LSC-North Harris Welding Technology Department
The graduate will be prepared for entry-level employment as a structural welder learning essential skills and safety practices in welding procedures in both structural plate and pipe.
Welding technicians are a major occupation in Texas, offering an average 1,470 annual openings per year and a growth rate which exceeds the state average. Entry-level technicians can expect to earn from $16,500 to $20,000 their first year with an average $28,650 after year two.
Employment services are available to students and graduates for both part- and full-time, on-campus and off-campus employment through the career services office and a variety of programs and partnerships with area employers.
Department ContactsAlbert Urbina
Director, Applied Technology
Office: ATC 101D
Staff Assistant II
Office: ATC 102