Welding Technology Program

The Welding Technology Program at Galveston College

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The Welding Technology Program at Galveston College is designed to provide hands-on training on the same equipment used by business and industry professionals. Students learn various welding processes including but not limited to shielded metal arc welding, gas tungsten arc welding, and gas metal arc welding.


Associate of Applied Science in Welding Technology

Multiple Processes Certificate/Level One – Entry

Basic Fitting Certificate /Level One – Advanced

Basic Qualified Welder Certificate- Level Two – Advanced


Acquire the skills and technical training to succeed in tomorrow’s job market.

85% of students who complete our workforce education program are employed or pursuing additional
education within one year of graduation.

What Sets Us Apart

  • Fully accredited, two-year community college
  • More than 3,000 students enrolled each year
  • Specialized academic, technical and professional programs
  • Developmental programs enable success for all students
  • 47 Associate (2-year) & Bachelor Degree Programs / Majors
  • 23 Certificate Programs
  • Universal Access Scholarships available for qualifying
    Galveston students
  • Smaller class sizes for greater student-teacher engagement