Superior DAT Test Preparation

When coupled with personal study, our comprehensive program and excellent teachers will prepare you to excel on these high-stakes tests, giving you the best opportunity to increase your score.


DAT 2018

January 27–April 10

Pricing $795

Top Industry Materials included in price:

  • DAT Destroyer
  • Kaplan DAT Prep Plus
  • ACS Chemistry Guide
  • Computer Simulated DAT Practice Tests

Course Schedule

  • 9-week course (Tuesday 6-9 PM & Saturday 9 AM - 12 PM)
  • 48 hours of specialized instruction
  • 3 proctored practice tests and reviews

Why should I register?

  • BYU’s advantage of free use of on-campus classrooms lowers our costs
  • Big savings over other local and national courses
  • Ability to “test drive” our course at no risk
  • All books, materials and diagnostic tests included
  • Retake the course for free once for up to four years

You can register for BYU test prep classes online, or Monday through Friday, 8 AM to 5 PM, at 116 HCEB, or by calling 801.422.8925. Please make sure to register before 5 PM one week before your class begins to avoid a $25 late fee. Also note: you will not be able to register on–site at any BYU test prep class. Check our course pages to view course dates.

  • All of our teachers have been specially chosen for each subject because of their vast experience with the DAT as well as their excellent scores. All of our teachers teach at BYU and have taken the DAT in the past year so they know how to teach to the format of this test. Each is skilled in breaking down the sections in a way that will help you increase speed and accuracy.
  • Pretests and posttests are administered to familiarize students with the format and to assess improvement.
  • Materials include a Kaplan DAT Prep book , DAT Destroyer workbook, three practice tests from TopScore Pro software, and pre-, mid- and posttests.
  • This course will instill confidence in test-taking skills for each test section:
    • Organic Chemistry
    • Quantitative Reasoning
    • Biology
    • Perceptual Ability
    • Reading Comprehension

B Y U offers more D A T in-class instruction than Kaplan

B Y U's D A T course costs less than Kaplan's

B Y U offers more D A T in-class proctored tests than Kaplan.

DAT Information

You MUST READ the DAT Guide before taking the test:
DAT Program Guide (pdf)

DAT Fee = $360

Testing Schedule
The following table indicates the time allocation for the DAT. You will have a total of 4 hours and 15 minutes (or five hours including the tutorial, break, and survey) to complete the four tests in the DAT. If an examinee chooses to take the optional break, the testing session will resume automatically after 15 minutes have elapsed.

Optional Tutorial 15 minutes
Survey of Natural Sciences 90 minutes
Perceptual Ability Test 60 minutes
Optional Break 15 minutes
Reading Comprehension Test 60 minutes
Quantitative Reasoning Test 45 minutes
Optional Post Test Survey 15 minutes

For more information, check the ADA website.