MAP Growth Test Description

MAP Growth tests produce both an overall subject score and scores for the instructional areas, also called "goals." You can test up to four times per academic year without presenting the same question to a student in a two-year period.

You can choose from the following tests:

MAP Growth Test (Grade) Approx. Number
of Questions
English Versions

Language (2–12)

40 to 43 questions

Math (2–5)

40 to 43 questions

Math (6+)

Math for Algebra, Geometry, Integrated Mathematics — see Course-Specific Math Tests

40 to 43 questions

Reading (2–5)

40 to 43 questions


Reading (6+)


40 to 43 questions

Spanish Versions
Spanish Math (2–5) 40 to 43 questions
Spanish Math (6+)

Reading (2–5)

40 to 43 questions


Reading (6–8)

Note: For students who need visual assistance, the tests listed above are compatible with screen readers, such as JAWS®. Look for the term "Accessible" at the end of the test name. To learn more, see  Accommodations and Accessibility.

Course-Specific Math Tests

Students in grades 9 to 12 can take MAP Growth tests up to 3 times per year for the following subjects:

  • Algebra 1 and 2
  • Geometry
  • Integrated Mathematics 1, 2, and 3

In the test results, you can use the achievement norms and learning statements like other MAP Growth tests. For growth norms, however, you should disregard what appears on MAP Growth reports, and instead refer to the Course-Specific Math Norms.

Test Structures and State Standards

The instructional areas of MAP Growth tests vary by state and standards alignment. Details are available here: