Welding Technology

Location: UAFS Campus

  • Two Year Program
  • 38 College Credit Hours
  • Morning & Afternoon Options
  • Earn Welding Certifications in
    ARC, MIG, TIG and Layout Fabrication



In the welding technology program, students learn basic and advanced welding in three areas (arc, tungsten inert gas, metal inert gas) and basic welding in layout and fabrication. Students must develop skills that meet the American Welding Society (AWS) certification test standards for both structural and high-pressure vessel welding. Upon successful completion of both years of the program, students may earn certificates of proficiency in ARC, TIG, and MIG.

Fall Semester 1st Year Spring Semester 1st Year Fall Semester 2nd Year Spring Semester
2nd Year
Layout & Fabrication – Sheet Metal ARC Welding - Basic MIG Welding – Basic

TIG Welding – Basic

Introduction to Welding & Blueprint Reading ARC Welding - Advanced MIG Welding - Advanced

TIG Welding - Advanced

AWS Standards Lab I AWS Standards Lab II AWS Standards Lab III

AWS Standards Lab IV

(Sample schedule only, student’s schedule may vary)