In light of the COVID-19 crisis, we highly encourage meeting with your tutor online. Read more about

Find college essay tutors in Atlanta, GA

Pay-as-you-go private college essay tutoring in-person or online

With the Good Fit Guarantee, love your first lesson, or it’s free

Compare qualifications, hourly rates, travel policies, and reviews to find the right local expert for you.

Collaborate with your tutor in person or through Wyzant's free, browser based online learning tool.

Only pay for the time you need. No subscriptions, no upfront costs. Just affordable results nearby.

Get 1:1 Help Fast

The Best college essay Tutors in Atlanta, GA

18 Atlanta private college essay tutors / Find the best local college essay tutor in Atlanta

See more experts ›
Lucy L.
45/hour

Near Atlanta, GA

Expert in the College Essay and Scholarship Process

I love helping students achieve their college dreams! I went to college and law school on full scholarships and have extensive experience investigating and applying for many types of programs. As a teacher, I taught my students how to craft and edit the perfect personal statement. I continue to use my high honors degree... read more

45/hour
4 hours tutoring
Offers in person & online lessons
See Tutors Like This

I love helping students achieve their college dreams! I went to college and law school on full scholarships and have extensive experience investigating and applying for many types of programs. As a teacher, I taught my students how to craft and edit the perfect personal statement. I continue to use my high honors degree... read more

Krista E.
50/hour

Near Atlanta, GA

Experienced high school tutor: Social Studies and Language Arts

Hi, I'm Krista. I have taught a total of twelve years in the classroom and another three as a tutor for students ranging in age levels from preschool to college. I received my Bachelor’s degree in History and my Master's degree in Secondary Education in Broad Field Social Studies. During my History classes in college,... read more

50/hour
Offers in person & online lessons
See Tutors Like This

Hi, I'm Krista. I have taught a total of twelve years in the classroom and another three as a tutor for students ranging in age levels from preschool to college. I received my Bachelor’s degree in History and my Master's degree in Secondary Education in Broad Field Social Studies. During my History classes in college,... read more

Bridget H.
73/hour

Near Atlanta, GA

Professor: Writing, SAT Prep, College Entrance Essays, and Literature

I taught at Vanderbilt University from 1993 until 2004 and at Georgia Institute of Technology from 2004 until 2007. I have also worked with high school students at all levels to create effective college entrance essays and paper assignments; I have worked as a general tutor for elementary and middle school... read more

73/hour
4.9 (341)
1,440 hours tutoring
Offers in person & online lessons
See Tutors Like This

I taught at Vanderbilt University from 1993 until 2004 and at Georgia Institute of Technology from 2004 until 2007. I have also worked with high school students at all levels to create effective college entrance essays and paper assignments; I have worked as a general tutor for elementary and middle school... read more

Godly J.
90/hour

Atlanta, GA

Cardiology Physician and Private Tutor

Hello, I am a Cardiovascular Disease Physician at Emory University Hospital in Atlanta, Georgia completing my cardiology fellowship. In addition to taking care of sick patients, I tutor an array of courses to help very ambitious students strive for academic excellence. These include USMLE, MCAT, physics, biology,... read more

90/hour
4.9 (55)
165 hours tutoring
Offers in person & online lessons
See Tutors Like This

Hello, I am a Cardiovascular Disease Physician at Emory University Hospital in Atlanta, Georgia completing my cardiology fellowship. In addition to taking care of sick patients, I tutor an array of courses to help very ambitious students strive for academic excellence. These include USMLE, MCAT, physics, biology,... read more

Adam H.
40/hour

Near Atlanta, GA

College Counseling Tutor

I am very knowledgeable in the process of applying to college and in the realm of graduating on time for specific majors. I read, review, and edit various personal statements and college admissions essays for all sorts of students looking to get into their top choices. I have written several personal... read more

40/hour
5.0 (85)
461 hours tutoring
Offers in person & online lessons
See Tutors Like This

I am very knowledgeable in the process of applying to college and in the realm of graduating on time for specific majors. I read, review, and edit various personal statements and college admissions essays for all sorts of students looking to get into their top choices. I have written several personal... read more

Nikhil H.
35/hour

Near Atlanta, GA

UCLA Alumni Scholar Specializing in Engineering and History

Finally, I have received a considerable amount of tutoring from C2 Education as well as other smaller centers and can adapt to their techniques in teaching STEM courses as well as in college essay writing. AP Courses Taken: AP United States Government and Politics, AP World History, AP Spanish Language and... read more

35/hour
5.0 (66)
185 hours tutoring
Offers in person & online lessons
See Tutors Like This

Finally, I have received a considerable amount of tutoring from C2 Education as well as other smaller centers and can adapt to their techniques in teaching STEM courses as well as in college essay writing. AP Courses Taken: AP United States Government and Politics, AP World History, AP Spanish Language and... read more

Prof. Kimberly C.
40/hour

Near Atlanta, GA

The Professor's Professor: Tutoring for all Humanities and Tech Subjs

As a college professor, we double duty as academic advisers, offering our services for college resumes, applications, letter of recommendations, and "the college essay". I have had the privilege of assisting previous students and tutorees with their college entrance essays (prompts, word... read more

40/hour
4.8 (10)
19 hours tutoring
Offers in person & online lessons
See Tutors Like This

As a college professor, we double duty as academic advisers, offering our services for college resumes, applications, letter of recommendations, and "the college essay". I have had the privilege of assisting previous students and tutorees with their college entrance essays (prompts, word... read more

Joseph Michael M.
45/hour

Near Atlanta, GA

Tutor With 20+ Years of Teaching Experience

My road to success as a writer has taught me that all great writing begins with terrible first efforts and that the process of interpreting literature, writing essays, and even understanding grammar should be a cooperative team effort. As an A.P. Literature teacher and College Board essay... read more

45/hour
5.0 (6)
12 hours tutoring
Offers in person & online lessons
See Tutors Like This

My road to success as a writer has taught me that all great writing begins with terrible first efforts and that the process of interpreting literature, writing essays, and even understanding grammar should be a cooperative team effort. As an A.P. Literature teacher and College Board essay... read more

Tessa P.
34/hour

Near Atlanta, GA

Brown Grad with Experience in Advising College Application Essays

Through volunteering as a mentor to high schoolers applying to college, I have experience in guiding the brainstorming, writing, and editing processes for college admissions essays. I have helped several students write compelling and successful essays that show their best work. I believe a good application... read more

34/hour
5.0 (231)
418 hours tutoring
Offers in person & online lessons
See Tutors Like This

Through volunteering as a mentor to high schoolers applying to college, I have experience in guiding the brainstorming, writing, and editing processes for college admissions essays. I have helped several students write compelling and successful essays that show their best work. I believe a good application... read more

Charlotte S.
30/hour

Atlanta, GA

Georgia Tech Engineering Student

I've reviewed and edited numerous college essays and have researched many STEM majors and universities. I have personal & recent experience through the college application and major switching process read more

30/hour
5.0 (20)
44 hours tutoring
Offers in person & online lessons
See Tutors Like This

I've reviewed and edited numerous college essays and have researched many STEM majors and universities. I have personal & recent experience through the college application and major switching process read more

Trusted with over 6 million hours of lessons since 2005

Success stories

Real stories from real people

Since 2005, Wyzant has provided a way for people to learn any subject in a way that works for them.

How much for private college essay tutoring lessons

Tutors on Wyzant Cost $35 - 60 per hour on average

Tutors using Wyzant are professional subject experts who set their own price based on their demand and skill.

$25 $88
$35
$60

Choose Your Tutor

Compare tutor costs. With a range of price options, there’s a tutor for every budget.

No Upfront Fees

Sign up, search, and message with expert tutors free of charge.

No Costly Packages

Only pay for the time you need. Whether it’s one lesson or seven, you decide what to spend.

Pay After Your Lesson

Get the help you need first. You’ll only be charged after your lesson is complete.

Love Your Lesson Or It’s Free

Your first hour with a new tutor is protected by Wyzant’s Good Fit Guarantee. If you’re not satisfied with your lesson, you don’t pay. No questions asked.

Reported on by leading news outlets