• Fall Semester 2016 Exam Information
    GA History Exam
     Registration Deadline:  Monday, September 26
     Exam Date:  Wednesday, September 28, at 3:00 p.m.
    GA Constitution Exam
    Registration Deadline: Tuesday, September 27
    Exam Date: Thursday, September 29, at 3:00 p.m.
  • Future Georgia History & Constitution Dates
    • Spring 2017 February 8th & 9th
    • Summer 2017 June 14th & 15th
    • Fall 2017 September 27th & 28th
  • 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; 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; 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.

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.