Welding Associate Degree

Where To Go From Here

Graduates of this program develop the knowledge, understanding and techniques needed to produce quality weldments. Students gain knowledge of various materials and an understanding of the effects that heat and stress have on welded materials. Students should develop sufficient skills for American Welding Society Certification.

Why This Degree

Students who earn an associate of applied science degree will be prepared for entry-level career opportunities in the manufacturing industry in positions such as brazing and soldering workers. Welding can be the stepping stone to continuing study at the bachelor-degree level and landing a job as a welding engineer earning $45,890 to $125,680 per year.