Comprehensive Exam

The ELPS Masters and Education Specialist comprehensive exams are both take-home assessments and should be completed by students during their last semester of course work. The comprehensive exam descriptions and instructions are available under Forms. Students need to complete a permission to take the comprehensive exam form (also available under Forms) and turn it in to Tansi Hayes at least six weeks prior to the due date of the exam. An informational session will be held five weeks before the exams are due to answer student question and students can also contact their advisors with any questions pertaining to the exam.

Due dates for the comprehensive exam are as follows:

  • Spring Semester - Third Monday in March
  • Summer Semester - Third Monday in June
  • Fall Semester - Third Monday in October

Please contact Tansi Hayes at tansi.hayes@unco.edu or 970-351-2861 or your advisor for more information and the date of the informational session.