Alternative Tests

You don't HAVE to take the Official Mensa Test if your scores on other acceptable tests are high enough. There are around two hundred tests that could get you into Mensa .... here are just a few of them. For others, check the Qualifying Test Score FAQ at the Mensa National Office.

Tests commonly administered by school districts


CogAT Composite SAS of 132
DAS GCA 132
OLSAT Total SAI 132
Otis-Gamma Test IQ 131
NNAT Nonverbal Ability Index Score of 130+
Stanford Binet IQ 132
Stanford Binet 5 IQ 130
Woodcock-Johnson Test of Cognitive Abilities IQ 132

Tests administered by private psychologists


California Test of Mental Maturity (CTMM) IQ 132
Cattell IQ 148
Differential Ability Scales (DAS) GCA 132
Reynolds Intellectual Assessment Scales IQ 132
Stanford Binet IQ 132
Stanford Binet 5 IQ 130
Wechsler Adult and Children Scales (given in their entirety) FSIQ 130

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