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James B.

Math/Econ/GRE/GMAT/SAT tutor

San Francisco, CA (94118)

Travel radius
40 miles
Hourly fee
$70.00
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I have a PhD in Economics from UCDavis and a Masters in Mathematics. I have a broad background in Math/Science and Economics. I have taught a number of courses and have previously worked as a GRE/GMAT/SAT/ACT instructor. I am well regarded as an excellent instructor and am able to deal with students with a wide range of abilities in math, finance and economics. I worked a number of years as a data analyst and computer programmer and am well versed in communicating with people who have a variety of mathematical and technical skills.

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James’s subjects

Corporate Training:
Business, C++, Economics, Finance, General Computer, GMAT, Grammar, Microsoft Excel, Microsoft Word, SPSS, Statistics
Test Preparation:
ACT Math, ACT Science, CBEST, GED, GMAT, GRE, LSAT, SAT Math
Homeschool:
Algebra 1, Algebra 2, Calculus, Economics, Geometry, Physics, Prealgebra, Precalculus, SAT Math, Statistics, Study Skills
Business:
Business, Economics, Finance, GMAT, GRE, Microsoft Excel, Microsoft PowerPoint, Microsoft Word, Tax Preparation
Elementary Education:
Elementary Math, Elementary Science, Grammar, Study Skills, Vocabulary
History:
American History, Government & Politics, Social Studies
Science:
ACT Science, Biostatistics, Electrical Engineering, Genetics, Physical Science, Physics
Computer:
C, C++, Computer Programming, Computer Science, General Computer, Microsoft Excel, Microsoft PowerPoint, Microsoft Word, SPSS, STATA
Math:
ACT Math, Actuarial Science, Algebra 1, Algebra 2, Calculus, Differential Equations, Discrete Math, Econometrics, Geometry, Logic, Prealgebra, Precalculus, Probability, SAT Math, SPSS, Statistics, Trigonometry
English:
Grammar, Vocabulary

Biostatistics

I have a strong background in statistics and econometrics. I have an undergraduate degree in biology and math and have worked many years as a data analyst in a medical environment.

Business

I have years of experience tutoring and teaching classes related to undergraduate and MBA level courses in business. I have taught economics, operations research and finance related courses. I have acted as a tutor for MBA students in every course they took in their graduate school curriculum.

Differential Equations

I have a strong background in linear algebra and differential equations. I have a Masters in mathematics and a PhD in economics which requires a good understanding of both topics. I understand both the theoretical basis and practical application of both subjects. In particular, I understand the relationship between the two subjects.

Discrete Math

I have years of experience in discrete math. I took a number of courses in the subject. I've used the concepts during my years as a programmer and have tutored many students in the subject.

Econometrics

I have a PhD in economics and have taken 6 PhD level classes in econometrics.

STATA

I have years of experience using STATA. I used this program in a number of settings and am well-versed in it uses. I have previously tutored a number of students in this application. I have used the program for everything from elementary regression and statistical analysis to complex time series applications.

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Education

Marquette University (Math, Biology)

Marquette University (Master's)

U of California, Dav (PhD)

Great tutor for Quantitative Methods and complicated distribution analysis Jim visited my home for over 6 weekends preparing me for an exam on Quantitative Methods. My normal reaction following finishing an exam is "I hope to pass" this time with Jim's help I now say "I expecting my first A". Very valuable tutoring by Jim and I highly recommend him. ...

— Graham from San Francisco, CA on 12/10/12);

Hourly fee

Standard Hourly Fee: $70.00

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James will travel within 40 miles of San Francisco, CA 94118.

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