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Technology Requirements

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Be aware that you are not limited to these requirements and larger or more powerful Apple laptop will work as well.

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The minimum system requirements for this program:

  • 15” MacBook Pro 2.0Ghz with Retina Display
  • 8 GB RAM standard, 16 GB upgrade recommended at time of purchase
  • 256 GB flash storage
  • Additional Applecare Coverage


  • Microsoft Office for Mac
  • Adobe Creative Cloud
  • Adobe LightRoom 5

External Accessories

  • At least a 1TB External Hard Drive or larger for backup and storage of files
  • 18 Megapixel or higher DSLR camera with a fixed focal length or zoom lens. Full frame sensors are encouraged, but not required.
  • External card reader for DSLR memory card

Recommended for Protection and Security

  • Laptop Bag or Cover for your MacBook Pro
  • 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.