Technical FAQs

Do I need to own a computer to attend?

No. Each high school student will be issued a loaner computer, printer/scanner/fax combination for use while enrolled in Idaho Technical Career Academy (ITCA).

What computer skills are required?

High school students are most successful if they have basic computer skills.

What does the computer system provided by ITCA include?

Computers provided by ITCA follow these technical specs:

  • Speed: 1.8 GHz or better
  • RAM: 2-4 GB
  • Disk space: 160 GB or more
  • DVD drive
  • Monitor:  19-inch flat panel
  • Laptop screen: 15.6-inch
  • Audio: High Definition sound card
  • Modem: Ethernet port.  Laptops incl. Nic card (wi-fi)
  • Desktop Microphone and  Headset Microphones
  • Operating system: Windows  7 Professional
  • Microsoft Office 2010
  • Microsoft ® Internet Explorer version  10
  • Google Chrome 33
  • Mozilla Firefox 22
  • Adobe ® Reader ®
  • Macromedia Flash™
  • Shockwave™
  • Java 7
  • QuickTime ®
  • Real Player ®
  • McAfee ® Virus Protection
  • McAfee ® Web Protection

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RealPlayer is a trademark or a registered trademark of RealNetworks, Inc.

Macromedia Flash is a trademark or registered trademark of Macromedia, Inc. in the United States and/or other countries. QuickTime is a registered trademark of Apple Computer, Inc.