Skip to main content


Virtual Arkansas Tech Department


Welcome to the Virtual Arkansas Tech Department pages. Use the information below to ensure students have appropriate equipment and resources for VA courses.


Equipment Requirements

Individual students must have access to the following items:

  • An internet connected computer
    • For 2018-2019, Chromebooks are not fully supported for testing purposes.  Starting the 2019-2020 school year, Chromebooks will be fully supported. 
  • Unique School Email Address For Each Student 
    • Email addresses will not be provided by Virtual Arkansas.
  • Headset w/microphone 
  • Webcam
  • Course-related textbooks and materials.



System Technical Requirements

Student computers must have the following system recommendations:

This table identifies computer and internet requirements.
 Computer Internet


 2 GHz or higher


 2-4 GB or higher


 Windows: 8 or higher

 Mac: macOS 10.7 or higher

 Screen Resolution

 1024 x 768 or higher

Internet Connection

High-speed connection



The latest stable release of:




Software Requirements

Students may be required to use the following software:

* Denotes that this software requires a password to access. Access to this download must be requested by sending an email to 


Visit our tech downloads page to get the needed resources.