Welding

Welder
  • This 320-hour program is designed to prepare students to take the American Welding Society (AWS) Entry-Level Welder exam. Successful students must pass two guided bend tests, a workmanship test and eight written module tests. Students who successfully complete the program will receive a CiTi Certificate of Completion and AWS Entry-Level Welder Certificate.

    • SOC (Standard Occupational Classification) Code: 51-4121
    • U.S. Department of Labor: www.bls.gov/SOC
    • HEGIS Code 5308.00

    Prerequisite: Completed application and pre-assessment.

    Additional Requirements: Students must provide their own safety glasses, steel toe work boots and non-flammable clothing.

Course Information

  • Estimated Tuition: $5,825

    Completion Rate**: 68% 

    Job Placement Rate**: 75%

    Program Length: 320 hours

    Schedule: Monday-Friday, 5:30-9:30 p.m., approximately six months

    Location: Mexico Campus (179 County Rt 64) 

    Start Date: Fall

    Taught by: Barbie Jo Grey, Cameron Graham

    Average Salary*: $41,380

    *According to U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics

    **According to Council on Occupational Education 2018-2019 Statistics