The race for college places has always been tough, and it shows no signs of getting any easier. At Sylvan, we appreciate that you want the best for your child — including the best possible admission scores. Our ACT prep program in Normal focuses on helping your teen master important test-taking skills in order to reduce stress and improve confidence come exam day. As a result, our program is proven to lead to improved results on the ACT!

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Great Results Start with Comprehensive Prep

Our ACT prep program is set apart by full-length ACT practice tests, independent online learning and teaching sessions in small groups. That’s not to mention the fact that most students in our program only need five to eight weeks to master the skills and strategies required to raise their ACT scores. You never know what kind of opportunities could open up with an improved score!

Conquer Test-Day Nerves

Our teachers in Normal know the ACT better than anybody! We cover every type of test question, guiding students through the techniques needed to achieve the best scores. Your teen can also conveniently access Sylvan Prep Online — our handy online resource — anytime, anyplace. It comes as standard with our in-center program, but it can also be chosen as a standalone option. Sylvan Prep Online is an invaluable resource because it provides your teen with 24/7 access to thousands of in-depth video lessons that work through real exam problems; an interactive vocabulary builder with hundreds of common ACT exam words; and timed, full-length practice tests that help prepare your teen for the pace and format of the exam. Your teen can also view subject-specific video lessons so he or she can focus on individual subject areas that need improvement.

Make Test Day A Success! We Offer:

  • A comfortable, small-group learning environment led by expert ACT teachers
  • Test-taking strategies for conquering every type of question 
  • Customized homework to boost skills that need the most attention  
  • Complete practice tests that are timed, preparing students for the pace and setup of the test  
  • Comprehensive video tutorials that can be accessed 24/7 through Sylvan Prep Online  
  • Vocabulary builder that includes hundreds of common ACT exam words

Arrange a Practice Exam for FREE!

For a limited time only, we're offering full-length practice ACT exams at your local Sylvan in Normal for FREE!* It’s a great way for your teen to familiarize him or herself with the format of the exam, identify strengths and determine which areas need more study in order achieve better results. Prepare for test success: contact us now to get started!