Florida is a great place to go to college! Florida has a number of top-ranked colleges, including Florida Institute of Technology and University of Central Florida in Orlando, 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 Merritt Island, start here. We've compiled a list of local prep courses for the SAT, the top colleges in the Merritt Island 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 Merritt Island, 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 Merritt Island, FL.

Kaplan SAT prep

SAT Prep Courses in Merritt Island

Orlando, FL - Begins Apr 21, 2018

SAT Prep - In Person PLUS
Meets on Sat, Sun - Ends May 20, 2018

Orlando Kaplan Center
12226 Corporate Blvd
Orlando, FL 32817

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 Merritt Island, Florida

School Location School Type Undergrad Population Percent Admitted
Florida Institute of Technology Melbourne, FL 4-year, Private not-for-profit 5022 59%
University of Central Florida Orlando, FL 4-year, Public 45371 46%
Rollins College Winter Park, FL 4-year, Private not-for-profit 2581 56%
Florida Hospital College of Health Sciences Orlando, FL 4-year, Private not-for-profit 2621 98%
Florida Christian College Kissimmee, FL 4-year, Private not-for-profit 272 33%
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%
Bethune-Cookman University Daytona Beach, FL 4-year, Private not-for-profit 3617 69%
Webber International University Babson Park, FL 4-year, Private not-for-profit 605 53%
Aviator College of Aeronautical Science and Technology Fort Pierce, FL 2-year, Private for-profit 40 66%
Warner University Lake Wales, FL 4-year, Private not-for-profit 964 50%
Florida Agricultural and Mechanical University , FL 4-year, Public 10244 61%
Florida Southern College Lakeland, FL 4-year, Private not-for-profit 2278 67%
Saint Leo University Saint Leo, FL 4-year, Private not-for-profit 11961 78%
Flagler College Saint Augustine, FL 4-year, Private not-for-profit 2716 56%
University of South Florida-Main Campus Tampa, FL 4-year, Public 30536 45%
Florida College Temple Terrace, FL 4-year, primarily associate's, Private not-for-pro 467 57%
The University of Tampa Tampa, FL 4-year, Private not-for-profit 5546 53%
Trinity College of Florida Trinity, FL 4-year, Private not-for-profit 211 44%
University of Florida Gainesville, FL 4-year, Public 33628 43%