Graduate Connections

Graduate Connections – Meet Ralph Nuncio-Calo

Ralph, 23, from Houston, Texas, graduated from the Welding Specialist program at Tulsa Welding School & Technology Center in Houston in May 2017. Thanks for your time, Ralph. Tell us what you did before you came to Tulsa Welding School. I did 2½ years at a local community college, but it wasn’t for me. I […]

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Graduate Connections – Meet Terry Green

Terry, from Walterboro, SC, graduated from the Professional Welder program at the Tulsa Welding School, Jacksonville campus, in February 2018. Thanks for your time, Terry. What did you do before enrolling at Tulsa? I went into the Army for a couple of years straight out of high school. I served as an information technology specialist. […]

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Graduate Connections – Meet Jose Moreno

Jose, 19, from Houston, Texas, graduated from the Welding Specialist program at Tulsa Welding School & Technology Center in Houston in February 2018. Jose came to TWSTC straight out of high school. Thanks for sharing your story, Jose. Had you any welding experience before you came to Tulsa? I did four years of welding in […]

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Graduate Connections – Meet Sergio Benton

Sergio, age 19, from Manning, South Carolina, graduated from the Professional Welder program at the Tulsa Welding School, Jacksonville campus, in 2017. Thanks for your time, Sergio. What made you choose welding? I went to a vocational high school that had a welding program. Ever since I first tried welding, I just loved everything about […]

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Graduate Connections – Meet Tysen Benally

Tysen, from Crownpoint, New Mexico, is 21 years old. He graduated from the seven-month Professional Welder program at Tulsa Welding School in April 2017, and he now helps build submarines and aircraft carriers for the U.S. Navy. What did you do before enrolling at Tulsa Welding School? I graduated high school in May 2014 and […]

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Graduate Connections – Meet Mark Maddox

Mark, from Sulphur Springs, Texas, is 21 years old. He graduated from the Welding Specialist with Pipefitting program at Tulsa Welding School & Technology Center in Houston in July 2017. He went straight out of high school into welding school. Thanks for your time, Mark. What made you consider welding as a career? I struck […]

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Graduate Connections – Meet Johnny Scialabba

Johnny Scialabba, from Watts, OK, graduated from the Professional Welder program at Tulsa Welding School in February 2018. Johnny, 25, drove 88 miles each way each day to attend welding school in Tulsa. What did you do before enrolling at Tulsa Welding School? After high school I was set on being a security guard or […]

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Graduate Connections – Meet Aaron Hall

Aaron, from Printer, Kentucky, graduated from the Professional Welder program at the Tulsa Welding School, Jacksonville campus, in December 2017. Aaron, 19, enrolled in the program straight out of high school. Thanks for your time, Aaron. What made you choose welding? I took welding for two years at my technical high school; I liked it, […]

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Graduate Connections – Meet Chris Campos

Chris, age 19, originally from Maryland, graduated from the Welding Specialist program at Tulsa Welding School & Technology Center in Houston in March 2017. Chris enrolled in welding school shortly after leaving high school. Thanks for your time, Chris. What made you choose a career in welding? At first I wanted to be an engineer, […]

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Graduate Connections – Meet Michael Phillippe

Michael, age 28 from Bartlesville, OK, graduated from the Welding Specialist with Pipefitting program at Tulsa Welding School & Technology Center in Houston in April 2017. Michael also has a degree in Agribusiness from Oklahoma State University. Thanks for your time, Michael. After high school you went to college, what did you do after? I […]

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