Get rid of test-day jitters and watch your child’s confidence soar with proven ACT prep in Illinois from Sylvan Learning. Our expert tutors instill confidence in every student because they’re knowledgeable about every section of the test. We’re here to equip your teen with the appropriate skills and strategies needed to successfully tackle each test portion, so he or she can feel prepared and ready to take on test day. As a result, you can expect higher scores on the ACT, high fives all around — and an all-important edge in the race for college places.

The Right Results Start with the Best Prep

You can feel good knowing many of our students master the skills and strategies they need to raise their ACT prep scores in just five to eight weeks. It’s all due to our effective mix of small-group instruction, independent learning, valuable online resources and full-length practice tests — a proven combination that makes a tangible difference on test results!

Experience the Sylvan Difference

Feel fully prepared with Sylvan Prep Online! This helpful online resource comes included with our in-class program, or you can choose to get the resource by itself. It's a valuable resource that offers a number of helpful tools to students anytime, anywhere. This includes thousands of in-depth video lessons that will walk your teen through real test problems step-by-step. On top of that, our timed, full-length practice tests will get your teen comfortable with the length and format of the exam.

Equipping Your Teen 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

Benefit from a Free Practice Exam!

There's no better way to start preparing for the ACT than taking a full-length practice test — and right now, we're providing FREE* practice exams at your local Sylvan. 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!