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Luka K.

MCAT, SAT and Essay Writing Tutor with 10 Years of Experience

Forest Hills, NY (11375)

Travel radius
25 miles
Hourly fee
$100.00
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I am a Cornell & Columbia University educated science tutor. I have a BA in Neurobiology and am now pursuing a Medical Doctorate at Columbia. My research background is Pharmacology and Molecular Medicine. My love for teaching has been with me ever since grade school. I am patient and tutoring feels natural to me.

Qualifications:

SAT scores: MCAT scores:
Reading - 690 Biological - 13
Writing - 720 Physical - 12
Math - 790 Reading - 11
Writing - T

Writing/Editing Experience:
Int'l Inquirer Magazine - Editor-in-Chief
Voices Magazine - Editor and Secretary

My tutoring method is structured but flexible, as I believe every student should have a custom arrangement made out for their needs.

Please feel free to contact me to arrange tutoring sessions.

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Luka’s subjects

Math:
Algebra 1, SAT Math
English:
English, Grammar, Proofreading, Reading, SAT Reading, SAT Writing, Writing
Science:
Biochemistry, Biology, Chemistry, Physics
History:
American History
Elementary Education:
Grammar, Reading
Homeschool:
Algebra 1, Biology, Chemistry, English, Physics, Reading, SAT Math, SAT Reading, Writing
Test Preparation:
MCAT, Regents, SAT Math, SAT Reading, SAT Writing
Corporate Training:
Grammar, Proofreading

Biology

I was a Neurobiology major and TA in college. In addition, I taught Biology as an MCAT tutor outside of school.

MCAT

I took the MCAT twice before applying to medical school and scored, on average, above 90th percentile on all subject tests. In addition, I have previously tutored MCAT Physics, Writing, Organic Chemistry and Biology to a graduate students preparing for the MCAT and attained good reviews.

Proofreading

I worked as an editor for a number of years in high school and college. I have a natural grasp of English grammar.

Regents

I have gone through all required high school Regents exams and scored above 90% on all of them. In addition, I was selected by my Math, English and Science high school staff to tutor students during the weekends. I have more than 3 years experience tutoring students in the Regents.

SAT Reading

I have a natural talent for the English language and also understand all writing/reading terminology. In addition, I am a published writer and poet. I scored highly on the SAT reading section and understand the basic test-taking strategies needed to attain a high score.

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Education

Cornell Universtiy (Neurobiology)

Columbia (MD)

Hourly fee

Standard Hourly Fee: $100.00

Cancellation: 12 hours notice required

Transport costs are factored into rate.

Travel policy

Luka will travel within 25 miles of Forest Hills, NY 11375.

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