Each semester, eligible students will be given information regarding the Department of Humanities English assessments. Students taking ENGL 205 will complete the Qualifying Essay Exam. This exam consists of several different stories and media that students are given several weeks to review on Blackboard. Students must schedule a time within the offered testing schedule to come to the Writing Lab and write your exam. The final essay will be printed and turned in to the proctor as well as submitted electronically to

All students applying for graduation or student teaching with a Degree concentration in English will be given the Capstone Essay Exam. This exam will follow the same format at the Qualifying Essay Exam.

Any questions regarding these exams should be directed to Dr. Elizabeth Roth.

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