General Requirements

On-Campus Courses

Laptop or tablet computer with an integrated front-facing webcam, HDMI output, speakers, and microphone

Distance Courses

Computer with Webcam and headset with microphone.

Chromebooks, Chrome OS devices, iPads, and mobile devices such as iOS or Android phones or tablets do not meet the technology requirements.


Windows PC (Preferred)

Operating System

Windows 8.1 or newer (Windows 10 preferred)

Processor

1.6 GHZ or faster Intel i5

Memory

4 GB RAM (8 GB RAM preferred)

Storage

256 GB hard drive

Video

1280 x 800 resolution or higher

Browser

One of:  Chrome, Firefox, Edge (version 79 or greater)


Mac **

** Certain online applications, hardware drivers, or software packages may not function correctly or be compatible with Mac computers. Courses may require the purchase of additional software for Mac computers.

Operating System

Mac OS X version 10.10 or newer

Processor

Intel processor

Memory

4 GB RAM or more

Storage

40 GB free hard disk space or more

Video

1280 x 800 resolution or higher

Browser

One of:  Chrome, Firefox, Safari

Additional Software

Microsoft Silverlight 3 or newer


Additional Recommendations/Requirements

General

Windows-based PC (Recommended)

Software

Some courses require the use of Microsoft Office applications. Microsoft Office (Word, Excel, PowerPoint, etc.) is available to all Mayville State students.