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Please review the general computer system requirements below to ensure an optimal experience with your online course features. If you are enrolled into a Live Online Class or Event or a Nursing Integrated Testing program, please also review those additional requirements below:

  • Broadband connection 5 Mbps or higher
  • DSL/Cable/LAN wired connection is strongly recommended over wireless
Hardware Requirements for PC
  • 1.4GHz or faster processor
  • 512MB of RAM (1GB recommended)
Hardware Requirements for Mac
  • 1.83GHz Intel Core™ Duo or faster processor
  • 512MB of RAM (1GB recommended)
Recommended Operating Systems and Web Browsers
  • Microsoft Windows 7, 8, 10 / Windows Edge browser, Mozilla Firefox 47+, Google Chrome 51+
  • Mac OS X 10.9 or higher / Mozilla Firefox 47+, Safari 9+, Google Chrome 51+
Additional System Requirements
  • Adobe Flash Player 20.0 or higher (free download available at
  • Adobe Acrobat Reader DC 11+ (free download available at
  • Screen resolution of 1024x768 or greater
  • Cookies and Javascript must be enabled
  • Chrome users: Flash must be enabled (no longer enabled by default)
Live Online Classroom / Event Requirements NIT Students Additional Requirements
  • MAC users sometimes report difficulty with the online program. Try using Chrome or FireFox instead of Safari.
  • Video Card: At least 64MB of video memory
  • Sound Card: At least 64-bit
  • Adobe Shockwave (free download available at
  • Disable Pop Up Blocker




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