Mini-Mental Status Examination (MMSE) Online Test – Disclaimer

 Our apologies to the educators, medical professionals and families who utilize the free, non-commercial, online MMSE produced by our organization. A private, for-profit company called Psychological Assessment Resources (PAR) Inc. has demanded we remove the tool.


The MMSE is a tool that has been available to the public for free for almost 50 years. If you would like to regain access our free, online MMSE, please email PAR Inc’s Permissions Director, Vicki McFadden and request that we be given permission to re-publish the tool.
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Fortunately, the MMSE is also available in paper format from the National Institutes of Health (NIH) website. Download it here.  Another version is also available from the Australian government. Download it here.


The Mini-Mental Status Examination (MMSE) or Folstein Test is a fast and simple test to quantify cognitive function and loss as occurs in the early stages of Alzheimer’s and other dementias. This free, online version of the standardized MMSE makes it easy to administer, score, receive and save the results. This tests the individual’s orientation, attention, calculation, recall, language, and motor skills. This test requires:

  • An administrator, but the administrator needs no special training.
  • A blank sheet of paper and a pen or pencil
  • Approximately 15 minutes to complete.

Scoring is calculated automatically and provided immediately upon completion of the test. Click “I Agree” to begin.

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By clicking “I Agree” you agree you will not hold our organization liable for any damages arising out of the use of the tool. This tool is for informational purposes only and does not constitute legal or medical advice. Your use of this tool is at your own risk.