Computer Requirements

Skills You Need to Succeed

In order to succeed in online courses you will need certain computer and technology skills.  You should be able to access e-mail, operate word processing software, navigate and adjust settings in your web browser, and be able to find specific information and resources on the internet.  You should also have a basic familiarity with your designated learning platform, which is Carmen for academic credit courses and Canvas for the professional development courses.

Computer Requirements

Minimum computer requirements include the following:

What if I need help?

If you have trouble accessing quizzes, lectures, or other materials, please contact 24/7 support via 614-514-IT4U (4848) or the OCIO Self Service site go.osu.edu/IT. You are likely familiar with using the OCIO Self Service site as a way to request help with certain services like email and password resets.