Department Specs

Click on one of the departments below for a complete list of requirements for specific majors:


Daniels College of Business

Dept of Computer Science

Dept of Engineering

Lamont School of Music

Sturm College of Law


Lamont School of Music

Recommended for all Lamont School of Music majors:
Minimum: MacBook Pro 13-inch
Recommended: MacBook Pro 15-inch
Warranty: 3 year parts and labor (AppleCare Protection Plan - Auto Enroll)

We do not recommend the Macbook Air for price/features reasons.

REQUIRED for Lamont Bachelor of Music Recording and Production majors:
Minimum: MacBook Pro 15-inch with 750 GB 7200rpm drive or 512 GB SSD (solid state drive)
Warranty: 3 years parts and labor (AppleCare Protection Plan - Auto Enroll)

If you decide to buy a machine other than those recommended (a Windows machine for example) please make sure your laptop has a built-in microphone and video camera for recording lessons, rehearsals, etc. and for use in Music Technology class.


If you have any questions about the Lamont School's laptop requirements, please contact:

Michael Schulze
Lecturer, Coordinator of Music Recording and Production program