Technical Requirements for Online Courses

Online student with laptop

Minimum Computer Requirements

  • Windows or IBM compatible computer must be able to run Internet Explorer 8, Firefox 3.6 or Chrome.
  • Apple Macintosh computer must be able to run Safari 4.0, Firefox 3.6 or Chrome.
  • High speed Internet access.
  • 16 bit color video display card.
  • Hard drive disk space. (This is for downloading articles and installing required plug-in software.)
  • 24x CD-ROM drive (Some classes may provide supplemental materials via CD.)
  • Sound card and speakers.