Tulsa Welding School-Tulsa

2545 E. 11th Street
Tulsa, OK 74104
Tel: (918)587-6789
1,054 students
Public institution
ulsa Welding School was founded in 1949 by two welders who recognized a strong demand for skilled tradesman in their industry. Over 60 years later, TWS has evolved into an educational institution that prepares students for various skilled trade careers with a multitude of specialties and applications. We train our graduates for the skills, knowledge, and the workplace attitudes that are essential when entering the professional world. Graduates who put forth the dedication, commitment to excel, and workplace experience in their welding, pipefitting, shipfitting, HVAC/R or electrical welding education, have the potential to obtain a lasting and rewarding welding career. For more information about our graduation rates, the median debt of students who completed the program, and other important information, please visit our website at, http://www.weldingschool.com/student-resources/regulatory-information/
School Highlights:
Tulsa Welding School-Tulsa serves 1,054 students (100% of students are full-time).
The college's student:teacher ratio of 41:1 is higher than the community college average of 33:1.
Minority enrollment is 55% of the student body (majority American and Hispanic), which is more than the state average of 41%.
Tulsa Welding School-Tulsa is one of 10 community colleges within Tulsa County, OK.
The nearest community college is Clary Sage College (3.60 miles away).

School Overview

The teacher population of 25 teachers has declined by 26% over five years.
College Tulsa Welding School-Tulsa Community College Avg.
Carnegie Classification Associate of Arts Colleges Associate of Arts Colleges
Institution Level Less than 2 yrs At least 2 but less than 4 years
Institution Control Public institution Public
Total Faculty 25 staff
61 staff
Tulsa Welding School-Tulsa Total Faculty (2006-2013)
Number of Programs Offered 3 7

Student Body

The student population of 1,054 has grown by 21% over five years.
The student:teacher ratio of 41:1 has stayed the same over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.75 is more than the national average of 0.68. The school's diversity has grown by 53% over five years.
Total Enrollment 1,054 students 1,296 students
Tulsa Welding School-Tulsa Total Enrollment (2006-2013)
Student : Teacher Ratio 41:1
21:1
Tulsa Welding School-Tulsa Student Staff (2006-2013)
# Full-Time Students 1,054 students
814 students
Tulsa Welding School-Tulsa Full-Time Students (2006-2013)
Tulsa Welding School-Tulsa Enrollment Breakdown  Community College Average Enrollment Breakdown
% American Indian/Alaskan
16%
1%
Tulsa Welding School-Tulsa American Indian/Alaskan (2006-2013)
% Hispanic
12%
21%
Tulsa Welding School-Tulsa Hispanic (2006-2013)
% Black
8%
15%
Tulsa Welding School-Tulsa Black (2006-2013)
% White
45%
51%
Tulsa Welding School-Tulsa White (2006-2013)
% Two or more races
2%
3%
Tulsa Welding School-Tulsa More (2009-2013)
% Unknown races
13%
3%
Tulsa Welding School-Tulsa Unknown (2007-2013)
Tulsa Welding School-Tulsa Ethnicity Breakdown  Community College Average Ethnicity Breakdown
Diversity ScoreThe chance that two students selected at random would be members of a different ethnic group. Scored from 0 to 1, a diversity score closer to 1 indicates a more diverse student body. 0.75 0.68
Tulsa Welding School-Tulsa Diversity Score (2006-2013)
Source: 2005 (latest year available) IPEDS

School Notes:

  • TTulsa Welding School was founded in 1949 by two welders who recognized a strong demand for skilled tradesman in their industry. Over 60 years later, TWS has evolved into an educational institution that prepares students for various skilled trade careers with a multitude of specialties and applications. We train our graduates for the skills, knowledge, and the workplace attitudes that are essential when entering the professional world. Graduates who put forth the dedication, commitment to excel, and workplace experience in their welding, pipefitting, shipfitting, HVAC/R or electrical welding education, have the potential to obtain a lasting and rewarding welding career. TWS in Tulsa started its Associate degree program in welding technology effective February 1998. The Master Welder program prepares a graduate for entry level positions in structural, pipe, thin alloy, and pipeline welding. Key welding processes include SMAW, GMAW, GTAW, FCAW, and high frequency GTAW. The program contains ten training phases of three weeks each. Structural Welder contains five of the Master Welder phases. This program prepares a graduate to weld on structures (plate surfaces) using the welding processes of SMAW, GMAW and FCAW. Associate of Occupational Studies in Welding Technology degree consists of the Master Welder program for the first-seven months. The new TWS branch campus in Jacksonville, Florida opened November 2001 to provide welder training. Programs in welding match those in Tulsa, Oklahoma. The college is accredited by the Accrediting Commission of Career Schools and Colleges of Technology. For more information about the school please visit: www.weldingschool.com

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    Tulsa, OK 74145
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  • Platt College-Tulsa
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    328 students | 3.90 Mi3801 S Sheridan
    Tulsa, OK 74145
    (918)663-9000
    3.90328
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    (918)595-7000
    3.9017,876
  • Community Care College
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    570 students | 4.30 Mi4242 South Sheridan
    Tulsa, OK 74145
    4.30570
  • 830 students | 4.70 Mi8820 E Pine St
    Tulsa, OK 74115
    (918)836-6886
    4.70830
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Tulsa community colleges have a diversity scoreThe chance that two students selected at random would be members of a different ethnic group. Scored from 0 to 1, a diversity score closer to 1 indicates a more diverse student body. of 0.62, which is higher than the national average of 0.52. The most diverse community college in Tulsa is Tulsa Welding School-Tulsa. Read more about community college diversity statistics in the USA.