Industry certification, IHE Certificate of Completion, Employment, Measurable skills gain
Method of Delivery
Daytime Hours, Evening Hours
Instructional Program (CIP)
The Welding program is a combination metal welding course consisting of metal cutting, arc welding, semi-automatic (MIG) welding. Students receive instruction in practical application of welding techniques, as well as the operation and maintenance of related tools in the industry: e.g., grinders, power saws, oxygen-acetylene equipment, weld testers, etc.
Graduation requirements include passing plate welding certification given in accordance with the American Welding Society Structural Welding Code, Section D1.1, and Radiographic Examination. There will be a $30 charge for each plate certification.
Program Length (Weeks)
High School Diploma or Equivalent
WIOA Approved Program
1 Black River Drive, Paragould, Arkansas
5050 - Northeast
Name of Credential
Welding Technical Certificate
Type of financial aid offered or have access to
Contact financial aid office. VA and Pell grant eligible
Is the proposed curriculum currently certified by an accrediting agency or similar national standardization program?
Is this proposed curriculum considered a nontraditional program of training services for women?
Is this proposed curriculum considered a nontraditional program of training services for men?
$180.00 $30.00 per AWS certification student takes. They will have the opportunity to take up to 6 AWS exams during the program.
$3,210.00 $107 per credit hour
$1,350.00 Technology & Infrastructure Fee - $25.00 per credit hour Student Activity Fee - $3.00 per credit hour Student Assessment Fee - $4.00 per credit hour Student Success Fee - $2.00 per credit hour Facilities Maintenance Fee - $11.00 per credit hour Total fees per credit hour = $45.00 Total fees for program= $1350.00 *Select courses and programs have additional fees assessed. *Fees are subject to change.
$6,420.00 $214 per credit hour
Supplies/Materials/Hand Tools (not included in tuition)
Total In-State Program Cost
Total Out-of-State Program Cost