Technical Requirements

Additional requirements may apply for individual courses, but in general online students should have:

  • Minimum PC requirements Operating System: Windows 7, 8, 8.1, or 10
    • RAM: At least 4GB
    • Processor: Any
    • Graphics Processor: Any
    • Storage: 128GB+
  • Minimum Mac requirements Operating System: El Capitan 10.11 and above.
    • Recommended MacOS 10.13 High Sierra
    • RAM: At least 4GB
    • Model: MacBook Pro 2010 or later
    • Storage: Recommended minimum 128GB
  • High-speed Internet connection (e.g., cable, DSL, corporate LAN)
  • Modern and updated web browser
    • Please note that we recommend that you use either Firefox or Chrome when accessing the course material presented in Blackboard.
  • Flash Player - Windows 10/ Windows 8 - FP 25 for Firefox - NPAPI or Mac OS X 10.6 - 10.12 - FP Mac for Safari and Firefox - NPAPI

 *Please note that technical requirements (e.g., versions of web browsers and computer operating systems) occur frequently and you should make sure that you are using the most up to date versions, if you experience problems accessing course material.

In the event that you experience unforeseen technical problems, please contact the WIT Tech Spot at 617-989-4500.