Fort Myers is a great place to study for the SAT – find a library, a cafe, or a bookstore and get started on your dream of getting into the college of your choice. We've assembled data on the top colleges in the Fort Myers area and the best options for SAT prep in Fort Myers.

While many schools like Florida Gulf Coast University require the redesigned SAT essay section, you should always check with the schools to which you're applying to see what is expected.


Most people studying for the SAT spend at least five weeks actively preparing. Once you've decided on a test date, you'll be more motivated to study. Whether you choose to use a book, apps, or local or online SAT prep courses like the ones we've recommended below, you'll want to structure your study time early. Note that if there's not a convenient class option in Fort Myers, you'll likely find a live course online that can help to raise your score.

Kaplan SAT prep

SAT Prep - Live Online

Begins Mar 28, 2018

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

Begins Mar 28, 2018

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

Begins Mar 31, 2018

SAT Prep - Live Online PLUS
Meets on Sat - Ends May 19, 2018

Begins Apr 5, 2018

SAT Prep - Live Online PLUS
Meets on Tue, Thu - Ends May 1, 2018

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2018 SAT Administration Dates (Anticipated)

March 10, 2018

May 5, 2018

June 2, 2018

Colleges near Fort Myers, Florida

School Location School Type Undergrad Population Percent Admitted
Florida Gulf Coast University Fort Myers, FL 4-year, Public 9740 70%
Hodges University Naples, FL 4-year, Private not-for-profit 2038 78%
New College of Florida Sarasota, FL 4-year, Public 825 53%
Florida Agricultural and Mechanical University , FL 4-year, Public 10244 61%
Warner University Lake Wales, FL 4-year, Private not-for-profit 964 50%
Webber International University Babson Park, FL 4-year, Private not-for-profit 605 53%
Eckerd College Saint Petersburg, FL 4-year, Private not-for-profit 2520 71%
University of South Florida-St. Petersburg Campus St. Petersburg, FL 4-year, Public 3445 52%
Florida Southern College Lakeland, FL 4-year, Private not-for-profit 2278 67%
The University of Tampa Tampa, FL 4-year, Private not-for-profit 5546 53%
Florida College Temple Terrace, FL 4-year, primarily associate's, Private not-for-pro 467 57%
Clearwater Christian College Clearwater, FL 4-year, Private not-for-profit 570 72%
University of South Florida-Main Campus Tampa, FL 4-year, Public 30536 45%
Northwood University-Florida Education Center West Palm Beach, FL 4-year, Private not-for-profit 731 52%
Aviator College of Aeronautical Science and Technology Fort Pierce, FL 2-year, Private for-profit 40 66%
Florida International University Miami, FL 4-year, Public 31729 51%
Florida Atlantic University Boca Raton, FL 4-year, Public 22843 51%
Palm Beach Atlantic University-West Palm Beach West Palm Beach, FL 4-year, Private not-for-profit 2434 80%
Saint Thomas University Miami Gardens, FL 4-year, Private not-for-profit 1176 59%
Nova Southeastern University Fort Lauderdale, FL 4-year, Private not-for-profit 5867 53%