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Columbia MD, 21044
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312 Marshall Avenue, Suite 205
Laurel, MD 20707
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Test Preparation

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Preparation for the SAT

Ages 15+. If you are planning to take the SAT, this updated course will prepare you for both the verbal and math sections. Verbal preparation will ask you to interpret the meanings of relevant words and phrases in context, utilize close reading to increase comprehension, and identify central ideas and themes of a text. The optional essay section will also be covered. Math preparation includes mastery of linear expressions, creating and solving equations, using ratios, percentages and units, problem solving, and data analysis. You should have completed Algebra II. Test taking tips will be covered. The class simulates a test-taking environment with practice tests and exercises. Textbook is provided. You must bring a calculator. This course is for high school students.

Tuition: $385 (includes $106 in fees*)
Sat Apr 25-May 30 9AM-4:30PM Hickory Ridge XK-132 1350 #6734
Note: Tuition for this class is $296 (includes $94 in fees*). No class May 23.
Mon-Fri Jun 22-Jul 02 8:30AM-12:30PM HCC Main Campus XK-132 1380 #7516
Note: Tuition for this class is $359 (includes $106 in fees*). No class July 3.
Mon-Fri Jul 06-Jul 17 8:30AM-12:30PM HCC Main Campus XK-132 1104 #7278
Mon-Fri Jul 20-Jul 31 8:30AM-12:30PM HCC Main Campus XK-132 1106 #7280
Mon-Fri Aug 03-Aug 14 8:30AM-12:30PM HCC Main Campus XK-132 1105 #7279
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Preparation for the SAT Essay
Ages 15+. Planning on taking the SAT Essay? The essay section gives you an opportunity to show how effectively you can read and comprehend a passage and write an essay analyzing the passage. This course will help you demonstrate your ability to read a passage carefully, present a clear and logical analysis, and use language precisely. This class simulates a test-taking environment with practice essay questions and exercises. Textbook is provided. 
Tuition: $245 (includes $99 in fees*)
Mon-Fri Jul 20-Jul 24 8:30AM-12PM HCC Main Campus XK-457 1209 #1112
Mon-Fri Aug 03-Aug 07 8:30AM-12PM HCC Main Campus XK-457 1210 #1113
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Preparation for the SAT Verbal Test

Ages 15+. If you are taking the SAT and only need preparation in the verbal section, you should take this updated course. Verbal preparation includes vocabulary and reading comprehension such as understanding the author’s message, rhetoric, synthesis, and understanding relationships in passages. Test taking tips will be included. The class simulates a test-taking environment with practice tests and exercises. Textbook is provided. This course is for high school students.

Tuition: $269 (includes $94 in fees*)
Sat Apr 25-May 30 9AM-1PM Hickory Ridge XK-134 1352 #6897
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