6 Test Prep Business Success Stories [2023]

6 Test Prep Business Success Stories [2023]
Start A Test Prep Business

Parents often make their kids take test prep classes. This is because they don't know how to best prepare their kids for tests. This means that you might find yourself needing a business to help teach your kids in the most optimal way.

Whether you're a current student or a recent graduate, test prep can be an excellent way to earn income. Forty percent of USA students are predicted to need some form of tutoring or test preparation this year. Test prep businesses are on a mission to help students and companies succeed in the standardized test prep industry.

Here are some real life success stories of starting a test prep business:

1. Achievable ($240K/year)

Tyler York (from San Francisco) started Achievable almost 7 years ago.

$20K / month
2 founders / 3 employees

Case Study

Hi, my name is Tyler York and I’m one of the founders of Achievable, a test prep company focused on career-advancing professional exams.

Our goal is to take the guesswork out of test prep. With Achievable, you study, you follow our program, you know where you stand, and when you’re ready - you succeed. That’s the Achievable difference.


2. Testbook.com

  • Website traffic: 5.29M/month
  • Business rank: #1.7K

Check out their full website ➜

Learn more about starting a test prep business:

Where to start?

-> How much does it cost to start a test prep business?
-> Pros and cons of a test prep business

Need inspiration?

-> Examples of established test prep business
-> Marketing ideas for a test prep business

Other resources

-> Test prep business tips
-> Test prep business calculator

4. keybr.com

Take typing test, practice typing lessons

  • Website traffic: 3.69M/month
  • Business rank: #9.67K

Check out their full website ➜

5. IMS

India’s leading national coaching institute provides personalised counselling and preparation for MBA entrance tests like CAT, XAT, SNAP, NMAT, CET, etc in India and GMAT, GRE, SAT, TOEFL, IELTS for studying abroad. Our centers are present across India in Mumbai, Delhi, Bangalore, Chennai, Pune, Hyderabad, etc, and offer classroom, correspondence, online programs and test series to over 50,000 students every year. Our students get calls from top Indian institutes like IIM Ahmadabad, IIM Bangalore, IIM Calcutta, XLRI, MDI Gurgaon, SP Jain Institute of Management Research, etc. Through our consulting, our students get admission to top international institutes like Harvard, Stanford, Wharton, Tuck, Sloan, INSEAD, London Business School, HEC Paris, etc.

  • Website traffic: 850K/month
  • Business rank: #12.3K

Check out their full website ➜

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