Computer Standards for Students
The College of Nursing requires that all students in the Nursing Program have a notebook/laptop
computer that meets or exceeds our posted minimum standards. This computer is essential for use in completing research, exams, academic, and
communications tasks. You can purchase a new computer or use a computer you already
own, provided it meets the minimum standards.
Computer Purchasing through USC
The University of South Carolina does have purchasing programs for enrolled students.
The College has partnered with Dell to offer a few different computer options at competitive
pricing - College of Nursing Dell Partner page.
Additionally you can visit the University Technology Services Computer Purchase Page for University pricing and more information. Any available discounts or promotions
for purchase will be listed on this site. Apple computer purchases are also available
via this link.
Software used in the Nursing Curriculum
The following is a list of the most common software packages used at the USC College