Help your teen take on the big test — and get an edge in the race for a college place — with ACT prep in the Richmond and Petersburg region from Sylvan Learning. Our interactive test prep program engages and motivates — and focuses on real test-taking methods — in order to prepare students to achieve their highest scores possible. Your teen will learn from knowledgeable teachers who know the ACT inside and out, and who will walk him or her through every type of exam question. Demystify this important college admission exam and say hello to the results you want: register your teen today.

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Our Proven Approach Gets Results

Bring on college with confidence! For many students in our ACT prep program, it only takes five to eight weeks to master the skills they need to improve their ACT scores. Our proven program combines small-group instruction, online resources and ACT practice tests, empowering your teen to take the exam in his or her stride.

The Right Prep Makes all the Difference!

Sylvan's ACT program ensures confidence and preparedness when test day arrives. Your teen will have 24/7 access to Sylvan Prep Online, which features timed practice tests, an interactive vocabulary builder and video tutorials that explore real test problems in specific subjects. We also take the anxiety out of test-taking by walking your teen through the strategies for tackling each type of exam question and focusing on specific skill areas that need improvement. In fact, Sylvan's friendly and knowledgeable tutors understand exactly how the ACT works, meaning you can rest easy knowing your teen is in safe hands.

Get Test Day Right! We Offer:

  • Skills and strategies to tackle every kind of test questions
  • Engaging, interactive, small-group instruction from expert ACT tutors
  • Personalized homework and a diverse range of full-length, timed practice tests
  • Anytime access to thousands of online video lessons, as well as our vocabulary builder with hundreds of common test words

Start with a FREE Practice Exam!

We're offering FREE* full-length practice ACT prep exams for a limited time only. Practicing the exam is a great way to get comfortable with the format — practice makes perfect, after all — and identify which areas need improvement prior to test day. Get ahead of the game when it comes to the college admission process: contact your nearest Sylvan today to get started!