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Technical Requirements

We want you to have the best learning experience possible during your McKinley College degree program. To maximize your eLearning experience, please ensure you have access to a computer with the following hardware and software:

1. Hardware

  • CPU (Processor): Intel Pentium 4 or higher
  • RAM: At least 512 MB
  • Hard Drive: 250 MB free space
  • Speakers
  • Monitor Display Settings: 1024 x 768 resolution

2. Software—Operating System: Windows® XP or higher or OSX or higher

  • Adobe® Acrobat Reader
  • Adobe® Flash Player
  • Microsoft Word (or word processor that can save files in format compatible with MS Word 2003)
  • Internet Browser: Mozilla® Firefox (highly recommended) or Internet Explorer 6.0 (or higher)

3. Services

  • Internet Service Provider: Cable or a DSL line
  • A valid e-mail address

Please contact Admissions if you have questions about any of these requirements. We are glad to help.