Prep Smarter, Score Higher

Ryan Prudhomme
Last update: January 16, 2017

What Is Kaplan Test Prep?

Greetings to Kaplan Test Prep, one of the leading educational corporations and test preparation institutes, which is based in New York City. It was founded and established by Stanley H. Kaplan in 1938. This innovative company offers test preparation for over 90 standardized tests such as the SAT, ACT, GMAT, GRE, and more. Kaplan Test Prep also provides different programs for individuals, schools, businesses, and they even offer programs internationally. They are accredited by the Accrediting Council for Continuing Education and Training (ACCET), a U.S. department of education that is a nationally recognized agency. Among the great opportunities that Kaplan has to offer, their most popular is their 'Higher Score Guarantee' (HSG). With this program, Kaplan Test Prep helps to prepare you to get the highest score possible on your standardized test, or your money back!

How Does Kaplan Test Prep work?

Kaplan Test Prep is very well known for its admissions and license examination tests. The effectiveness of the course materials, coaching, and sample tests have left students with high ratings. Courses for tests preparation include (as mentioned before) the SAT, ACT, GMAT, GRE, MCAT, DAT, OAT, and PCAT, and there are plenty of free resources provided about the examination process. Kaplan sells preparation materials for standardized tests using tutors, online classes, live and interactive classrooms, print books, and digital prints. They also provide a great service when you sign up allowing you to choose the most convenient way of getting your courses and programs finished. You can choose to use online live classrooms in the comfort of your own home, or study in a classroom near your home. You can trust and learn a lot from the expert teachings of Kaplan trained instructors.

Kaplan Test Prep has helpful videos for your test preparing needs. There are videos on courses, tips for understanding and mastering any of the standardized tests, learning about the structures of the exams and new question types, getting resources for additional practice, help with reading comprehension, and advice on the best ways to study and prepare for your test.

Why Kaplan Test Prep?

Kaplan has been helping students exceed beyond their own expectations on exams and get into their choice schools for more than 70 years. Kaplan wants to provide their students with the deepest knowledge, constructive feedback, and the confidence to reach their full potential. The experts give insight, perspective, and advice on a range of different topics and issues relevant to admission tests. This cutting-edge company has been mentioned in the new and online media more than just a few times for their innovation and services they provide and the reviews they are receiving from their satisfied customers.

Customer Testimonials

Here are a few customer testimonials by students who have reached their goals with Kaplan Test Prep:

"Walking in the day of the test, I wasn't nervous, because I knew I had all the tools to succeed." -Coleen R., Arizona State, Kaplan Test Prepper

"When I invested in Kaplan, I invested in my future, and it has paid tremendous dividends..." -Phil B., University of Virginia, MCAT Prepper

"I feel like I have more time to do things. I'm not stressing over learning as much. It comes simply and it sticks." -Arden E., SAT Test Prepper

The Higher Score Guarantee (HSG) Conditions And Restrictions

One of the greatest benefits Kaplan has to offer is the opportunity to join and successfully complete the 'Higher Score Guarantee (HSG). There are 3 steps when it comes to this program. Step one, you are a first time Kaplan student and enroll in a HSG eligible program, which needs to be paid in full. Step two, you must complete that program and take the official test whenever it is scheduled. Final step, within 3 months of finishing your program, you share your official score with Kaplan, and tell them whether you would like to repeat the same program once more for free, or if you did not score higher on your official test, you can get your money back. The requirements of HSG include attending all scheduled classes, finishing all homework for your program before the course expiration or exam date, and also taking all scheduled practice tests. As for the tutoring packages that are purchased, you must use 15 hours in graduate prep or 20 hours in pre-college prep of the total tutoring package to complete the program under guarantee.

If you have any questions or interest in the opportunity to improve your test scores, please call 1-800-KAP-TEST, visit, or send an email to [email protected]. Don't forget to take advantage of discounts and coupons to get a jump start on your future!