Comprehensive Exams

Many of the programs at The University of Alabama require students to pass a written comprehensive exam prior to graduation.  Student must register by completing a comprehensive exam application and submitting it by the required deadline (typically the first week of class during the semester comprehensive exams will be taken. 

Students should contact their advisor concerning comprehensive exam dates and requirements.  The format of the tests are determined by the department (face to face in Gadsden or on campus in Tuscaloosa, or take home exams).