Test prep in Illinois from Sylvan Learning is a proven program designed to diminish test-day stress and boost your child’s confidence. Our friendly tutors take the anxiety out of the ACT or SAT because they understand every aspect of the exam. You can expect your teen to be equipped with the tools and techniques needed to tackle every type of exam question, so he or she will feel primed and ready come test day. This means you can look forward to bigger smiles and higher test scores — a crucial edge in the race for coveted college spots.

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 test scores in just five to eight weeks. That’s because we deliver a highly effective combination of small-group instruction, independent learning, practice tests and online resources that gives students a real competitive edge!

Bring on Test Day with Confidence

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 great resource that is accessible anytime, anywhere and provides a variety of valuable tools to students. That includes thousands of specific video lessons for approaching real test problems and an interactive vocabulary builder with hundreds of common exam words. But that’s not all: our full-length, timed practice tests will help familiarize your teen with the timing and format of the test, so he or she will feel confident when the big day arrives.

Building a Solid Foundation 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!

Right now, your teen can take a FREE* full-length practice ACT or SAT test at Sylvan — a great way to prepare for the upcoming exam. Your son or daughter will have the opportunity to get familiar with the format and timing of the test, identify strengths and figure out subjects that need extra attention in order to attain the best possible results. A little preparation can make a big impact, so get in touch with us today to get started!