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Welding Engineering Technology

Advanced Certificate

Program Overview

The welding certificate program combines specialized welding training with related technical courses to give you the training you need to get started in the field.

You can continue your education and get an associate's degree, or get the credits to transfer and get a bachelor's.

Earning Potential

With job growth on the rise and demand expected over the next 10 years, welding is a good career path in the Great Lakes Bay Region.

In this field, it is estimated you could earn $68,300 a year.

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Likely Careers

  • Boilermaker
  • Fabrication Welder
  • Millwright Welder
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About Delta's Program

One of the very best things about Delta College is your ability to start here and go anywhere. And, in the process save thousands of dollars. It's a smart choice.

Program features:

  • Hands-on welding lab classes
  • Small class sizes
  • Welding certifications
  • Experience welding faculty
  • AWS SENSE certified program
  • Program options: certificate, associate and transfer credits
Program costs

Total credits: 43

Fee Cost
In-district tuition and fees $5,049.50
Out-district tuition and fees $8,081
Books and supplies $2,795
Additional supplies $82

*Program costs listed are estimated and are subject to change at any time. Students will receive final costs at the time of course registration each semester.

Why you should choose Delta


Life is busy. But that shouldn't get in the way of your education. Delta offers classes at night, on weekends and online to make taking classes and getting that degree easier. Plus, Delta has learning centers so you can take classes even closer to home.  


Free tutoring

At the Teaching Learning Center, located in the Library, we offer tutoring on a wide variety of subjects, and help with developing study and learning skills. Most tutoring is on a walk-in basis but we do have some online tutoring options.

Best of all, it's free for currently enrolled Delta students. Just another way we demonstrate our commitment to helping students succeed.


State-of-the-art technology

Technology is a big deal! 

We want to make sure our students know the latest techniques so, when you graduate, you can hit the ground running. Plus, we're nationally recognized for our technology innovations – for four years running.

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Facts & Figures


With the Michigan Transfer Agreement, 30 credits are guaranteed to transfer to any public institution in Michigan.

Associate’s salary

An associate’s degree earns you 35% more income on average.

Related Programs

Delta College offers over 150 degree, certificate and training options. Continue exploring and advancing your education with these related programs: