System Requirements for AGS Students

Students taking onsite, online, or hybrid courses access course materials and submit assignments using an online learning management system. Students may choose between a Windows or Apple computer as long as the computer provides access to the minimum hardware and software requirements noted below:

  • Microsoft Office 365™ - students and faculty receive free licenses to Word, Excel, PowerPoint, and Outlook through OCU BlazerMail
  • Current Operating System
  • CPU - 1 GHz or higher
  • RAM - 2 GB  
  • USB port - 1 or more
  • Sound card and speakers
  • Display - 1024 x 768 or higher resolution
  • Internet access - 5 Mbps or higher download speed
  • Current Web browser - requires an up-to-date version of Google Chrome, Mozilla Firefox, Microsoft Edge, or Safari (Apple only)
  • Webcam and microphone - optional but highly recommended

NOTE: Some disciplines utilize software that requires a Windows operating system, such as Business requires Access.  Students choosing to use Apple products are responsible for ensuring that they have access to a computer capable of running the necessary Windows operating system and software required for their courses.