All students are required to take a comprehensive examination for their major during their senior year, prior to graduation.
Students will receive emails titled “Senior Test Information” at their Truman email account regarding senior testing and may register online by clicking here, or by calling the Assessment and Testing office at 660-785-4140 or by emailing firstname.lastname@example.org with your name, phone number, test name, and preferred testing date and time.
Each discipline selects the designated senior exam. Students must take a senior test for each major they are pursuing.
ACAT (Area Concentration Achievement Tests)
Justice Systems (take while enrolled in JUST 430)
BOC (Board of Certification)
CHES (Certified Health Education Specialist) Exam
CLA (Collegiate Learning Assessment)
Philosophy and Religion
Communication Senior Test
Communication (take while enrolled in COMM 495)
HESI (Health Education Systems, Inc.) Exam
EP-C (Certified Exercise Physiologist)
Exercise Science (take while enrolled in ES 498)
MFT (Major Field Test)
Business (Accounting, Finance, Management, Marketing, & International Business)
Chemistry (take while enrolled in CHEM 445)
National Latin Exam and/or National Greek Exam
Classics (required exam(s) is designated by Classics faculty and is determined based on each student’s coursework)
Art (all concentrations) and Art History (take while enrolled in ART 425)
Romance Language (the language of the required exam is chosen by student based on their course work)