Chyten Difference

Chyten Differences
  • The Chyten Difference

    Providing personalized test prep for over 30 years.


Chyten has been creating personalized test prep programs for over 30 years. Using proven proprietary methodologies in all of our programs, we work with students to build skills, build success, and build brighter futures.

Small class size for optimal personalized instruction

Up to 30 hours of classroom learning plus practice tests

Proven proprietary strategies and exclusive program curriculum

Carefully designed practice guides include: Mastering the SAT, Mastering the ACT, Mastering the ISEE/SSAT

Complete, actual- conditions practice exams with detailed score reporting

Diverse learning methods taught by Chyten’s specially trained instructors


why chyten ?

Since its inception in 1984, Chyten has proudly partnered with Greater Boston high schools in an effort to change the way America gets into college. There's a reason that more than 150 MIT and Harvard professors have sent their own children to Chyten, along with the presidents of MIT, Tufts, and Leslie University, admissions officers at U.S. colleges and universities, heads of the nation's best-known private schools, professional sport team owners, world famous celebrities, and leaders of some of America's largest companies.

A homegrown Boston company with national reach, we maintain rigid standards for our teachers and tutors. Chyten instructors are experienced field specialists with master's degrees and/or PhDs who are adept at connecting with students at a personal, relatable, and motivational level.

In addition to leveling academic skills and boosting confidence in the classroom, our gifted teachers and tutors have helped over 1,000 hardworking students achieve perfect scores on their college-entrance exams - a number we're proud to add to each year.

Chyten students have been accepted into every top college in America. More than 1000 to the Ivy League. Click here to view our matriculation lists >


Gain 182 points
SAT 1600 scale
Est. 24-36 hrs. of tutoring
Gain 6 points on
Est. 24-36 hrs. of tutoring
Average Score of 720 on
SAT Subject Tests
Est. 10-12 hrs. of tutoring
Average Score of 4.2 on
AP (1-5 Scale)
Est. 10-12 hrs. of tutoring


Top Notch,
Master’s Degrees Tutors
Private One-on-One
Tutoring Rooms
In Home Available
Tutor Match
Communication Potal
chyten: commitment to excellence
When Neil Chyten founded the company in 1984, he brought a longstanding reputation for excellence. This reputation
was shared with his extensive client and partner base, bringing that same level of excellence to his company overall.
He insisted that Chyten would be a shining model of private education. Chyten, the company, is the product
of that commitment to educational excellence. The following six qualities only begin to tell the story of
how Neil Chyten's commitment to educational excellence has made Chyten the national leader in tutoring,
test preparation, academic enrichment, and college admission services:
6 Distinct Factors about Chyten:
  • 1. Writes its Own Curriculum
  • 2. Hires Only Exceptional Tutors
  • 3. Keeps Parents Informed and Involved with ParentNET
  • 4. Creates an Environment for Extraordinary Accomplishment
  • 5. Iron-Clad Policy of Tutor Matching
  • 6. Provides All Services Under One Roof
Neil ChytenFounder & President
Over 1000 Perfect test scores and counting
and additional 1,000+ students in the 95th-99th percentile
Easily see when to test, prep and regroup.
"What Every Guidance Counselor Needs to KNow about 2016's SAT and
ACT ," which includes important information about this year's structural
and content changes to both the SAT and the ACT, as well as how we feel
these huge changes will likely impact student's testing decisions and college-adminssion journeys.
I just thought you would like to know how I fared after all the work we did. I got a 35 composite! 36s in English and Reading, a 35 in science, and a 34 in math! I am really happy with this score. It feels so good to see the results of our work together and I've been in such a good mood since I got the score.