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High School Students to Benefit with Academic Review for SAT Exam

High School Students to Benefit with Academic Review for SAT Exam

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The University of Pittsburgh at Johnstown SAT Super Series, an academic review for the SAT, helps to remove the mystery behind the SAT exam and better prepares students for exam day.

Students are encouraged to enroll in the preliminary session being held from 6 to 7:30 p.m. Thursday, March 16.  Students enrolled in the preliminary session will complete an abbreviated version of the SAT to identify specific areas that might need attention in order to improve their score.

The Writing and Critical Reading Review will be held from 9:30 a.m. to 3 p.m., Saturday, March 18, in which instructor Beth Golden will review the written essay, sentence completion, vocabulary, and critical reading.

The Mathematics Review will be held from  9:30 a.m. to 3 p.m. Saturday, March 25, in which instructor Michael Oravec will review arithmetic, algebra, geometry, and probability and statistics.

Seating is limited for these sessions and early registration is suggested.  The Pitt PowerPrice is $129 for the series or $69 per course.  In order to qualify for the Pitt PowerPrice, registrations and payments must be received by noon, Friday, February 24.  Registrations received after February 24 will be $159 for the series and $85 per course.  The registration/refund deadline is Friday, March 3.  An on-campus lunch will be provided for all participants from noon to 12:30 p.m.

To register, contact the UPJ Outreach Office at 269-2099 or visit the office’s website at for a registration form.

The Office of Outreach and Professional Services at the University of Pittsburgh at Johnstown delivers quality educational programs and services to our region.  Through a strong commitment to developing community partnerships to meet educational needs, the office offers enrichment programs for adults as well as a variety of educational opportunities for children.  Operating within the Outreach Office is the John P. and Joyce Murtha Center for Continuing Education and Professional Development, which offers graduate-level study and professional development programs.
Posted by Shook, Kimberly on 1/13/2006 5:00:00 AM