No two children are identical, which is the reason learning should never be one-size-fits-all. The expert tutors at Sylvan Learning in Okemos offer tailored learning experiences that help children succeed in school and beyond.


At Sylvan, we’re known for personal tutoring — but that’s not all. From interactive courses in STEM (science, technology, engineering and math) to math skill programs and college and career prep, we inspire kids to achieve their full potential — all while having fun along the way! With proven results, we know just what it takes to boost scores and confidence.

Our Okemos programs include:

Personal Tutoring

At Sylvan, we deliver amazing results. Our students generally see a boost of up to two to three times more growth in their math and reading scores than non-Sylvan students. How do we achieve this? Through a winning combination of personal teaching and interactive technology, we make sure learning is engaging, motivating and fun at all times.

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. You can be assured your child will stay motivated and inspired at all stages of the learning journey.

Math, Algebra and Beyond

From kindergarten math to help with advanced algebra, we have the right math program for your family and budget. Through an effective combination of hands-on technology, collaborative activities and brain-boosting games, we make learning math a fun and engaging experience.

Our teachers are skilled in the new ways that math is taught in schools these days. (Hooray!) Everything we teach at Sylvan is designed to make a greater impact in the classroom and beyond.

STEM Programs

Sylvan leads the way as the largest provider of STEM programs in North America. Our classes encourage kids to get creative while having plenty of fun!

Through Sylvan EDGE programs, your child can get to grips with crucial 21st-centuy STEM skills that can help pave the way for greater success in school and even in high-demand careers. These fun, creative programs cover areas including science, math, engineering, coding and robotics.

Kids dive deep into STEM topics and develop their teamwork skills at the same time as they get hands-on with interactive software and collaborative activities.

College Prep

Get rid of those jitters! Our ACT® and SAT® test prep programs and college prep courses are an excellent way for your teen to eliminate nerves and successfully prepare for college with confidence.

From learning how to balance bigger workloads to preparing an amazing application essay, Sylvan can equip your teen with the skills and knowledge he or she needs to prepare for college. Get ready to watch college dreams move within reach!

Real Results Start with Sylvan

If you’re considering signing your son or daughter up for a tutoring program, you want to make sure the program you choose will translate to success in the classroom. That’s what makes Sylvan a great choice when it comes to personal tutoring in Okemos, because our expert team of tutors has a proven track record of achieving great results.

Students who come to Sylvan generally see up to two to three times more growth in their reading and math scores than other students. With our talented tutors, custom learning plans and over 40 years of experience, we know just what it takes to help kids soar.

Get Started Now!

Get started with a Sylvan Insight™ Assessment. It's an awesome way to not only pinpoint your child's strengths, but also start focusing on skill gaps that need to be addressed sooner rather than later. Call today or fill out our online form to request more information. Achieve better results and greater confidence with Sylvan!