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PSAT TEST PREP CLASSES

Study with the best PSAT materials and get your desired PSAT Score.

Expert Guidance

Your course instructor will pinpoint your weaknesses and provide you personal feedback on a regular basis.

PSAT Test Strategy

You will study PSAT Math, PSAT Reading, and PSAT Writing key content areas and learn effective strategies.

Regular Feedback

You will receive personal feedback on a regular basis.

Unlimited Practice

You will gain unlimited access to free practice tests during and after enrollment.

Real Results

Your composite PSAT score will improve (on average) 200-400 points once you've taken our PSAT test prep classes.

What is the PSAT? 

 

The PSAT -- otherwise known as the Preliminary SAT -- is a test that students take as early as 8th grade. The PSAT and SAT share many similarities, and in fact, the PSAT for 11th graders / juniors is basically the same content level and format as the SAT (the PSAT is slightly shorter and includes no essay). The PSAT scores cannot be used in college admissions, but for 11th graders, their PSAT scores automatically place them into consideration for the National Merit Scholarship, a highly prestigious award that is a great addition to a college application.

How do I prepare for the PSAT?

PSAT test prep often is seen as an unnecessary investment. Consequently, you may be thinking that you can do well on the PSAT by using the free materials available. While those PSAT study materials are a good start, we firmly believe that SAT test prep courses (yes, that's right, the SAT!) are one of the best ways to get a comprehensive understanding of the PSAT. By taking one of our SAT / PSAT classes, you won’t have to worry about getting ANY materials. And you won’t have to worry about setting aside time to study. We have our own in-house SAT / PSAT curriculum and official SAT and PSAT practice tests, and our SAT / PSAT  classes build in official test day simulations.

What else should I know about B2A PSAT prep?

 

Once you are done with your SAT / PSAT class, or even if you take PSAT tutoring, you will have unlimited access to SAT and PSAT practice tests. Since we know that PSAT scores are one of the key factors in qualifying for the National Merit Scholarship, we take our SAT / PSAT test prep courses very seriously and help students at all stages of their SAT / PSAT prep, from just learning the test format to mastering the strategies to learning the tricky concepts. No task is too large or small for our team! Check out our list of SAT / PSAT course instructors and tutors here.

PSAT Test

Dates & Locations

Scholarships (General)

National Merit Scholarship Qualifying

PSAT 8/9

PSAT 10

PSAT/NMSQ

There are different level PSAT tests based on grade.

October, at school

October, at school

October, at school

Dates may vary and some PSATs are administered during spring.

Yes

Yes

Yes

All tests are used for 3rd-party scholarships or other distinctions.

No

No

Yes

Only the 11th grade / junior year PSAT is used for NMS qualification.

SAT / PSAT Test Prep Classes

SEMESTER CLASSES
Get in-depth, long-term preparation.
Have time to tackle your PSAT prep? Perfect! You will learn all the content areas and strategies for the PSAT so that you can score better than ever before.
Offered during:
Fall Semester
16 weeks from August to December
Spring Semester
20 weeks from January to May
Schedule:
  • Meets 4 hours per week, once a week
  • Friday PM, Saturday AM, or Saturday PM class options
CRAM COURSES
Give yourself a last-minute boost.
Have less than two months before your official PSAT test? No worries! In cram classes, you will master the most important PSAT content areas and practice all the strategies.
Offered during:
Fall Semester
August, September,  October, November,  & December
Spring Semester
January, February, March, April & May
Schedule:
  • Meets 6 hours per week, once a week
  • Saturday 9:00 AM - 3:30 PM
INTENSIVE COURSES
Utilize your school breaks.
Want to make the most of your summer, winter, or spring break? Great! Intensive PSAT courses will review all the content areas and give you time to apply the strategies and practice.
Offered during:
Summer Break
10 weeks from June to August
Winter Break
8 days
Spring Break
6 days
Summer Break Schedule:
  • Meetings 4.5 hours per day, 5 days a week
  • AM or PM class options
Winter/Spring Break Schedule
  • Meetings 6 hours per day, 5-6 days a week

Why Choose B2A Online Classes?

In B2A's online classes, you will be learning with other students in a small-group setting that brings the best features of a physical class into a virtual format. Video usage is required, participation is expected, and teachers will be actively engaging you to provide contributions to classroom discussions -- just like you'd expect in person!

How Do B2A Online Classes Work?

You meet with your instructor and classmates online each week in a designated meeting via Zoom. B2A admin will share curriculum with you virtually or you can access the files on the course's specific Google Classroom. In the meeting room, you will be asked to turn on video for the entire class period and audio when appropriate. The teacher will teach lesson concepts, demonstrate key points while using screen share, and facilitate in-class practice and discussions. 

B2A Online Classes

For more information, please contact us to set up your complimentary consultation.

Eliminate Your Weaknesses Immediately!

Have a foundation in the PSAT? Want to get the most personalized PSAT prep plan? Sign up for tutoring! Your tutor will assess your problem areas and directly address them while creating a safe and positive environment for you to learn in.
 
You will only study and practice what you and your tutor think is necessary.

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