The East Central College Board of Trustees Monday night accepted a bid for 44 new Dell PCs and monitors from the state negotiated purchasing contract.

The computers will be installed in the nursing program’s computer lab. 

The PCs will cost $32,166.64 and will be funded through the technology fees budget. 

The new equipment will replace 8-year-old systems that no longer meets the minimum system requirements for current instructional and testing software.