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Source 2016-17 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 2016-17 Dunwoody Career Services Annual Report

Accredited by the National Institute for Metalworking Skills (NIMS)

2 Years

Graduates earn an associate of applied science degree




Welding Lab

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, Do-All horizontal saw, Jet horizontal saw, Pirahna iron worker
Grinding Lab

Grinding Lab

Practice grinding (abrasive machining) to finish welds.
  • 20 grinders and assorted power tools
HAAS Manufacturing Lab

Haas Manufacturing Center

Learn to machine parts on both manual and computer numeric controlled (CNC) machines as well as how to measure and inspect your work.
  • 10 Haas CNC vertical mills
  • 4 Haas CNC turning centers
  • 1 Haas CNC horizontal mill
  • 12 Bridegeport vertical mills
  • 12 manual lathes
  • 1 Sodick Wire Electrical Discharge Machining machine
  • 1 Charmilles Sinker Electrical Discharge Machining machine
  • assorted grinders, saws, cutters, drills
  • assorted inspection tools, including micrometers, calipers, gage blocks