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Student Computer Recommendation

A laptop/notebook computer is highly recommended. Wireless connectivity is available in most areas of the main building. Certain system specifications are more important than the make and/or model.

Operating Systems
Windows 7 or 8/ Mac OS X, 10.6 or better

CPU/Processor
Intel: Core i3, i5, i7
AMD: Athlon X2, Dual-Core, Quad-Core

Memory
8 GB

Hard Drive
120 GB

Optical Drive
DVD RW

Screen Size
Generally speaking, smaller systems have a longer battery life.

Network
LAN and Wireless adapters (more details on wireless)

NOTES:
Students in either Graphic Design or Computer Graphics programs should contact the department chair or advisor for additional recommendations or requirements.

A USB flash drive for file storage is highly recommended.