Students will learn the science and language of welding and engineering to span the gap between design and manufacturing as they learn and apply ethical principles in industry and business settings.
Students will apply practical knowledge of mathematics, science, engineering, and technology to engineering technology problems. They will gain an understanding of the tools and methods used for measuring
Students will learn to select and execute the correct welding process for a given application. They will gain the knowledge and skills they need in order to accurately interpret and apply welding inspection procedures and code standards. Students will be able to demonstrate extensive practical experiences with a variety of manufacturing processes and advanced manufacturing technologies.
Graduates with a degree in Welding Engineering Technology have a wide array of rewarding careers before them. Check out some of the top careers students get with this degree or explore more career options in I-Plan.
Highlighted Career Paths
The manufacturing engineer on a project works to improve manufacturing efficiency, costs, product quality, and worker safety. They also analyze current methods, new methods/technologies, and cost reduction activities in selected areas.
A welding engineer has a variety of responsibilities. They develop welding techniques, procedures and equipment. These individuals often research and improve the welding processes being used. They establish welding procedures, specifications and codes. Welding engineers direct technical personnel on inspection/training.
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Getting started in this degree
If you want to get a taste for Welding Engineering Technology, start with one of the following degree-specific courses:
For a full listing of all courses required for this degree, refer to the course catalog.