Life Sciences and Pre-Medical Illustration Technology Requirements

The minimum system requirements for this program:

Students must purchase a Windows-based laptop with the following hardware specficiations:

  • CPU: Intel i7 6 core processor
  • Graphics Card: NVIDIA GeForce or Quadro model
  • RAM: 16GB DDR4 minimum (32GB reccomended)
  • Hard Drive: 1TB Solid State Drive (SSD)

Required Software

  • Operating System: Microsoft Windows 10 Professional (64-bit version)

Requried Accessories

  • 3-button external mouse (bluetooth connectivity reccomended)

Recommended for Protection and Security

  • External hard drive (1 TB or greater) for file backup and additional storage
  • Laptop bag or cover for your computer
  • Portable laptop lock

Software Ordering

  • Some software can be ordered directly from KCAD at a reduced cost for students
  • Go to the Technical Support Page for more information or visit Ferris’ Adobe CC for Students page to purchase software.