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2023-2024 College Catalog 
2023-2024 College Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

Welding Technology

Location(s): Jackson County Campus, Perkinston Campus, George County Center, Advanced Manufacturing & Technology Center, West Harrison County Center

(Jackson County Campus, Perkinston Campus, George County Center, 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 an MGCCC advisor.

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

Welding Certificate

Total Credits: 30/31

Total Credits: 15

Total Clock Hours: 1,140

Associate of Applied Science Degree

Semester Four

Total Credits: 15/17


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

*MAT 1033 - Technical Mathematics , MAT 1313 - College Algebra  or Higher or Any Lab Science.