High School Testing Prep
Take it online! Illinois Valley Community College provides the opportunity to prepare for the SAT, ACT, GRE, GMAT, TEAS and additional exam preparation courses.
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Illinois Valley Community College offers in-person SAT & ACT Test Prep Courses during the spring semester.
Registration and payment must be made in advance at time of registration. Payment
can be made with debit/credit card over the phone or in person at the Contininuing
Education Center (CTC-219) at IVCC or register online ivcc.edu/enroll
Register: Call (815) 224-0427
Questions? Call the IVCC Continuing Education Center at (815) 224-0427
Hours: Monday-Friday, 8 a.m.-4:30 p.m. (excluding holidays)
COVID-19 Health & Safety Information: View the current health and safety guidelines in place at IVCC.
Registration Recommendation for In-Person Classes
We recommend that students register for either SAT Test Prep or ACT Test Prep, and not both classes. There will be duplication of some content in both classes. Select the class that is most relevant to your needs.
ACT Test Prep
Are you scheduled for an up-coming ACT exam? This class will provide test taking strategies including how to handle time constraints and review the ACT scoring system. This course will include, the English, Reading & Math portions of the exam. You’ll take home tips, techniques and test taking strategies to ensure you feel comfortable and confident on test day. Please bring a pen/pencil and notepaper to class. This course meets a total of two sessions. A textbook “Accelprep for the ACT Test” is included in the price of this course. Students will be able to use this text to continue preparing for the exam after the class has ended. Seating is limited for this class. Class will be held at IVCC’s Main Campus in Oglesby.
Sat 8:30 AM-12:30 PM Mar 5 CTC-209
Sat 8:30-11:30 AM Mar 19 CTC-215
Tricia Haynes & Class ID: 1592 $135
SAT Test Prep
Prepare yourself for the SAT [Scholastic Aptitude Test). You will learn test-taking skills, answering strategies for handling each type of question, time restraints and the SAT scoring system. This class is designed to coach you to do your best on the SAT and demystify college admission testing. Preparing for the SAT will not produce perfect scores, but it will improve your score by reducing "test anxiety" that can limit your performance during the exam. Please bring a pen/pencil and notepaper to class. This course meets for two sessions. This class will also review practice questions for the English, Reading & Math portions of the exam. A textbook "Accelprep for the SAT Test" is included in the price of this course. Students will be able to use this text to continue preparing for the exam after the class has ended. Seating is limited. Two classes are scheduled. All classes meet at IVCC's Main Campus.
Sat 8:30 AM-12:30 PM Feb 12 CTC-209
Sat 8:30-11:30 AM Feb 19 CTC-215
Tricia Haynes & Class ID: 1590 $135
Sat 8:30 AM-12:30 PM Feb 26 CTC-209
Sat 8:30-11:30 AM Mar 5 CTC-215
Tricia Haynes & Class ID: 1591 $135
Refund/Cancellation Policy | To cancel your registration before a class starts, please call (815) 224-0427. Refunds will be issued to students who cancel the class at least one business prior to the class date, unless otherwise noted. Programs with different refund policies are so stated at the point of registration. Registrants who do not attend class and do not withdraw from the class will not receive a refund.
"This class was very informational and will help a lot."- 2019 SAT Prep Student