Standard Computer Requirements
UTMB School of Nursing
Supported Operating Systems:
Windows 8 and 8.1 Operating Systems are currently not supported.
- 80GB (minimum) Hard Drive
Recommended (Depending on Program):
- Headset w/microphone
- High Speed Internet Connection (4Mbps download speed)
- A wired connection is optimal, wireless may be sluggish
- Dial-up connections will not provide an adequate connection.
Apple Macintosh is not recommended. If you have already purchased a MAC you must run a compatibility
software such as Parallels Desktop for MAC or Bootcamp so the machine will emulate a Windows PC environment. Before purchasing this software, be sure to check to ensure your MAC can use all of the applications.
iPad & iPhone
Some of the online courses use Flash-based media to deliver lecture content. Flash is inaccessible from an iPad or iPhone. If you plan to use your iPad or iPhone to access your online courses, you will need to ensure you have a backup computer to view Flash-based media should your course contain it.