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Michigan Certified Assessing Technician (MCAT)

Michigan Certified Assessing Technician (MCAT)

MCAT certification is a limited certification which provides individuals with basic education in assessment administration.  Certification is achieved by attending a 2 day course and passing the STC MCAT exam with a score of 75% or higher.  Individuals who hold MCAT certification may not sign an assessment roll.

The October 2022 Michigan Certified Assessing Technician Program to be held at the Okemos Conference Center has reached the student limit and is now closed.

The State Tax Commission is pleased to announce that applications are now being accepted for the December 2022 Michigan Certified Assessing Technician (MCAT) program to be held December 1st and December 2nd, from 8:00 a.m. to 5:00 pm. at the St. Clair County Auditorium.  The exam will be on December 5th, from 9:00 a.m. to 11:00 a.m., at the same location.  Fully completed applications must be received in our office no later than November 11, 2022 to be considered for the December 2022 MCAT Program.  Please allow 10-14 days for payment and application to reach our office.

Form 5804 - Registration Form for December 2022 MCAT Program in St. Clair

Great Lakes Assessors and Directors (GLAD) will be sponsoring and offering an MCAT course located in Sault Ste. Marie, on December 7th and 8th, with the exam on December 9, 2022.  If you would like further information on the course or are interested in attending, please email

An organization wishing to sponsor and offer a MCAT course, must complete all documents contained within the MCAT Organization Program Packet (Organization Application, Organization Security Agreement, Instructor Agreement and Agreement to Proctor an Examination) and submit the completed packet to the State Tax Commission.

MCAT Organization Program Packet

Questions about this course can be directed to Will Gast via email at