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Major Field Examination

All Associate of Applied Science (A.A.S.) degree graduating students are required to take an examination in their major field of study. This is a state mandated graduation requirement. Please bring a copy of your graduation application to the Testing Center to schedule the Major Field Examination.

Students with two majors will choose only one major field area for testing.

Students with a disability who need special accommodation for the major field exit exam should contact Student Disability Services (SDS) for assistance.

Test Dates

The Major Field Examination test dates for Spring 2016, Summer 2016 and Fall 2016.

Seating is limited, please visit the Testing Center to schedule.

Spring 2016 Major Field Examination Date*
Date/Day Check-In Time Location
May 10/Tuesday 8:30 a.m. Macon Cove Campus, Farris Building, Rooms A, B, and C
Note: This is a makeup date.

Seating is limited, please visit the Testing Center to schedule.

Summer 2016 Major Field Examination Date*
Date/Day Check-In Time Location
June 27/Monday 12:30 p.m. Macon Cove Campus, Farris Building, Rooms A, B, and C
July 20/Wednesday 6 p.m. Macon Cove Campus, Farris Building, Rooms A, B, and C
July 22/Friday 8:30 a.m. Macon Cove Campus, Farris Building, Rooms A, B, and C

Seating is limited, please visit the Testing Center to schedule.

Fall 2016 Major Field Examination Date*
Date/Day Check-In Time Location
August 19/Friday 8:30 a.m. Macon Cove Campus, Farris Building, Rooms A, B, and C
September 28/Wednesday 10 a.m. Macon Cove Campus, Farris Building, Rooms A, B, and C
October 22/Saturday 8:30 a.m. Macon Cove Campus, Farris Building, Rooms A, B, and C
October 26/Wednesday 7 a.m. Macon Cove Campus, Farris Building, Rooms A, B, and C
November 3/Thursday 9:30 a.m. Macon Cove Campus, Farris Building, Rooms A, B, and C
November 9/Wednesday 6 p.m. Macon Cove Campus, Farris Building, Rooms A, B, and C
November 21/Monday 12:30 p.m. Macon Cove Campus, Farris Building, Rooms A, B, and C

Seating is limited, please visit the Testing Center to schedule.

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