Ease test-day nerves and bolster your teen’s confidence with effective SAT prep in Iowa from Sylvan Learning. Our expert teachers take the stress out of the SAT because they know the test inside and out. We’re here to equip your teen with the appropriate skills and strategies needed to successfully tackle each test portion, so he or she can feel prepared and ready to take on test day. As a result, you can expect higher scores on the SAT, high fives all around — and an all-important edge in the race for college places.

Great Scores Start with Effective Prep

For many of our students, it only takes as little as five to eight weeks to learn and master the skills they need to improve their SAT scores. That’s the difference our proven combination of small-group instruction, independent learning, online resources and practice tests makes!

Discover the Sylvan Difference Firsthand

Make an even bigger impact with Sylvan Prep Online! This handy online resource comes included with our in-person instruction, or you have the option to select it on its own. It’s a cool resource that provides a bounty of online study tools your teen can access 24/7. The program features thousands of comprehensive video lessons that guide students through real test problems, as well as a cool vocabulary builder that features hundreds of common SAT test words. In addition, our full-length, timed practice tests give your teen the opportunity to become comfortable with the format and pacing of the exam.

Laying The Groundwork For Success

  • Hone exam-taking skills
  • Acquire strategic skills and techniques for tackling different sections of the exam
  • Improve verbal and math skills
  • Enhance college-level vocabulary
  • Boost confidence and diminish stress

Schedule a Free Practice Exam Today!

There's no better way to start preparing for the SAT than taking a full-length practice test — and right now, we're providing FREE* practice exams at your local Sylvan. 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. It pays to be prepared: contact us today to schedule a free practice exam!