Florida is a great place to go to college! Florida has a number of top-ranked colleges, including University of North Florida and Jacksonville University in Jacksonville, FL. To increase your chances of receiving an acceptance letter from the school of your choice, you'll want to optimize your SAT score.

If you're looking for the best SAT prep in Jacksonville Beach, start here. We've compiled a list of local prep courses for the SAT, the top colleges in the Jacksonville Beach area, and popular SAT test centers in Florida.

The SAT is offered seven times each year, on one Saturday in January, March, May, June, October, November, and December. There is no restriction on how many times you can take the test, but most students find that taking the test three or fewer times is best. Four times should be the very most you should take the test; the fewer test days you attend, the less work you have to do!


Avoid late-registration fees by signing up at least one month ahead of time. Students who set their test date well in advance tend to get the most out of their studying – it creates additional motivation to help you achieve your score.

The average student studying for the SAT in Jacksonville Beach, FL spends about five weeks preparing for the exam. That's not possible for everyone, so there are always shorter study plans that can help you make the most out of the time you have. Once you've given some thought to your goals and available study time, schedule your SAT (and your prep) so that you have a clear target to work toward.

Below you'll find some recommended prep courses for the SAT closest to Jacksonville Beach, FL.

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 Jacksonville Beach, Florida

School Location School Type Undergrad Population Percent Admitted
University of North Florida Jacksonville, FL 4-year, Public 14495 51%
Jacksonville University Jacksonville, FL 4-year, Private not-for-profit 3173 41%
Edward Waters College Jacksonville, FL 4-year, Private not-for-profit 831 24%
Trinity Baptist College Jacksonville, FL 4-year, Private not-for-profit 246 57%
Flagler College Saint Augustine, FL 4-year, Private not-for-profit 2716 56%
University of Florida Gainesville, FL 4-year, Public 33628 43%
Bethune-Cookman University Daytona Beach, FL 4-year, Private not-for-profit 3617 69%
Embry Riddle Aeronautical University-Daytona Beach Daytona Beach, FL 4-year, Private not-for-profit 4453 80%
Stetson University DeLand, FL 4-year, Private not-for-profit 2162 51%
Armstrong Atlantic State University Savannah, GA 4-year, Public 6612 56%
Florida Hospital College of Health Sciences Orlando, FL 4-year, Private not-for-profit 2621 98%
University of Central Florida Orlando, FL 4-year, Public 45371 46%
Rollins College Winter Park, FL 4-year, Private not-for-profit 2581 56%
Valdosta State University Valdosta, GA 4-year, Public 10328 71%
Savannah College of Art and Design Savannah, GA 4-year, Private not-for-profit 8188 63%
Florida Christian College Kissimmee, FL 4-year, Private not-for-profit 272 33%
University of South Carolina-Beaufort Bluffton, SC 4-year, Public 1684 72%
Saint Leo University Saint Leo, FL 4-year, Private not-for-profit 11961 78%
Georgia Southern University Statesboro, GA 4-year, Public 16486 56%
Brewton-Parker College Mount Vernon, GA 4-year, Private not-for-profit 1049 50%