Help your teen take on the big test — and get an edge in the race for a college place — with ACT prep in the Cedar Rapids, Waterloo and Dubuque region from Sylvan Learning. We've tailored out test prep program to be engaging and interactive, which doesn't just mean more motivation — it also means real results in the form of higher scores. Your teen will work with teachers who know everything there is to know about the ACT, and how best to answer every kind of exam question. Take the stress out of this critical college admission exam: register your teen today to say goodbye to butterflies and hello to maximized results.

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Proven Results Start with a Proven Approach

Move on to college with confidence! Only five to eight weeks is needed for most students in our ACT prep program to hone the skills they need to maximize their performance on the ACT. By combining online resources, small group sizes and full-length ACT practice tests, we empower teens to get familiar with the format and take the exam in stride.

The Right Prep Makes all the Difference!

Sylvan's ACT program ensures confidence and preparedness when test day arrives. With Sylvan Prep Online, your teen will have 24/7 access to subject-specific video tutorials that focus on real test problems, as well as an interactive vocabulary builder and full-length practice tests. We also take the anxiety out of test-taking by walking your teen through the strategies for tackling each type of exam question and focusing on specific skill areas that need improvement. As a matter of fact, our friendly tutors know every last detail of the ACT, so you can rest easy knowing that your teen is in expert hands.

You Can Count On Us To Provide:

  • Engaging, interactive tutoring in small groups, led by our expert ACT tutors
  • Skills, strategies and techniques for answering every kind of exam question
  • Homework that is tailored to your teen, as well as a selection of full-length practice tests
  • Thousands of video lessons and a handy vocabulary builder that can be accessed online at any time

Get Started with a FREE Practice Test!

Right now, we're offering full-length practice ACT prep exams for FREE.* Taking a practice exam is the perfect way to get comfortable with the format of the test — and highlight which areas to concentrate on to maximize your teen's results. Get ahead of the game when it comes to the college admission process: contact your nearest Sylvan today to get started!