Technical Requirements



  • District-supported computing device


  • A modern PC or Mac Computer*
  • Access to Office 365
  • Internet access

*Lightweight or mobile devices such as Google Chromebooks, iPads, Android tablets, or smartphones may not be compatible with many of our courses. Please ensure you have a Windows or Mac based computer available to complete coursework if your mobile device does not meet the needs of the course.

All Cobb students are eligible to receive a district-supported laptop. Information on opting-in to the student laptop program can be found through your local school. Cobb Virtual Academy cannot be held responsible for issues with student's personal computers, home internet access, or software. No refunds are provided for technology problems that are the responsibility of the registrant. 

The Cobb County School District provides Microsoft Office for all students. Click here for information on how to access and install MS Office.