Art and Design Major

Laptop Specifications

Requirement Windows System Minimum Apple MacBook Minimum
Operating System Windows 10 Mac OS Big Sur 11.3.1
Memory 16 GB 16 GB
Storage 512 GB SSD 512 GB SSD
Screen 15 inches 16 inches
Processor Intel Core i5 Quad-core M1 or Intel Core i7
Graphics Intel Iris Plus Graphics AMD Radeon w/4gb GDDR6
Webcam Built-in or external Built-in or external
Wireless 802.11ac 802.11ac

It is highly recommended that students with a concentration in Graphic Design purchase an Apple MacBook Pro due to industry standards.

Purchasing Options

Students are free to select any brand or model that meets the required specifications of their program. JSU has identified the following partners that offer academic discounts. 

It is highly recommended that all student laptop purchases include a 3 or 4 year warranty with accidental coverage.