Troy University has been recognized by Princeton Review, U.S. News and World Report, Military Times and more as having some of the best undergraduate programs in the Southeast and nation. Whether you are graduating from high school, transferring from a two-year school, or completing your degree as a working adult, TROY offers a wide variety of associate and baccalaureate degrees that will open doors to career opportunities.
Graduate study can help you achieve your career goals! Holders of advanced degrees will be in high demand in the next 10 years, according to the Bureau of Labor Statistics, and U.S. Census data shows that advanced degrees increase pay and prosperity Troy University’s Graduate School offers advanced degrees in all five of the University’s academic colleges: education, business, arts and sciences, health and human services, and communication and fine arts. In addition, TROY’s commitment to flexibility means that you have in-class, online and blended options. Plan for your next career by completing your graduate education at TROY. Innovation, knowledge and creativity are all elements for success. Get started today!
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Campus visits are the most important aspect of the college decision making process. Visits give you the opportunity to discover what makes our unique University the right fit for you. TROY welcomes you to come and see what makes our campus different, one that you will want to consider your home away from home.
We invite you to register for a visit Monday - Friday at 10:00 a.m. or 2:00 p.m. or on specified Saturdays for a TROY Tour or Trojan Day event.
*Students interested in visiting other Alabama campuses must contact the specific campus for visit information and registration as available dates and times vary.
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Global Campus meets the needs of working adults, including military, government agency civilians, teachers and future business leaders who want the opportunities that come with earning a degree. Because adult learners often have different educational needs than traditional students, courses are provided at times and in formats designed around people who work and have other commitments for their time.
Are you curious about learning in the online environment? Would you like to take an online class, but feel that you need more information? Discover more about learning in the online environment, the skills and technologies that are required, as well as some helpful tips on how to become a successful online student.
The Center for Student Success computer lab is available for students who need to take the COMPASS placement exam, proctored exams, MFT/ Proficiency Profile exams, Graduate Comprehensive Exam or other required testing. The lab is also available to offer students the technological equipment needed to complete academic assignments, access to the internet, print or conduct job searches.
On the day of your exam, please arrive 15 minutes early and note the following requirements in order to be admitted into the exam room.
All Troy University students are required to have and check a Troy University e-mail account. This account should be used for all official Troy University electronic correspondence. Once you have registered for classes, your e-mail account will be created within 48 hours. Your e-mail address is the same as your Trojan Web Express ID. If you do not know your Trojan Web Express ID, follow this link: Find Your E-mail Address.
If you continue to have difficulty, send an e-mail to email@example.com or contact the Helpdesk at (334) 670-HELP (4357). Students can also find help at 1 (800) 414-5756.
Students have a mailbox size limit of 50 GB.
A proctored exam is a test taken under the supervision of a qualified person or with the use of an electronic device that allows a qualified person to monitor your activity. Many TROY Online courses now require a proctored exam. Your instructor will indicate this requirement via the online schedule of classes, the course syllabus, a Blackboard announcement or by e-mail. The TROY Online Testing Staff also send e-mail notifications to every student enrolled in a course that requires a proctored exam.
For a complete explanation of a Proctor’s qualifications and University proctored exam processes, please click here.
Please note that if you register online for an exam, you will be contacted by a proctor that your registration is confirmed or in need of additional details for the exam, date and time selected.
COMPASS placement exam assesses the kinds of skills needed for success in college. It helps to place students in whatever course they are ready for, either college-level courses or courses to prepare them for college-level courses. There is not a pass or fail with the COMPASS exam. It determines the current skill level in the areas tested so the student can be placed in the appropriate course. The COMPASS test areas are writing, reading comprehension and mathematics. Students must take this exam unless they have previously completed college level math and/or English at another institution and those courses have been accepted by Troy University at the appropriate level. Please see the two links below for practice exams.
ATTENTION Phenix City/Columbus/Ft. Benning Students: Please e-mail firstname.lastname@example.org with the request to register for the COMPASS exam. A proctor will contact you in regards to your inquiry.
Students taking this exam are enrolled in BUS 4476. The exam is given via Blackboard and is taken immediately following the MFAT exam. It has a hard time limit of 45 minutes. If a student does not submit their exam 45 minutes after the exam has started, it will automatically submit itself.
The MAT is a high-level mental ability test requiring solutions stated as analogies. Through analogies with content from various academic subjects, MAT scores help graduate schools identify candidates whose knowledge and abilities go beyond mere memorization or repeating information. The analytical skills measured by the MAT are key to success in graduate school and highly valued by graduate programs. The exam must be taken prior to the first term of enrollment unless you have previously completed a master’s degree through an accredited institution. The exam is timed at 60 minutes with an additional 20 minutes to build a profile prior to the exam. Below is a link where students can have access to a study guide, practice test and official transcripts.
Students are required to have two types of identification for the MAT exam. A picture ID such as a driver’s license or a military ID card. The second source required can be a credit card or library card.
Term 2 2016 Exam Dates:
Wednesday, November 9, 2016 (10 a.m. EST)
Monday, December 5, 2016 (2 p.m. EST)
Term 3 2017 Exam Dates:
Tuesday, January 3, 2017 (10 a.m. EST)
Wednesday, January 18, 2017 (2 p.m. EST)
Learn more about the MAT exam
The MFAT is used to measure students’ mastery of their chosen field of study, assess the effectiveness of major programs of the student and approve curricula and student learning outcomes. The exam is 2 hours and has 100 questions. To register, please see the link below.
For Business, Criminal Justice and Psychology majors only. Psychology majors have to complete the MFAT proctor form. For all other majors, the MFAT exam information will automatically be sent to proctor along with course exam information once you complete the course proctor form.
Term 2 2016 Exam Dates (10 a.m. or 2 p.m. EST):
BUS 3310: December 12–18, 2016
BUS 4476: November 11–December 4, 2016
BUS 6607: December 11–17, 2016
CJ 4499: November 13–26, 2016
MSM 6650: December 4–10, 2016
Register for MFAT exam
The Proficiency Profile test assesses four core skill areas: critical thinking, reading, writing and mathematics. Associate degree-seeking students will be expected to complete the Proficiency Profile prior to graduation. Students are expected to take the exam within 50 semester hours. Bachelor degree-seeking students will be expected to complete the exam during their junior year. Students will be expected to take the exam within 90 semester hours. Students entering Troy University with an associate or bachelor's degree will not be required to complete the Proficiency Profile exam.
Assessment results are used to fulfill a SACS requirement for accreditation and are important to ensure credibility of a diploma earned through Troy University.
Term 3 2017 Exam Dates:
Tuesday, February 7, 2017 (10 a.m. EST)
Tuesday, February 21, 2017 (2 p.m. EST)
Register for MAPP exam
Please call (334) 448-5232 or send an e-mail with your questions and concerns to Ms. Vanda Zavala at email@example.com.
All testing is conducted at:
TROY Phenix City Riverfront Campus
1510 3rd Avenue
Phenix City, AL 36867
3rd floor, Room 310