May 25, 2022  
2021-2022 College Catalog 
    
2021-2022 College Catalog

Welding Technology


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(Jackson County Campus, Perkinston Campus, George County Center - Excelerated)

(West Harrison County Center and Advanced Manufacturing and Technology Center)

The Welding Technology curriculum is designed to prepare the student for entry-level employment in the field of welding and cutting.

The welding competencies required in this curriculum were developed to coincide with the Guide of Training and Qualification.

Welding Personnel: Entry-Level Welders (AWS EG2.10-95) and Specification for Qualification and Certification for Entry Level Welders (AWS QC 10-95).

This program leads to an Associate of Applied Science Degree and is preparatory for employment upon graduation from MGCCC. Where a transfer to four-year college or university is desired, a conference should be scheduled with a MGCCC advisor.

All students completing a career or technical program must complete a MGCCC Board- approved Technical Skills Attainment where applicable. Students should see an advisor for further details.

Welding Certificate


Total Credits: 38


Welding Diploma


Semester Three

Total Credits: 7


Total Clock Hours: 1,140


Associate of Applied Science Degree


Semester Four

  • ENG 1113 /1114  - English Composition I or ENG 1033  - Technical English Credit(s): 3/4
  • Credit(s): 3
  • Math/Natural Science Elective Credit(s): 3/4*
  • Social/Behavioral Science Elective Credit(s): 3
  • Humanities/Fine Arts Elective Credit(s): 3

Total Credits: 15/17


Note:


Please refer to "The Credit by Non-Traditional Means " section of this catalog regarding stipulations for receiving articulated credit.

*MAT 1033 , MAT 1313  or Higher or Any Lab Science.

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