Every child’s needs are different, so learning should never be one-size-fits-all! At Sylvan Learning in Tuscaloosa, our knowledgeable and friendly tutors can deliver the personal learning experience your child needs to achieve his or her goals in the classroom and beyond.


At Sylvan, our proven tutoring programs are only the beginning. With programming ranging from math skill practice and college prep to leading-edge STEM (science, technology, engineering and math) courses, we help ensure kids are achieving success and having fun at the same time! With results to show for it, we understand just what it takes to raise scores and confidence.

Our Tuscaloosa programs include:

Personal Tutoring

Families trust Sylvan because we deliver impressive results. Our students generally see a boost of up to two to three times more growth in their math and reading scores than non-Sylvan students. What’s our recipe for success? We bring teaching and technology together to develop an engaging, personalized learning experience that’s big on fun.

At Sylvan, we want to ensure your child is learning in the way that’s best for him or her, which is why we take the time to understand your child’s needs, challenges and goals and tailor our learning plans accordingly. This is how we help ensure your child stays engaged, motivated and inspired throughout the process.

Math, Algebra and Beyond

From learning the basics to mastering advanced algebra, Sylvan has a program for every family and budget. We never want frustration to be part of the equation, which is why we combine engaging technology with hands-on games and exercises to keep learning math fun and exciting.

Our teachers are knowledgeable about the new ways that math is taught in school today. (Whew!) You can feel good knowing that what we teach at Sylvan can lead to greater results in the classroom — and beyond.

STEM Programs

Sylvan is proud to be the biggest provider of STEM programs in North America. Our classes are highly creative, highly interactive and highly fun!

Our Sylvan EDGE programs can equip your child with a solid foundation of vital 21st-century STEM skills that can contribute to success in the classroom and in high-demand careers. Our programs are big on fun and innovation and include robotics, coding, engineering, science and math.

We make learning STEM skills fun and interactive through kid-friendly software and collaborative projects and games.

College Prep

Nervous about the college admissions process? Our ACT® and SAT® test prep courses and college prep programs can help your teen tackle jitters and say hello to college with confidence.

From learning how to write a standout application essay to acing exams, we can help your son or daughter effectively prepare for the ups and downs of college and the career market. Now is the time to achieve those college goals!

Our Programs Lead to Real Results

When deciding on a tutoring program for your child, you want to be certain that the program you choose will make a difference in the classroom. When it comes to personal tutoring in Tuscaloosa, Sylvan offers a full team of expert tutors and proven results, so you can choose us with confidence!

In fact, Sylvan students tend to see up to two to three times more growth in their reading and math scores than other students. Our engaging, personalized learning experience, certified instructors and over 40 years of experience all add up to great success for kids in the classroom and in life.

Get Started with Sylvan Today!

Sign up for a Sylvan Insight™ Assessment. It's an awesome way to pinpoint your child's strengths and skill gaps. Call or submit our online form now to learn more. Find out how Sylvan can help your child's scores and confidence soar!