Manufacturing & Industrial Technology

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The welding industry continues to be a critical component of manufacturing worldwide. Employment opportunities continue to thrive, and the demand for trained welding technicians in the field continues to increase. The Manufacturing Industrial Technology program trains students to work as professionals in this field using the Gas Metal Arc Welding (MIG), Gas Tungsten Arc Welding (TIG), and/or Flux-Cored Arc Welding (FCAW) processes.

By fulfilling the program requirements, students will have gained the skills necessary for certification through the American Welding Society (AWS) Certified Welder Program and the Los Angeles Department of Building and Safety Certified Welder Examination using GMAW, GTAW, and FCAW. In addition to those conventional skills, the program will expose students to advanced automated welding techniques such as CNC plasma cutting, robotic welding, and friction stir welding.

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Required Course Units

Major Elective Units

Total Major Units Gainful Employment
Manufacturing & Industrial Technology C  30


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