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Minitab Licensing

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Minitab is an all-in-one statistical and graphical analysis software package for Windows. The current release of the full version of Minitab is version 18.1.0.

Your Minitab license also provides access to Minitab Express, a lighter version of Minitab that includes all of its most-used features. Minitab Express is available for both Windows and Macintosh. The current release of Minitab Express is version 1.5.1.

Purchase a License

Our Minitab volume license runs from August 1 through July 31 of the following calendar year. Please note that all Minitab volume licenses expire on the same date, regardless of the date of initial purchase.  We are not able to offer prorated pricing at this time. 

To order a license, visit


Access to the software is by permit only. Authorized users will be granted access to download the software. This software is licensed to Cornell University and its use is strictly limited to Cornell faculty, staff, and students at the main campus and affiliate locations. Please see your license for details.

Minitab for Windows

Minitab Express


Please see the instructions for installing Minitab and Minitab Express

Note: The installation process is more complicated than just running an installer.

System requirements

Minitab 18 is a Windows-only application. It is supported under Windows 7 (SP1 or higher), Windows 8/8.1, and Windows 10.

Minitab Express is supported under both Mac (macOS 10.9 or higher), and Windows (Win 7 SP1 or higher).

For a detailed listing of specific system requirements, please see the vendor's Minitab System Requirements page.

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Wednesday, August 9, 2017 - 7:19am

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