Learn the fundamentals of welding and joining operations, quality assurance, welding design, robotic welding, CNC plasma cutting, non-destructive testing, and more.
Small classes enable our experienced faculty to give each student the personal attention necessary to optimize his or her learning experience.
"I am most impressed with Penn College's small class sizes. I am never herded into an auditorium with three hundred other students."
Westley Smith, 2009, Welding & Fabrication Engineering Technology
The median annual wage for welders, cutters, solderers, and brazers in May 2017. (source)
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Other Welding & Metal Fabrication Information
- Industrial, Computing & Engineering Technologies information sheet
- Welding Program Review Executive Summary
Penn College offers American Welding Society (AWS) certification testing.
Welding Expansion Project
Pennsylvania College of Technology’s welding program is expanding as a result of a multi-million dollar federal grant from the Economic Development Administration of the U.S. Department of Commerce.