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2022-2023 Catalog

Welding: Fabrication Technology AAS Degree


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Schoolcraft program code #AAS.00082

There is an ever-increasing need for persons today that possess skills, both in welding and metallurgy. Materials of industry and new technology require highly skilled persons that understand material sciences, metallurgy, and the joining processes used to produce optimum quality fabrications. The quality conscience industry of today demands certified people that can perform tasks from the simplest, to more complex technical applications. The courses selected in this program will give the student the required skills needed to perform, both hands-on and analytical tasks required by modern industrial technology.

Students who satisfactorily complete all college and program requirements qualify for an associate in applied science degree. Students seeking transfer to a baccalaureate program should request transfer guides provided by the department.

Exams will also be provided on an individual basis. Not all courses are offered each semester. Students should work with an academic advisor to develop a schedule that will work for them. Students planning to transfer should check the transfer institution’s requirements/guides or discuss their options with an academic advisor. Number of credits may vary depending on the course selection.

Sample Schedule of Courses


First Year


English Communication - Credits: 3

Select first General Education English Communication  course.

Total Credits: 15

Mathematics - Credits: 3-5

Select General Education Mathematics  course

English Communication - Credits: 3

Select second General Education English Communication  course.

Total Credits: 14-16

Social Science - Credits: 3-4

Select General Education Social Science  course

Total Credits: 5-6

Second Year


Humanities - Credits: 3-4

Select General Education Humanities  course

Total Credits: 11-12

Winter Semester


Total Credits: 13-16

Spring Session


  • Exam Preparation - Select from list Credits: 3 *
Total Credits: 3

Program Total: 61-68 Credits


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