Your son or daughter’s needs are unique, so learning shouldn’t be one-dimensional. You can count on Sylvan Learning in Carterville for the customized learning experience your child needs to achieve his or her best in school and beyond.


Tutoring may be the first thing that comes to mind when you think of Sylvan, but our personal tutoring programs are just the start. From homework help, math skill programs and college prep to cool courses in STEM (science, technology, engineering and math), we offer the comprehensive programming your child needs to reach his or her full potential — all while having a blast in the process! We know just how to improve scores and confidence — and we have the results to show for it.

Our Carterville programs include:

Personal Tutoring

Families trust Sylvan because we deliver impressive results. Compared to non-Sylvan students, our students typically see up to two to three times greater results in their reading and math scores. What’s our recipe for success? Through a winning combination of personal teaching and interactive technology, we make sure learning is engaging, motivating and fun at all times.

At Sylvan, we take the time to get to know your son or daughter’s unique needs and adapt the learning process to meet his or her pace and skills. This is how we help ensure your child progresses while staying inspired and engaged every step of the way.

Math, Algebra and Beyond

From fractions and decimals to algebra and trigonometry, our comprehensive range of math programs means we have something for every family’s needs and budget. Our expert math teachers use interactive technology and a variety of games, puzzles and brainteasers to leave frustration behind and make learning math a fun and exciting experience.

Our instructors know just how math is taught in school these days. (Yesss!) You can be confident that what we teach at Sylvan is designed to achieve bigger results in the classroom and beyond.

STEM Programs

Sylvan leads the way as the largest provider of STEM programs in North America. Our classes are big on creativity, collaboration and fun!

Sylvan EDGE programs are the perfect way to get your child familiar with essential 21st-century STEM skills that can help equip him or her for success n the classroom and beyond. Our cutting-edge programs include robotics, coding, science, engineering and math.

With our kid-friendly software and hands-on projects and activities, your child will develop a love for STEM in no time!

College Prep

Get rid of those jitters! Our ACT® and SAT® test prep programs and college prep courses are an excellent way for your teen to eliminate nerves and successfully prepare for college with confidence.

From learning how to tackle advanced research assignments to drafting an impressive application essay, Sylvan is here to help your teen get ready for college and beyond. There’s no better time to tackle those college dreams!

Get Great Results with Sylvan

When you decide to enlist a tutor for your son or daughter, you want to know that what your child learns will have a positive effect in the classroom. When it comes to personal tutoring in Carterville, Sylvan offers a full team of expert tutors and proven results, so you can choose us with confidence!

Our students usually see up to two to three times more progress in their math and reading scores than non-Sylvan students. From our expert tutors and personalized learning plans to our nearly 40 years of experience, we know exactly what it takes for students to succeed.

Start Today and Save!

For a limited time, you can enjoy extra savings when you take advantage of our $95 offer. It's an awesome way to not only pinpoint your child's strengths, but also start focusing on skill gaps that need to be addressed sooner rather than later. Call today or fill out our online form to request more information. Get to know how Sylvan delivers greater results and bigger smiles.