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Bring on College With Confidence

We know that thinking about college can stir up butterflies in the stomach, sweaty palms and jittery nerves. And we’re talking about you. Imagine how your son or daughter feels! Sylvan is here for your family every step of the way. Our test prep programs and college prep courses will help your teenager (and you) bring on college with confidence.

With college admissions growing more competitive, preparing your son or daughter for college is one of the best decisions you can make. Our test prep programs and college prep courses lead to real results, from higher scores on the ACT and SAT, to standout college application essays, to greater success in advanced courses. Get ready to watch college dreams move within reach!

  • ACT Test Prep

    Get results on the ACT — from bigger scores to newfound confidence. With our integrated approach to ACT test prep, your teen will learn important test-taking skills; plus, he or she can focus on individual subject areas that need improvement. ACT test prep is available in-class and online, or online only.
  • SAT Test Prep

    If you want to help your teen raise those critical scores and reduce test day anxiety, turn to Sylvan for SAT Test Prep. Our innovative SAT course helps take the butterflies and nail biting out of test day and leads to better results on the exam. SAT test prep is available in-class and online, or online only.
  • Advanced Reading

    In this college prep course, your son or daughter masters strategic skills to improve reading speed, comprehension and recall. These new skills can help your teen in so many ways, from increased efficiency at homework time, to higher test scores, to greater confidence on advanced coursework.
  • College Prep Writing

    Do you want your teen to stand out with an amazing college application essay? Would you like to help your teen learn how to tackle advanced research assignments? This college prep program offers an effective way for teens to write a strong college application essay and develop advanced writing skills.
  • Advanced Study Skills

    Tackle the demands of high school with confidence: from bigger workloads, to more challenging tests and projects! This course teaches the strategic planning, organization, note-taking, problem solving and time management skills to become a strong high school student and an even stronger college student.
  • New Year,
    "NEW" Math

    Sylvan gets it, so you don’t have to! Take the first step in conquering math at Sylvan.

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  • STEM-tacular Experiences

    Looking for awesome after-school activities? Add our new STEM courses to your routine!

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  • Spring SAT & ACT:
    Is Your Teen Ready?

    We help boost SAT or ACT scores and confidence! Don’t delay, sign up today!

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