SAT Tutoring and SAT Preparation

SAT tutoring can be a stand-alone class, course, or software as well as part of a larger tutoring picture. There are many online and offline sources for SAT tutoring, ranging from classes and/or courses at your local college to self-directed online courses at sites like Princeton Review or KapTest. offers specialized tutoring for the SAT, PSAT/NMSQT, and ACT exams. Their tutors can help you with math, English, social studies, or science; they will send you resources, worksheets, and sample questions that you can work on as a team. is an online resource with a two-way whiteboard.

Sylvan Learning Centers are an offline option for SAT tutoring. They offer personalized instruction in a small group setting, confidence building, thirty lecture hours that are focused on the exact skills that a student needs, three timed practice tests, and instructors that know the test inside and out as well as specialized tutoring in specific subject areas. Sylvan’s offerings are satisfaction guaranteed; if you aren’t convinced after the first session that their courses are the best ones for your college-bound student simply return the course materials and notify them within 48 hours for a full refund.

Crown Tutoring offers in-home tutoring for the SAT in several major metropolitan areas throughout the USA. They also can tutor at your school or library. To protect students and tutors alike, an adult chaperone must be present for all tutoring sessions no matter where they are located. Your first session is free if you don’t think Crown is the tutoring provider for you. Their packages are based on an hourly fee which drops as you purchase more hours at one time or enroll more than one student in the program. Group sessions are offered as well, and the fee will be less for a group session than it would be for a one-on-one session. Other factors that may influence the cost of a Crown Tutoring package include the difficulty of the subject matter. You are encouraged to call them for a consultation; once they know your specific needs they can give you an accurate quote for the services you require.

Ivy Bound offers private, semi-private, or classroom tutoring throughout the USA (18 states and the District of Columbia). Their classes feature 30 hours of SAT prep, three simulated SAT test sessions, review sessions for each test, and free online assistance. Course tuition costs depend on the desired hours; summer sessions are usually 3 times per week (2.5-3 hours per day) while fall, winter, and spring sessions usually meet on the weekends. Their elite class is limited to 4-5 students, and another option is 2 to 5 hours of private or semi-private tutoring.

Parliament Tutoring offers both home and online tutoring throughout the USA (26 states and the District of Columbia). Their SAT tutoring includes but isn’t limited a customized lesson to meet the individual needs of each student, expert feedback on SAT prep, college prep, and the overall college admissions process, and online communication with your SAT tutor in between official tutoring sessions. Parliament’s fees start at $359.00 for 4 hours of private tutoring and go up to $4500.00 for a 60 hour private tutoring package.