Welding Technology/Welder Vocational Program 2015 Average Tuition and Other Costs

Welding Technology/Welder is a program that prepares individuals to apply technical knowledge and skills to join or cut metal surfaces. Includes instruction in arc welding, resistance welding, brazing and soldering, cutting, high-energy beam welding and cutting, solid state welding, ferrous and non-ferrous materials, oxidation-reduction reactions, welding metallurgy, welding processes and heat treating, structural design, safety, and applicable codes and standards. In this article, we analyze the 2015 tuition and other costs for vocational Welding Technology/Welder programs offered by U.S. Colleges.

Total 172 colleges are offering the Welding Technology/Welder programs. Among them, 34 colleges keep the program as their largest program. The average tuition for the Welding Technology/Welder program is $8,020 for 2015.

Next table describes average tuition, books & supply costs, program length and other information for Welding Technology/Welder program.

Welding Technology/Welder Program Statistics (2015)
Total Number of Schools172
Average Tuition & Fees$8,020
Average Books & Supplies Costs$812
Average Length of Program (in contact hours)790.01 Hours
Average Number of Months to Complete Program9.80 Month(s)

Average Cost of Attendance for Welding Technology/Welder Program

For academic year 2014-2015, the average cost of attendance of Welding Technology/Welder program is $19,524 when students living on campus housing facilities and $22,084 when living off campus. If students live with family or relatives, the cost of attendance is - without room & board costs. The 2015 average tuition & fees for the Welding Technology/Welder is $8,020.

Next table and chart illustrate the average amount of each cost item for studying vocational Welding Technology/Welder program in US colleges.

2015 Cost of Attendance For Welding Technology/Welder Program
Tuition & Fees$8,020
Books and Supplies$812
On-Camus Room & Board$8,719
On-Camus Other Expenses$1,974
Off-Camus Room & Board$8,780
Off-Camus Other Expenses$4,473
Off-Camus Other Expenses Living with Family$3,898

Popular Colleges in Welding Technology/Welder Area

Below list is the colleges that offer Welding Technology/Welder and are popular in the area. The popularity is calculated based on enrollment, referred number, and other academic factors. In addition you can see all schools offering the program at Welding Technology/Welder Vocational Schools page.