Advanced Manufacturing Welding Courses

Award: Diploma
Required number of credits: 48
Program Start: Fall

2018–2019 Suggested Sequence of Study

The following suggested sequence of study is for new full-time students starting the program in the academic year listed.

When registering for classes refer to your Program Evaluation/Degree Audit to see your specific program requirements and ensure proper registration.

Courses and course cost calculations are subject to change.

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Semester 1
MAT-772 Applied Math -OR- 3 Non-transfer general education course $561.00
MAT-110 Math for Liberal Arts Prerequisite and/or corequisite required. See course description for more details. -OR- Course offered online Course offered in the evening after 5:00pm 3 General education course $561.00
MAT-156 Statistics Prerequisite and/or corequisite required. See course description for more details. -OR- Course offered online Course offered in the evening after 5:00pm 3 General education course $561.00
Math Elective 3
WEL-228 Introduction to Welding, Safety, and Health of Welders: SENSE1 Course meets the first 8 weeks of the semester. 1 $187.00
WEL-233 Print Reading and Welding Symbol Interpretation: SENSE1 Course meets the first 8 weeks of the semester. 3 $561.00
WEL-245 Gas Metal Arc Welding Spray Transfer: SENSE1 Prerequisite and/or corequisite required. See course description for more details. Course meets the second 8 weeks of the semester. 2 $374.00
WEL-262 Thermal Cutting Processes I - Manual and Mechanized OxyFuel Cutting: SENSE1 Prerequisite and/or corequisite required. See course description for more details. Course meets the second 8 weeks of the semester. 2 $374.00
WEL-263 Thermal Cutting Processes II - Plasma and Carbon Steel Arc: SENSE1 Prerequisite and/or corequisite required. See course description for more details. Course meets the second 8 weeks of the semester. 2 $374.00
WEL-274 Shielded Metal Arc Welding I: SENSE1 Prerequisite and/or corequisite required. See course description for more details. Course meets the first 8 weeks of the semester. 3 $961.00
WEL-345 GMAW Developmental II Prerequisite and/or corequisite required. See course description for more details. Course meets the second 8 weeks of the semester. 2 $374.00
WEL-374 SMAW Developmental I Prerequisite and/or corequisite required. See course description for more details. Course meets the first 8 weeks of the semester. 2 $374.00
Total Credits 20

Semester 2
PSY-102 Human and Work Relations -OR- 3 Non-transfer general education course $561.00
PSY-111 Introduction to Psychology -OR- Course offered online Course offered in the evening after 5:00pm 3 General education course $561.00
SOC-110 Introduction to Sociology Course offered online Course offered in the evening after 5:00pm 3 General education course $561.00
WEL-244 Gas Metal Arc Welding Short Circuit Transfer: SENSE1 Prerequisite and/or corequisite required. See course description for more details. Course meets the first 8 weeks of the semester. 2 $374.00
WEL-275 Shielded Metal Arc Welding II: SENSE1 Prerequisite and/or corequisite required. See course description for more details. Course meets the second 8 weeks of the semester. 3 $561.00
WEL-280 Flux Cored Arc Welding (Self-Shielded): SENSE1 Prerequisite and/or corequisite required. See course description for more details. Course meets the first 8 weeks of the semester. 2 $374.00
WEL-281 Flux Cored Arc Welding (Gas-Shielded): SENSE1 Prerequisite and/or corequisite required. See course description for more details. Course meets the first 8 weeks of the semester. 2 $374.00
WEL-344 GMAW Developmental I Prerequisite and/or corequisite required. See course description for more details. Course meets the first 8 weeks of the semester. 2 $374.00
WEL-375 SMAW Developmental II Prerequisite and/or corequisite required. See course description for more details. Course meets the second 8 weeks of the semester. 2 $374.00
Total Credits 16

Semester 3
SPC-101 Fundamentals of Oral Communication Course offered online Course offered in the evening after 5:00pm 3 General education course $561.00
WEL-251 Gas Tungsten Arc Welding for Carbon Steel: SENSE1 Prerequisite and/or corequisite required. See course description for more details. Course meets the first 8 weeks of the semester. 2 $374.00
WEL-252 Gas Tungsten Arc Welding for Aluminum: SENSE1 Prerequisite and/or corequisite required. See course description for more details. Course meets the first 8 weeks of the semester. 1 $187.00
WEL-253 Gas Tungsten Arc Welding for Austenitic Stainless Steel: SENSE1 Prerequisite and/or corequisite required. See course description for more details. Course meets the first 8 weeks of the semester. 1 $187.00
WEL-254 Welding Inspection and Testing Principles: SENSE1 Prerequisite and/or corequisite required. See course description for more details. Course meets the second 8 weeks of the semester. 1 $187.00
WEL-303 Pipe Welding SMAW Prerequisite and/or corequisite required. See course description for more details. Course meets the second 8 weeks of the semester. 3 $561.00
WEL-353 GTAW Developmental Prerequisite and/or corequisite required. See course description for more details. Course meets the first 8 weeks of the semester. 1 $187.00
Total Credits 12

Math Electives
MAT-102 Intermediate Algebra Prerequisite and/or corequisite required. See course description for more details. 4 General education course $748.00
MAT-122 College Algebra Prerequisite and/or corequisite required. See course description for more details. 5 General education course $935.00
MAT-128 Precalculus Prerequisite and/or corequisite required. See course description for more details. 4 General education course $748.00
MAT-134 Trigonometry and Analytic Geometry Prerequisite and/or corequisite required. See course description for more details. 3 General education course $561.00
MAT-210 Calculus I Prerequisite and/or corequisite required. See course description for more details. 4 General education course $748.00
MAT-216 Calculus II Prerequisite and/or corequisite required. See course description for more details. 4 General education course $748.00
MAT-219 Calculus III Prerequisite and/or corequisite required. See course description for more details. 4 General education course $748.00

Course Cost Calculation

Resident tuition and fees x course credits + course fee if applicable.

The course cost calculation does not include:

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