ACADEMIC PLAN: 221-995-03
CIP CODE: 48.0508
AWARD: Career Studies Certificate
LENGTH: Less than 1 Year
This career studies certificate program is designed to provide entry-level skills as a beginning welder. The welding classes are offered during both the day and evening. The program can be completed in one academic year as a full-time student or in two or three academic years as a part-time student.
Individuals are eligible for admission to CVCC if they are high school graduates or the equivalent, or if they are eighteen years of age or older and able to benefit academically from study at the community college, as demonstrated by assessment in reading, writing, and mathematics.
All students expected to complete the requirements for a degree, diploma, certificate, or career studies certificate must complete an Application for Graduation.
The Program Pathway for Welding Fundamentals CSC is a resource for students that lists the following items:
- The recommended order in which to take the program courses
- Suggested course when more than one option exists
- If the course has a prerequisite
- Courses that may lead to a certificate (if offered in the program)