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System Requirements

Minimum Technology Requirements

To ensure all course related work is compatible, PS students are provided with an Office 365 subscription for the duration of their enrollment at Southwestern College. Learners are required to ensure compatibility with Office features required for work submitted in any SCPS course if alternative office suite software is used (Google Docs, OpenOffice, etc.).

Office 365 System Requirements
Blackboard Learn Browser Checker
Zoom System Requirements

Technical Support

Southwestern College provides learners support for the most commonly used software required for their educational program. These include Blackboard Learn and Deets Library and their interoperability with:

  • Windows 7, Windows 10
  • Microsoft Office for Windows
  • Windows Internet Explorer

Technical support for all other purposes, all other software, and all hardware may be obtained via the respective vendor’s online resources and customer support. Some helpful online resources for technical support beyond what Southwestern College supports are as follows: 

If you have any questions regarding technology requirements not addressed in this document, please contact the SC Helpdesk at

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