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Technology and Support

Learning Online With Methodist

When you become an online student at Methodist University, you’ll have access to a long list of technology benefits and services.

Perks of Online Learning

  • Free access to Microsoft Office
  • Access your unofficial transcript, schedule, and financial aid information in one place in the myMU portal
  • Easily submit assignments, interact with classmates, receive updates from your instructor, and more with online learning environments like Canvas

Software and Hardware Requirements

You’ll need access to an internet-connected device, whether it’s your own or if you’re learning on a public access computer. It might work best if you purchase a laptop so that you can study on the go.

System RequirementsMacWindows
Operating SystemMac OS X 10.7 and newerWindows 7, 8, or 10
Recommended BrowsersThe newest possible version of Firefox, Chrome, or SafariThe newest possible version of Firefox, Chrome, or Internet Explorer
Software Requirements

Microsoft Office (Word, Excel, PowerPoint) 2010 or higher. All Methodist University students receive free access to Office.

Some courses may require video conferencing software, such as Skype, along with a camera and microphone.

Please contact an enrollment counselor at 1-910-212-4956 for full technology requirements.