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SAT® Test Preparation

DecorativeRegional & Continuing Education’s SAT® Preparation programs include expert instruction, a proven format, all required course materials, access to diagnostic exams, and online support resources in one convenient, affordable package.

Our SAT® courses are intensive test prep programs that provides students with the tools they need to prepare for and succeed on the SAT®. They are strategically scheduled for the weeks leading up to the most popular SAT® test dates. Students have abundant opportunities for learning and for interacting with our expert instructors, as well as time to practice new skills between sessions.

All courses feature:

• Experienced, dedicated instructors
• Official preparation guides including practice tests from The College Board
• Thorough presentations and explanations
• Easy-to-follow study plans
• Access to online support resources

Learn More About:

Registration & Refunds
Course Content
System Requirements
Course Materials
• SAT Test Dates

Pick the Format that Works Best for You


Our classroom programs combine the familiar experience of an in-person classroom with convenient online support resources.


Live-online classes offer the same great content with the flexibility of attending class from anywhere or at any time. Our virtual classroom provides you with the opportunity to interact in real-time with our expert instructors and to re-watch the recordings of your class sessions at your convenience for up to 30 days after the course ends.

Register for an Upcoming SAT Prep Class

Live-Online Summer Institutes

Course Fee:
$499 if you register 10 or more days prior to the class start date.
$549 if you register fewer than 10 days prior to the class start date.

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• Includes 20 hours of instruction
• Additional 4 hours of course review offered in the fall
• Course covers math, reading, writing and language, and essay sections


August 3–14, 2020 | Register Now
Monday–Friday, 10 a.m.–Noon

Live-Online Blitz Classes

Course Fee:
$399 if you register 10 or more days prior to the class start date.
$449 if you register fewer than 10 days prior to the class start date.

• Includes 16 hours of classroom instruction
• Course covers math, reading, writing and language, and essay sections

July 29–August 24, 2020 | Register Now
Mondays & Wednesdays, 4–6 p.m.

September 3–29, 2020 | Register Now
Tuesdays & Thursdays, 4–6 p.m.

October 8–November 3, 2020 | Register Now
Time Option 1: Tuesdays & Thursdays, 4–6 p.m.
Time Option 2: Tuesdays & Thursdays, 7–9 p.m.

October 28–November 30, 2020 | Register Now
Mondays & Wednesdays, 4–6 p.m.

Registration & Refunds:

Register online using the links above, or call 530–898–6105.

• Within 3 days of your purchase date: 100% of program fee is refundable
• Within 4–7 days of your purchase date: 75% of program fee is refundable
• Day 8+: No refund

Course Content

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Test Taking Strategies

• Introduction to the SAT
• Question formats
• Time management
• Process of elimination
• Informed guessing

Quantitative Subjects

• Solution strategies
• Equations and inequalities
• Exponents, fractions, percentages, and averages
• Rates, ratios, proportions, polynomials
• Analytic and coordinate geometry
• Euclidian geometry and trigonometry
• Word problems

Verbal Subjects

• Punctuation and grammar
• Writing structure and organization
• Critical reading
• Reading comprehension
• Graphical interpretation

System Requirements

The Live-Online SAT Blitz is offered online using Adobe Connect, a free browser plug-in. The only requirements are high speed internet access and speakers or headphones. Check your system for compatibility.


Course materials will be delivered directly to your home, or arrangements can be made for you to pick them up at the Regional & Continuing Education Office. We recommend registering at least four (4) business days in advance of the class start date to ensure timely delivery of your student package.