Testing Center

GRE (Graduate Record Exam) Subject Tests: Paper-based

Testing Center Update 

St. Cloud State University is in the process of relocating our testing center and anticipate the move to be completed by Summer 2021.  We are preparing a safe testing environment that complies with current COVID-19 protocols.

Our new site is located a few blocks from SCSU’ s main campus, is easily accessible and has ample free parking. Additional details will be posted here in the coming weeks.

Testing companies are not currently scheduling exams at our site. We sincerely apologize for any inconvenience but please know testing services will be resumed as soon as possible.

The GRE® Subject Tests gauge undergraduate achievement in eight specific fields of study and is often required for admission into a master's degree program.

Fees and Registration

The fee for the GRE Subject Test is $150.

You can only register for a paper-based GRE Subject Test either online or by mail through ETS, the testing company.  Please go to the GRE Web site listed below and select GRE Subject Test.  Register early to receive your free test preparation materials in time to prepare for the test.

The GRE National Subject Test dates occur in the following months each year.  Specific dates can be found on the GRE website.

  • September
  • October
  • April

Test Preparation

The Center for Continuing Studies at St. Cloud State University offers test preparation courses.

You may email testprep@scsutraining.com if you have questions.

You may also refer to the GRE Web site listed below for detailed information regarding test preparation.

GRE Web Site