Penn State York offers summer SAT prep course

Summer SAT at York

Penn State York is offering a four-day summer Scholastic Aptitude Test (SAT) preparation course July 29-Aug. 1. Registration is underway.

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YORK, Pa. — Penn State York is offering a four-day Scholastic Aptitude Test (SAT) preparation course, Monday-Thursday, July 29-Aug. 1. The course is scheduled from 8:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. each day in room 103 of the John J. Romano Administration Building on campus.  Students should register by July 23.

Designed to help high school students prepare to take the SAT, Penn State York’s 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 helps 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 these questions.

The SAT 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 the four-day course is $225 and includes a copy of “The Official SAT Study Guide.” Students should bring a calculator for use in the math review portion of the course.

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