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Source 2019-20 Dunwoody Career Services Annual Report

Welding & Metal Fabrication

Dunwoody Welding & Metal Fabrication combines both welding and machining skills into one associate’s degree for maximum flexibility for a career in the metal working trade.


Job Inquiries Per Graduate

Source 2019-20 Dunwoody Career Services Annual Report

Accredited by the National Institute for Metalworking Skills (NIMS)

2 Years

Graduates earn an associate of applied science degree




Weld Shop

Practice various weld processes, including oxyacetylene welding and cutting, stick welding, wire feed welding, and tungsten inert gas welding.
  • 36 welding booths
  • 18 Lincoln C300 MIG/Stick Welders
  • 18 Miller Dynasty 280DX TIG/STICK Welders
  • Plasma Cutter
  • Bettenbender Metal Shear
  • Pirahna Ironworker
  • Jet Horizontal Saw
  • Do-All Horizontal Saw
Grinding Lab

Grinding Lab

Practice precision grinding (abrasive machining).
  • 7 precision surface grinders
  • 4 pedestal grinders
  • 2 Drill presses
  • 1 Do-All Horizontal Saw
  • 1 Do-All Chop Saw
HAAS Manufacturing Lab

Gene Haas Manufacturing Innovation Lab

Learn to program CNC milling and turning operations and develop the tooling used in modern manufacturing processes like injection molding and metal stamping.
  • 10 Haas CNC Mini Mills
  • 2 Haas VF2 Mills
  • Haas ST-10 Lathe
  • Sodick Wire EDM
  • Charmilles Sinker EDM
  • Cincinatti Injection Mold Press

Machine Shop

 Manual milling, turning, sawing, drilling and grinding is accomplished in support of 9 different academic programs at Dunwoody.
  • 20 Bridgeport Mills
  • 12 LeBLonde Lathes
  • 2 Do-All vertical band saws
  • 3 Arbor Presses
  • A full-service Tool Crib
650 tool crib

Machine Shop Tool Crib

Dunwoody’s one-stop shop for tooling needs and advice.
  • Power tools, hand tools, fasteners
  • Measuring tools
  • Adhesives, paints, cleaners
  • Personal protective equipment