About Welding

Get a bead on a career that’s white hot with opportunity.

Multiple units of new welding equipment

Our welding program uses state of the art welding equipment and AWS certified welding instructors to give our students the best instruction possible. Study a variety of welding and cutting processes, as well as blueprint reading and Metallurgy. Students can earn our program certificate and become AWS certified in the SMAW, GMAW, and GTAW processes as well, all in one year. Area employers prefer and actively seek to hire Butler graduates because of their strong reputation for producing well-trained and accomplished students in the field of welding.


Both the Associate Degree and the certificate program will prepare you for entry into one of the most exciting, high demand, and high wage technical fields in industry today. Put a “spark” in your career path, come see us at the welding program.

View our degree track to better understand what is in the curriculum. 
Associate in Applied Science
Certificate B

Welding student practicing new skills