Modern Welding School operates as a less than two-year private career school dedicated to providing a solid education for students in Schenectady and surrounding areas. The main program offered is the less than one year certificate program in welding, with more than 500 students graduating over the last several years. To help students and recent graduates, Modern Welding School may provide support services including:
- Night and weekend classes available
- Remedial instructional courses
- Counseling assistance
- Employing students to lower education costs
- Assistance to find work
The Accrediting Commission of Career Schools and Colleges has accredited the program courses of Modern Welding School for over twenty-nine straight years. Please visit modernwelding.com for more information on programs offered and consumer disclosures.
The programs listed below are some of the programs offered by Modern Welding School. The list may differ from current programs, for a complete list of what courses are offered students should visit the school's website.
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The welding programs listed below are organized by the number of contact hours offered.
900 Contact Hours
- Estimated tuition and fees: $14,000 per year*
- Cost of books or materials required: $2,400*
- Takes about 8 months to complete
665 Contact Hours
- Estimated tuition and fees: $11,000 per year*
- Cost of books or materials required: $2,200*
- Takes about 11 months to complete
*The posted costs for tuition, fees and supplies are determined through historical data and may not represent current costs.
**Repayment rates, earnings, and loan payments are estimated to provide a comparative context. For more detailed information individuals are asked to contact the school.
Estimated Costs & Financial Aid
The items listed below are for informational purposes only and may not represent current tuition, fees, and expenses.
Note: Financial aid is only available for those who qualify, check with the school for details.
Financial Aid Details
The table below breaks down the types of financial aid, the percent of students receiving aid, and average amount of aid per student.
|Percent of Students||Average Amount|
|Any Financial Aid||89%||-|
|Receiving Grants & Scholarships||79%||$5,580|
|Receiving Student Loans||72%||$7,812|
Other Career Colleges
The list of nearby schools has been selected by researching which schools offer similar programs to Modern Welding School.
- Advanced Welding Institute in South Burlington, VT (122 miles away)
- Triangle Tech Inc - Bethlehem in Bethlehem, PA (165 miles away)
- Welder Training and Testing Institute in Allentown, PA (169 miles away)
- Triangle Tech Inc - Sunbury in Sunbury, PA (198 miles away)
- All - State Career School - Lester in Lester, PA (213 miles away)