Minimum System Requirements | Texas Tech University Health Sciences Center

PC / Windows

Intel i5 or i7 processor / AMD Ryzen 5 or Ryzen 7
802.11AC 5GHz Wireless network card
250GB+ Solid state drive
Windows 10


Intel i5, i7 or M1 Processors, M2 Processors
8GB or more of RAM recommended
802.11ac 5GHz wireless network card
250GB+ Solid State Drive
Mac OS Monterey (12.0) or higher

 Chromebooks, iPads, and Android tablets are not supported by the School of nursing and will need a Windows PC or a Mac.

Important Notes

  • Web camera (internal or external) & microphone for web conferencing and/or exams. (Please check with your program and review your course syllabus for specific software required for video proctoring of exams.)
  • Tablet devices can be used to access some course content but will not substitute the need for a laptop
  • All students are required to have broadband Internet access for online learning content. (Cable, DSL, etc...)
  • Dial-up and Mobile hot-spots provided by cellular providers are not recommended
  • Internet Explorer is not recommended. Mozilla FireFox and Google Chrome are stable alternatives
  • Headphones may be required for certain class assignments