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College of Arts & Sciences
Department of Languages, Literatures and Cultures


Graduate Exams

Graduate Comprehensive Exams (for MA and PhD students in LLC) 


Comprehensive Exams for MA, MAT & PhD:
Comprehensive examinations for MA, MAT and PhD candidates are scheduled on the Thursday and Friday prior to beginning classes in the Spring semester.

Make-up exams are held on the first Thursday and/or Friday in April.

Exams generally begin in the morning and are held at the Ted Mimms Language Laboratory in the Humanities Classroom Building. Examinees are expected to write their answers on computer, and will be provided one by the lab. Completed exams are then e-mailed as attachments to the graduate director directly from the lab for subsequent distribution to the committee.

If you have any questions, please contact the graduate advisor for your program, or the graduate director, Prof. Lara Lomicka-Anderson.

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