied Science in Welding Technology teaches students how to set up and use various types of welding equipment. Students also will learn how to weld pipe and plate in various positions: flat, horizontal, vertical, and overhead.

(See also Welding Technology Certificate)

General Education Requirements
Area I: Communications
ENGL 111GRhetoric and Composition4
ENGL 203GBusiness and Professional Communication3
or ENGL 218G Technical and Scientific Communication
COMM 253GPublic Speaking3
or COMM 265G Principles of Human Communication
Area II: Mathematics
MATH 120Intermediate Algebra3
or OETS 118 Mathematics for Technicians
Area IV: Social/Behavioral Science
PSY 201GIntroduction to Psychology3
or SOC 101G Introductory Sociology
Welding Technology Core
WELD 100Structural Welding I6
WELD 105Introduction to Welding3
or AUTO 105 Welding
WELD 110Blueprint Reading (Welding)3
WELD 115Structural Welding II6
WELD 120Basic Metallurgy3
WELD 125Introduction to Pipe Welding3
WELD 130Introduction to GMAW MIG)3
WELD 140Introduction to GTAW TIG)3
WELD 211Welder Qualification6
Other Course Requirements
COLL 101College/Life Success3
or OECS 105 Introduction to Information Technology
DRFT 114Introduction to Solid Modeling3
or DRFT 109 Computer Drafting Fundamentals
Other Courses Electives
Select minimum credits to bring total to 60 credits from the following:2
OECS/ CS electives
Cooperative Experience I1-6
Total Credits60