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Welding Technology: Associate in Science

To earn an Associate in Science Degree in Welding Technology, students must complete: (1) all welding technology course requirements with a minimum grade of “C” in each course; and (2) General Education Graduation Requirements with an overall GPA of 2.0.

Program Requirements

Required courses:

WELD 1500Welding Processes

3.00 Credits(s)

WELD 1510Shielded Metal Arc Welding (SMAW)

3.00 Credits(s)

WELD 1520Gas Metal Arc Welding (GMAW) and Flux Core Arc Welding (FCAW)

3.00 Credits(s)

WELD 1530Gas Tungsten Arc Welding (GTAW)

3.00 Credits(s)

WELD 1540Pipe Welding

3.00 Credits(s)

WELD 1560Blueprint Reading

3.00 Credits(s)

INTC 1100Industrial Technology Capstone

3.00 Credits(s)

Total Credit Hours: 21

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This degree does not prepare a student to transfer to a four-year college or university. However, certain courses may be transferrable to other colleges and universities. If you are interested in transferring to a four-year college or university to pursue a bachelor’s degree in this major, it is critical that you meet with a TC counselor to select and plan the courses for your major. Schools vary widely in terms of the required preparation. The courses that TC requires for an associate degree in this major may be different from the requirements needed for the bachelor’s degree.