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Welding Technology


Our Welding Technology program is a demanding two-semester preparation for a career in one of the most important skill professions today. The program structure allows you to complete required courses by attending both a fall and spring semester so that you can enter the workforce with a valuable and legitimate college credential in the quickest time possible.

As our graduates have found, welding is a evolving high-tech industry that can take you all over the world. From ladders to aircraft carriers, from NASCAR to national defense, and from the laboratory to sales and repair, the diverse and demanding welding industry impacts virtually every industry.

And the profession is growing – new ways are being developed to bond similar materials and new alloys and other new technologies and techniques all point to an increasing need for highly trained and skilled workers.

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Why Pursue a Welding Technology Degree at Montana Tech?

  • Talented instructors provide personal instruction using industry-leading tools and equipment in skills-relevant facilities.
  • At two semesters, Welding Technology moves you along to certification and a job as quickly as possible.
  • You’ll learn all the skills you need to pass the AWS Qualification test. Courses include blueprint reading; shielded metal, gas metal, gas tungsten, and flux core arc welding; applied metallurgy, and design and fabrication.
  • You’ll develop outstanding techniques to better prepare you for this growing and changing high-demand field.
  • Affordable tuition for a focused range of courses is a smart investment.

Dennis Noel, welding instructorDennis Noel

Welding Instructor

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Jim LeProwse, welding instructorJim LeProwse

Welding Instructor

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