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:

  •  Students 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:

  • Link to 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
  • Link to additional information about the COMSAE exam


Policies and Procedures:

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



Lisa Karpel
Enrollment Services Specialist





This page was last modified on November 4, 2016