Your child’s strengths and challenges are unique, so it only makes sense that learning should never be one-size-fits-all. Look no further than Sylvan Learning in Burnsville for the tailored learning experience your child needs to take his or her success to the next level.


We’re trusted for our proven tutoring programs, but that’s just the beginning of what we have to offer. From cutting-edge courses in STEM (science, technology, engineering and math) to math skill practice and college and career prep, we motivate students to accomplish their goals — all while having plenty of fun in the process! With results to show for it, we understand just what it takes to raise scores and confidence.

Our Burnsville programs include:

Personal Tutoring

At Sylvan, we’re recognized for achieving amazing results. In fact, Sylvan students can generally expect to achieve up to two to three times greater growth in their reading and math scores than non-Sylvan students. How do we achieve this? Through an effective combination of tailored teaching and hands-on technology, we deliver a learning experience that’s as unique as your child.

Our teachers are here to make sure your child is learning at exactly the right pace, skill level and style that’s best for him or her. This is how you can feel assured your child is progressing while staying engaged and motivated.

Math, Algebra and Beyond

From fractions and decimals to algebra and trigonometry, our comprehensive range of math programs means we have something for every family’s needs and budget. We combine interactive software, hands-on activities and challenging games to ensure learning math is a fun and motivating (but never frustrating) experience.

Our instructors know all about the different ways math is taught in school these days. (Bravo!) At Sylvan, our programs are specifically designed to help kids achieve real results in the classroom.

STEM Programs

Sylvan is proud to be the biggest provider of STEM programs in North America. These classes focus on fostering creativity and imagination — and boosting smiles!

Our Sylvan EDGE programs are a fantastic way to equip your child with vital 21st-century STEM skills that can help further success in the classroom and even provide a solid foundation for a future career. These fun, creative programs cover areas including science, math, engineering, coding and robotics.

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

College Prep

Is your teen nervous about the college admissions process? Help him or her feel confident and prepared with our ACT® and SAT® test prep programs and college prep courses.

From learning how to tackle advanced research assignments to drafting an impressive application essay, Sylvan is here to help your teen get ready for college and beyond. Get ready to conquer those college goals!

Sylvan Has a Proven Track Record of Success

When considering tutoring options for your child, you want to be certain that the tutoring program you go with will translate to greater success in school. That’s what makes Sylvan a great choice when it comes to personal tutoring in Burnsville, because our expert team of tutors has a proven track record of achieving great results.

On average, Sylvan students achieve up to two to three times more improvement in their math and reading scores than non-Sylvan students. Our engaging, personalized learning experience, certified instructors and nearly 40 years of experience all add up to great success for kids in the classroom and in life.

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Enjoy our limited-time offer and start with an Academic Checkup today for only $95. It's the ideal way to identify any skill gaps your child may have and highlight strengths. Contact us now to learn more. You'll love watching your son or daughter's scores and confidence improve!