Designed for 11th-12th graders, the SAT®･ACT® Prep courses introduces students to results-oriented test-taking strategies, and is divided into three sections in SAT® and four sections in ACT®. A wealth of practice drills and cutting-edge instruction offered in this course gives students the opportunity to not only practice learned strategies, but also to learn the academic English skills necessary for success in American universities. Students can further enhance their studies by adding the Super SAT®･ACT® course to achieve their higher score.
- POINTExperienced Instructors
Our expert instructors, with years of experience in test prep instruction in Japan, guide students through this results-oriented programs.
- POINTOriginal Textbooks
The textbooks have a proven track record of success, and are prepared with the utmost analysis on achieving result.
- POINTSmall Class
Class size is kept at a maximum of 10 students to ensure a wealth of individualized feedback.
(1) Students who have sat practice tests or an official SAT® administration, with SAT® scores of 900 or above.
※Each section must have a score of 450 or above in SAT®.
※Students are recommended to have completed 10th grade.
(2) Students enrolled in Japanese high schools who have received English-language education must have a score of 90 or above in TOEFL® iBT.
Number of lecture hours
Each section : 2.5 hours × 4 lessons
(SAT® : Reading / Writing & Language / Math)
※For some administrative reason, lecture hours will be switched to 3 hrs 20 min × 3 lessons.
Applications from one section accepted. Applicants will receive the above discount when applying for two or all three sections at the same time.
SAT Course Kit: ¥23,600
※The kit contains all sections plus online programs for self-study at home (self-paced course), and cannot be separated by subject for separate purchase.
※First-time Tokyo TestPrep students will be charged a one-time enrollment fee. (Tax incl.)
SAT® Prep Regular Course Schedule
Sunday: 10:30-14:10 / 10:30-13:10
Intensive Course Schedule in Winter
The schedule will be announced shortly.
Other Service：One-on-one Tutoring for optional Essay Writing of SAT®･ACT®
Our teachers can help and check your Essay Writing of the tests in private tutoring.
※ONE lesson is 80 min, and its rate is ¥15,120 (tax incl.).
Other Service：One-on-one Lessons on Skype for SAT®･ACT® Prep
Only offered to permanent residents in Japan.
Our teachers will help you with Test Prep on Skype if you live in Japan.
If you wish, please contact us at email@example.com for more information.
※ONE lesson is 80 min, and its rate is ¥15,120 (tax incl.).
(1) One-on-one counseling
Individual consultations are designed to build the most suitable study plan, based on study goals, education plans, and time planned to devote to SAT®･ACT® prep. The student’s acknowledgement of what material is to be covered in the course is required prior to enrollment.
(2) SAT® ･ACT® Diagnostic Test
Students who do not have an official SAT® ･ACT® score are encouraged to take an diagnostic test. The test format mirrors the format of the official test, with the diagnostic test approximately four hours in length.
※Reservations required. Free of charge except for optional essay evaluation. Essay evaluation fee is ¥2,700.
(3) Trial lesson
Based on diagnostic test results (or official SAT®･ACT® test results), students are invited to take a trial lesson or observe a class. If the student’s scores fall well below 1000 in SAT® or below 22 in ACT®, the student is encouraged to consider taking private lessons. Students are to consult with the staff before course registration.
(4) Course registration
Students are required to complete the enrollment form and sign/ date the agreement (back page of the enrollment form) after carefully reading and agreeing to the terms of the agreement. Payment of the enrollment fee, tuition, and course kit/textbook fees is to be made within three days of submitting the enrollment form.
(5) Course begins!
Students are required to bring their SAT®･ACT® course book on the first day of class. Textbooks are not available for loan.
Q：Please tell me more about the textbook and the instructor.
A native English-speaking prep expert guides students through the twists and turns of the SAT®･ACT® in a comprehensible and enjoyable learning environment, and conducts the course in English. The textbook set used in this course is also used in Kaplan US centers; however, the pace at which the course is conducted, as well as services offered, differs from that of Kaplan US centers. Online learning tools for comprehensive self-study offered in Kaplan US center courses are also offered. This center does not offer the Higher Score Guarantee.
Q：For what school grades are the SAT®･ACT® prep courses offered?
The SAT®･ACT® prep courses are recommended mainly for 11th and 12th graders, as the courses cover crucial concepts not covered in school, and are therefore not recommended for students in 10th grade and below. As the prep courses focus on test preparation, students taking an SAT®･ACT® prep course at this center will need to review math and verbal concepts not covered in school, at home.
The course requires an official total SAT® score of 1000 or more (section scores of 500 or more), or ACT® score of 22 or more(section scores of 20 or more), regardless of grade level.
Q：Are make-up lessons available?
Yes, if the next section meets student enrollment number requirements, make-up lessons are accepted; however, if student enrollment number requirements are not met, the next section will be closed, and make-up lessons will not be accepted.
Q：Are private lessons available?
Private lessons are offered for a separate fee; however, the conditions of the lesson content and private lesson schedule must meet both the student’s needs and the instructor’s capabilities. Private lessons are usually scheduled only on weekdays. Private lesson scheduling will require about one week. The lesson material will be prepared by this center.
In addition, Subject Preps will also be available, depending upon instructor’s teaching schedules. Please feel free to contact the center director about availability of instructors for the Subject Test Preps.
Q：Are seasonal intensive courses offered?
Yes. Spring, summer, and winter intensive courses are offered. As the course content for the seasonal intensive courses is identical to the year-round courses, students who have taken a course before will not be permitted to enroll in that same course again.
Please see the seasonal intensive course schedule for more information. Sometimes intensive course in the Fall Break will be scheduled.
Q：Can I enroll only in the Super SAT®･ACT® course?
Yes. The Super SAT®･ACT® course is designed for students in their final stage of the test prep or who have completed the SAT®･ACT® Prep course. However, students who have prepared for the test on their own, or enrolled in a prep course at another prep test school, must have an official SAT® total score of 1000 or above or an official ACT® total score of 22 or above.
Advanced-level test-taking techniques are covered in this course, and aids in maximizing students’ scores. Students are administered a variety of Kaplan original tests/ previously administered official tests from the College Board or ACT, Inc., or other publications, and receive their scores immediately. The feedback session is comprised of detailed review of each test with personalized explanations from the instructor.
Q：Does the Tokyo Test Prep Center offer assistance when registering for the official SAT®・ACT® tests?
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