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Written Comprehensive Examinations/Applications

Written Comprehensive Examinations are required of graduate students, are composed of questions drawn from all courses taken in graduate study, and must be successfully completed prior to graduation. Comprehensive exams are given in October, March and June. Only one re-examination is allowed. In order to make application for the comprehensive exam, send in an application (download from the links that follow) at least eight (8) weeks prior to the date of the exam. The following applications are in .pdf format. Acrobat Reader is required and may be downloaded free from this link: http://get.adobe.com/reader/

Six weeks before the date of your comprehensive exam, a packet of information and comprehensive questions will be mailed to your home. Below are links to some of the information that will be included in that packet (Comprehensive questions are specific to concentration area and cannot be circulated on this web site.):