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Welding Technology, associate degree

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Associate Degree: Welding Technology2 years

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Course listing for the 2022-2023 catalog year.

WLD 101Welding Processes & Applications4
WLD 102Blueprint Reading4
WLD 111Shielded Metal Arc Welding (E7024) and Oxy-acetylene Cutting4
WLD 112Shielded Metal Arc Welding: Mild Steel I (E7018)4
WLD 113Shielded Metal Arc Welding: Mild Steel II (E7018)4
WLD 114Shielded Metal Arc Welding: Mild Steel III (E6011)4
WLD 131Gas Metal Arc Welding4
WLD 132Gas Metal Arc Welding-Pulse4
WLD 141Flux-Cored Arc Welding I (Gas Shielded)4
WLD 142Flux-Cored Arc Welding II (Self Shielding)4
WLD 151SMAW Certification Practice: Unlimited Thickness Mild Steel4
WLD 152Flux Cored Arc Welding (Gas Shielded) Certification Practice4
WLD 153Flux Cored Arc Welding (Self shielding) Cert. Practice4
WLD 203Structural Steel Welding Code & Standards4
WLD 221Gas Tungsten Arc Welding Mild Steel4
WLD 222Gas Tungsten Arc Welding: Aluminum4
WLD 223Gas Tungsten Arc Welding: Stainless Steel4
WLD 260Beginning Fabrication4
WLD 263Welding Technology - Capstone4
Welding Program Electives8
General Education: 4 courses
Total Credits96

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