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 Academic Evaluation 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.

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