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SAT Weekend Classroom Course

Prepare for the Revised SAT in a classroom environment with onsite instructors. The SAT Prep Course is available multiple times during the school year and held during either Saturday or Sunday on the USC campus in Columbia. Our affordable price makes it even easier to perform your best.

Thanks to this course, I was able to increase my score on the SAT and now I've qualified for the SC Palmetto Fellows scholarship!  

 

Learn On Campus

The University of South Carolina's flagship campus provides exceptional academic resources in an energetic environment that easily connects you to other students. Nestled in downtown Columbia, you'll be close to everything.

 

Who should take this course?

Students generally take the SAT during their junior year of high school. This course is ideal for current juniors and seniors, currently in high school who may be taking the test for the first time and for those high school students who have already taken the exam but wish to improve their scores.

This SAT weekend course is ideal for students that need an intensive preparation program during the school year who wish to develop essential test-taking skills.


About the Course

Our expert instructors guide you through each section of the Revised SAT exam and provide personal attention in and out of the classroom. Whether you are seeking assistance with the Reading, Writing and Language or Math section of the SAT, this course will help you maximize your score. Learn useful study and test-taking strategies and time management skills to help limit test anxiety. We've helped hundreds gain admission into a college of their choice and we are ready to assist you.

This affordable and comprehensive course meets on the USC Columbia campus once per week for four weeks on Saturday mornings or Sunday afternoons for a total of 16 educational hours. Students are encouraged to continue to practice their skills during the week, leading to greater opportunities for learning and interaction with our expert instructors.

Our comprehensive program emphasizes the SAT test components including test taking strategies, question formats, process of elimination, math, reading, and writing and language. Students receive in-depth review of the exam materials, insight into strategies for succeeding on standardized tests, and a comprehensive study plan. Class sessions use real test questions to show just how these skills are tested.

The course fee includes all classroom instruction and course materials:

  • 16 hours of expert classroom instruction
  • The textbook - The Official Guide to Revised SAT Guide and a workbook provided on the first day of class
  • Real SAT practice questions and tests
  • An easy-to-follow study plan  

Meet your Instructor for this class, an expert with SAT knowledge and years of teaching experience. You'll receive an email about one week before the first class begins with the class location and directions.

 

I really feel prepared to take the SAT now. This course was exactly what I needed. 

 

   

Registration and Fees

Dates / SessionsTimesFees
SAT Prep Course at USC Columbia Campus
02/04/2018 – 02/25/2018

Sundays
4 Sessions

Register Online or Register By Mail

Notes: Class location and directions will be emailed one week before the course begins.
1:00 PM – 5:00 PM$399.00
SAT Prep Course at USC Columbia Campus
04/29/2018 – 05/20/2018

Sundays
4 Sessions

Register Online or Register By Mail

Notes: Class location and directions will be emailed one week before the course begins.
1:00 PM – 5:00 PM$399.00

 

Registration and Payment Notes

If you plan to pay by check or purchase order, select "register by mail." Complete the form and return a printout with payment to: USC Continuing Education and Conferences, Close/Hipp Building at 1705 College Street, Suite 201, Columbia, SC 29208. Your seat is not guaranteed until payment is received.

We accept online payment via electronic check, VISA, MasterCard, Discover and American Express through MarketPlace, a secure electronic environment that simplifies business transactions with the university. Follow the MarketPlace prompts to complete payment. Your transaction is only complete when you receive an order number, which is your receipt of payment. Your seat is not guaranteed until payment is received and you receive an order number.

Once you have paid and are enrolled, you'll be emailed location and parking information for face-to-face programs or online instructions about one week before the program begins.