Gainful Employment Disclosure: Welding Technology Certificate

Dunwoody College of Technology – Gainful Employment Disclosure

Program: Welding Technology Certificate

Names and Links to Descriptions of Potential Occupations

Q:  What types of jobs would this program prepare me for?

A:  Below are the titles of possible occupations associated with this training program.  A link to the Department of Labor’s Occupational Information Network (www.onetonline) is provided for each occupation.

Welders, Cutters, Solderers, and Brazers http://www.onetonline.org/link/summary/51-4121.00

Welders, Cutters and Welder Fitters http://www.onetonline.org/link/summary/51-4121.06

Solderers and Brazers http://www.onetonline.org/link/summary/51-4121.07

Welding, Soldering, and Brazing Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders http://www.onetonline.org/link/summary/51-4122.00

Cost Information

Q:  How much will this program cost me? 

A:  Total Estimated Cost for 2014-2015

including tuition books and fees $20,755

(NOTE:  Books and fees represent $2245 of the total cost indicated above)

Actual costs may vary depending upon the specific program and the courses taken.

Financing

Q: What are my financing options to pay for the program?

A:  In addition to any grant and scholarship aid for which they are eligible, graduates may use loans to finance their education.  The median debt for program graduates:

The Median Load Debt for this program in 2013-2014 was $8946. 

Success

Q: How long will it take me to complete this program?

A:  The program is designed to take 2 semesters to complete following the sequence and credit load established for the program. Should the student choose to take a less credits per semester or change their program, the time frame may be longer.

The on-time graduation rate for students of this program in academic year 2013-2014 is 64.29%.

Q: What are the chances of getting a job when I graduate?

A:  The job placement rate academic year 2012-2013 graduates of this program is at 100% for job related employment.