Welding

Associate in Applied Science

College Degree Requirements

Prescribed Technical Program49
General Education15
Total Credits64
Plan of Study Grid
Semester ICredits
Prescribed Technical Program Requirements  
WELD 165 Blueprint Symbols for Welding 1 3
WELD 170 Arc Welding Operations 2
WELD 173 Methods in Arc Welding Operations 4
WELD 180 Shielded Metal Arc Welding 2
WELD 183 Testing in Shielded Metal Arc Welding 4
WELD 187 Types of Non-Destructive Testing 3
 Credits18
Semester II
Prescribed Technical Program Requirements  
ENGR 101 Graphical Communication 3
WELD 110 Oxyfuel Operations 2
WELD 118 Testing OA in Welding, Brazing and Cutting 2
WELD 130 Advanced Testing in OA Welding, Brazing, Cutting 2
WELD 135 Welding Principles 2
WELD 140 Methods in GMA and FCA Welding 2
WELD 145 Advanced Methods in GMA and FCA Welding 2
WELD 150 Methods in GTA and PA Welding 2
WELD 160 Advanced Methods in GTA and PA Welding 2
 Credits19
Semester III
Prescribed Technical Program Requirements  
Select 12 credits from the following: 12
Gas Tungsten Arc Pipe Welding  
Testing in Gas Tungsten Arc Pipe Welding  
Shielded Metal Arc Pipe Wldng  
Testing in Shielded Metal Arc Pipe Welding  
Gas Metal Arc Pipe Wldng  
Testing in Gas Metal Arc Pipe Welding  
Special Projects  
Special Projects  
Cooperative Education/Internship
or Cooperative Education/Internship
 
 Credits12
 Total Credits49
General Education Courses
Arts & Humanities/Social & Behavioral Sciences
General Education Matrix (Arts & Humanities/Social & Behavioral Sciences)3
Business, Math, Science & Technology (Two areas of study)
General Education Matrix (Business, Math, Science & Technology courses)3
General Education Matrix (Business, Math, Science & Technology courses)3
Communications I
ENGL 110College Composition I (Required)3
Communications II
Select one of the following:3
College Composition II
Introduction to Professional Writing
Fundamentals of Public Speaking
Total Credit15
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Welding students may start the program in either fall or spring semester. Regardless of when program is started, ENGR 101 must be taken before WELD 165.