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SAT Prep & ACT Prep Classes at Montgomery College

Not sure which class to take? Here is a listing of our SAT/ACT Prep Classes:

SAT 001 – SAT Preparation

This course will teach you how to attack the SAT…and win!  You will become familiar with SAT questions, develop test-taking strategies, manage test panic, increase your confidence and speed, and get a review of test content.  Textbook required at first class:  The Official SAT Study Guide, 2020 edition.

SAT 002 – SAT Preparation – Math

This course will prepare you for the math portion of the SAT.  It is intended to strengthen test-taking skills by focusing on familiarization with SAT-type math questions, developing test-taking strategies, managing test panic, increasing confidence and speed.  A review of test content includes basic math, algebra, geometry, data analysis, statistics, and probability.  Practice with real, timed SAT test sections is an integral part of the course.  Textbook required at first class:  The Official SAT Study Guide, 2020 edition.

SAT 003 – SAT Preparation – Critical Reading and Writing

This course is to prepare students to take the critical reading and writing sections of the SAT.  It is intended to strengthen test-taking skills by focusing on familiarization with SAT-type questions, developing test-taking strategies, managing test panic and increasing confidence and speed.  A review of test content includes reading comprehension, grammar and essay writing.  Practice with real, timed SAT test sections is an integral part of the course.  Textbook required at first class:  The Official SAT Study Guide, 2020.

SAT 004 – ACT Preparation

This course is designed for anyone preparing to take the ACT.  It is intended to strengthen test-taking skills in order to increase scores.  Focus is on familiarization with ACT-type questions, developing test-taking strategies, managing test panic, increasing confidence and speed.  A review of test content includes algebra, geometry, trigonometry, science, reading comprehension, grammar, and essay writing.  Daily practice with ACT test sections.  Textbook required at first class:  The Official ACT Prep Guide, 2019-2020 edition.

SAT 006 – SAT/ACT Math Fundamentals Review

This intensive math review course is designed to augment the basic SAT and ACT Test Preparation courses.  You will intensely review arithmetical, algebraic and geometric concepts to more successfully participate in the SAT and ACT prep courses.  Textbook is required and available for purchase at the Rockville Campus bookstore (name: Advanced Fast Track by Bill Coe and Lisa Lovejoy).

 

For more information about the SAT/ACT, please visit www.collegeboard.org

 

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  • Laura Weihrauch, Program Coordinator
  • Camille Cauley, Program Director
  • Montgomery College, Workforce Development & Continuing Education
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  • Gaithersburg, MD 20877

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