You child’s needs are unique, so you shouldn’t settle for a one-size-fits-all-approach to learning! You can count on Sylvan Learning 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 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 results to show for it, we understand just what it takes to raise scores and confidence.

Our Columbia programs include:

Personal Tutoring

At Sylvan, we deliver amazing results. In fact, our students usually see up to two to three times more improvement in their math and reading scores than their peers. 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 expert instructors are here to ensure your child is learning in the way that’s right for him or her, which is why we take the time to get to know his or her needs, challenges, skill level and pace. We want to make certain your child feels engaged and motivated at every stage of the learning process.

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. At Sylvan, interactive technology, collaborative activities, and fun games and puzzles all combine to make learning math a blast.

Our teachers are knowledgeable about the new ways that math is taught in school today. (Yay!) You’ll know that what we’re doing at Sylvan is making a big difference in the classroom.

STEM Programs

Sylvan is leading the way as the largest provider of STEM programs in North America. Our classes emphasize creativity, imagination and fun!

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. Our forward-thinking programs include everything from coding, robotics and engineering to science and math.

Your child will have an amazing time tinkering with our kid-friendly technology, collaborating with a partner and getting hands-on with projects!

College Prep

With our ACT® and SAT® test prep programs and college prep courses, your teen can say goodbye to butterflies and make college dreams a reality.

From learning how to craft an effective application essay to developing advanced study skills techniques, Sylvan can help your teen prepare for college and the future. The road to future success starts with Sylvan!

Great Results Begin with Sylvan

When deciding on the right tutoring program for your child, you want to be sure the program will have a positive impact in school. When it comes to personal tutoring in Columbia, Sylvan offers a full team of expert tutors and proven results, so you can choose us with confidence!

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 over 35 years of experience all add up to great success for kids in the classroom and in life.

Get Started and Save!

You’ll love seeing your child’s scores and confidence grow! For a limited time, you can get your child started for only $95*. Call today or fill out our online form to request more information.