Psyc Comprehensive Exam Guidelines for 2012

The comprehensive exam in psychology consists of a paper that integrates material from three areas in psychology.  Ordinarily several possible questions are distributed in January with a mandatory outline submitted in February.  The paper is due during the second comprehensive examination period for the Easter semester.

The Department released the 7-page Comps 2015 Guidelines for the class of 2012 on November 7.  Major headings include

  • Integrative Essay
  • Evaluation Procedures
  • Calendar Summary 2011-2012
  • Standards for Evaluation of the Outline
  • Standards for Evaluation of the Essay
  • Assistance