Introduction

Welding Technology

Program Overview

Coursework provides the student with information and skill development in a variety of welding processes. Through coursework, the student develops fundamental knowledge of metals, welding processes, safety and related equipment applications. The student learns several different arc and gas welding processes and joins various types of metal while perfecting hand skills.

Program at a glance

  • Credits 32
  • Degree Type Diploma
  • Location East Grand Forks Campus
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Career Outlook

Future career information.

The employment outlook for graduates of the Welding Technology major is very good. Graduates can expect to find year-round employment in production work, manufacturing, repair, and maintenance, as well as the construction industry. Welding skills also lend themselves to entrepreneurship, and some welders go into business for themselves. There is currently a shortage of skilled welders in all industry areas.

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