Different students have different needs, which is why learning should never been one-dimensional. You can count on Sylvan Learning Centers in Columbia for the customized learning experience your child needs to achieve his or her best in school and beyond.


You may think of Sylvan for tutoring, but our proven tutoring programs are just the beginning. From 21st-century STEM (science, technology, engineering and math) programming to homework help and college prep, we’re here to motivate and inspire kids to reach their goals every step of the way. Our results are proven, which means we know exactly how to raise scores and confidence.

Our Columbia programs include:

Personal Tutoring

Families trust Sylvan because we deliver impressive results. In fact, our students tend to see up to two to three times more growth in their reading and math scores than non-Sylvan students. How do we achieve this? We combine personal learning with interactive technology to deliver an experience that’s engaging and focused on your child’s unique needs.

Our friendly instructors will work closely with your child to understand his or he individual needs and tailor a learning plan that suits his or her skill level and pace. You can feel good knowing your child will stay engaged and inspired each step of the way.

Math, Algebra and Beyond

Whether your child is starting with the basics or needs help mastering tricky algebra concepts, we have a variety of programs to suit all needs and budgets. Through an effective combination of hands-on technology, collaborative activities and brain-boosting games, we make learning math a fun and engaging experience.

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

STEM Programs

No one in North America provides more STEM classes than Sylvan. Our classes are big on creativity, collaboration and 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. Big on fun and innovation, these programs include everything from math and science to coding, robotics and engineering.

Your child will have a blast with our kid-friendly software, hands-on activities and collaborative projects that foster camaraderie and a love for STEM!

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 college prep writing to test prep and advanced study skills, you can count on Sylvan for the comprehensive programs your son or daughter needs to feel prepared for the challenges of college and the job market. Get started on the path to success!

Real Results Start with Sylvan

Let’s face the facts: if you sign your child up for a tutoring program, you want to be sure that program will make an impact in the classroom. When you choose Sylvan for personal tutoring in Columbia, you can rest assured you’re getting a full team of experts with a track record of achieving great results.

Sylvan students see up to two to three times more growth in their math and reading scores than their peers. With talented tutors, interactive learning experiences and over 35 years of expertise, we’re ready to inspire your child to achieve all of his or her goals.

Start Learning and Save!

Find out how Sylvan can help your child’s scores and confidence soar! Take advantage of our limited-time offer and get started for just $95*. Call today or fill out our online form to request more information.