Your son or daughter isn’t one-dimensional, so learning shouldn’t be one-size-fits-all either! The expert tutors at Sylvan Learning Centers in Albany offer tailored learning experiences that help children succeed in school and beyond.


At Sylvan, we go above and beyond personal tutoring. Whether your child needs help mastering tricky math concepts or guidance with test, college and career prep, we can help him or her achieve greater success — all while having fun at every stage of the journey! With results to show for it, we understand just what it takes to raise scores and confidence.

Our Albany programs include:

Personal Tutoring

Families turn to Sylvan because we get great results. Sylvan students typically see up to up two to three times more growth in their math and reading scores than other kids. How is this done? We use the best in teaching and technology to make learning personal and engaging.

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. This is how we help ensure your child stays engaged, motivated and inspired throughout the process.

Math, Algebra and Beyond

Whether your child is just starting out with kindergarten math or you have a teen who could use some extra guidance with algebra, you can be sure we have the math programs that meet your family’s needs and budget. Our expert math teachers use interactive technology and a variety of games, puzzles and brainteasers to leave frustration behind and make learning math a fun and exciting experience.

These days, math is taught a little differently than when you were in school; fortunately, our teachers are well-educated on that topic. (Thank goodness!) At Sylvan, our programs are specifically designed to help kids achieve real results in the classroom.

STEM Programs

Sylvan leads the way as the largest provider of STEM programs in North America. Our classes are big on creativity, collaboration and fun!

Sylvan EDGE programs introduce your child to important 21st-century STEM skills for success in school and in high-demand careers. Big on fun and innovation, these programs include everything from math and science to coding, robotics and engineering.

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

College Prep

With our college prep programs and ACT® and SAT® test prep courses, your teen can shake off those nerves and get ready to take on the college admissions process with confidence.

From developing better time management and organization skills to writing an impressive application essay, Sylvan has the comprehensive programs your teen needs to successfully prepare for college and beyond. Get started on the path to success!

Get Great Results 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. Families trust Sylvan for personal tutoring in Albany because our programs deliver tangible 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 knowledgeable and friendly tutors, personalized learning and over 35 years of experience, we can help your child grow and soar.

Get Started with Our Limited-Time Offer!

Get to know how Sylvan delivers greater results and bigger smiles. For a limited time, you can get your child started for only $95*. Call or fill out our online form to request more info.