Career Studies Certificate Programs of Study
Program Code 221-995-50
Length: One Semester
Purpose: This program is designed to meet the employment requirements of employers hiring welding to perform the Semi-Automated Welding (MIG) process. The curriculum is designed to prepare students to perform this process and to pass the welding test employers use as a part of their hiring process.
Occupational Objective: MIG welders
Admission Requirements: Students must meet the general admission requirements established by the College.
Program Requirements: The Semi-Automated Welding program is designed to prepare students to be MIG welders and includes additional coverage of blueprint reading, practice to pass employer welding tests, and soft skills.
|Course Number||Course Title||Lecture Hours||Lab Hours||Course Credits|
|WEL 117||Oxyfuel Welding and Cutting||2||3||3|
|WEL 160||Gas Metal Arc Welding||2||3||3|
|WEL 123||Shielded Metal Arc Welding||2||3||3|
|WEL 130||Inert Gas Welding||2||3||3|
Total Minimum Credits for the Career Studies Certificate in Semi-Automated Welding 12