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Palm Beach State College

College Catalog 2019-2020

Palm Beach State College

Internet Services Technology AS

Internet Services Technology  (AS 2122)

This program is suspended and no longer accepting students effective Spring 2019

Type of Award
AS - Associate in Science

Program Website

Program Description
This degree program teaches students to install and configure web servers (Linux Apache and Microsoft IIS), write client and server-side scripts, design web pages, implement web site security and manage intranet and web-based resources.

Course content includes computer programming concepts, web design languages, computer programming, web page design, server-side and client side scripting, and network security.

Program Learning Outcomes
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Admission Requirements

Completion Requirements
Students must successfully complete all courses listed in the catalog for this program.

Program Length
The program can be finished in two years of full-time enrollment or three years part time.

The program is offered at the Lake Worth, Loxahatchee Groves and Boca Raton campuses.

For More Information
Professor Brent M. Ferns, Sr., Department Chair,,  (561) 868-3225 (Lake Worth)                Professor John Hadley, Department Chair, , (561) 862-4437 (Boca Raton)

To see when the course is offered, click the course number. To see a course description, click the course title.
General Education Credits: 18
  Any course from Social Science - Area V 3
ENC1101 College Composition 1 (A.S. Students) 3
  Any course from Mathematics - Area III 3
  Any course from Humanities - Area II 3
SPC1017 Fundamentals of Speech Communication 3
HSC1101 Contemporary Issues in Health  
HSC2100 Health Concepts and Strategies 3
Required Courses Credits: 42
COP2840 Server-side Programming 3
CGS1100 Microcomputer Applications 3
COP1000 Introduction to Programming 3
CTS2301 Linux Fundamentals 3
CGS1800 Introduction to Web Site Development 3
COP1220 Introduction to Programming in C 3
CNT2000 Network Technologies 3
CIS2321 System and Analysis and Design 3
COP2822 Web Site Design 3
COP2700 Introduction to Database 3
CTS2446 Introduction to Oracle Database Programming 3
CTS2447 Oracle Database Advanced PL-SOL 3
CGS2801 Advanced Web Page Media 3
COP2831 Advanced Web Page Applications (XML and JavaScript) 3
Total Program Credits: 60

For individualized course sequence

Employment Opportunities
Employment opportunities include Internet/intranet administrators, web site administrators, Internet/intranet developers, web site developers, webmasters, Internet support specialists, web page designers, web managers, or web architects. The content prepares individuals to work in Internet and intranet environments.

Career Path Notes
Courses from this program may transfer into Palm Beach State's Bachelor of Applied Science programs in Information Management or Supervision and Management. For more information, see the web at

In addition, courses from this program may transfer to other colleges and universities which allow students to transfer into a four-year program. For more information, contact the college or university to which you wish to transfer.

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