Applications Approved for Instructional Use

Collection of specific applications that have been approved for academic use

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R is a free software environment for statistical computing and graphics.

Adobe Acrobat Pro

Adobe Acrobat is a family of application software and Web services developed by Adobe Systems to view, create, manipulate, print, and manage files in Portable Document Format (PDF). The family comprises Acrobat Reader (formerly Adobe Reader), Acrobat (formerly Acrobat Exchange), and

Applications Approved for Instructional Use Overview

Applications within this portfolio provide stand-along value in support of the educational mission. These applications are often used by individual faculty and students to conduct research, to collaborate, and to gain a deeper understanding of how technology is used in the real world.

ARGUS Enterprise

ARGUS Enterprise enables organizations to project the performance of their commercial real estate assets throughout the investment lifecycle.

Articulate Studio

Articulate Studio allows you to create PowerPoint‑based courses easily.

Base SAS

SAS is a statistical software suite developed by SAS Institute for data management, advanced analytics, multivariate analysis, business intelligence, criminal investigation, and predictive analytics.

Cinema 4D + Redshift

Cinema 4D is a 3D software suite that offers users demanding, fast-paced 3D production. Redshift is a renderer built to meet the specific demands of contemporary high-end production rendering in C4D.

Circuit Design Suite

Circuit Design Suite allows users to design circuits using intuitive and cost-effective tools.


Cloudlab provides a variety of Gsuite add-ons that help enhance student learning in and out of the classroom.

Code Blocks

Code Blocks is a tool which allows users to format their code into Google Docs.

DaVinci Resolve 17

DaVinci Resolve is the world’s only solution that combines editing, color correction, visual effects, motion graphics and audio post production all in one software tool! Its elegant, modern interface is fast to learn and easy enough for new users, yet powerful for professionals. You can work with camera original quality images throughout the entire process.

Dremel DigiLab 3D Slicer

Dremel DigiLab 3D Slicer allows you to slice your CAD files without internet connection. You can use the Dremel DigiLab 3D Slicer to slice files for not only your Dremel 3D printers, but also for your other Cura-integrated 3D printers.


Flexible platform for virtual events, meetings & teams.​​​​​​​ Filo integrates directly with Zoom so you can scale your virtual event, meeting or team to any size while still delivering the best quality audio and video experience.

Geocode by Awesome Table

Geocode is a tool that helps you get latitudes & longitudes from addresses in a Google Sheet to display them on a map you can share.


GitLab is an open DevOps platform that is a single application for unparalleled collaboration, visibility, and development velocity.

GooseChase EDU

GooseChase blends together the tried-and-true fun of scavenger hunts with mobile technology to create educational experiences for students.

JetBrains - PyCharm Community Edition

PyCharm is a dedicated Python Integrated Development Environment (IDE) providing a wide range of essential tools for Python developers, tightly integrated to create a convenient environment for productive Python, web, and data science development.

JetBrains Integrated Development Environment (IDE) Educational Use License

JetBrains creates essential IDE's and tools for software developers and their teams.


LabVIEW is an application that assists with hardware configuration, measurement data, and debugging.


LaTeX is a document preparation system for high-quality typesetting. It is most often used for medium-to-large technical or scientific documents but it can be used for almost any form of publishing.


MapBox is a mapping and location cloud platform for developers. It provides precise location data and powerful developer tools.


Maple is a mathematical software that allows you to run complex equations easily.

Mathematica by Wolfram Research, Inc.

Mathematica is computational software used in science, engineering, finance, and other areas of technical computing that require mathematics. Mathematica is available in the cloud through any web browser, as well as natively on all modern desktop systems.


Matlab is designed to analyze data, develop algorithms, and create models.

Microsoft 365

Microsoft 365 (formerly known as Microsoft Office 365) is the hub for all of the classic Microsoft tools: Office, Excel, Powerpoint, Outlook, and more. All Miami students and employees can download and use these tools free of charge.

Microsoft Azure Dev Tools for Teaching

Microsoft Azure Dev Tools for Teaching puts professional developer tools, software, and services from Microsoft in the hands of faculty and students with low-cost subscriptions. Students receive developer tools at no cost--everything needed to create apps, games, and websites--so they can chase their dreams, create the next big breakthrough in technology, or get a head start on their career.

Microsoft Development Software

A variety of Microsoft software is available for free download to students taking classes in specific departments. Students taking any STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering or Math) get some basic Microsoft software while students in Computer Science, MIS, IMS, Engineering get access to most all Microsoft Development Software.


Minitab is an easy-to-use statistical software that can help with analytics.


MuseScore is a scorewriter supporting different file formats and input methods. It is released as free and open-source software and accompanied by a mobile score viewer and playback app, and an online score sharing platform.


Notch enables users to create interactive and video content in one unified real-time environment.


Paperpile is a free, fully-featured citation manager for Google Docs

Pear Deck for Google Slides

Pear Deck is a Google Slides add-on that adds more interactivity to presentations. is an online platform to facilitate peer feedback sessions with students.


PIPE-FLO is the original fluid system modeling and calculation software.

POLYGON - Adventure Pack

A 3D asset pack for Unity.

Red Giant Complete

Red Giant Complete gives you the complete set of Red Giant tools that are used for 3D production and VFX.

SAS JMP Pro 15

JMP statistical discovery software from SAS is the tool of choice for scientists, engineers and other data explorers

Simio Academic Simulation Software

Simio Academic Community with simulation software, course development, texts, and discussion forums.


IBM SPSS Statistics is a comprehensive, easy-to-use set of predictive analytic tools for business users, analysts, and statistical programmers.


StoriesOnBoard allows users to create collaborative user story maps.


SystemStar is used to produce estimates of a software development project's cost.

Teradata University Network - Student Facing Educational Program

Online data and analytics training resource for CEC students. Students can access free online training to help them prepare for a career in data and analytics.

Twitter Archiver - Gsuite Add-on

Twitter Archiver is a G-Suite add-on that allows you to archive Tweets in a Google spreadsheet.

UiPath Academic Alliance

Develop in-demand RPA skills for students at your institution.

Unity Educational License

A free licensing program for Unity software and classroom management tools/resources for in-class instruction.


VersionOne is a tool for enterprise agile management.


XSENS MVN Animate is a motion capture and analysis system that allows users to create 3D characters.