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Technical Requirements for Online Master's Degree Courses

Minimum Requirements

Monitor:    1024 x 768 pixel resolution or better
Memory:    2+ Gigabyte RAM Memory
Hard Drive:    120 Gigabyte
Audio Output:    Sound card & speakers (for multimedia content)
Audio Input:    USB headset with microphone (for student input)
Connection:    High-speed broadband network; Cable; DSL
Unsupported Connections:    Dial-Up


Windows Processor:    Pentium IV 3.0 Ghz or better (dual core processor recommended)

Mac Processor:    PowerPC G4 or Intel

Unsupported Browsers:

  • Opera
  • AOL
  • Prodigy
  • CompuServe
  • Other ISP-provided browsers not listed above


  • You will need a scanner with sufficient resolution/quality to scan your homework papers for submission – (pdf format preferred)
  • Proctors should have access to a scanner with sufficient resolution/quality for exam submission - (pdf format preferred)

General Notes:

  • Ensure you have administrative access or a local system administrator available if the below requirements are not installed.

  • Check with you local IT staff as some IT Policies may be blocking access to video and/or your course.


 Courseware Links:

T-Square LMS | BlueJeans Web Conferencing

Video Conferencing/Web Conferencing

BlueJeans Web Conferencing:

  • H.323 (IP) based standard

  • Devices capable of supporting H.239 to dual monitors.

  • Microphones must be able to be muted.

  • Minimum 768 kbps Connection speeds.

  • Windows: Windows 8, Windows 7 SP1 and above, Windows Vista SP2 and above, Windows XP SP3
  • Mac: OS X 10.6 and above

  • Mozilla Firefox 13.0 and above

  • Google Chrome 10.0 and above (for Linux Chrome v34 and below are supported- check here)

  • Apple Safari 5.0 and above (OS X only)

  • Microsoft Internet Explorer 8 and above

  • Almost all native (integrated) webcams are compatible. External cameras that have been tested include:

    • Logitech C100, C120, C310

    • Microsoft LifeCam HD-3000 and HD-6000

    • Freetalk-HD

Mobile Apps

T-Square LMS


BlueJeans Apps:

iOS iPhone, iPad, iPod - click here for instructions Android Galaxy S, Nexus, etc. - click here for instructions

Firefox (21.x or newer)

Internet Explorer (9 or newer)

Safari (6.0 or newer) Windows version (latest 5.1.7)

Chrome (25 or newer)

Opera (12.0 or newer)

Try Firefox or Chrome if you run into issues with Opera