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Studying Welding at Weber State

Weber State’s welding emphasis prepares creative, hands-on students for well-paying careers in the manufacturing and engineering industries.

Welding Highlights

As a manufacturing engineering technology major in the welding emphasis, you’ll use state-of-the-art equipment, including a welding robot, in hands-on labs. 

You can gain practical experience in the engineering industry through internships. Some bachelor’s degree graduates with industry experience have received starting salary offers of $70,000 or more.


Ashton Hubbard

Class of 2019
“For me, the most exciting part of this program is getting the hands-on experience we need to better apply the skills we learn now when we are out fulfilling our career goals, along with having companies such as John Deere, Miller Electric and Lincoln Electric recruiting at the school.”

What You’ll LEARN at Weber

The welding emphasis covers areas in welding and manufacturing, design and structural, metallurgical, quality assurance, electrical and management.

You’ll learn how to set up welding quality systems with procedures and qualifications.

What You CAN DO After Weber

Graduates are involved in the concept, design, engineering and metallurgy of weldments, and implementation of welding processes in any manufacturing or technical industry. If you have questions, contact a WSU Career Advisor.