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How ACT Tutoring can help you:

According to many experts around the country, enrolling in an ACT tutoring program is the most effective way to improve your score. Our custom ACT lessons, outstanding tutors, and impressive resource list combine to give you the most comprehensive ACT preparation possible.  Our ACT tutoring and ACT test prep programs can help you get into top colleges and universities.

Our tutors are trained to approach each student’s individual needs, providing a customized tutoring program that is tailored to yield the best results possible.

How ACT Private Tutoring Works

Call us or fill out the contact form for your free 15-minute consultation about your plans for the ACT.

Fill out our new student survey and complete our ACT diagnostic exam. We will build a personalized study plan that’s right only for you.


Our tutoring team will select an ACT tutor who complements you perfectly to get your score up - significantly.

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Frequently Asked Questions About the ACT

What is the ACT Exam?

The ACT is a standardized collegiate examination, similar to the Scholastic Aptitude Test (SAT). The ACT exam is a test used to objectively measure academic ability and college readiness. The ACT exam provides college admissions offices the opportunity to see how a student might perform in college-level courses.

This video will also outline “what the ACT exam is” and how you can get ACT Test Prep:

How difficult is the ACT exam?

The ACT is a difficult exam for most students.  In fact, the average score nationwide is about 21.   Even some students with top grades can go to the ACT exam feeling unprepared.  Our goal is to help make you realize that there are strategies and skills that can be taught to improve your scores.  The students in Top Test Prep’s programs score 30+ or higher, on average.  Our ACT tutors are here ready to help you!

What sections are on the ACT exam and how much time are you given?

The ACT tests a student’s abilities in English, Math, Reading, Science, and Writing.

There are 45 minutes on the English section, 60 minutes on Mathematics section, 40 minutes on the Reading section, and 40 minutes on the Science section.  The ACT composite time is approximately 3 hours total.

Is the ACT writing section optional?

Yes, the ACT writing section is optional.  However, our private ACT tutors will recommend that you take this section too in order to provide admissions officers with a better perspective on your writing.

How is the ACT exam scored?

The ACT exam is scored out of 36 total.  Most top schools want between a 29 to 35 as a median range. The following video explains a more detail how the ACT is scored:

Does Top Test Prep have ACT Prep guides or an ACT exam handbook?

Yes, make sure to call our ACT private tutors and ask about this guide and how we can help you prepare:  (800) 501-7737.

How can you prepare for the ACT science section?

Here’s a helpful video on the ACT science section:


Where can I find general tips and strategies for the ACT exam?

Here are some tips to help you prepare for the ACT exam:


The SAT or ACT Exam: Which should you take?

Information on which exam you should take, either the SAT or ACT:

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ACT Exam Information

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label ACT Prep Handbook

Top Test Prep has published a very popular ACT Prep guide to help students prepare for the ACT Exam.