Each student has different needs and challenges, which is why learning shouldn’t be one-size-fits-all. Look no further than Sylvan Learning in Coralville for the tailored learning experience your child needs to take his or her success to the next level.


Tutoring may be the first thing that comes to mind when you think of Sylvan, but our personal tutoring programs are just the start. Whether your child needs help mastering tricky math concepts or guidance with test, college and career prep, we can help him or her achieve greater success — all while having fun at every stage of the journey! Our results are proven, which means we know exactly how to raise scores and confidence.

Our Coralville programs include:

Personal Tutoring

At Sylvan, we’re recognized for achieving amazing results. Compared to non-Sylvan students, our students typically see up to two to three times greater results in their reading and math scores. How is this achieved? We combine the very best in teaching and technology to ensure learning is personal, motivating and fun!

At Sylvan, we want to ensure your child is learning in the way that’s best for him or her, which is why we take the time to understand your child’s needs, challenges and goals and tailor our learning plans accordingly. This is how we help ensure your child progresses while staying inspired and engaged every step of the way.

Math, Algebra and Beyond

From learning the fundamentals of math to advanced algebra help, our complete range of math programs means there’s one for every family and budget. We use engaging technology, interactive exercises and brain-boosting activities to make learning math fun and challenging, but never frustrating.

When it comes to the new ways that math is taught in school these days, our teachers know all about that. (Thank goodness!) Everything we teach at Sylvan is designed to make a greater impact in the classroom and beyond.

STEM Programs

As the biggest provider of STEM classes in North America, Sylvan is leading the way to success. Creativity, innovation and fun all play a big part in these classes!

Sylvan EDGE programs provide an excellent introduction to important 21st-century STEM skills that can help set your child on the path to success in school and even in a future career. Our cutting-edge programs include robotics, coding, science, engineering and math.

Our easy-to-use software, interactive activities and team projects all help cultivate a comfortable, collaborative atmosphere where learning STEM is fun!

College Prep

Does thinking about the college admissions process give your teen sweaty palms? Say goodbye to jitters and get ready to bring on college with confidence with Sylvan’s ACT® and SAT® test prep programs and college prep courses.

From learning how to write a standout application essay to acing exams, we can help your son or daughter effectively prepare for the ups and downs of college and the career market. Get ready to watch college dreams move within reach!

Get Proven Results with Sylvan

Let’s face it: if you’re going to hire a tutor, you want to know you’re making a difference in the classroom. You can count on the entire Sylvan team in Coralville for the best in personal tutoring. Our team has a proven track record of producing real results!

In fact, our students see up to two to three times more growth in their reading and math scores than their peers. From our expert tutors and personalized learning plans to our 40 years of experience, we know exactly what it takes for students to succeed.

Get Started and Save!

For a limited time, you can enjoy extra savings on a Sylvan Insight™ Assessment when you take advantage of our $95 offer. Call or fill out our online form to learn more about our method to pinpoint your child's strengths and skill gaps. You'll love seeing your child's scores and confidence grow!