The Comprehensive and Honors Qualifying Examination in Mathematics

Every mathematics major needs to take the comprehensive examination in mathematics, and any student wishing to write a senior honors thesis in mathematics needs to take the honors qualifying examination in mathematics in their junior year.

The sub-pages of this page contain the information you need to understand the exam in mathematics and prepare for taking it:

Questions about the Mathematics Comprehensive Exam can be emailed to MathComps@amherst.edu.