Course Detail: PSAT - Preparing for the SAT

If you are college bound, you will probably be required totake the SAT. Almost all undergraduate colleges and universities require that prospectivestudents take either the ACT or the SAT and most students take both. Takingthis course first will prepare you for all question types found on the SATusing test-taking techniques taught to thousands of college bound studentsaround the world. We will analyze each of the test question areas and givespecial consideration given to math and verbal refreshers and techniques aimedat relieving test-taking anxiety. You will practice on actual SAT tests fromprevious years, and we fully explain and interpret the correct and incorrectanswers in an online format.

Topics include command of evidence,words in context, information and ideas, rhetoric and synthesis questions forthe reading section, expression of ideas, grammar and Standard Englishconventions for the writing section, essay writing for the optional essay, andbasic and advanced math concepts (including fractions, decimals, percentages,ratios, and proportions) and algebraic, geometric, and trigonometric conceptsfor the math sections.

Course Requirements:

Internet access, e-mail, and the Mozilla Firefox, or Google Chrome web browser.


This course is 7 weeks long.

Registration Deadlines

Course Begins

Register By

Course Ends

July 1

July 5

August 16, 2019

August 26

August 30

October 11, 2019

October 21

October 25

December 6, 2019

January 13

January 17

February 28, 2020

March 9

March 13

April 24, 2020

May 4

May 8

June 19, 2020

Required Books

TheOfficial SAT Study Guide, 2018 Edition - ISBN# 978-1-4573-09281


There are no prerequisites for this course.

Available Sessions