With SAT prep in the Des Moines and Ames region from Sylvan Learning, you can help your teen get the best score possible — and stand out from the competition for a college spot. 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. With our knowledgeable teachers, who know the SAT inside and out, your teen will learn the most effective methods to answer all kinds of exam questions. Maximize your teen's scores and say goodbye to test-taking stress: register at your local Sylvan today.

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Our Proven Approach Delivers Real Results

Success at college starts here! Most participants in our SAT prep program take just five to eight weeks to move their skills to the next level and maximize their SAT scores. With our program, your teen can expect to benefit from small-group instruction, helpful online resources and a range of timed SAT practice tests, all of which adds up to one thing: perfect preparation for test day.

The Right Prep Makes all the Difference!

Sylvan's SAT program helps teens approach test day confident that they're fully prepared. Your teen will have 24/7 access to Sylvan Prep Online, which features timed practice tests, an interactive vocabulary builder and video tutorials that explore real test problems in specific subjects. We also go through various exam questions in order to build effective techniques, reduce anxiety and identify which areas your teen needs to focus on. In fact, our knowledgeable and friendly tutors know the SAT inside and out, so you can rest assured your teen is in expert hands.

Gain Test-Day Confidence! We Provide:

  • Proven techniques and strategies to take on any kind of test question
  • Small-group sessions that are engaging, interactive and led by expert SAT tutors
  • Homework tailored to your teen's needs and a selection of timed practice tests
  • 24/7 access to online video lessons and our vocabulary builder, which features hundreds of common test words

Start with a FREE Practice Exam!

For a limited time only, we're offering FREE* full-length practice SAT prep exams. Practice makes perfect, and taking a practice exam is a great way to get familiar with the test format and highlight areas your teen needs to work on in time for test day. Contact your local Sylvan now to get started on the best possible preparation for the college admission process.