Test Preparation Online

A-List Education was founded in 2005 in New York City by a team of Ivy League graduates with extensive experience in SAT and ACT preparation. Our vision is to not only deliver outstanding results for our clients but also to use the tests as a platform for a student’s personal growth. A-List has grown to provide leading-edge education services to private clients all over the world and more than 800 secondary schools and nonprofit organisations, helping more than 80,000 students through our offices in Dubai, London, New York and Shanghai. Since the opening of our Dubai office in 2014, A-List Education Services has focused on expanding university access and improving readiness for international students. We know both the US and UK education systems inside out and understand what it takes for international students to succeed on US standardised tests.

A-List offers the very best online instruction for the US standardized tests. Our dynamic staff is highly trained and tailors each lesson plan to meet the individual student’s needs. We are committed to developing the whole student by preparing him or her for middle school, high school, college, and beyond.

SAT | ACT | SAT II Subject Tests | SSAT/ISEE | Advanced Placement Exams

On the ACT, a test scored out of 36 points, student scores improved by 5 points on average. Students in the top 25% percent improved their scores by 8 points. On the SAT, an exam scored out of 1600 points, student scores improved 166 points on average. Students in the top 25% improved their scores 293 points.

Our Online Packages

Our packages, which must be purchased in advance, include a set number of tutoring hours and all materials and testing. Sessions may be used for any tuition including SSAT, PSAT, SAT, ACT, SAT Subject Tests, and APs. We are very proud to offer GEMS students a 10% discount on all tuition packages.

Student Testimonials

“My experience with A-List started in the summer with the ACT bootcamp. I loved my time with A-List. It was a fantastic experience that has really helped me prepare for college. A-List has boosted my score by 6 points on the ACT. My time with John has really helped my scores improve and has allowed me to apply to more competitive universities”

-Parents of Mark D

Jumeirah College, + 5 ACT

“A-List provides for a fantastic platform for students of all levels. It creates a unique environment for students to push themselves to their limit intellectually and personally. A-List undeniably has one of the best programs on the market for the SAT and the ACT, respectively. The tutors are fantastic and are great communicators, providing for a fantastic experience”

–Alex H.

GEMS World Academy, +140 SAT points