Award: Associate in Applied Science Degree
Program Location: South Omaha Campus
This degree provides basic to advanced training in the major welding processes. Students completing the program are exposed to standard welding procedures used in construction and industry as well as established safety standards and measures. A fabrication project that requires students to use their welding skills, including the reading of welding blueprints, is required. Students graduating from the Welding Technology program earn the qualification/certification of their choice, which they can transfer from job to job.
General Education: 22.5
Major Requirements: 70.0
Total credit hours required: 103.5
The following General Education courses are recommended for Welding Technology (WEAAS): Communication: ENGL 1220 ; Quantitative/Numeracy Skills: MATH 1240 ; Critical Thinking/Creativity & Social/Cultural Awareness: PSYC 1000