Breakaway offers practice tests nearly every weekend of the year. Register your student for a practice test today.

Breakaway Test Prep is Minnesota’s leading provider of private, one-on-one ACT and SAT instruction.  At Breakaway, we recognize that nobody likes preparing for standardized tests. That’s why we make test prep as painless as possible. We think that our combination of a proven approach, great instruction and outstanding customer service makes test prep with Breakaway unbeatable.

Private instruction with Breakaway includes the following:

  • Comprehensive reviews of all commonly tested concepts in grammar, algebra I, geometry, algebra II, trigonometry and other advanced math topics, chemistry, physics and biology
  • Critical test-taking and time management strategies for all sections of the test, including the time-constrained sections of reading and science
  • A proprietary and proven study guide that provides thorough overviews of each section of the test, including key concepts, hundreds of sample problems and critical insights about test-taking and time-management strategies
  • Access to more than 40 practice ACTs and SATs
  • Access to Breakaway’s proctored practice tests held nearly every weekend of the year at our testing center at 3440 Beltline Blvd. in St. Louis Park
  • Convenient lesson times and locations; instructors are available seven days per week, daytimes and evenings
  • The cost for private instruction is $125/hour. There is a one-time $100 fee for materials and practice tests.

To get your student started, please complete this inquiry form and we’ll get back to you within 24 hours!  Or contact Ron Michalak at [email protected] or at 612-216-5133.


Breakaway’s instructors are some of the most experienced ACT and SAT instructors in the Twin Cities.

Proven Approach

Students who work with Breakaway typically see composite improvements of 3-4 points on the ACT and 120 points or more on the SAT.


In a typical program, students will complete between 12-15 full-length tests, the equivalent of more than 2,500 problems.


Want to get started tomorrow? Call Ron at 612-216-5133 to learn how.