Ease test-day nerves and bolster your teen’s confidence with effective ACT prep in Illinois from Sylvan Learning. Our talented teachers make studying for the ACT easier because they’re knowledgeable about every portion of the exam. Your son or daughter will acquire valuable skills and tactics for tackling each type of exam question, so he or she will feel ready when exam day comes. As a result, you and your teen can enjoy impressive scores on the ACT — an increasingly vital component in getting into a top college.

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Great Results Start with Great Prep

Most of our students hone the skills they need to raise their ACT prep scores in as little as five to eight weeks. That’s because we offer small-group teaching, independent learning, 24/7 access to online resources and timed, full-length practice tests — a combination that’s proven to deliver impressive results!

Experience the Sylvan Difference

Take results to the next level with Sylvan Prep Online! This convenient online tool comes included with our in-center learning, or you can opt to select it by itself. It’s a cool resource that provides a bounty of online study tools your teen can access 24/7. That includes thousands of specific video lessons for approaching real ACT test problems and an interactive vocabulary builder with hundreds of common ACT words. Sylvan Prep Online also includes complete, timed practice tests that will help your teen get comfortable with the pace and format of the test.

Laying The Groundwork For Success

  • Acquire highly effective exam-taking skills
  • Practice specific skills and strategies for taking on different sections of the exam
  • Sharpen verbal and math skills
  • Enrich college-level vocabulary
  • Enhance confidence and diminish anxiety

Schedule a Free Practice Exam Today!

Taking a full-length practice test is a great way to prepare for the ACT — and for a limited time Sylvan is offering FREE* in-center practice tests. Trying a timed test will help your teen get comfortable with the setup and pacing of the exam, determine strengths and find out which areas need more attention in order to maximize scores. There's no such thing as being too prepared, so contact us now to get started!