Every child’s needs are different, so learning should never be one-size-fits-all! You can count on Sylvan Learning in Albany for the customized learning experience your child needs to achieve his or her best in school and beyond.


At Sylvan, we offer proven tutoring programs and much, much more. From math skill programs and college and career prep to hands-on courses in STEM (science, technology, engineering and math), we provide all the tools and resources kids needs to achieve success — and have plenty of fun in the process! We deliver real results, which means we know just what to do to raise scores and confidence.

Our Albany programs include:

Personal Tutoring

At Sylvan, we’re known for getting real 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 the very best in teaching and technology to ensure learning is personal, motivating and fun!

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. You can rest assured your child stays inspired and engaged every step of the way.

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 just how math is taught in school these days. (Whew!) That means what we teach at Sylvan can help make a major difference in the classroom.

STEM Programs

Sylvan is proud to be the biggest provider of STEM programs in North America. These interactive courses are designed to foster creativity and imagination while being big on fun!

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

Through a combination of interactive software, hands-on activities and collaborative projects, we make it easy to foster a love for STEM!

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 tackle advanced research assignments to drafting an impressive application essay, Sylvan is here to help your teen get ready for college and beyond. The road to future success starts with Sylvan!

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. Families trust Sylvan for personal tutoring in Albany because our programs deliver tangible results.

In fact, our students see up to two to three times more growth in their reading and math scores than their peers. From our certified instructors to our custom learning plans — not to mention our nearly 40 years of experience — we inspire kids to be their best in everything they do.

Get Started with Our Limited-Time Offer!

For a limited time, you can get your child started with a Sylvan Insight™ Assessment 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. Get to know how Sylvan delivers greater results and bigger smiles.