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College of Business Administration College of Business Administration Technology Integration Services

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Buying a Laptop

There are a few key attributes of a laptop computer that the College of Business requires in order to maximize its effective use and support. Those items are processor speed, amount of memory, hard drive space, warranty maintenance, networking capability, backup & CD and the Operating System.

For more specifics, please see:
Laptop specifications for Windows users
Laptop specifications for Mac users
Laptop Software
-- Executive MBA students should consult the setup guide for their program.   Click on "Executive Education" to the left, choose "Computer Setup Instructions" and choose your program from the list provided
Company Issued Laptops  --- troubleshooting problems when accessing UT sites from home or your company

The University has good relationships with a number of vendors in whose equipment we have confidence and who sell their products through the university computer store. The computer store is working closely with the College on the purchase of appropriate hardware & software and can provide pre-purchase advice to students and their families. They can be reached at 865-974-2930 or you can visit their site at by clicking here. Also feel free to contact the the Technology Integration Services unit of the College of Business via email by clicking here.

Special Graduate Program Laptop Requirement

The Physicians Executive MBA Program has developed their own laptop specifications.    Please continue to the link below.

Physicians Executive MBA