Office of the Registrar
School of Graduate Studies (2019/2020)
25.4 Comprehensive Examinations
  1. Students electing to qualify for the Degree under Option 2 must write a comprehensive examination. The comprehensive examination shall examine the student's ability to integrate and apply material from all course work completed during study for the Degree. The student may be required to appear for an oral examination.

  2. The comprehensive examination shall normally be constructed and evaluated by an examining committee of three examiners, at least two of whom shall be faculty members of the School of Human Kinetics and Recreation appointed by the Dean on the recommendation of the Dean of the School.

  3. A student may not write the examination before completing the course work for the Degree.


Every student in graduate studies shall comply with the General Regulations, the Degree Regulations and any additional requirements of the Department.