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Welding Technology

Associate in Applied Science (Career Program) - 63 Credit Hours

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Program Information/Mission:

The mission of the Welding Technology Associate in Applied Science degree program is to prepare students with skill and knowledge to develop welding processes, troubleshoot equipment, part and quality problems as welding engineering technicians for industry.  

Recommended Course Sequence:

Fall Semester 1:
WLDTR 111; WLDTR 112; ENGL 110; MECTK 110; WLDTR 121; WLDTR 122; MECTK 138

Spring Semester 1:
WLDTR 123; ENGL 201; MATH 130; WLDTR 212; COMM 110 or COMM 113; WLDTR 225; MECTK 106

Fall Semester 2:
WLDTR 226; WLDTR 227; WLDTR 210; PHYS 112; MECTK 232; Social Science; Technical Elective

Spring Semester 2:
WLDTR 230; WLDTR 240; WLDTR 118; Elective/Internship; BUS 200


Course Information:
Required General Education Courses
CourseNameCredit
ENGL 110COMPOSITION I 3
ENGL 201TECHNICAL COMMUNICATIONS 3
SOCIAL SCIENCE *3
MATH 130TECHNICAL ALGEBRA AND TRIGONOMETRY 5
PHYS 112TECHNICAL PHYSICS I 4
COMM 110COMMUNICATION: PROCESS AND PRACTICE 3
or
COMM 113BUSINESS AND PROFESSIONAL SPEAKING 3
Required Program Courses
CourseNameCredit
BUS 200HUMAN RELATIONS IN BUSINESS 3
MECTK 106BASIC DRAFTING 2
MECTK 110INTRODUCTION TO THE TOOLS OF TECHNOLOGY 3
MECTK 138MANUFACTURING PROCESSES I 3
MECTK 232MATERIALS SCIENCE AND PHYSICAL METALLURGY 3
WLDTR 111WELDING BLUEPRINT READING 3
WLDTR 112WELDING THEORY I 1
WLDTR 118MAINTENANCE WELDING 2
WLDTR 121STICK WELDING I 1
WLDTR 122STICK WELDING II 1
WLDTR 123STICK WELDING III 1
WLDTR 210WELDING EQUIPMENT MAINTENANCE AND OPERATION 3
WLDTR 212WELDING THEORY II 1
WLDTR 225SEMI-AUTOMATIC ARC WELDING 1
WLDTR 226GAS TUNGSTEN ARC WELDING 1
WLDTR 227ADVANCED INDUSTRIAL SEMI-AUTOMATIC ARC WELDING (GMAW) 1
WLDTR 230WELD TESTING 3
WLDTR 240ADVANCED WELDING 3
Elective Courses
CourseNameCredit
ELECTIVE/INTERNSHIP 3 to 4
TECHNICAL ELECTIVE 3

* See specific requirements for Associate in Applied Science Degree.

For Program Information Contact:
Agricultural and Industrial Technologies Department
AIT Building, Rm. 118
(309) 694-5510 or (309) 694-5171