Texarkana 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 Texarkana area and the best options for SAT prep in Texarkana.

While many schools like East Texas Baptist 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 Texarkana, 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 Texarkana, Arkansas

School Location School Type Undergrad Population Percent Admitted
East Texas Baptist University Marshall, TX 4-year, Private not-for-profit 1179 51%
Centenary College of Louisiana Shreveport, LA 4-year, Private not-for-profit 887 60%
Louisiana State University-Shreveport Shreveport, LA 4-year, Public 4220 82%
LeTourneau University Longview, TX 4-year, Private not-for-profit 3098 59%
Grambling State University Grambling, LA 4-year, Public 4538 31%
Louisiana Tech University Ruston, LA 4-year, Public 8748 61%
The University of Texas at Tyler Tyler, TX 4-year, Public 5051 48%
Texas A & M University-Commerce Commerce, TX 4-year, Public 5570 59%
Jefferson Regional Medical Center School of Nursing Pine Bluff, AR 2-year, Private not-for-profit 70 68%
Northwestern State University of Louisiana Natchitoches, LA 4-year, Public 8141 83%
University of Louisiana Monroe Monroe, LA 4-year, Public 7819 73%
University of Arkansas at Little Rock Little Rock, AR 4-year, Public 10200 87%
Stephen F Austin State University Nacogdoches, TX 4-year, Public 11219 50%
Philander Smith College Little Rock, AR 4-year, Private not-for-profit 668 71%
Southeastern Oklahoma State University Durant, OK 4-year, Public 3774 83%
University of Central Arkansas Conway, AR 4-year, Public 10146 94%
University of the Ozarks Clarksville, AR 4-year, Private not-for-profit 625 95%
Central Baptist College Conway, AR 4-year, Private not-for-profit 625 65%
Hendrix College Conway, AR 4-year, Private not-for-profit 1456 83%
The University of Texas at Dallas Richardson, TX 4-year, Public 9801 50%