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Comprehensive Exams

Below you can find previous comprehensive exams in PDF form. You will need Adobe Acrobat Reader to view these files.

MA in American/Applied Politics


MA in Comparative Politics

MS in Justice, Law & Criminology


PhD in American Politics


PhD in Comparative Politics


PhD in Public Administration


PhD in Public Policy

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