MPAO System Requirements

System Requirements

Students should have the following minimum requirements to access on Marco Polo Academy Online programs:



  • A PC running Windows 10 or Mac running OS X or Chromebook running Chrome OS
  • 2GB of RAM
  • High speed internet connection
  • A sound card with speakers or headphones that can be plugged into the computer
  • A functional webcam and microphone software
  • Adobe Reader
  • Adobe Shockwave
  • Adobe Flash Player
  • Java
  • A typical Office Suite including a word processor application, equation editor and spreadsheets
  • A scanner or phone/camera may be used to submit handwritten assignments.
  • All-in-one multifunction printer with scanner
  • A way to save work to a removable disk (flash drive, thumb drive, jump drive, or the capability to write to a CD or DVD)



  • Mozilla Firefox4 or higher or
  • Internet Explorer
  • Safari
  • Google or Google Chrome