Comprehensive Osteopathic Medical Self-Assessment Examination (COMSAE)

Self-assessment exams for Year 2 and Year 3 TCOM students that gauge knowledge and ability in preparation for the COMLEX exams.

For all standardized exams

  • ┬áStudents should bring their:
    • Laptop
    • Charger
    • Ethernet cable (and adaptor if needed)
    • Photo ID
  • Students should complete all needed software updates prior to coming to the exam.

COMSAE Information

  • Visit the NBOME website
  • COMSAE exams are 200 questions and last 4 hours (four sections – one hour each)
  • COMSAE exams are taken in the TIMED mode to most closely simulate COMLEX conditions
  • You must know your NBOME log in (user ID and password) in order to take the exam
  • Learn more about the COMSAE exam


  • All Year 2 TCOM students are required to take the COMSAE 1 exam


Lyndsey Wilson, Coordinator
Testing and Evaluation Services