This program helps the student learn the basics of welding technology and will prepare the individual to enter the field as an entry level fabricator/welder. The program also includes a selection of academic courses providing the student a well-balanced curriculum. Program graduates may enter the workforce immediately or transfer for more advanced training.
Upon completion of the program, the student will be able to:
In addition to the above skills those students completing the AAS program will:
Careers: Welder, Welder-Fitter, Fabricator, Maintenance Welder, Mig Welder, Sub Arc Operator
Program Costs for 2013-14:
Tuition/Fees: $3,112.50 In-District; $4,275 Out-of-District; $5,685 WUE; $9,165 Out-of-State; $7,087.50 Canadian Exchange
On-Campus Room/Board: $3,700
Other: Course Fees $750
Job placement rates: Not available as these are not required by the state of Montana or the Northwest Commission on Colleges and Universities.
To protect student privacy, data on completion rates and debt incurred is not provided for those programs that had less than 10 graduates.