SANTA BARBARA, CA SAT® PREP COURSES

California is a great place to go to college! California has a number of top-ranked colleges, including Westmont College and Montana State University-Billings in Billings, MT. 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 Santa Barbara, start here. We've compiled a list of local prep courses for the SAT, the top colleges in the Santa Barbara area, and popular SAT test centers in California.

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!

SAT PREP COURSES IN SANTA BARBARA
STUDYING FOR THE SAT: SANTA BARBARA

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 Santa Barbara, CA 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 Santa Barbara, CA.

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SAT Prep Courses in Santa Barbara

Glendale, CA - Begins Jul 9, 2018

SAT Prep - In Person
Meets on Mon, Tue, Wed, Thu - Ends Jul 19, 2018

Glendale Adventist Academy
700 Kimlin Dr.
Glendale, CA 91206

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Northridge, CA - Begins Jul 9, 2018

SAT Prep - In Person
Meets on Mon, Tue, Wed, Thu - Ends Jul 19, 2018

CSUN On-Campus
18111 Nordhoff Street
Northridge, CA 91330

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Thousand Oaks, CA - Begins Jul 9, 2018

SAT Prep - In Person
Meets on Mon, Tue, Wed, Thu - Ends Jul 19, 2018

California Lutheran University
60 W. Olsen Ave.
Thousand Oaks, CA 91360

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Los Angeles, CA - Begins Jul 9, 2018

SAT Prep - In Person
Meets on Mon, Tue, Wed, Thu - Ends Jul 19, 2018

Westwood Kaplan Center
1133 Westwood Boulevard, Suite 201
Los Angeles, CA 90024

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Burbank, CA - Begins Jul 10, 2018

SAT Prep - In Person
Meets on Tue, Thu - Ends Aug 2, 2018

Burbank High School
902 N. 3rd Street
Burbank, CA 91502

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Los Angeles, CA - Begins Jul 21, 2018

SAT Prep - In Person
Meets on Tue, Thu, Sat - Ends Aug 7, 2018

Loyola Marymount University (LMU)
1 LMU Drive
Los Angeles, CA 90045

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Northridge, CA - Begins Jul 23, 2018

SAT Prep - In Person
Meets on Mon, Tue, Wed, Thu - Ends Aug 2, 2018

CSUN On-Campus
18111 Nordhoff Street
Northridge, CA 91330

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Torrance, CA - Begins Jul 23, 2018

SAT Prep - In Person
Meets on Mon, Tue, Wed, Thu - Ends Aug 2, 2018

Courtyard Torrance/Palos Verdes
2633 Sepulveda Blvd.
Torrance, CA 90505

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SAT Prep - Live Online

Begins Jun 24, 2018

SAT Prep - Live Online
Meets on Sun - Ends Aug 19, 2018

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Begins Jun 30, 2018

SAT Prep - Live Online
Meets on Sat - Ends Aug 18, 2018

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Begins Jul 1, 2018

SAT Prep - Live Online
Meets on Sun - Ends Aug 19, 2018

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Begins Jul 5, 2018

SAT Prep - Live Online
Meets on Tue, Thu - Ends Jul 31, 2018

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2018 SAT Administration Dates (Anticipated)


June 2, 2018

August 25, 2018

October 6, 2018

November 3, 2018

December 1, 2018

Colleges near Santa Barbara, California

School Location School Type Undergrad Population Percent Admitted
Westmont College Santa Barbara, CA 4-year, Private not-for-profit 1361 75%
Montana State University-Billings Billings, MT 4-year, Public 3141 98%
California State University-Channel Islands Camarillo, CA 4-year, Public 3625 68%
California Lutheran University Thousand Oaks, CA 4-year, Private not-for-profit 2352 47%
The Master's College and Seminary Santa Clarita, CA 4-year, Private not-for-profit 1047 83%
California State University-Northridge Northridge, CA 4-year, Public 29576 73%
California State University-Bakersfield Bakersfield, CA 4-year, Public 6534 71%
American Jewish University Los Angeles, CA 4-year, Private not-for-profit 113 86%
Mount St. Mary's College Los Angeles, CA 4-year, Private not-for-profit 1980 73%
University of California-Los Angeles Los Angeles, CA 4-year, Public 26162 22%
Loyola Marymount University Los Angeles, CA 4-year, Private not-for-profit 5833 54%
Woodbury University Burbank, CA 4-year, Private not-for-profit 1282 38%
Musicians Institute Hollywood, CA 4-year, primarily associate's, Private for-profit 1425 99%
Otis College of Art and Design Los Angeles, CA 4-year, Private not-for-profit 1158 50%
California Polytechnic State University-San Luis Obispo San Luis Obispo, CA 4-year, Public 18302 37%
University of Southern California Los Angeles, CA 4-year, Private not-for-profit 17380 24%
Occidental College Los Angeles, CA 4-year, Private not-for-profit 1972 42%
California State University-Los Angeles Los Angeles, CA 4-year, Public 16008 67%
California Institute of Technology Pasadena, CA 4-year, Private not-for-profit 951 13%
California State University-Dominguez Hills Carson, CA 4-year, Public 11156 59%