Computer Technology Needed for Using Blackboard
Must have basic computer skills such as word processing and experience
using the Internet.
Access to a PC with Windows 95 or higher operating system. It
should also have at least a 28.8 k baud modem. (A 56 k baud modem
Must have access to an Internet connection.
Must use one of the following Internet browsers: Microsoft Internet
Explorer (IE) 5.5 or higher, Netscape Navigator 7.1 or higher, Firefox.
For the complete guide of supported operating systems and web browsers
here (PDF file).
Microsoft Word (preferred) or Microsoft Works. Additionally, if
you are enrolled in the Organizational Management Online Program
(OMOP), you will need PowerPoint.
Access to your St. Joseph’s College email account. Your
online course instructor will be using your St. Joseph’s College
email address for any email correspondence. If you do not know how
to access your email, please click