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Dallas, TX (75204)

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35 years experience in Math and Science and a PERFECT SCORE in SAT MATH, I am passionate about your success. I use the most successful teaching system on WyzAnt drawing on my 3 science technology engineering and math (STEM) degrees in Computer Science and Biomedical Engineering.

Mathematics is my specialty with particular courses of Middle School Math, Pre-Algebra, Algebra I and II, Trigonometry, Geometry, Pre-Calculus and Calculus.

I also work with students as they are preparing for standardized tests ISEE, SAT, ACT to help refresh concepts and practice test taking skills as well as ASVAB, GRE, and GMAT. Some of our students have nearly doubled their score!

I tend to focus on having students recognize concepts of the problems they face so that through repetition, problems solving comes more easily and they build confidence in their abilities. I also tutor Science and Technology subjects with a particular interest in Chemistry (General, Organic, Biochemistry)and computer science courses.

For all students I have the ability to help them in all of their subjects including US History, World History, English, and Writing. I am also a professional Home School Instructor, where I work one-on-one directly with home school students as their personal instructor.

My methods guaranty better grades on tests, homework, and overall better understanding and performance. I apply the Massad technique, developed by WyzAnt tutor Teodor Massad to get your student ahead by light years in the classroom. Some (home school and college students) have completed whole courses in 1 week to 30 days using this technique. The same program almost always guaranties A's in every class it is applied in, whether home-schooled, high school, parochial, or college. Teodor himself used this technique to make straight A'a pursuing an Electrical Engineering degree, and a 23 credit hour course load, while working 65 hours a week as a tutor.

I have two Masters degrees, one in Computer Science (SMU) and one in Biomedical Engineering (UT Southwestern Medical Center). Professionally, I have been a Technical Consultant and Sales Engineer in Healthcare Information Technology for 13 years and have nearly 30 years total working experience (over 20 years in Healthcare).

I look forward to the opportunity to work with you or your child to create positive results!!

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Jacob’s subjects

Corporate Training:
General Computer, GMAT, Microsoft Excel, Microsoft Word, Networking (Computer)
Test Preparation:
ACT Math, ACT Science, ASVAB, GMAT, GRE, ISEE, PSAT, SAT Math, SSAT
Homeschool:
Algebra 1, Algebra 2, Biology, Calculus, Chemistry, Geometry, Physics, Prealgebra, Precalculus, SAT Math
Elementary Education:
History:
American History, Geography
Science:
ACT Science, Biochemistry, Biology, Biostatistics, Chemistry, Mechanical Engineering, Organic Chemistry, Physical Science, Physics
Math:
ACT Math, Algebra 1, Algebra 2, Calculus, Geometry, Linear Algebra, Logic, Prealgebra, Precalculus, Probability, SAT Math, Trigonometry

ACT Math

I have been a College Test prep tutor for ACT/SAT for three-four years. I specialize in the math portion of the test. I retook the Math part of the SAT in Oct 2009 and made a perfect score of 800. I am experience in both helping students prepare for the ACT/SAT test by reviewing mathematical concepts that they may not have seen in a long time to achieve outstanding success. I also work with their test taking skills so that they can achieve the best results possible.

Algebra 1

I have 36 years experience in Math and Science. I have three STEM degrees including two masters in Biomedical Engineering and Computer Science. I have tutored in Algebra 1 for the last 4 years and am prepared to teach in linear algebra, group theory, ring theory and elementary level.

Algebra 2

I have 36 years experience in math and science. I have three STEM degrees including two master's in biomedical engineering and computer science. I have also tutored algebra 2 for the last four years, and I am very comfortable in teaching this to your son or daughter.

American History

I have 36 years of experience in Math and Science. I have three STEM degrees including two masters in Biomedical Engineering and Computer Science. I have studied and am ready to tutor in key history subjects such as American History, WWI, WWII, and International History along with Current Events.

Biochemistry

I have my Biomedical Engineering degree from University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center in Dallas. Biochemistry is one of the foremost important courses in my field of study. I took one semester of Biochemistry in College and two semesters in Grad school and always had a great interest in the subject.

Chemistry

I have my undergrad degree from UT Austin and my Biomedical Engineering degree from University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center in Dallas. Chemistry is one of the foremost important courses in my field of study. I took one year of general chemistry, one year of organic chemistry, one year of Biochemistry and one semester of Analytical Chemistry. I also had two years of Chemistry in High School and have tutored several students at the High School level in Chemistry.

Computer Engineering

In the Master's Degree for Computer Science and Engineering, my concentration was in Computer Architecture and Hardware. I also am very knowledgeable on computer hardware. As part of my product marketing experience, I worked closely with our development teams in hardware selection and qualification - developing Bills of Materials. This would lead to the setting of product pricing in the Product Commercialization Process.

Computer Programming

I have done a variety of computer programming over a 12 year period for a number of different applications and college/grad school courses. Most of the programming has been done in older higher level languages such as Basic, Jovial (both J3B and J73), Fortran, C, and Pascal as well as assembly level languages. I have test real time simulator applications and debugged software at the assembly language level. I have also programmed using computer graphics instructions which are embedded in the higher level languages.

Computer Science

I have 36 years experience in math and science. I have three STEM degrees including two master's in biomedical engineering and computer science. I am very comfortable with Computer Science and can easily tutor anyone who needs help in this subject.

Elementary Math

I have 36 years experience in math and science. I have three STEM degrees including two master's in biomedical engineering and computer science. I have tutored in subjects such as calculus and trigonometry; elementary math is a mastered subject that I have no trouble at all with.

Fortran

I learned Fortran in college and programmed in it in my Graduate School positon as a Research Associate in the Radiology dept at UT Southwestern. During this time, I developed numerous programs in Fortran and debugged them for various applications. Although I know it is not used much these days, I still have access to my old code and am still familiar with Fortran concepts.

General Computer

In the Masters Degree for Computer Science and Engineering, my concentration was in Computer Architecture and Hardware. I also am very knowledgeable on computer hardware. As part of my product marketing experience, I worked closely with our development teams in hardware selection and qualification - developing Bills of Materials. I also have good knowledge of computer software, database applications, desktop applications, and operating systems.

Geometry

I have tutored students in a number of different Mathematics classes for the past 7-8 years. Among this extensive list of classes is Geometry. I have worked with students in various aspects of both plane and coordinate geometry and am very knowledgeable in this subject.

ISEE

I have tutored and prepared student for the Math portion of the ISEE/SSAT exam for about 5 years. I have a structured outline of 8-10 lessons which covers various topics on the ISEE/SSAT Math test and I also develop review questions for my students to test their knowledge and understanding of the subject.

Microsoft Excel

I have 36 years experience in math and science. I have three STEM degrees including two master's in biomedical engineering and computer science. I am an experienced veteran with Microsoft Excel and am familiar with everything from functions to binary.

Microsoft PowerPoint

In my years in the corporate world, I have given numerous presentations to customers. As such, I have prepared many presentations, tailored them on the fly to meet the changes of the audience, and incorporated many PowerPoint capabilities to produce effective and concise PowerPoint presentations for corporate use.

Microsoft Word

I have 36 years experience in math and science. I have three STEM degrees including two master's in biomedical engineering and computer science. Microsoft Word is a subject that I have mastered, and I know all aspects of. It is an elementary subject that I can pass on to all who want to learn.

Organic Chemistry

I have my biomedical engineering degree from University of Texas South Western Medical Center in Dallas. Organic Chemistry is one of the foremost important courses in my field of study.

Physical Science

I have 35 years in math and science and am very knowledgeable in the area of physical science. I have a tremendous passion for tutoring and have worked with students in the past assisting them in their science lessons and preparing them for success on the upcoming examinations. I look forward to applying my knowledge to working with you or your student.

SAT Math

I have been a College Test prep tutor for ACT/SAT for three-four years. I specialize in the math portion of the test. I retook the Math part of the SAT in Oct 2009 and made a perfect score of 800. I am experience in both helping students prepare for the ACT/SAT test by reviewing mathematical concepts that they may not have seen in a long time to achieve outstanding success. I also work with their test taking skills so that they can achieve the best results possible.

SSAT

I have tutored and prepared student for the Math portion of the ISEE/SSAT exam for about 5 years. I have a structured outline of 8-10 lessons which covers various topics on the ISEE/SSAT Math test and I also develop review questions for my students to test their knowledge and understanding of the subject.

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Education

University of Texas, Austin (Engineering Science)

Univ of Texas Southwestern Medical Center at Dallas (Master's)

Southern Methodist University (Master's)

Honest evaluation of my son's needs Jacob did a great job tutoring my son and even suggested he only needed "as needed" tutoring instead of weekly visits. I appreciate his honesty and will certainly use him again. ...

— Ray from Richardson, TX on 2/17/14);

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Standard Hourly Fee: $40.00

Cancellation: 24 hours notice required

Test Prep and College $40/hr

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Jacob will travel within 15 miles of Dallas, TX 75244.

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