Comprehensive Exam

Announcing the Excellence in Advising Award Program

October 31, 2012

Capella University is pleased to announce the Excellence in Advising Award Program. Here’s some background and a link to the nomination form: Each year, Capella University recognizes outstanding advisors who provide direction for you in achieving your educational goals. Capella … Continue reading

Ten Strategies to Consider When Writing Your Comp Exam

June 29, 2012

Here are ten strategies that may foster your success in the Comprehensive Examination: 1. Prepare for the exam—get your systems, reference materials, and timeline in place. 2. Make sure your work and life contexts are situated to help you succeed. … Continue reading

How should I approach a rewrite of my comprehensive exam?

April 30, 2012

Podcast Description: Some are going to fail the comprehensive exam on their initial attempt. They will, however, have an opportunity and two weeks in which to rewrite the failed portion of the exam using feedback from the readers. Transcript: The … Continue reading

What is academic honesty?

April 29, 2012

Podcast Description: Academic Honesty is one of Capella University’s highest values. Violations carry significant negative consequences. All Capella learners and all scholar practitioners’ work must reflect standards of academic integrity. Transcript: The following presentation is a production of Capella University … Continue reading

What if I do not submit the comprehensive exam?

April 27, 2012

Podcast Description: Whether it is time management or extenuating circumstances, find out what to do when you are unable to submit your comprehensive exam. Transcript: The following presentation is a production of Capella University and is not intended for commercial … Continue reading