Miller Analogies Test

Does the graduate school you are applying to accept MAT scores? The MAT represents an excellent option for candidates applying to any of the hundreds of graduate programs that accept MAT scores for admission. For additional information, visit the Miller Analogies web site.

Exam Information

The Miller Analogies Test (MAT) is a high-level test of analytical ability that requires the solution of problems stated as analogies. The test measures your ability to recognize relationships between ideas, your fluency in the English language, and your general knowledge of the humanities, natural sciences, mathematics, and social sciences. The test is 60 minutes long, and you will receive a score report printout at the end of the exam.

Test Schedule

ACC offers the MAT Monday through Friday between 10:30 am and 3:00 pm by appointment. Call 512-223-7395 to make an appointment to take the MAT. Appointments are limited, so please register early.

Testing Fees

The MAT test is $95 which must be paid in full when you register. This fee can be paid online or in person at Business Assessment & Testing Services, ACC Highland Campus, Room 2221. The test fee is non-refundable. If you are late, absent, or reschedule on the same day of your test, you must pay a $15 fee to obtain a new appointment. 

Identification Requirements

You must present two forms of identification to take the test. The primary ID must be a government issued photo ID such as a: State issued driver's license, State issued identification card, Military identification, Passport, Government (national or foreign) identification that shows name, address, date of birth, photograph, and signature.

The secondary ID must have a photo or signature such as a: Student ID, Social Security Card, Signed Credit Card or Employee ID.

Register For This Test

To pay the test registration fee for the MAT online:

To pay the test registration fee for the MAT in person:

  • Bring the registration fee to Business Assessment & Testing Services, ACC Highland Campus, Room 2221.
  • The test appointment can be made at that time.

Supplies & Prohibited Items

We provide paper and writing utensils. Students cannot bring cell phones, food, drink, pagers, PDAs, any wireless communication devices, digital watches, alarm watches, any device that can take photographs or video, calculators, radios, tote bags, textbooks, note books, coats, hats (unless worn as a religious requirement), hand-held electronic games, or other nonessential items. If you are subject to getting cold during long periods of seating you can bring a sweater but you must be prepared to keep it on for the duration of the exam.