The Citadel

The Military College of South Carolina

MAT Testing Center

The Miller Analogies Test (MAT) is a high-level test of analytical ability that requires the solution of problems stated as analogies. The MAT consists of 120 partial analogies that you have 60 minutes to complete. 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.

As a reasonably priced test*, $100, administered in 60 minutes, the MAT represents an excellent option for candidates applying to any of the hundreds of graduate programs that accept MAT scores for admission. For information about the test you can visit

*Registration and payment of Test Fee MUST be completed at least two business days prior to the scheduled exam. Entry to the testing center will NOT be granted without prior registration and payment.

Exam Dates**:

Nov. 18, 2017      10:00 a.m.

Dec. 02, 2017      10:00 a.m.
Dec. 16, 2017      10:00 a.m.

Jan. 06, 2018       10:00 a.m.
Jan. 20, 2018       10:00 a.m.

Feb. 03, 2018       10:00 a.m.
Feb. 17, 2018       10:00 a.m.

Mar. 03, 2018       10:00 a.m.
Mar. 17, 2018       10:00 a.m.

Apr. 14, 2018        10:00 a.m.
Apr. 21, 2018        10:00 a.m.

May 12, 2018        10:00 a.m.
May 19, 2018        10:00 a.m.

June 09, 2018       10:00 a.m.
June 23, 2018       10:00 a.m.

Under special circumstances, the test may be offered during the week with advanced scheduling.  Please call the testing center for details.
If you would like to register for the test or have additional questions, call 843-953-4805 or 843-953-9536. Payment must be received by the Treasurer's Office two days prior to the exam.  Please call 843-953-5254 to make a payment by credit card.  
Information for Test Day


MAT examinees must provide two (2) forms of ID. One ID must be government issued and include both a photo and a signature. The second ID must include photo or signature.

  • No cell phones permitted in the Testing Center.
  • Examinees should arrive 30 minutes prior to appointment time.
  • Examinees will be asked to remove all jewelry, coats, hoodies, and hats, as well as to empty their pockets.
  • Examinees may not leave the building once testing has begun.
  • All pencils and scratch paper, if allowed, will be provided.


The Citadel is located at 171 Moultrie Street, Charleston, SC 29455. Examinees may park in any open lot or visitor parking space.

Our MAT Testing Center is in Bond Hall Room 252. Bond Hall the second building on your left hand side as you enter the main gates of campus. Upon entering the building, take the main stairs. At the top of the stairs you will continue straight down the hall way. Room 252 is the first room on your right.




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