Cumulative Exams

Some articles on exams, exam:

Qual - United States Graduate Programs
... Depending on the institution, "prelims" may also be called "quals" or "general exams" ... to pass both a written and an oral qualifying exam ... from their department of study, and this committee administers an oral exam ...
Prelims - United States Graduate Programs
... "prelims" may also be called "quals" or "general exams" ... Johns Hopkins University refers to the exam as "Doctoral Board Oral" Exam, or DBO, a change from the previous "Graduate Board Orals," or GBO, as it used ... require students to pass both a written and an oral qualifying exam ...
Comprehensive Examination
... A comprehensive examination (or comprehensive exam or exams), often abbreviated as "comps," is a specific type of examination that must be completed by ... form and general requirements for the comprehensive exam varies according to the faculty or department, degree sought, university, and country, but typically tests knowledge of the student's subject ... Typically, comprehensive exams consist of three written exams and an oral examination, however some programs require only written or oral examinations ...

Famous quotes containing the words exams and/or cumulative:

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