Taft Law School faculty believe evidence of computer literacy is required to earn a credible graduate degree in any discipline. Technology also plays an important part in a student’s ability to communicate with administration, faculty, and fellow students. Accordingly, all students (including students enrolled in independent study courses) must have access to a computer with the minimum specifications set forth in the current Taft Law School General Catalog.
Minimum Hardware Requirements
Students are not expected to be computer experts. However, all students must have a working knowledge of Microsoft
Word® or comparable software, access to the Internet, and e- mail.
- Pentium III
- 512 MB RAM
- 4X CD-ROM
- 56K Baud Modem,
DSL, Cable, T-1, ISDN, or Similar Connection
- 10 Gigabytes hard drive with at least 2 Gigabytes of free space
- Microsoft Windows® 7 or 8.
Office® or comparable software
(Must be able to create .DOC or .DOCX format files)
- Antivirus Protection
- A Dependable Internet Service Provider
7.0 (or Higher)
(Available at no cost when downloaded from the Internet. Any modern browser will be acceptable. Google Chrome is recommended for the best experience.)
(Available at no cost from various providers)
- Adobe Acrobat
(Available at no cost when downloaded from the
|(A Macintosh® environment may not be compatible with the School’s system and will not be supported by the School's Technical Support. More Information.)