Technology Requirements for Online Courses

The primary requirements to participate in classes are computer hardware, software, and an Internet connection.

Touro University Worldwide IT department strongly recommend the following:

Minimum Requirements
Recommended Requirements
Internet Connection
 56k Modem Broadband (Cable or DSL)
512kbps Download speed or higher
Software Requirements
Word Processing application to save and open Microsoft Office formats (.docx, .xlsx, .pptx)
Adobe Acrobat Reader to view PDF files
Adobe Flash Player to view videos, tutorials, and other media content
Anti-Virus Software to scan files and emails
Microsoft Office 2007 or higher (Word, Excel, PowerPoint)
Adobe Acrobat Reader 9 or higher
Adobe Flash 10 or higher
Hardware Requirements
1 GHz Processor 512MB of Memory (RAM) 20GB of free storage space 2 GHz Processor or higher 2GB or higher of Memory (RAM) 30GB or higher of free storage space


The TUW Integrated Campus (IC) system is supported by any browser on any device: Windows, Mac, etc. However the system will work best with Firefox or Google Chrome. For the best learning experience, download and install Firefox or Google Chrome.  Both are free software.

*** Some courses require additional software to complete the course successfully; more information will be provided upon registration.