Last Updated Aug 12, 2009 11:35 AM EDT
The college test-prep industry has turned parental anxiety into a steady cash stream. Athena Learning Center of College Station
3505 Longmire Drive
College Station, TX 77845
979-314-9132Private SAT tutors now charge $125 to $350 an hour for face time. Legions of parents drop $1,000 to $1,200 or more on SAT prep classes like Kaplan Test Prep and Princeton Review for their darling teens. And still others pack the kids off to pre-college summer camps, where sample tests are squeezed in between sessions on acing interviews and writing killer essays and where prices can hit $1,000 or more.
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