- Faculty & Staff
On the recommendation of the faculty, the board of directors approved the following policy.
In order to ensure that all students are capable of utilizing the enhanced technologies that are incorporated into many of the Seminary’s courses, as well as to facilitate communications with
Therefore, a student who is admitted to a program at LTSP who does not own such equipment is strongly advised to purchase an appropriate computer system [laptop preferred] and appropriate
Students lacking basic computer skills (especially in word processing, email, and internet use) will find on the LTSP Web site: http://www.ltsp.edu/studentresources. Further assistance may need to be found by remedial help in these areas at their own expense. Seminary helpdesk support is limited to the software and hardware specifications issued each June.
[Specifications for New Machines]
We do not recommend any specific computer or computer manufacturer. Students may purchase a PC from any source as long as it meets the required specifications. We do encourage students to shop around for the best deal.
Student pricing is available for Macintosh through the Apple online Store; Apple Stores physical locations offer the same discounts with student id. From time to time our other computer suppliers will offer discounts to our students and we will provide links to these discounted offers below.
Those who desire to purchase an Apple computer may go to the Apple online Store http://store.apple.com/1-800-780-5009/WebObjects/EducationIndividual?type=higherEd Select Pennsylvania and enter Philadelphia. LTSP will be a choice in the list provided.