Technology Requirments


For Hardware & Peripherals you are required to have access to a computer with the following:

  • A processor of 2 GHz or faster
  • 1GB RAM or greater
  • Cable/DSL connection or better
  • Monitor and video card with 1024×768 or greater resolution
  • Sound card with speakers
  • Microphone
  • Software/Applications

Operating system

  • Windows® XP or later
  • Mac OS 10.4 or later, with a Microsoft Windows partition required for some courses.
  • Microsoft Office 2003 or later(PC), Office 2004 (Mac)
  • Microsoft® Project (for selected courses)

Internet Browser

  • Microsoft® Internet Explorer version 7.0 or later
  • Mozilla Firefox 3.5 or later
  • Google Chrome 7.0 or later
  • Apple Safari 5.0 or later
  • Adobe® Reader 9.0 or later
  • Adobe Flash plug-in 10.0 or later
  • System is enabled to allow installation of browser plug-ins as required
  • A current anti-virus application (updated regularly)
  • E-mail address
  • Internet account with broadband access

 Technologies competencies

  • Students of My Web Prof are expected to have the ability to complete the following activities:
  • Access course and program material on the Web.
  • Correspond with My Web Prof staff and faculty using e-mail and the Web.
  • Complete, send, and receive assignments using e-mail and attachments/files.
  • Read/print e-mail and attachments/files from students, staff, and faculty.
  • Use the appropriate software / LMS for the course.
  • Use CD ROMs when required as part of course assignments.
  • Use an appropriate anti-virus application to insure the files transmitted and received are virus free.