**Fall 2018 GRADUATE EXAM SCHEDULE**

__QUALIFYING EXAMINATIONS__

**ALGEBRA**

*WEDNESDAY, SEPTEMBER 19, 2018*

1:00 pm -3:30 pm

**LOCATION: RH 114**

**COMPLEX ANALYSIS**

*THURSDAY, SEPTEMBER 20, 2018*

1:00 pm -3:30 pm

**LOCATION: RH 114**

**REAL ANALYSIS**

*FRIDAY, SEPTEMBER 21, 2018*

1:00 pm -3:30 pm

**LOCATION: RH 114**

**Exam Information – **

**Master Students**

To satisfy exam requirements, students need to obtain ** a M.S. level pass** (

__) in the__

*prior to the start of their second year*- *Core Assessment Exam* (offered in the Spring of every year) or the

- *Comprehensive Exam* (offered in the Spring of every year) or the

- *Qualifying Exam* (offered before the start of each Fall quarter)

** in two of the three areas**: Real Analysis, Complex Analysis, and Algebra. At most one pass can stem from a Comprehensive exam. This only applies to students who were asked to take Math 205 or Math 206 (see below).

Students may not attempt to pass an exam in any particular area more than three times.

Some students may require additional background before entering Math 210 or Math 230. This will be determined by assessment prior to the start of students' first year by the Vice Chair of Graduate Studies, upon consultation with the Graduate Studies Committee. Such students will be directed into Math 205 and/or Math 206 during their first year.

**PhD Students**

__ By the start of the second year__, students must achieve at least

- ** 2 M.S. level passes** among three Exams in Real Analysis, Complex Analysis and Algebra.

__ By the start of the third year__, students must achieve

- ** 2 Ph.D. level passes** among three Exams in Real Analysis, Complex Analysis and Algebra.

To satisfy these exam requirements, students may take the

- *Core Assessment Exam* (offered in the Spring of every year) or the

- *Qualifying Exam* (offered before the start of the fall quarter) or the

- *Comprehensive Exam* (only grants a MS pass, offered in the Spring every year): at most one*******

in these areas.

Students may not attempt to take an exam in a particular subject area more than 3 times.

A student who passes a Qualifying examination at the PhD level prior to taking the corresponding course will be exempted from taking the course.

. *Please Note: corresponding qualifying exam coursework (210,220,230) cannot be used to satisfy both exam and coursework requirements.*

*******Some students may require additional background prior to entering Math 210 and 230. This will be determined by assessment prior to the start of the students’ first year by the Vice Chair for Graduate Studies, upon consultation with the graduate studies committee. Such students will be directed into Math 205 and/or Math 206, or equivalent, during their first year. (The summer Jumpstart Program, August -September, covers Math 205/206). These students (only) may pass one Comprehensive Exam in the areas of Algebra or Analysis in lieu of achieving a M.S. pass on one Core Assessment or Qualifying Exam that must be obtained prior to the start of the students’ second year.

**Course Exam/Syllabi**

**Complex Analysis [1]**

__Algebra Qualifying Exam Syllabus [5]__

## Sample Examinations

__Advisory Exam in Algebra - Fall 2010 [6]
Advisory Exam in Alegbra - Fall 2009 [7]
Advisory Exam in Algebra - Fall 2008 [8]
Advisory Exam in Algebra - Fall 2006 [9]
Advisory Exam in Algebra - Fall 2005 [10]__

__Advisory Exam in Analysis - Fall 2008 [11]
Advisory Exam in Analysis - Fall 2004 [12]__

**Comprehensive Exam in Algebra - Spring 2017** [13]

**Comprehensive Exam in Algebra - Spring 2016** [14]

__Comprehensive Exam in Algebra - Spring 2015 [15]
Comprehensive Exam in Algebra - Spring 2014 [16]
Comprehensive Exam in Algebra - Spring 2013 [17]
Comprehensive Exam in Algebra - Fall 2012 [18]
Comprehensive Exam in Algebra - Fall 2011 [19]
Comprehensive Exam in Algebra - Spring 2010 [20]
Comprehensive Exam in Algebra - Spring 2009 [21]
Comprehensive Exam in Algebra - Spring 2008 [22]
Comprehensive Exam in Algebra - Spring 2007 [23]
Comprehensive Exam in Algebra - Spring 2006 [24]
Comprehensive Exam in Algebra - Spring 2005 [25]
Comprehensive Exam in Algebra - Fall 2004 [26]__

**Comprehensive Exam in Analysis - Spring 201** [27]**7** [13]

**Comprehensive Exam in Analysis - Spring 2016** [28]

**Comprehensive Exam in Analysis - Spring 2015** [29]

**Comprehensive Exam in Analysis - Spring 2014 [30]
Comprehensive Exam in Analysis - Spring 2013 [31]
Comprehensive Exam in Analysis - Spring 2010 [32]
Comprehensive Exam in Analysis - Spring 2009 [33]
Comprehensive Exam in Analysis - Spring 2007 [34]
Comprehensive Exam in Analysis - Fall 2006 [35]
Comprehensive Exam in Analysis - Spring 2006 [36]
Comprehensive Exam in Analysis - Spring 2004 [37]**

**Qualifying Exam in Algebra - Fall 2017 [38]**

__Qualifying Exam in Algebra - Spring 2017 [39]__

__Qualifying Exam in Algebra - Fall 2016 [40]
Qualifying Exam in Algebra - Spring 2016 [41]
Qualifying Exam in Algebra - Fall 2015 [42]
Qualifying Exam in Algebra - Spring 2015 [43]
Qualifying Exam in Algebra - Fall 2014 [44]
Qualifying Exam in Algebra - Spring 2014 [45]
Qualifying Exam in Algebra - Fall 2013 [46]
Qualifying Exam in Algebra - Spring 2013 [47]
Qualifying Exam in Algebra - Fall 2012 [48]
Qualifying Exam in Algebra - Spring 2012 [49]
Qualifying Exam in Algebra - Fall 2011 [50]
Qualifying Exam in Algebra - Spring 2011 [51]
Qualifying Exam in Algebra - Fall 2010 [52]
Qualifying Exam in Algebra - Spring 2010 [53]
Qualifying Exam in Algebra - Fall 2009 [54]
Qualifying Exam in Algebra - Spring 2009 [55]
Qualifying Exam in Algebra - Fall 2008 [56]
Qualifying Exam in Algebra - Spring 2008 [57]
Qualifying Exam in Algebra - Fall 2007 [58]
Qualifying Exam in Algebra - Spring 2007 [59]
Qualifying Exam in Algebra - Spring 2006 [60]
Qualifying Exam in Algebra - Fall 2006 [61]
Qualifying Exam in Algebra - Spring 2005 [62]
Qualifying Exam in Algebra - Fall 2004 [63]
Qualifying Exam in Algebra - Winter 2003 [64]
Qualifying Exam in Algebra - Fall 2002 [65]
Qualifying Exam in Algebra - Spring 2001 [66]
Qualifying Exam in Algebra - Fall 2001 [67]
Qualifying Exam in Algebra - Fall 2000 [68]
Qualifying Exam in Algebra - Winter 2000 [69]
Qualifying Exam in Algebra - Fall 1997 [70]
Qualifying Exam in Algebra - Spring 1997 [71]
Qualifying Exam in Algebra - Spring 1996 [72]__

**Qualifying Exam in Complex Analysis - Fall 2017** [73]

**Qualifying Exam in Complex Analysis - Spring 2017** [74]

**Qualifying Exam in Complex Analysis - Fall 2016** [75]

**Qualifying Exam in Complex Analysis - Spring 2016** [76]

**Qualifying Exam in Complex Analysis - Fall 2015** [77]

**Qualifying Exam in Complex Analysis - Spring 2015** [78]

**Qualifying Exam in Complex Analysis - Fall 2014** [79]

**Qualifying Exam in Complex Analysis - Spring 2014** [80]

**Qualifying Exam in Complex Analysis - Fall 2013** [81]

__Qualifying Exam in Complex Analysis - Spring 2013 [82]
Qualifying Exam in Complex Analysis - Fall 2012 [83]
Qualifying Exam in Complex Analysis - Fall 2011 [84]
Qualifying Exam in Complex Analysis - Fall 2010 [85]
Qualifying Exam in Complex Analysis - Fall 2009 [86]
Qualifying Exam in Complex Analysis - Spring 2009 [87]
Qualifying Exam in Complex Analysis - Fall 2008 [88]
Qualifying Exam in Complex Analysis - Spring 2008 [89]
Qualifying Exam in Complex Analysis - Fall 2007 [90]
Qualifying Exam in Complex Analysis - Fall 2006 [91]
Qualifying Exam in Complex Analysis - Spring 2006 [92]__

**Qualifying Exam in Real Analysis - Fall 2017** [93]

**Qualifying Exam in Real Analysis - Spring 2017 [94]**

**Qualifying Exam in Real Analysis - Fall 2016** [95]

**Qualifying Exam in Real Analysis - Spring 2016** [96]

**Qualifying Exam in Real Analysis - Fall 2015** [97]

**Qualifying Exam in Real Analysis - Spring 2015 [98]
Qualifying Exam in Real Analysis - Fall 2014 [99]
Qualifying Exam in Real Analysis - Spring 2014 [100]
Qualifying Exam in Real Analysis - Fall 2013 [101]
Qualifying Exam in Real Analysis - Spring 2013 [102]
Qualifying Exam in Real Analysis - Fall 2012 [103]**

__Qualifying Exam in Real Analysis - Fall 2011 [104]__

**Qualifying Exam in Real Analysis - Spring 2011 [105]**

__Qualifying Exam in Real Anaylsis - Fall 2010 [106]__

Qualifying Exam in Real Anaylsis - Spring 2010 [107]

Qualifying Exam in Real Analysis - Spring 2009 [108]

Qualifying Exam in Real Analysis - Fall 2008 [109]

Qualifying Exam in Real Analysis - Fall 2007 [110]

Qualifying Exam in Real Analysis - Fall 2006 [111]

Qualifying Exam in Real Analysis - Spring 2006 [112]Qualifying Exam in Real Anaylsis - Spring 2010 [107]

Qualifying Exam in Real Analysis - Spring 2009 [108]

Qualifying Exam in Real Analysis - Fall 2008 [109]

Qualifying Exam in Real Analysis - Fall 2007 [110]

Qualifying Exam in Real Analysis - Fall 2006 [111]

Qualifying Exam in Real Analysis - Spring 2006 [112]