SAT II Subjects Program

In 2011, the MIT student group ATI (Academic Teaching Initiative) was formed with the purpose of providing high school students in the greater Cambridge and Boston area with academic enrichment programs. The first program ATI ran was SAT Prep - a program similar to the one MIT ESP began in 1985. To continue its mission of academic enrichment, MIT ATI runs the SAT II Prep. Program. The purpose of the SAT II Prep Program is to help students prepare for select math and science SAT Subject Tests.


Offered SAT II Subjects:

Math I
Math II
Biology (Ecological & Molecular)


Fall registration day: Feb. 25th
Class Dates:

  • Mar. 4, 11, 18
  • Apr. 8, 22, 29
  • Chem., Bio., and Physics at 12:00 - 1:30 p.m.
  • Break/Lunch at 1:30 - 1:45 p.m.
  • Math I and Math II at 1:45 - 3:15 p.m.
Fee: $160 per subject

Brochure FAQ


January 1st, 2018: Pre-registration opens
February 11th, 2018: Pre-registration closes

Feb. 1st, 2018: Pre-registration closes at noon, and is just the online form. You will be emailed before registration date with more information if you pre-register and are admitted.

OCt. 1st, 2018: Registration takes place from 10 AM to 11:45 AM on the MIT campus in Lobby 13. Students should bring in medical/liability forms and tuition for classes. The students will then take a diagnostic exam to measure current skill level in the subjects they chose. This begins at 11 PM. Each exam is one hour long; if a student is taking two exams, there will be a 15 minute break between exams. If you are taking a Math exam, please bring the appropriate calculator.

If you missed pre-registration or registration day, you must bring the medical/liability forms and tuition to the first day of class.