Students must complete two-thirds of the program (21 semester hours) in their major area and have been admitted to candidacy before they are permitted to sit for their examination. Students must register for the examination at The HLM Graduate School at least two weeks in advance; dates are published in the academic calendar. The comprehensive examination will be administered by the
Graduate Program Director or his designee. Performance on the examination will be reported by the Graduate Program Director to The Harold Lloyd Murphy Graduate School. Students who intend to take the comprehensive examination may request review materials from the Graduate Program Director three (3) weeks prior to the scheduled examination.