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Computer Requirements

Student on computer in classroom

Graduate Nursing Programs (All Options)

Minimum Hardware Requirements

  • Notebook computer (PC or Mac)
  • Processor: 2.5 GHz Dual-Core
  • Memory: 4 GB
  • Hard Drive: 160GB
  • Operating System: Windows 7 for PCs, OS X 10.6.8 Snow Leopard for Macs
  • Ethernet Network Card
  • 802.11 a/b/g/n Wireless
  • Minimum of 2 USD ports
  • DVD/CD-RW drive
  • Internal built-in camera (for Web-based sessions)
  • Microphone (for Web-based sessions)
  • High-Speed Internet Access

Software Requirements

  • Microsoft Office
  • Note: SDSU will provide the required antivirus software so there is no need to purchase any separately.
  • The SDSU Bookstore offers tremendous discounted pricing for both Microsoft Office and Adobe products – you may access these offers at their website University Bookstore.