Get ready for the SAT with a prep course in October at Penn State York

Course may help students improve SAT scores
SAT Prep Fall 2017

High school students preparing to take the Scholastic Aptitude Test (SAT) may find help by enrolling in Penn State York's SAT prep course, which begins Oct. 7. The course meets for four consecutive Saturdays from 8:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. In addition to attending the four-week course, students can also enjoy the beautiful campus.

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Start preparing to take the Scholastic Aptitude Test (SAT) by enrolling in Penn State York’s SAT prep course beginning Saturday, Oct. 7.  The four-week course meets every Saturday from 8:30 a.m.-12:30 p.m., in room 112 of the Edward M. Elias Science Building.

Designed to help high school students prepare to take the SAT, Penn State York’s SAT preparation course offers students a variety of test-taking strategies.

This course has been updated to review math and English concepts, test timing, and format. It has successfully helped students to prepare for the exam by offering tips to improve effectiveness and efficiency when taking the test.  By using real SAT exam questions, participants can learn how to do an appropriate analysis of them.

The newly redesigned SAT test covers reading, writing, and math skills. Preparing with live instructors allows students to ask questions, receive immediate answers, and interact with other students. The instructors are fully qualified to assist students in improving their math and critical reading/writing skills as well as in providing guidance for test-taking strategies.

Cost for each four-session course is $210, and includes a copy of “The College Board SAT Study Guide.”

For more information on the SAT preparation course offered at Penn State York, call Judy Woods at 717-771-4032, email her at [email protected], or visit the website..