Your son or daughter’s needs are unique, so learning shouldn’t be one-dimensional. Look no further than Sylvan Learning Centers in Philadelphia for the tailored learning experience your child needs to take his or her success to the next level.


Tutoring may be the first thing that comes to mind when you think of Sylvan, but our personal tutoring programs are just the start. From homework help to college prep to cool STEM (science, technology, engineering and math) courses, we have the complete programming your child needs to realize his or her full potential. We know how to get amazing results, and that includes boosting scores and confidence.

Our Philadelphia programs include:

Personal Tutoring

Families trust Sylvan because we deliver impressive results. Compared to non-Sylvan students, our students typically see up to two to three times greater results in their reading and math scores. What’s our recipe for success? We fuse the very best in teaching and technology to deliver a learning experience that’s engaging and motivating, but never frustrating.

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 learning the fundamentals of math to advanced algebra help, our complete range of math programs means there’s one for every family and budget. Through interactive technology, hands-on exercises and fun puzzles, we leave frustration behind and make learning math a fun and exciting experience.

These days, math is taught a little differently in school than you might remember; rest assured, our teachers know all about that. (Yay!) Everything we teach at Sylvan is designed to make a greater impact in the classroom and beyond.

STEM Programs

At Sylvan, we take pride in being the largest branded provider of STEM programs in North America. These classes focus on fostering creativity and imagination — and boosting smiles!

Sylvan EDGE programs are a great way to get your child familiar with vital 21st-century STEM skills that can lead to greater success in the classroom and even in future careers. These fun and innovative programs include topics from math and science to robotics, coding 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

Our effective college prep courses and ACT® and SAT® test prep programs can help your teen say goodbye to jitters and hello to greater confidence.

From learning how to write a standout application essay to acing exams, we can help your son or daughter effectively prepare for the ups and downs of college and the career market. The road to future success starts with Sylvan!

Sylvan Achieves Impressive 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. That’s what makes Sylvan a great choice when it comes to personal tutoring in Philadelphia, because our expert team of tutors has a proven track record of achieving great results.

On average, Sylvan students achieve up to two to three times more improvement in their math and reading scores than non-Sylvan students. With our certified tutors, personal learning and more than 35 years of experience, we inspire kids to be their best.

Start Learning and Save!

Find out how Sylvan can help your child’s scores and confidence soar! For a limited time, you can get started for just $95*. Call or fill out our online form to request more info.