Internship Information

IST at Penn State

The philosophy of Penn State’s School of Information Sciences and Technology (IST) is to build “Leaders for a Digital Global Economy.” At DuBois, we ensure our students get practical experience through internships.


The IST students at Penn State DuBois develop the following skills:

-Installing, managing, and troubleshooting PCs
-Microsoft Visio
-Network design
-Running network cable
-Designing, implementing, and managing networks using Microsoft Server, and Red Hat Linux
-Configure and manage networking equipment
-Plan and implement wireless networks
-Implement specialized servers:
(web servers, email servers, database servers, ftp servers)
-Oral and written communication skills


Interested in an IST Intern?

If you are interested in hosting an IST intern, contact Jason Long, the Penn State DuBois IST Internship Coordinator.

He may be contacted at (814) 372-3000 or