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Palm Beach State College

College Catalog 2017-2018

Palm Beach State College

Industrial Management Technology AS

Industrial Management Technology  (AS 2224)

This program is suspended and no longer accepting new students effective Summer 2017.

Type of Award
AS - Associate in Science

Program Website

Program Description
This degree program is designed for the student who seeks immediate employment in the operations management field upon graduation or who desires advancement and is presently employed in business related industries or echnical fields.

Course content includes a core of business, human relations and managerial courses coupled with a technical core curriculum from a variety of technical areas including apprenticeship programs, automotive programs, cosmetology, heavy equipment mechanics, machining, welding and other PSAV trade and industrial programs offered at Palm Beach State.

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 if students attend full time or three years if they attend part time.

The program is offered at the Lake Worth campus.

For More Information
Richard Reeder,, (561) 868-3540

To see when the course is offered, click the course number. To see a course description, click the course title.
General Education Credits: 15
ENC1101 College Composition 1 3
  Any course from Mathematics - Area III 3
SPC1017 Fundamentals of Speech Communication 3
  Any course from Social Science - Area V 3
  Any course from Humanities - Area II 3
Management Core Requirements Credits: 20
CGS1100 Microcomputer Applications 3
ETI1701 Environmental Health and Safety 3
MNA2100 Human Relations in Business 3
GEB1011 Introduction to Business 3
MAR2011 Principles of Marketing 3
MAN2021 Principles of Management 3
GEB2941 Business Capstone 2
Technical Skill Articulation Credit Requirements Credits: 25
  Complete one of the following Palm Beach State programs  
  *Apprenticeship Program:  
  Building Trades Apprenticeship (Journeyperson Status) 25
  *PSAV Program:  
  Automotive Service Technology 1 (PSAV 5463) and  
  Automotive Service Technology 2 (PSAV 5458) 25
  Cosmetology (PSAV 5357) 25
  Diesel Technology 1 (PSAV 5468) and  
  Diesel Technology 2 (PSAV 5457) 25
  Facilities Maintenance (PSAV 5248) 25
  Heating, Ventilation, Air Conditioning and Refrigeration (PSAV 5267) 25
  Heavy Equipment Mechanics (PSAV 5456) 25
  Machining Technology (PSAV 5459) 25
  Security and Automation Systems Technician (PSAV 5249) 25
  Welding Technology (PSAV 5460) 25
Total Program Credits: 60
*Accepted as Prior Learning Credit Course (Number listed for each articulated program)

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Employment Opportunities
Upon completion of this program, students may seek employment in a variety of supervisory and technical areas in the fields of automotive, cosmetology, heavy equipment mechanics, machining, welding and other industrial fields requiring a broad knowledge of supervisory and operational managerial skills.

Career Path Notes
Courses from this program may transfer into Palm Beach State’s Bachelor of Applied Science program in Supervision and Management. For further information, please refer to website –

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.

Career Center
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