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2 Semesters (1 Year)
Credential Awarded
Ontario College Graduate Certificate

This program has a bring your own device policy. All students will be required to have their own Windows-based laptop. Please ensure your device meets or exceeds the following expectations.

Must have a Windows-based laptop, as the Adobe Technical Communication Suite and MadCap Flare are not supported for a Mac OS. 

  • Microsoft® Windows® 10 or 8.1 with 64-bit CPU - Recommended: Windows 10 
  • 1.6GHz or faster processor with SSE2 support 
  • Intel Core i3 (or similar) processor - Recommended: Intel Core i7-i9 (or similar - AMD) processor 
  • 8 GB DDR RAM 
  • 512GB (or higher) SSD (for example: 512GB M2 or NVMe SSD) - Recommended: 1 TB 
  • 10 GB of available disk space
  • 1280x800 display resolution - Recommended: 1920x1080 (HD) or 3480 x 2160 (4K) 
  • NVIDIA GeForce MX250 or similar graphics capability (example AMD Radeon 520 graphics card or Intel UHD Graphics 620) 
  • Must be internet capable: 802.11ac Wi-Fi, or 10/100 Ethernet Port (Recommended
  • Microsoft® Office Suite 
  • Integrated webcam to support online course instruction (or can purchase separate webcam) 

Note: The cost of your laptop is considered in books and supply costs. 

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Books and Supply Costs


Please note: All costs are approximate, may vary by campus and are subject to change at any time without notice. Parking, locker and some mandatory incidental fees are among the charges not included in the figures above. For more information see fee details.