Graduate Testing

Bethel is a testing location for the Miller Analogies Test (MAT).

More than 1,500 colleges and universities require the MAT for admission into some graduate programs. Check with your admissions advisor to see if it's a requirement for your program.

Taking the Miller Analogies Test at Bethel

The Miller Analogies Test (MAT) is a graduate school admission test consisting of analogies requiring analytic reasoning and content knowledge, including English, science, and the humanities.

The exam takes exactly 1 hour and is administered electronically. You will know your results at the end of the test. The test is typically offered twice a month at 10 a.m. at our Pine Tree site in Arden Hills.

For further instructions for taking the MAT at Bethel, download the MAT Testing Brochure (pdf).

MAT Exam Sessions

Day of Week Date Check-in Time

Test Start Time

Registration Deadline*
Friday October 10 9:45 a.m. 10 a.m.

October 6

Friday October 17 9:45 a.m. 10 a.m.

October 13

Friday November 7 9:45 a.m. 10 a.m.

November 3

Friday November 21 9:45 a.m. 10 a.m.

November 17

Friday December 5 9:45 a.m. 10 a.m.

December 1

Friday December 19 9:45 a.m. 10 a.m.

December 15

*Contact the testing coordinator directly at or 651.638.6740 before attempting to register for exam session after this date.


Online registration is available for all of our exams.

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Contact Laurie Huston, our testing coordinator.