• Fall 2019 Exam Information
    GA History Exam
    Registration Deadline:

    Fall - Monday, September 2

    Exam Date:

    Fall - Wednesday, September 4, at 3:00 p.m. 

    GA Constitution Exam
    Registration Deadline:

    Fall - Tuesday, September 3

    Exam Date:

    Fall - Thursday, September 5, at 3:00 p.m. 

  • Georgia History Proficiency Exam
    • Required text: Georgia Odyssey: A Short History of the State by James C. Cobb (2nd ed.) ISBN-10: 0820330507
    • The textbook is available via UWG library, UWG Bookstore, or through online textbook retailers.
    • The exam consists of 20 multiple choice questions.
    • Passing requires a score of 60% or better.
    • Students have two chances to take the exam. This exam is administered once per semester. If the student is still unsuccessful after the second attempt, completion of an additional course may be required. 
  • Georgia Constitution Proficiency Exam
    • Required text: GA State Politics: The Constitutional Foundation by Allen, Lee M. & Saegar, Richard ISBN-10: 0757595901
    • The textbook is available via UWG library, UWG Bookstore, or through online textbook retailers.
    • The exam consists of 45 multiple choice questions. 
    • Passing requires a score of 60% or better. 
    • Students have two chances to take the exam. This exam is administered once per semester. If the student is still unsuccessful after the second attempt, completion of an additional course may be required.

 

NOTE: GA History & GA Constitution Proficiency Exams are offered once a semester. There is no fee for the exams. Examinees will be required to show photo ID.

*Coming Spring 2020, there will be at $10 testing fee associated with both the GA History and the GA Constitution exams. Additionally, we will offer individual appointments for testing if you are unable to register for our regularly scheduled exam each semester.*

NOTE: If you are not sure if you need to take the exam, please email any questions/concerns to graduation@westga.edu and transfer@westga.edu in the Registrar’s Office.

To register for the exam, CLICK HERE.