Student Computer Recommendations

Recommendations for student computers in UTA's College of Business

Recommended computer specifications for College of Business students (General)

  • i7 or better Processor
  • 16 GB of Memory (RAM)
  • Solid State Drive (SSD)
  • The size of the drive depends if the student needs/wants to store data on the computer or on the cloud.
  • Several courses also require a camera/webcamera and a microphone for class activities and exams

This is a baseline computer recommendation. Please consult your instructor or your Department for specific recommendations related to your program of study and software/hardware recommendations.


  • i7 or better Processor
  • Windows 10 or newer
  • Minimum 16 GB of Memory (RAM)
  • Minimum 250G Hard Drive; Solid State Drive (SSD) Preferred
  • Webcam, Microphone, Speaker
  • Appropriate Connections; WIFI, Ethernet, USB-3

While an Apple MacBook can potentially meet the technical specifications, the MacBook may not work with all required software. It is the student’s responsibility to insure MacBook compatibility with required software.