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Minimum Specifications

Minimum Specifications for Required Notebook Computer

While the most updated MacBook and MacBook Air models are highly encouraged, below are the minimum specifications:

Specification

Minimum

Recommended

Model Apple Macbook Pro Apple Macbook Air, Apple Macbook Pro w/Retina Display
Processor 1.6 GHz Intel Core -
Memory 4 GB SDRAM 8 GB SDRAM
Storage 256 GB -
Protection AppleCare Protection Plan for MacBook AppleCare Protection Plan for MacBook

Order your MacBook Pro or MacBook Air through the Apple Education Store.

Note: Students who already have a notebook computer meeting or exceeding these specifications do not need to obtain additional items to meet the requirement. Students who can upgrade an existing notebook computer to meet or exceed these specifications may do so to meet the requirement. Other students must obtain a notebook computer meeting these specifications to fulfill the requirement.