Students will safely perform laboratory duties; perform enhanced entry-level skills in SMAW welding; and identify, interpret and apply basic blueprints and welding symbols. This program is offered at our Chester campus.

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Degree Requirements and Outcomes

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Tuition Assistance

This major is eligible for Re-Employing Virginians (REV) and G3 tuition assistance for qualified students.

Career Paths

Jobs in this field include welder, cutter, welder fitter, machine setter and operator, and reinforcing iron and Rebar worker.

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Matthew Gross
Program Head, Department of Welding