Assistive Technology


The college has specialized software and assistive devices available at various campus sites for student use. Students needing to use the technology should contact the DSSO regarding availability and/or installation at a particular campus.

Assistive Tech Available:

  • Kurzweil 1000 and 3000 Reading Software- Reads and highlights written or scanned materials as well as the Web
  • Zoomtext- Magnification and screen-reading software
  • Dragon Naturally Speaking- Dictation software
  • CCTV - Video magnifier that enlarges text and objects put under camera
  • Victor Wave and Victor Stream Readers- E-book (DAISY/ MP3) players
  • Digital Recorders- For classroom use
  • Personal FM System- Allows direct transmission between instructor and hearing-impaired student 

Student using a CCTV to enlarge textbook

Student using a CCTV to enlarge a textbook