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Undergraduate Nursing Computer Requirements


These recommendations are for students in B.S.N. programs. For additional information regarding personal computers, please visit the personal computers and technical services page.


  • Windows or Mac
  • Microsoft Office (provided)


  • No specific brand is recommended/required.
  • Netbooks are not recommended.
  • There is no computer requirement for pre-nursing students.
  • Laptops will be used throughout the nursing major during class time and for testing.
  • It is highly recommended that you maintain a warranty on your laptop, as you will be expected to keep your computer in working order throughout your time in the nursing program.
  • Although the Support Desk can provide on-site technical service and support, warranty work must be done at the location specified in the terms of your warranty.