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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 ETS® Proficiency Profile Test Dates for Fall 2015, Spring 2016, and Summer 2016.

Fall 2015 Major Field Examination Date*
Date/Day Check-In Time Location
December 11/Friday 8:30 a.m. Macon Cove Campus, Fulton Building, Room 400 (Auditorium)
December 15/Tuesday 12:45 p.m. Macon Cove Campus, Farris Building, Meeting Rooms A, B, and C
Note: This is the final fall 2015 Major Field makeup date.

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

Spring 2016 Major Field Examination Date*
Date/Day Check-In Time Location
February 10/Wednesday 6 p.m. Macon Cove Campus, Farris Building, Meeting Rooms A, B, and C
February 13/Saturday 8:30 a.m. Macon Cove Campus, Farris Building, Meeting Rooms A, B, and C
March 5/Saturday 8:30 a.m. Macon Cove Campus, Farris Building, Meeting Rooms A, B, and C
March 22/Tuesday 12:30 p.m. Macon Cove Campus, Farris Building, Meeting Rooms A, B, and C
April 13/Wednesday 6 p.m. Macon Cove Campus, Farris Building, Meeting Rooms A, B, and C
May 2/Monday 8:30 a.m. Macon Cove Campus, Farris Building, Room 1201 (Auditorium)

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

Summer 2016 Major Field Examination Date*
Date/Day Check-In Time Location
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.

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