Ready to start preparing for the SAT? We've put together a list of the best options for SAT prep in Florence and the top colleges in the Florence area. Nearly every college in Alabama requires the SAT, and it's wise to find out applicants' average SAT score so you can set a score goal.

The redesigned SAT is out of 1600 points, with 800 points for math and 800 points for Reading and Writing & Language. The essay section is optional, but some colleges do require it. Be sure to check with each college to confirm application expectations.


It's important to get registered for the SAT early, and to plan your prep time accordingly. Once you set your test date, you'll be more motivated to study – and that means you'll get the most out of your study time. On average, SAT test-takers in Florence, AL spend about five weeks preparing for the exam. That's not possible for everyone, so we've provided shorter study plans that can help you make the most out of your study time.

Check out the options below for recommended SAT prep courses closest to Florence, AL that will help raise your score. If you can't find a local option, know there are many online options with live instruction available.

Kaplan SAT prep

SAT Prep - Live Online

Begins Mar 17, 2018

SAT Prep - Live Online PLUS
Meets on Sat, Sun - Ends Apr 15, 2018

Begins Mar 18, 2018

SAT Prep - Live Online PLUS
Meets on Sun - Ends May 20, 2018

Begins Mar 18, 2018

SAT Prep - Live Online PLUS
Meets on Sun - Ends May 20, 2018

Begins Mar 28, 2018

SAT Prep - Live Online PLUS
Meets on Mon, Wed - Ends Apr 23, 2018

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2018 SAT Administration Dates (Anticipated)

March 10, 2018

May 5, 2018

June 2, 2018

Colleges near Florence, Alabama

School Location School Type Undergrad Population Percent Admitted
University of North Alabama Florence, AL 4-year, Public 6042 87%
Oakwood University Huntsville, AL 4-year, Private not-for-profit 1859 51%
University of Alabama in Huntsville Huntsville, AL 4-year, Public 6119 66%
Alabama A & M University Normal, AL 4-year, Public 4496 51%
Blue Mountain College Blue Mountain, MS 4-year, Private not-for-profit 494 44%
University of Memphis , TN 4-year, Public 16719 67%
Jackson State Community College Jackson, TN 2-year, Public 5109 56%
Lambuth University Jackson, TN 4-year, Private not-for-profit 654 46%
Motlow State Community College Tullahoma, TN 2-year, Public 5079 23%
O'More College of Design Franklin, TN 4-year, Private not-for-profit 182 40%
Union University Jackson, TN 4-year, Private not-for-profit 2777 79%
Birmingham Southern College Birmingham, AL 4-year, Private not-for-profit 1508 66%
Rust College Holly Springs, MS 4-year, Private not-for-profit 1072 34%
Lipscomb University Nashville, TN 4-year, Private not-for-profit 2513 60%
Bethel University McKenzie, TN 4-year, Private not-for-profit 2484 52%
Aquinas College Nashville, TN 4-year, primarily associate's, Private not-for-pro 828 98%
Middle Tennessee State University Murfreesboro, TN 4-year, Public 22299 71%
Nashville State Community College Nashville, TN 2-year, Public 8869 67%
Sewanee-The University of the South Sewanee, TN 4-year, Private not-for-profit 1469 62%
University of Alabama at Birmingham Birmingham, AL 4-year, Public 10646 82%