Welding Technology

Associate of Applied Science Degree. Certificate.

About the program:

Welding is the most common way of permanently joining metal parts. Heat is applied to the pieces to be joined, melting and fusing them to form a permanent bond. Because of its strength, welding is used to construct and repair ships, automobiles, spacecraft, and thousands of other manufactured products, and to join beams when constructing bridges, buildings and other structures. Starting pay for graduates is up to $24 per hour in the East Texas area.

Course information:



Jose Landin from Longview High School earned the top prize April 12 at the fourth annual High School Welding Contest at Kilgore College. The contest, sponsored by the KC Welding Technology... Read Article

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For information about Welding:

Cody Edwards, CWI/CWE
Program Director, Instructor
(903) 983-8162
Whitten Applied Tech. Center (WHITN), 115
Evan Radulescu
Instructor, Welding
(903) 988-7459
Whitten Applied Tech. Center (WHITN)
Mary Martin
Professional Support Assistant
Public Services & Industrial Technologies
(903) 983-8131
Whitten Applied Tech. Center (WHITN), 114
D'Wayne Shaw
Public Services and Industrial Technologies
(903) 983-8130
Whitten Applied Tech. Center (WHITN), 114