A Christian College of the Liberal Arts & Sciences

What Are Houghton's Technology Requirements for Online Courses?

Internet Connection High speed DSL or broadband cable required.
Browser Mozilla Firefox 3.0 or higher; IE 7.0 or higher.
Operating System Version Windows XP (recommended), Windows Vista, Window 7, Mac OS 10.4 or higher.
Desktop Processor (CPU) Pentium 4 at 2.0 GHz or faster.
Laptop Processor (CPU) Centrino (or Centrino Du) 1.5 GHz or faster.
Memory (RAM) Windows XP: 512 MB or more, Windows Vista: 1024 MB or more, Windows 7: 1024 MB or more, Mac OS: 1024 or more.
Hard Disk Space 40 GB or more of free space.
CD-ROM/CDE-RW Drive: DVD or combo drive helpful.
Some courses may require additional software and/or hardware as it pertains to the instruction of the course.  These additional requirements will be clearly spelled out in the course manual.