For Parents & Families
You want the best for your child and so do we. The decisions you help them make will impact them for the rest of their lives. It is as important to us as it is to you that TWS is the right fit for your child’s success. In order to help you make the right decision, we have provided a reference guide below with helpful resources and answers to your questions.
If you can’t find the information you are looking for below, don’t hesitate to call us at (855) 237-7711
About TWS: Over 60 Years of Excellence in Education
Tulsa 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 the largest welding school in the nation*, preparing students for various skilled trade careers with a multitude of specialties and applications.
Industry Experienced Educators
With over 1,000 years of combined industry experience†, our faculty prepares students for career success. They bring their industry wisdom into the classroom with a combined focus on technical training and practical job site skills that will help graduates find a job.
We encourage you to speak to our faculty in person and see for yourself. Contact us to schedule a tour or join us for an upcoming open house.
Meet Our Educators
The best way to understand how we can prepare your child for a career is to visit one of our campuses, speak with our faculty and staff, and check out our impressive training facilities. We strongly encourage you to schedule a tour or contact us to find out about an upcoming open house. However, we attract students from all over the nation and we know that it isn’t always practical to visit in person. That is why we have developed these state-of-the art virtual tours. You can explore our campuses just like you were using Google Streetview or similar technologies. Check out our virtual tours below.Take a Virtual Tour Schedule an In-Person Tour
Out-of-State Students: We Have Students from Across the Nation
We make it easy for distance students to relocate. Our team provides a host of student services including housing assistance, part-time job assistance, and when you graduate, we also provide Career Services assistance. As a matter of fact, students from all 50 states have attended our campuses. Learn more about our programs for out-of-state students.
This yearly event is a great way to showcase your welding skills and win tuition scholarships to attend Tulsa Welding School. Last year over $245,000 in scholarships and prizes were awarded, so if you’re considering a future in welding this is one event you won’t want to miss.Learn More
Over $4 million‡ in scholarships available!
TWS offers a plethora of scholarship opportunities including special scholarships for high school seniors, women in the skilled trades, out of state students, families of military service members, and much more.
Financial Aid is available for those who qualify. We highly recommend that you contact our Financial Aid Department to help you determine the options that are best for your family.Learn More
Special Military Benefits
Are you, your spouse, or other relatives of your child active-duty or retired service members? In addition to federal loans and grants, state tuition assistance, and scholarships, military educational benefits may also be available if you have served in the military.Learn More
†TWS/Tulsa Welding School faculty has over 1,000 years of combined experience in the welding industry.
‡Total combined available scholarship amounts for all TWS campuses are estimated for the period of 1/1/19 through 12/31/19.