Welding & 制造工程技术


About this program

全球各行各业都有工作机会, a degree in welding and fabrication will take you where you want to go. At Penn College, you’ll get hands-on training in specialized learning labs. Work alongside passionate and experienced instructors to hone in-demand technical skills in this ABET-accredited program. And learn everything from techniques and methods to problem solving skills.

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Overall Placement


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Hired BEFORE Graduation


  • Welding engineer
  • Designer engineer
  • Automation engineer

At Penn College, we believe your educational experience should go beyond specialized skills. Real-world ready means taking a broader approach that builds communication skills, inspires collaboration, and encourages 探索艺术、历史和科学.

​​Specialization requires in-depth knowledge and high-level proficiency. Students learn and 运用专业特有的概念、技能和方法.

  • Flux Cored I (WEL132)
  • Shielded Metal Arc I (WEL114)
  • Flux Cored II (WEL136)
  • Shielded Metal Arc II (WEL116)
  • Gas Metal Arc I (WEL120)
  • Gas Tungsten Arc I (WEL123)
  • Gas Metal Arc II (WEL124)
  • Gas Tungsten Arc II (WEL129)
  • Welding Blueprint & Layout (WEL102)
  • 先进半自动工艺I (WEL211)
  • 屏蔽金属电弧III (WEL221)
  • 先进半自动工艺II (WEL212)
  • Shielded Metal Arc V (WEL223)
  • Basic CNC Programming (WEL240)
  • Gas Tungsten Arc III (WEL215)
  • 保护金属电弧IV/管道焊接(WEL225)
  • Gas Tungsten Arc IV (WEL220)
  • 保护金属电弧VI/管道焊接(WEL227)
  • Welding Blueprint & Layout II (WEL252)
  • 无损检测I (QAL241)
  • 冶金学概论(MSC106)
  • Robotic Welding (WEL249)
  • Parametric Modeling & 焊工的有限元分析应用(DSG328)
  • 工业计划支援系统(WEL401)
  • Design Statics & 材料强度(DSG323)
  • 先进高能量密度工艺(WEL302)
  • NDT Quality Assurance (QAL301)
  • 工业焊接设计(WEL410)
  • Fabrication of Alloys (WEL400)
  • Engineering Ethics & Legal Issues (MET321)
  • Welding Codes & Procedures (WEL420)
  • Welding Internship (WEL495)

​Perspectives are points of view, offering a variety of ways of understanding, interacting, and influencing the world. Students identify, explain, and utilize the approaches used by academics and professionals to study, analyze, or understand problems, and offer solutions.

  • College Physics I (PHS115)
  • Core Global & 文化多样性视角(CDP)
  • 核心社会科学视角(SSP)
  • 核心历史透视(HIP)
  • Core Arts Perspective (ARP)

​​Foundations are the practical, intellectual, and social skills: communication, collaboration, critical and ethical thinking, quantitative thinking, and technological literacy that are crucial to every student at every stage of education and at every stage of life.

  • Information, Technology & Society (CSC124)
  • College Algebra & Trigonometry I (MTH181)
  • English Composition I (ENL111)
  • College Algebra & Trigonometry II (MTH183)
  • Technical & 专业沟通(ENL201)
  • Applied Calculus (MTH230) or
  • Calculus I (MTH240)
  • Speech Elective (SPC)
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Sculpting Success

Follow along as welding student Erin Beaver crafts an amazing entry for the 2019 SkillsUSA welding sculpture competition.

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Tour Schedule

Seeing is believing.

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Saturday, February 24 8:30 AM - 3 PM

Apr 7


Sunday, April 7 8:30 AM - 3 PM


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ABET-Accredited Program

Accredited by the Engineering Technology Accreditation Commission of ABET (www.abet.org),根据一般准则.


Lab Tour

In this virtual tour, 你会看到十大网赌软件推荐最新升级的55号,超过000平方英尺的设施, meet a few instructors, and check out some of the latest technology and tools of the trade.


Welding Lab Expanded

Get hands-on experience in one of the largest facilities in higher education, using industry-standard equipment just like you’ll see in the real world.


Cutting-Edge Equipment

Faculty recently trained on an electron beam welder to prepare for the arrival of such a unit. 十大网赌平台推荐将成为美国第一个.S.以电子束焊机为特色的教育机构.

Industry Partners


Penn College's strong partnerships impact every step of your journey – from your first day in the classroom and labs, 就业安置(通常在毕业前)和以后.

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实习是职业准备的关键. Apply your knowledge to the workplace and learn about the industry first-hand.

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Student Life




Being a part of the AWS allows students to network and learn and sharpen the skills needed for a successful career in the welding industry.



Participation in SkillsUSA gives students a chance to compete in more than 80 national competitions. 



你的大学经历不仅仅是在课堂上. 加入65+俱乐部和组织之一,或创建自己的.

Penn College News


An ongoing partnership between 十大网赌软件推荐 and Miller Electric Mfg. LLC helps to ensure that students in the college’s welding and fabrication majors can continue to hone their skills on state-of-the-art equipment used throughout the welding industry.



Sen. 特蕾西·彭尼奎克,州参议院通讯主席 & Technology Committee, 在周三的访问中, impressed by a variety of instructional areas alongside Penn College administrators, state Sen. Gene Yaw和立法同事.


Welding students take top two places in Philly Shipyard competition

十大网赌软件推荐 students posted a one-two finish in the Project MFG Maritime Welding Competition held Wednesday at the Philadelphia Shipyard. Patrick C. 新泽西州哥伦布市的埃万科(Evanko)排名第一. Harnish, of Newmanstown, earned second-place honors after competing against 18 other welding students from other institutions.

Gain global experience
Study Abroad

Gain global experience

通过威廉斯堡看世界. Take your education abroad and get hands-on experience learning about your industry on a global scale.

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Student Experience




Members of the college’s 美国焊接学会 student chapter and faculty advisor recently volunteered their time and expertise to craft and install a 6-by-9-foot “tree of life” metallic sculpture at a former church.

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More Information

Accredited by the Engineering Technology Accreditation Commission of ABET (www.abet.org),根据一般准则.

美国焊接学会 Accredited Test Facility (ATF) and Sustaining Company Member.


Alternative Credit refers to academic credits earned through means other than traditional college course completion, 包括:考试学分, articulation, 高中时获得的能力证明, work/life experience, and advanced placement.

Visit the 其他信贷选择 page for requirements and procedures and for information on credit through Advanced Placement.

Penn College offers 美国焊接学会 (AWS)认证测试.


学生应复习 Welding Tools & Supplies 决定他们需要购买什么工具和物资. The Welding department realizes that some students may not need to purchase the entire list of supplies. 这些学生可以联系 School Office 为采购他们的用品提供指导. 学院商店可以提供完整的工具包.


  • 真皮工作鞋(可选配安全脚趾)
  • Safety glasses
  • 带有10号镜头的焊接头盔
  • 切割护目镜#5镜头
  • Welding jacket
  • Welding gloves (SMAW & GTAW)

个人防护装备 and tools are available for purchase through The College Store .

  • Mr. 罗伯特·布劳泽,96年,00年, 运营副总裁, GSM Industrial
  • Mr. Richard A Conrad, Jr., '02, 现场应用工程师,霍巴特/米勒电气
  • Mr. Jacob D Fisher, '10, Plant Manager,高钢结构有限责任公司.
  • Mr. Eric F Geier, '17, 营运领导轮转未来领导, Aerojet Rocketdyne
  • Mr. Wayne A Leone, Welder Training & Testing for Susq. Nuclear Power Plant, PP&L
  • Mr. Michael Sebergandio, 01年,03年 质量工程师-焊接, Case New Holland
  • Mr. Brian A Thompson, Owner, Jasper Steel Works, LLC
  • Mr. Richard Wagoner, 首席施工培训负责人, UGI Utilities
  • Mr. Dave Watson, Sales Engineer, Lincoln Electric