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Welding Dual Credit

SUMMARY

Upon completing the Grayson College Dual Credit Welding Program, students will be prepared for employment as entry-level welders. They can also continue to higher certification levels or complete the A.A.S. degree in Welding. 

CERTIFICATE

GC Combination Welder Certificate

*Students can test for AWS Sense Certificate Level 1

INSTRUCTOR

Grayson College provides the course instructor.

CURRICULUM

The curriculum is provided by Grayson College and consists of materials located in the Canvas Learning Management System and hands-on lab activities.

SCHEDULE

Students complete online coursework and required weekly hours in a laboratory setting. The welding program has an innovative open lab concept. Students may attend labs any time the lab is available during the week to complete the required hours. This flexibility allows students to participate in other activities such as athletics, band, or academic teams.

FACILITY

Classes are held online and face-to-face at the Denison or Van Alstyne campuses.

TSI REQUIREMENT

None

PREREQUISITES

None

VACCINATION REQUIREMENT

State law requires that students under the age of 22 who will attend classes on a GC campus must provide documentation of a meningococcal vaccination within the previous 5 years or a conscientious objection waiver. Students will not be enrolled without this documentation.

TUITION & FEES

$89/credit hour + applicable fees

TEXTBOOKS & SUPPLIES

purchased by student or high school partner. 

FINANCIAL AID

Full or partial tuition waivers are available for dual credit students on free or reduced lunch programs.

TYPICAL COURSE OF STUDY

Please contact course instructor for individual considerations.

Junior Year Courses

SEMESTER

COURSE

COURSE TITLE

SEM. HOURS

Fall

WLDG1421 or WLDG1430

Welding Fundamentals

4

Fall

WLDG1428

Introduction to Shielded Metal Arc Welding

4

Spring

WLDG1430 or WLDG1421

Introduction to Gas Metal Arc Welding

4

Spring

WLDG1457

Intermediate Shielded Metal Arc Welding

4

Senior Year Courses

SEMESTER

COURSE

COURSE TITLE

SEM. HOURS

Fall

WLDG1434

Introduction to gas Tungsten Arc Welding

4

Fall

WLDG2447

Advanced Gas Metal Arc Welding

4

Fall

DFTG1425

Blueprint Reading

4

Spring

WLDG2406

Intermediate Pipe Welding

4

Spring

MCHN1454

Advanced Tungsten Arc Welding

4

Total Semester Hours: 36

Questions

Director of Dual Credit CTE Programs
dualcredit@grayson.edu