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Youth Test Prep

College of DuPage offers standardized test preparation for all ages. Students can hone their skills to perform at their maximum potential on standardized testing.

Test Prep

Gain an extra edge when taking the PSAT, ACT or SAT by enrolling in a test preparation class. These classes prepare students by offering testing tips and strategies to help improve test scores and chances for scholarships or early admission.

Upcoming Courses


ACT Online Test Preparation

This new online course features online test preparation modules with content experts.  Using the Blackboard interface, this class includes strategies for math, science and English, as well as reading and writing.

Monday to Thursday, Oct. 19 to Dec. 10
YEHSC-0004-005, $425

ACT Test Prep

Review math, science reasoning, reading and English usage in preparation for the ACT exam. Practice under simulated testing conditions using authentic ACT questions. Course includes an introduction to the ACT writing section. Spring 2016

ACT Weekend Intensive
Scheduled for the weekend before the ACT Examination, this crash course provides students with strategies to prepare for the test. Testing strategies are emphasized with a brief overview of the math, science reasoning, reading and English usage in preparation for the ACT exam. Please bring a sack lunch. 

Saturday and Sunday, Oct. 17 and 18
8 a.m. to 2:30 p.m.
YEHSC-0004-007, $245
On campus in Glen Ellyn

Saturday and Sunday, Dec. 5 and 6
8 a.m. to 2:30 p.m.
YEHSC-0004-008, $245
On campus in Glen Ellyn

ACT Testing Strategies

Focusing on testing strategies specific to the ACT, this course includes valuable skills and practice testing to prepare for the ACT.

Saturday and Sunday, Oct. 10 and 11
11 a.m. to 3 p.m.
YEHSC-0004-009, $185
Naperville Center

Customized Test Prep

If you can't attend during our regularly scheduled class times, try our Customized Test Prep. This allows you to concentrate on subject areas of your choosing at a time convenient for you.

Adult Test Prep

Test prep for adults is available for the GRE, GMAT and LSAT exams.

We also offer a wide variety of tutoring services.

Upcoming Courses

See the complete Youth Academy schedule in our current Continuing Education Schedule of Classes.

Register today!

To register, call Continuing Education at (630) 942-2208 or email For detailed program information, call (630) 942-2208 or email