Technology Requirements for School of Nursing Graduate Students

 2021-2022 Requirements

Students are required to have a laptop or desktop computer that meets the system requirements outlined by the Duquesne University School of Nursing.


  • Latest version of Windows 10 or Mac OS X 10.14 Mojave or later
    • Chromebooks are not compatible
    • Windows 10S is not compatible
  • Intel Core i5 processor or greater, no older than 2017
  • 8GB RAM minimum; 16GB strongly recommended
  • Broadband internet connection at least 2 Mbps download and 2 Mbps upload speed
  • Webcam for video conferencing and proctored exams (internal or external webcam)
  • Microphone (internal or integrated microphone in webcam is sufficient)
  • Headphones or earbuds
  • Speakers