Welding Technology | Casper College, Wyoming

Welding Technology

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Casper College welding program graduates can expect a rewarding career in the field of welding and joining.

You will learn several different arc and gas welding processes, and join various types of metal while perfecting hand skills. In addition, Casper College emphasizes safe practice and proper maintenance on all equipment.

Course topics include:

  • Welding process and theory
  • Blueprint understanding
  • Welding symbol identification
  • Industry codes and standards

Through hands-on job-related simulations, you will practice the latest techniques in:

  • Gas Tungsten Arc Welding (GTAW)
  • Shielded Metal Arc Welding (SMAW)
  • Gas Metal Arc Welding (GMAW)
  • Flux Cored Arc Welding (FCAW)
  • Automated submerged arc welding
  • Plasma applications

Instructors at Casper College have experience in industry welding operations and welding inspection across the United States. They are also certified through the American Welding Society and receive ongoing training to stay up-to-date in industry standards.

At Casper College, you will receive:

  • Positive support
  • Professional skill development
  • Job placement help

Degree and certificate info

For requirements and more information about this program, view its listing in the academic catalog:

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Academic Assistant, School of Business and Industry
Office: BU 103
Department Chair;
Welding Instructor
Office: WT 129C
Dean, School of Business and Industry
Office: BU 103

Gainful Employment Disclosure

Program Name: Welding Certificate

This program is designed to be completed in 14 months.

This program will cost $5,250 if completed within normal time.  There may be additional costs for living expenses. These costs were accurate at the time of posting, but may have changed.  

Of the students who completed this program within normal time, the typical graduate leaves with $ 990.00 of debt.  {The median cumulative amount of debt for all Title IV students including private, institutional, and Federal student debt for students who received Title IV aid at any point for attendance in the program.}  

The following States do not have licensure requirements for this profession: Alabama, Alaska, American Samoa, Arkansas, California, Colorado, Connecticut, Delaware, District of Columbia, Federal States of Micronesia, Florida, Georgia, Guam, Hawaii, Idaho, Illinois, Indiana, Iowa, Kansas, Kentucky, Louisiana, Maine, Marshall Islands, Maryland, Massachusetts, Michigan, Minnesota, Mississippi, Missouri, Montana, Nebraska, Nevada, New Hampshire, New Jersey, New Mexico, New York, North Carolina, North Dakota, Northern Marianas, Ohio, Oklahoma, Oregon, Palau, Pennsylvania, Puerto Rico, Rhode Island, South Carolina, South Dakota, Tennessee, Texas, Utah, Vermont, Virgin Islands, Virginia, Washington, West Virginia, Wisconsin, Wyoming

For more information about graduation rates, loan repayment rates, and post-enrollment earnings about this institution and other postsecondary institutions please click here: https://collegescorecard.ed.gov/