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ACT & SAT Test Preparation Options


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Program Name


Dates and cost

ACT Preparatory Course

Minneapolis Community Education

This course is designed for students who wish to improve their test-taking skills and overall performance on the ACT college entrance exam

South High School and other locations


12 hour course

For more information call Heather Borgman, South High Coordinator 612-668-4326

Naviance ACT Test Prep

Students login via their Naviance Family Connection Account

Students take a diagnostic exam, and then the study plan is tailored to their individual needs

Students receive a projected score in each of the 4 test areas

Includes up to 6 practice exams

It is suggested that students practice 30-40 minutes a night for 3 months before the test, as well as 3 weekends to take practice tests


Hennepin County Library Free Online ACT Prep

Enter your barcode from your HC Library card

Register (enter a username and password)

A page will pull up with all kinds of practice exams

AP practice exams are the first group to come up

Practice ACT and SAT exams show up next

Click on an exam, and follow directions

Also includes SAT, PSAT, and AP test prep


Online test preparation


Sample questions and study guides


Provides information about the ACT


Provides free test prep for ACT, AP, PSAT, and SAT



The Practice ACT

The practice ACT is called the Pre-ACT

$12 Per Student



Khan Academy SAT Test Prep Options

Personalized SAT prep based on PSAT scores