Course Description

Effective Instruction
Since 1980, our SAT Preparation Course has made a difference for thousands of San Diego students. Experienced, encouraging teachers committed to each student in the classroom are trained in the SAT curriculum. Don’t face the test unprepared - effective instruction is important!

Flexible Schedules
Frequent start dates are offered at the University of San Diego. Classes are held on weekends, allowing students to focus on SAT preparation without the pressure of school homework deadlines. Summer courses are also available!

Learner Outcomes

  • Recognize the nature and format of the SAT and acquire the skills needed to master it
  • Demonstrate proven test-taking strategies to maximize performance in each of the exam areas
  • Review basic math, algebra, geometry, vocabulary, reading, and writing skills tested by the SAT
  • Evaluate performance and progress with real SATs and extensive materials for individual study
  • Build test-taking confidence and competence to attain the highest possible score

Course Details

Number of Units: N/A

Who Should Attend: All college-bound students will benefit from a thorough review of substantive material and test-taking strategy. Seniors seeking to improve their test scores, overcome anxiety, and develop confidence. Sophomores and Juniors wishing to get a head start often begin our course in the summer prior to 10th or 11th grade.

Course Format: Online and Classroom formats are both available.  Technical requirements for online course.

Required Textbooks: The required textbooks are the Redesigned SAT Book of Knowledge and the Redesigned SAT Book of Knowledge Student Solutions Manual - included in the Basic Prep Package.  These are available from the publisher's website - A-List Education.

Retake Course for 1 year – Students may retake the course for a one year period without paying additional tuition.  Please be aware that a $25 student processing fee is required for all course retakes and if editions have changed, new course materials may need to be purchased.  


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1:00PM to 5:00PM
Jan 12, 2020 to Mar 01, 2020
Schedule and Location
Course Format
Course Fee(s)
TEST PD - $745 non-credit $745.00
Section Notes

A complete schedule, class location, and parking information will be provided to students before the first day of class.  Please contact Enrollment and Student Services at 619-260-4585 with any questions.  Registration ends 5 calendar days before the start date.  Late registration may be available - contact Enrollment & Student Services.

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