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The SAT® Blitz is an intensive test prep program that provides students with the tools they need to prepare for and succeed on the SAT®. SAT® Blitz classes, offered during the academic year, are strategically scheduled for the weeks leading up to the most popular SAT® test dates. Classes are scheduled to allow time to practice new skills between sessions. Our multi-week course format allows abundant opportunities for learning and for interacting with our expert instructors. The SAT® Blitz classes are offered on campus and live-online.
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The SAT® Blitz includes:
- 16 hours of expert classroom instruction
- Experienced, dedicated instructors
- Official preparation guide including practice tests from The College Board
- Thorough presentations and explanations
- Easy-to-follow study plan
- Access to online support resources
The SAT® Blitz covers:
Test Taking Strategies
- Introduction to the SAT®
- Question formats
- Time management
- Process of elimination
- Informed guessing
- Solution strategies
- Equations and inequalities
- Fractions, percentages, and averages
- Rates, ratios, and proportions
- Analytic and coordinate geometry
- Euclidian geometry and trigonometry
- Word problems
- Punctuation and grammar
- Writing structure and organization
- Critical reading
- Reading comprehension
- Graphical interpretation
Why should you take the VCU SAT® Blitz Class?
Our SAT® preparation curriculum is a program developed by experts. You’ll receive 16 hours of targeted instruction to help you fully prepare for the SAT®. In addition, you’ll receive online support and SAT® practice tests within the included course materials. This allows you to practice the skills and strategies you are learning in class on real test questions. In the VCU SAT® Blitz, you’ll master strategies to improve your SAT® score with the help of experienced SAT® instructors who care about your success. Not convinced? Click here to receive a list of SAT® student testimonials, and to stay informed about classes.
Choose the Format That Works for You!
SAT® Blitz classes are offered on campus in Richmond, Virginia and also live-online, giving you the option to choose the format and schedule that works best for you. Our classroom programs combine the familiar experience of an in-person classroom with convenient online support resources. Live-online classes offer the same great program as the in-person SAT® Blitz with the added flexibility of attending class from anywhere or at any time. Our virtual classroom provides you with the opportunity to interact in real-time with our expert instructors and to re-watch the recordings of your class sessions at your convenience for up to 30 days after the course ends.
The Live-Online SAT® Blitz is offered online using Adobe Connect, a free browser plug-in. The only requirements are high speed internet access and speakers or headphones.
Course materials will be delivered directly to your home, or arrangements can be made for you to pick them up at the VCU Office of Continuing and Professional Education. We recommend registering at least four (4) business days in advance of the class start date to ensure timely delivery of your student package.
Request a custom SAT® Prep class or presentation
VCU Test Prep also offers customized SAT® Prep programs for schools, nonprofit organizations, and community groups. If you are a high school principal, guidance counselor, admissions department, or community leader and would like details about our custom programs or would like to request a presentation, please call our professional staff at (804) 828-1322 or email us at firstname.lastname@example.org.
About our program:
VCU’s Test Prep program is partnered with Educational Testing Consultants, a leader in higher education test preparation. Each year, Educational Testing Consultants helps thousands of students prepare for the important pre-college standardized tests at major colleges and universities across the United States. Educational Testing Consultants provides a proven program with a record of success and highly trained, top-quality instructors.
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