Some schools for welding technology include University of Alaska in Anchorage, University of Alaska in Fairbanks and Utah State University, states Study.com. Students have the option to receive a degree or certificate. The schools also provide students with assistance in obtaining industry certification in welding technology.
Students at the University of Alaska in Anchorage can take courses leading to an Associate of Applied Science in welding and nondestructive testing technology. The program includes coursework focusing on thermal cutting procedures and metallic structures.
Utah State University's welding technical program is offered through its Professional and Applied Technology Education Division. The welding program at University of Alaska in Fairbanks is designed especially for beginners in welding technology.
Other good welding technical schools are West Virginia University at Parkersburg, Boise State University and Ferris State University, notes Study.com.