SAT prep course may help students improve scores

Course begins March 23 at Penn State York
SAT at Penn State York

Penn State York is offering a four-week SAT prep course beginning Saturday, March 23, at the campus. This updated course will cover the new materials included in the new SAT.

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YORK, Pa. — Get ready to take the SAT by enrolling in Penn State York’s SAT prep course beginning Saturday, March 23. The four-week course meets from 8:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m.every Saturday through April 13 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 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 and provide guidance for test-taking strategies.

The cost for the four-session course is $225 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 Erin Nelsen at 717-771-4197, email her at [email protected], or visit the SAT website. Register by March 18.

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