Welding Technology


Program of Study

We offer four options of study in our Welding Technology program.

Associate in Applied Science

The A.A.S. degree is a 64 credit-hour program. The curriculum provides students with a sound understanding of the science, technology, and applications essential for successful employment in the welding and metal industry.

Welding Diploma

This diploma is a 42 credit-hour program.

Introduction to Welding Certificate

This is a 16 credit-hour certification program.

Student welding a large dinosaur skeleton.

Welding Certificate

This certificate is an 18 credit-hour program.


We invite you to meet and learn more about our Welding Technology faculty.

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Jared Jaynes

Program Coordinator
E-mail: jjaynes@wpcc.edu
Phone: 828.448.3553
Office: Breeden Hall, Room 30 [map]

Michael Daniels headshot.

Michael Daniels

Dean, Applied Technologies
E-mail: mdaniels@wpcc.edu
Phone: 828.448.3564
Office: Carr Hall, Room 140 [map]

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Our Location

Breeden Hall
1001 Burkemont
Morganton, NC 28655