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Elite has been helping students reach their academic goals since 1987.

For 27 years, Elite’s school-year and summer programs have offered students in grades 5 through 12 a flexible, proven system of courses and personal academic counseling.

We give students a degree of attention and academic supervision unmatched by other educational centers.

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44 Locations. 6 Countries. And growing.

Since our beginnings in 1987 as a storefront tutoring operation in Rowland Heights, California, we have expanded to more than 40 locations worldwide.

Elite has branches in Southern California, Northern California, Canada, South Korea, Indonesia, Turkey, and China.

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Whether you're getting a head start on high school or bound for college, Elite can help you get there. We have a variety of programs and classes to fit your timeline and your goals.

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Developing Your Strategy

Navigating the college admissions and standardized testing process can be stressful. We're here to make it as simple as possible. Check out these tools we've prepared to get you started.

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Meet our Elite Instructors: The Best in Test Prep

Stephen P.
  • Education: B.A. English, St. John's University; M.A. and Ph.D (in progress), USC
  • Subjects: SAT Writing
  • What I love about Elite: My students are amazing, and helping them learn how to express themselves through writing is incredibly rewarding.
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  • Education: B.A. University of Virginia; M.F.A. UC Irvine
  • Subjects: SAT Writing; SAT Critical Reading; College Application Workshop
  • What I love about Elite: I love the atmosphere of support and encouragement that both the teachers and students at Elite help to create.
Terry C.
  • Education: B.A. & M.A. English, Cal State Long Beach; AP English teacher at Loyola High School
  • Subjects: SAT Writing
  • What I love about Elite: I've been with Elite since 1998, and the fantastic students, staff, and leadership all make it an outstanding place to teach.


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