Advantage Testing of Washington DC provides exceptional private tutoring, test preparation, and academic counseling to clients throughout Washington, DC, Maryland, and Northern Virginia. Our highly skilled tutors design individualized programs to meet the educational needs for students from grade school through graduate school and beyond.
President & Founder Arun Alagappan on Bloomberg Television
“Perhaps the City’s premier tutoring service.”
- The New York Times
Tutor David Riessen on Defining Success
“The Institute for Advanced Study of tutoring services.”
- The New Yorker
Tutor and Director Gus Mattammal on Education and Diversity
“Advantage Testing has fostered intellectual growth and academic success amongst the future business, artistic, and civic leaders who will shape our City and our world.”
- Mayor Michael Bloomberg
Tutor Michael McNabb on Tutoring Science and Math
“In the end, [Advantage Testing] is simply bringing to the SAT the same qualities we value in any teacher—passion, patience, clarity, inspiration.”
- The New York Times Magazine
Tutor Theresa Marie Russo on Teaching
“A pioneer in instituting the scrupulous standards that have elevated tutoring to the respected profession it has become.”
- The London Evening Standard
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Arun Alagappan discusses Advantage Testing's uniquely rigorous approach to tutoring and test preparation and shares some insights into our educational philosophy.
Advantage Testing provides outstanding private tutoring and testing preparation across the United States and in Paris and London. Our instructors also offer one-on-one and semiprivate tutoring to students across the globe via our distance tutoring program.
If you don’t see a location near you, contact us to inquire about how we can address your academic needs.
- New York, NY
- Long Island, NY
- Westchester, NY
- Los Angeles, CA
- Orange County
- Silicon Valley
- Houston, TX
- Austin, TX
- Boston, MA
- South Florida
The hallmark of Advantage Testing is our private tutoring because one-on-one instruction offers the most powerful mode of learning. In private meetings, a tutor and student develop a strong bond as they work together to maximize the student's potential.Enroll Now
Rigorous, Long-Term Test Preparation
In any tutoring or test preparation program, we teach and reinforce core academic skills and concepts. We approach standardized tests as powerful opportunities to learn and to achieve.Find Tutors Near You
Tutoring with Outstanding Results
We help students set and reach their highest goals. Our student evaluations demonstrate that the vast majority of our students (approximately 99%) are overwhelmingly happy with their tutors, their learning experience, and the results they achieve.Request a Consultation
Advantage Testing is a tutoring group comprising professional educators who provide short- and long-term tutoring programs for a wide range of academic subjects.
Our faculty consists mostly of high honors graduates of leading colleges and universities who specialize in providing professional individualized tutoring.
The Advantage Testing Foundation seeks to advance the aspirations of students of every socioeconomic background by expanding their educational opportunities. In pursuit of our mission, we offer pro bono tutoring, financial aid, scholarship funds, and continue to forge pioneering partnerships with both public service organizations and some of America’s top universities, including:.
- TRIALS: Training and Recruitment Initiative for Admissions to Leading Law Schools Harvard and New York University
- Math Prize for Girls: MIT - Massachusetts Institute of Technology
“Advantage Testing's commitment to excellence and social responsibility truly represents the very best our great City has to offer.”
Former NYC Mayor,