Your child’s strengths and challenges are unique, so it only makes sense that learning should never be one-size-fits-all. At Sylvan Learning in Swansboro, our experienced tutors can provide the custom learning experience your child needs to realize his or her potential in school and beyond.


Tutoring may be the first thing that comes to mind when you think of Sylvan, but our personal tutoring programs are just the start. With programming ranging from math skill practice and college prep to leading-edge STEM (science, technology, engineering and math) courses, we help ensure kids are achieving success and having fun at the same time! We deliver real results, which means we know just what to do to raise scores and confidence.

Our Swansboro programs include:

Personal Tutoring

Families choose Sylvan because we’re known for getting tangible results. Our students generally see a boost of up to two to three times more growth in their math and reading scores than non-Sylvan students. How do we get there? We combine the very best in teaching and technology to ensure learning is personal, motivating and fun!

Our teachers will work closely with your child to develop a custom learning plan that aligns with his or her unique needs, challenges and goals. We want to make certain your child feels engaged and motivated at every stage of the learning process.

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. We never want learning math to feel frustrating, which is why we use interactive technology and hands-on games and puzzles to keep kids engaged and having fun.

Our instructors know just how math is taught in school these days. (Whew!) You can feel confident that what your child learns at Sylvan can help make a huge difference in the classroom and beyond.

STEM Programs

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

Sylvan EDGE programs provide an excellent introduction to important 21st-century STEM skills that can help set your child on the path to success in school and even in a future career. Our cutting-edge programs include robotics, coding, science, engineering and math.

We make learning STEM skills fun and interactive through kid-friendly software and collaborative projects and games.

College Prep

Nervous about the college admissions process? Our ACT® and SAT® test prep courses and college prep programs can help your teen tackle jitters and say hello to college with confidence.

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. Now is the time to achieve those college goals!

Our Programs Lead to Real Results

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. This is what makes Sylvan an excellent choice when it comes to personal tutoring in Swansboro, because our team is passionate about delivering real results for families — and we have the proven track record to show for it.

Sylvan students see up to two to three times more growth in their math and reading scores than their peers. From our expert tutors and personalized learning plans to our over 40 years of experience, we know exactly what it takes for students to succeed.

Your Journey Starts Today

Get started today with a Sylvan Insight™ Assessment. Call or fill out our online form to learn more about our method to pinpoint your child's strengths and skill gaps. You'll soon see how Sylvan delivers greater results and bigger smiles.