You child’s needs are unique, so you shouldn’t settle for a one-size-fits-all-approach to learning! The expert tutors at Sylvan Learning in Birmingham offer tailored learning experiences that help children succeed in school and beyond.


At Sylvan, we offer proven tutoring programs and much, much more. We offer everything from ACT and SAT test prep and college readiness to math skill programs and innovate STEM (science, technology, engineering and math) courses, so kids are kept engaged and motivated to accomplish their goals every step of the way. We know just how to improve scores and confidence — and we have the results to show for it.

Our Birmingham programs include:

Personal Tutoring

Families turn to Sylvan because we get great results. In fact, Sylvan students can generally expect to achieve up to two to three times greater growth in their reading and math scores than non-Sylvan students. How is this done? We combine the very best in teaching and technology to ensure learning is personal, motivating and fun!

Our teachers will work with your son or daughter to make sure learning is happening in the way that works best for him or her — at the right pace, in the right style, with the right skills. This is how you can feel assured your child is progressing while staying engaged and motivated.

Math, Algebra and Beyond

Whether your child is just starting out with kindergarten math or you have a teen who needs extra help with algebra, Sylvan has the right program for your family’s needs and budget. At Sylvan, interactive technology, collaborative activities, and fun games and puzzles all combine to make learning math a blast.

Our teachers know just what goes into teaching math in school these days. (Hurrah!) At Sylvan, our programs are specifically designed to help kids achieve real results in the classroom.

STEM Programs

When it comes to STEM classes in North America, Sylvan is the largest provider. Our classes are big on creativity, collaboration and fun!

Sylvan EDGE programs help equip students with critical 21st-century STEM skills that they can put to use in school and even in future careers. Our forward-thinking programs include everything from coding, robotics and engineering to science and math.

Your child will have a blast with our kid-friendly software, hands-on activities and collaborative projects that foster camaraderie and a love for STEM!

College Prep

Does thinking about the college admissions process give your teen sweaty palms? Say goodbye to jitters and get ready to bring on college with confidence with Sylvan’s ACT® and SAT® test prep programs and college prep courses.

From learning how to tackle advanced research assignments to drafting an impressive application essay, Sylvan is here to help your teen get ready for college and beyond. Get started on the path to success!

Our Programs Lead to Real Results

Let’s face the facts: if you sign your child up for a tutoring program, you want to be sure that program will make an impact in the classroom. Families trust Sylvan for personal tutoring in Birmingham because our programs deliver tangible results.

On average, Sylvan students achieve up to two to three times more improvement in their math and reading scores than non-Sylvan students. With our certified tutors, personal learning and more than 35 years of experience, we inspire kids to be their best.

Get Started with Our Limited-Time Offer!

Get to know how Sylvan delivers greater results and bigger smiles. Take advantage of our special offer and get started for only $95*. Get in touch with us today to learn more.