MAT Registration

To register to take the MAT at the Millersville University Test Center, please click on the link below to access the online registration form:

(Visa, MasterCard, Discover, or electronic check accepted)

PLEASE NOTE: An MAT test score is not required for application to the following Millersville University master's degree programs -- Art, Early Childhood Education, Mathematics, and Nursing .

Some Millersville University master's degree programs exempt applicants from the MAT requirement if the applicant has earned a specific cumulative grade point average (gpa):

Emergency Management (MSEM) - 2.8 or higher cumulative gpa

Gifted Education (M.Ed.) -  3.0 or higher cumulative gpa
Social  Work (MSW) -  2.8 or higher cumulative gpa, from ALL course work completed, including transfer
Sport Management (M.Ed.) - between 2.75 - 2.99 cumulative gpa

Language & Literacy, Technology Education, Integrated Scientific Applications (MSISA) -  3.0 or higher cumulative gpa

All applicants with earned master's degrees are exempt from the MAT requirement.

General Information

The MAT is a high level mental ability test requiring the solution of problems stated as analogies. It consists of 120 partial analogies that are completed in 60 minutes. The MAT is intended to measure the ability to recognize relationships between ideas, fluency in the English language, and general knowledge of the humanities, natural sciences, mathematics, and social sciences. There is no foreign-language edition of the MAT. Dictionaries or any other reference aides are not permitted when taking the MAT.

The MU Test Center is a Controlled Testing Center (CTC) for Pearson, offering the computer-based MAT, by appointment only. The MAT is administered in the computer testing lab located in room 117 on the ground floor of Stayer Hall.

PSE Customer Relations—MAT
19500 Bulverde Road
San Antonio, Texas 78259

Telephone: 1-800-622-3231 or 210-339-8710
Fax: 1-888-211-8276 or 210-339-8711
Monday–Friday, 8:30 a.m.–5:00 p.m. Central Standard Time

MAT Schedule

On the following dates:

Spring 2018

Tuesdays at 2 pm, 6 pm, 7 pm, and 8pm

January: 23 and 30

February: 6, 13, 20, and 27

March: 6, 20, and 27

April: 3, 10, 17, and 24

May: 1

Thursdays at 2 pm, 3 pm, 4 pm, and 5 pm 

January: 25

February: 1, 8, 15, and 22

March: 1, 8, 22, and 29

April: 5, 12, 19, and 26

May: 3

Fridays at 2:30 pm, 3:30 pm, and 4:30 pm

January: 26

February: 2, 9, 16, and 23

March: 2, 9, 23, and 30

April: 6, 13, 20, and 27

May: 4





Administrative Office Location
Mailing Address

College of Graduate Studies and Adult Learning
Test Center, Lyle Hall
Millersville University
P.O. Box 1002
Millersville, PA 17551

Phone: 717-871-4168
Fax: 717-872-3453

Testing Room
Stayer Hall, Room 117