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Recommendation by Major

Computer Recommendations By Colleges & Majors

These are the recommended computers by the UCF Colleges for the major.

How to Purchase

 Please visit the Technology Product Center, conveniently located on the UCF Main Campus, during store hours.  Email tpc@ucf.edu or Call (407) 823-5603.

Select Your Major

A Webcam is recommended for all Majors as classes my have virtual components.

For Architecture and Communication & Media Students please view Specific Sections.

Specifications:Minimum:Recommended:Power User:
Operating SystemWindows 10Windows 10Windows 10
Processori5i5i7
Ram8GB16GB16GB
Video CardIntegratedIntegrated4GB
Storage256GB SSD256GB SSD512GB SSD
MiscPortablePortablePortable
Specifications: Minimum: Recommended: Power User:
Operating System Windows 10 Windows 10 Windows 10
Processor Intel i7 9th Generation Intel i7 10th Generation Intel i9 10th Generation
Ram 16gb 32gb <32gb
Video Card Nvidia RTX 2060TI Nvidia RTX 2080 Nvidia RTX 3070
Storage 500gb Mechanical 500GB SSD + 1TB HDD 1TB SSD
Misc
Specifications:Minimum:Recommended:Power User:
Operating SystemWindows 10 or OSXWindows 10 or Mac OSWindows 10 or Mac OS
ProcessorIntel i5Intel i7Intel i9
Ram16GB16GB or 32GB32GB
Video Card4GB6GB or 8GB8GB
Storage512GB SSD1TB SSD1TB SSD
Misc   

Macs are not recommended.

 Minimum:Recommended:Power User:
Operating SystemWindows 10Windows 10Windows 10
ProcessorIntel i5Intel i5Intel i7
Ram8GB16GB16GB
Video CardIntegratedIntegratedIntegrated
Storage128GB SSD256GB SSD512GB SSD
MiscPortablePortable 
Specifications:Minimum:Recommended:Power User:Mac:
Operating SystemWindows 10Windows 10Windows 10OSX
ProcessorIntel i5Intel i5Intel i7Intel i5
Ram8GB16GB16GB8GB
Video CardIntegratedIntegratedIntegratedIntegrated
Storage128GB256GB512GBGB256GB
MiscPortabilityPortabilityPortabilityNOT recommended MS-HCI & BS-HIIM Programs.

Mac Computers are not recommended for College of Engineering.

 Minimum:Recommended:Power User:
Operating SystemWindows 10Windows 10Windows 10
ProcessorIntel i5Intel i7Intel i7 or Higher
Ram8GB16GB32GB
Video Card2GB4GB Graphics Card8GB Graphics Card
Storage256GB  SSD512GB SSD1TB  SSD
MiscN/A15″ Display 15″ Display
Specifications: Minimum: Recommended: Power User: Mac:
Operating System Windows 10 Windows 10 Windows 10 Mac OSX
Processor i5 i5 i7 i5
Ram 8GB 16GB 32GB 16GB
Video Card Integrated Integrated Discreet Integrated
Storage 128GB SSD 256GB SSD 512GB SSD 256GB SSD
Misc Portability Portability Portability Portability

Please contact College of Medicine for details.

E-mail: mdadmissions@ucf.edu
Phone: 407.266.1350

Specifications:Minimum:Recommended:Power User:Mac:
Operating SystemWindows 10Windows 10Windows 10OSX
ProcessorIntel i3Intel i5Intel i7i5
Ram4GB8GB16GB8GB
Video CardIntegratedIntegratedIntegratedIntegrated
Storage128GB256GB256GB256GB
MiscPortabilityPortabilityPortabilityPortability

Macs are not recommended.

 Minimum:Recommended:Power User:
Operating SystemWindows 10Windows 10Windows 10
ProcessorIntel i5Intel i5Intel i7
Ram8GB8GB8GB
Video CardIntegratedIntegratedIntegrated
Storage512GB HDD or 256GB SSD1TB HDD or 256GB SSD512GB SSD
Misc   
 Minimum:Recommended:Power User:
Operating SystemWindows 10Windows 10Windows 10
ProcessorIntel i3Intel i5Intel i7
Ram4GB16GB16GB
Video CardIntegratedIntegrated4GB Video Card
Storage1TB HDD256GB SSD512GB SSD
Misc  HDMI to VGA Adapter,
Presentation Clicker
Specifications:Minimum:Recommended:Power User:
Operating SystemWindows 10Windows 10Windows 10
Processori5i5i7
Ram8GB16GB32GB
Video CardIntegratedIntegratedDedicated
Storage128GB SSD256GB SSD512GB SSD
MiscPortablePortablePortable
Specifications:Minimum:Recommended:Power User:
Operating SystemWindows 10Windows 10Windows 10
Processori5i5i7
Ram8 GB16 GB16 GB
Video CardIntegratedIntegratedDedicated
Storage128GB SSD256GB SSD512GB SSD
Misc