RIT Technology Requirements
Online Executive MBA students are expected to be comfortable with technology, e-mail, Internet, and online learning. Students should be familiar with Microsoft Office Programs, including Word, PowerPoint, and Excel.
Students are required to have the following hardware, software, and plug-ins:
|Minimum requirements for PC users:||Minimum requirements for Macintosh users:|
|Operating System||Windows 98/2000/NT/XP||Macintosh OS 9 or higher|
|RAM:||128MB recommended||128 MB recommended|
|Free Disk Space:||50MB (100MB recommended)||50MB (100MB recommended)|
|CPU Speed:||266 MHz (500 MHz recommended)||Power Macintosh or higher|
|Modem:||Broadband connection required (DSL or Cable)||Broadband connection required (DSL or cable)|
|Sound Card /Speakers:||Required for audio presentations||Required for audio presentations|
|Browser:||MS Internet Explorer, Netscape Navigator (Netscape not recommended; however, most features will work)||Internet Explorer for Mac, Mozilla Firefox, Safari|
|Browser Plugins:||Adobe Flash, Java, RealOne Player, Quicktime||Adobe Flash, Java, RealOne Player, Quicktime|
|Software:||Microsoft Office (recommended), Adobe Acrobat Reader||Microsoft Office (recommended), Adobe Acrobat Reader|
|Video:||Webcam required for video presentations||Webcam required for video presentations|
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