Elite Pipe Welding Program
Elite Combined Structural Pipe Welding Program
Elite Structural Welding Program
Elite Downhill
Pipe Welding Program

Thank you for your interest in Arkansas Elite Welding Academy, where students are provided an ELITE welding education that prepares them for PRIME welding jobs across the nation. 


  • Please click the program you wish to apply for. 

  • We need complete  and accurate information, so please complete all fields.

  • Upon submitting the form, you will be invoiced and required to pay a $100 registration fee & a $150 tuition deposit.

  • This fee is required before our admissions department will process your application. 

  • You will receive confirmation when we process your application.


Elite Pipe

Welding Program

18 weeks / 720 Hours



23 weeks / 920 Hours



10.5 weeks / 420 Hours



6 weeks /240 Hours


AEWA Alumni Graduates


Elite Downhill

Pipeline Program

Elite Combined

Structural / Pipe


Elite Structural

Welding Program




Our goal is to provide each student with an ELITE welding education that prepares students for PRIME pipe welding jobs across the nation.


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to you to help get you through school.

If you are interested in applying for a student loan we currently offer loans through the Arkansas Rural Endowment Fund for qualifying Arkansas residents.


For more information please click STUDENT LOANS to visit their website. 

The AWS Foundation awards over $1 million annually to help students achieve their dreams through education. If you are currently enrolled in a welding program or a related field, then consider applying for our scholarships.


Scholarships are available for students attending trade schools, community colleges, and four-year universities.

Regardless of who you are, where you’re from, or what you aspire to be, receiving an AWS Foundation scholarship can be the extra push that helps you fulfill your goals.

VA Benefits / WIOA (for qualifying applicants)

For information on Veteran Benefits and information on WIOA dislocated workers grant please contact us.


Misty Pitman at 833-ELITE 10

or email at mpitman@arkansasewa.com.


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Important information

about the school, tuition and your learning experience.


Learn about the school, the learning environment and the earning potential of a career welder.


Please review the refund policy. We understand that this career training is an investment and you need to have all the facts.




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