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2017-2018 Catalog SVC

Welding Technology, ATA


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Associate in Technical Arts Degree


Graduates of the two-year Welding Technology Associate in Technical Arts degree program (ATA) become proficient in all of the common industrial welding and cutting processes used in the boatbuilding, industrial maintenance, construction, and manufacturing, industries. Students receive advanced training in diverse topics ranging from welding metallurgy to computer-numerical-controlled (CNC) metalworking operations.

An Associate in Technical Arts degree (ATA) is awarded upon completion of a minimum of 90 credits in courses numbered 100 or above with an accumulated grade point average of 2.0. Courses must include completion of the technical major and general education requirements.

Suggested Schedule


Includes required ATA courses. Student schedule may vary based on entry point, credit load, and prerequisites. Consult with department chair or SVC counselor for scheduling options.

First Year


Second Year


Total Hours: 17

Total Hours: 14

Total Hours: 13

Note:


† Students who do not receive an appropriate test score will require additional coursework to develop necessary skills for entry into class.

Note: Students are required to supply various, protective clothing and welding consumables. A complete list can be obtained by E-Mailing Department Chair or by visiting the weld shop in Reeves Hall.

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