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Graduate Connections – Heather Smart

Heather, 22, from Cleveland, Texas, graduated the Welding Specialist with Pipefitting program at Tulsa Welding School & Technology Center in Houston in October 2019. Thanks for your time, Heather. Did you enroll in welding school straight out of high school? I started a couple of months after high school. I ran into a couple of […]

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Graduate Connections – Meet James Ferguson

James, 37, from Tulsa, OK, graduated the Professional Welder program at Tulsa Welding School in July 2020. Thanks for your time, James. What did you do before enrolling in welding school? I spent my formative years after high school basically bouncing from job to job. I was never good at holding down a job because […]

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Graduate Connections – Meet Gino Marks

Gino, 22, from Coleman, Texas, graduated the Professional Welder program at Tulsa Welding School & Technology Center in Houston in spring 2017.   Thanks for your time, Gino. Did you enroll in welding school right out of high school? I did. It was a big change for me, moving to Houston to go to welding […]

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Graduate Connections – Meet Jeremiah Kantun

Jeremiah, 21, was born in Fresno, CA; he was raised in Mexico before moving back to the U.S. at the age of 14. The family settled in Houston in 2014, where Jeremiah attended high school. He graduated from the Welding Specialist program at Tulsa Welding School & Technology Center in Houston in August 2020.   […]

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Graduate Connections – Meet Cali Edwards

Cali, 35, from Baton Rouge, LA, graduated from the Professional Welder with Pipefitting program at Tulsa Welding School in Jacksonville in July 2020. Thanks for your time, Cali. What did you do in the years before coming to Tulsa Welding School? I’m a multi-faceted person and a free spirit, so I tried a lot of […]

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Graduate Connections – Meet Tracy Cook

Tracy, 32, from Houston, Texas, graduated from the Welding Specialist program at Tulsa Welding School & Technology Center in Houston in August 2020. Thanks for your time, Tracy. Tell us what you did before coming to welding school? I had a bunch of different jobs, mostly in customer service, which I hated. Welding is a […]

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Graduate Connections – Meet Kris Robinson

Kris, 35, from Houston, Texas, graduated from the Welding Specialist program at Tulsa Welding School & Technology Center in Houston in March 2020.   Thanks for your time Kris; tell us what you did before coming to welding school? After high school I tried community college, to major in business. I was doing okay in […]

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