It’s no secret that getting into a great college is becoming increasingly competitive. At Sylvan, we know how to help students prepare for admission tests and maximize their scores. Our ACT prep program in Mattoon focuses on helping your teen master important test-taking skills in order to reduce stress and improve confidence come exam day. You can rest easy knowing our program leads to improved performance and better scores on the ACT!

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What makes our ACT prep program so effective is a proven combination of small-group instruction, independent learning, online resources and ACT practice tests. As such, only five to eight weeks are needed for most students in our program to gain and master the knowledge and skills needed to excel on the ACT. Think of the opportunities that could arise with a better score!

Skills and Strategies for Better Outcomes

Our teachers in Mattoon know everything there is to know about the ACT! They’re dedicated to equipping your teen with invaluable skills and techniques for approaching each section of the exam. Your teen can also conveniently access Sylvan Prep Online — our handy online resource — anytime, anyplace. It’s included with our in-center instruction, or you can select it as a standalone class. The benefits of Sylvan Prep Online are many: your teen can take advantage of 24/7 access to thousands of comprehensive video lessons that break down real test problems, an interactive vocabulary builder that features hundreds of common ACT exam words and timed, full-length practice tests that give your teen the opportunity to get comfortable with the pacing and setup of the exam. There are also subject-specific video lessons that help teens focus their attention on subjects that need improvement.

Discover The Sylvan Difference! We Offer:

  • Engaging instruction in small groups from expert ACT tutors 
  • Techniques and strategies to navigate all question types 
  • Tailored homework assignments and a range of timed, full-length practice tests 
  • Anytime access to thousands of online video lessons
  • Vocabulary builder that includes hundreds of common test terms

Try a FREE Practice Test!

Right now, your teen can try a full-length practice ACT test at your nearest Sylvan in Mattoon for FREE!* It enables your teen to get comfortable with the test format and figure out which areas need the most work in order to achieve the best score possible. Improved scores start here: speak to us now to get started!