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Beth M. Cary, NC, available for online & in-person tutoring
Beth M.
80/hour

Cary, NC

Former teacher and occasional interviewer for prestigious scholarships

As an high school teacher, I helped students with SATs, college essays, application processes, and more. I've written letters of recommendation and seen some students go on to win full scholarships. I am also a Caldwell scholar alumna and interview students applying for scholarships, so am familiar with the... See Beth's full profile

80/hour
4.9 (1719)
6,406 hours tutoring
Offers in person & online lessons
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As an high school teacher, I helped students with SATs, college essays, application processes, and more. I've written letters of recommendation and seen some students go on to win full scholarships. I am also a Caldwell scholar alumna and interview students applying for scholarships, so am familiar with the... See Beth's full profile

Michelle C. Near Cary, NC, available for online & in-person tutoring
Michelle C.
40/hour

Near Cary, NC

Hourly Tutoring by a Compassionate, Patient, Experienced Tutor

Success in school is about reinforcement and applying the knowledge you've been given in the classroom. During the beginning of the school year, many students slack off because the teacher is reviewing basic concepts or have become distracted by their friends and extracurricular activities. Parents, don't wait until the... See Michelle's full profile

40/hour
4.9 (132)
555 hours tutoring
Offers in person & online lessons
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Success in school is about reinforcement and applying the knowledge you've been given in the classroom. During the beginning of the school year, many students slack off because the teacher is reviewing basic concepts or have become distracted by their friends and extracurricular activities. Parents, don't wait until the... See Michelle's full profile

Elizabeth J. Cary, NC, available for online & in-person tutoring
Elizabeth J.
40/hour

Cary, NC

College Essay and Application/ACT/AP Exam Tutor

Hi! I'm Elizabeth J. and I am a rising sophomore at UNC-Chapel Hill. I am a neuroscience and biology major with a minor in chemistry. As the eldest child with parents who went to college internationally, applying to college in the U.S. was often stressful and confusing. I have been through the tedious and time-consuming... See Elizabeth's full profile

40/hour
4.9 (17)
38 hours tutoring
Offers in person & online lessons
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Hi! I'm Elizabeth J. and I am a rising sophomore at UNC-Chapel Hill. I am a neuroscience and biology major with a minor in chemistry. As the eldest child with parents who went to college internationally, applying to college in the U.S. was often stressful and confusing. I have been through the tedious and time-consuming... See Elizabeth's full profile

Near Cary, NC Tutoring
Karen J.
120/hour

College Essays/Public Speaking Coach/Editor/Proofreader-20+ years

Communications professional ready to help you achieve your goals. From preparing and polishing speeches and college essays to editing and proofreading important materials, I’ll help you gain the skills and confidence to shine. I’ll... See Karen's full profile

120/hour
5.0 (29)
65 hours tutoring
Offers online lessons
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Communications professional ready to help you achieve your goals. From preparing and polishing speeches and college essays to editing and proofreading important materials, I’ll help you gain the skills and confidence to shine. I’ll... See Karen's full profile

Near Cary, NC Tutoring
Eitan G.
175/hour

Published Author, NYU MFA in Writing, Personal Statement Specialist

I have assisted students through their college journeys since 2016. Since then, I have run large college essay workshops and have worked privately with individuals applying to top schools such as Stanford University, The University of... See Eitan's full profile

175/hour
5.0 (56)
320 hours tutoring
Offers online lessons
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I have assisted students through their college journeys since 2016. Since then, I have run large college essay workshops and have worked privately with individuals applying to top schools such as Stanford University, The University of... See Eitan's full profile

Near Cary, NC Tutoring
Ben U.
175/hour

Berkeley PhD, Harvard Author - Writing Coach for College Essays

-Breaking down the writing process into achievable tasks. My students find that after just a few sessions, they have already made significant progress on their college essays. MY BACKGROUND After teaching history at UC Berkeley for ten... See Ben's full profile

175/hour
5.0 (58)
169 hours tutoring
Offers online lessons
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-Breaking down the writing process into achievable tasks. My students find that after just a few sessions, they have already made significant progress on their college essays. MY BACKGROUND After teaching history at UC Berkeley for ten... See Ben's full profile

Near Cary, NC Tutoring
Jennifer F.
120/hour

College Essay Coach

I am a former legal writing professor and legal editor and have worked throughout my career with students at all levels — those who love to write and those who don’t — to help them get their thoughts on paper in a way that is compelling and... See Jennifer's full profile

120/hour
5.0 (52)
173 hours tutoring
Offers online lessons
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I am a former legal writing professor and legal editor and have worked throughout my career with students at all levels — those who love to write and those who don’t — to help them get their thoughts on paper in a way that is compelling and... See Jennifer's full profile

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Teagan L.
400/hour

Award-winning Harvard Grad / College Essay and Application Consultant

Throughout my tutoring career, I have helped numerous clients refine and polish academic papers, college essays, and applications. Whether you need assistance with your writing style, grammar, vocabulary, or paper structure, I can use my... See Teagan's full profile

400/hour
4.9 (579)
2,360 hours tutoring
Offers online lessons
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Throughout my tutoring career, I have helped numerous clients refine and polish academic papers, college essays, and applications. Whether you need assistance with your writing style, grammar, vocabulary, or paper structure, I can use my... See Teagan's full profile

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Barbara L.
155/hour

College Essay Consultant

I am an Ivy League alumna and veteran high school teacher. Prior to becoming a college essay consultant three years ago, I volunteered as an Alumni Admissions Ambassador for my alma mater. In that role, I conducted applicant interviews... See Barbara's full profile

155/hour
5.0 (148)
614 hours tutoring
Offers online lessons
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I am an Ivy League alumna and veteran high school teacher. Prior to becoming a college essay consultant three years ago, I volunteered as an Alumni Admissions Ambassador for my alma mater. In that role, I conducted applicant interviews... See Barbara's full profile

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Curt S.
50/hour

SAT, ACT, college essays, writing, English, history, languages

Hi, my name is Curt, and I'm an experienced tutor for high school students in SAT/ACT test prep, college essays, writing and academic subjects. I began tutoring for the SAT and ACT several years ago as a Ph.D. student in... See Curt's full profile

50/hour
4.9 (146)
843 hours tutoring
Offers online lessons
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Hi, my name is Curt, and I'm an experienced tutor for high school students in SAT/ACT test prep, college essays, writing and academic subjects. I began tutoring for the SAT and ACT several years ago as a Ph.D. student in... See Curt's full profile

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William H.
45/hour

Independent School English Instructor

I enjoy boosting both reading and writing capabilities, and have taught the College Essay process throughout my teaching career. Tutoring students in SAT prep, college essay construction, and the nuts and bolts of effective critical... See William's full profile

45/hour
4.9 (47)
212 hours tutoring
Offers online lessons
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I enjoy boosting both reading and writing capabilities, and have taught the College Essay process throughout my teaching career. Tutoring students in SAT prep, college essay construction, and the nuts and bolts of effective critical... See William's full profile

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Julie S.
45/hour

Ivy League Tutor in Writing and Editing High School and College Essays

I have helped countless students and companies hone their essays, project proposals, and content creation for every purpose conceivable, from college essays to product catalogs. I am attuned to teaching and working outside the box. I work... See Julie's full profile

45/hour
4.9 (26)
85 hours tutoring
Offers online lessons
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I have helped countless students and companies hone their essays, project proposals, and content creation for every purpose conceivable, from college essays to product catalogs. I am attuned to teaching and working outside the box. I work... See Julie's full profile

Near Cary, NC Tutoring
Sophie R.
40/hour

Professional Writer specializing in high school/college essays

I graduated Summa Cum Laude, was awarded Dean's List Every Semester, and was a member of the National Political Science Honorary Society. I enjoy tutoring English/Writing for all ages but am particularly experienced in college... See Sophie's full profile

40/hour
5.0 (8)
19 hours tutoring
Offers online lessons
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I graduated Summa Cum Laude, was awarded Dean's List Every Semester, and was a member of the National Political Science Honorary Society. I enjoy tutoring English/Writing for all ages but am particularly experienced in college... See Sophie's full profile

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Nick M.
65/hour

College Essay Coach

When it comes to the college essay, students often tell me they don't have anything to write about. People think they need to have experienced some life-altering event to make a good story. This isn't necessarily true. People have... See Nick's full profile

65/hour
5.0 (16)
19 hours tutoring
Offers online lessons
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When it comes to the college essay, students often tell me they don't have anything to write about. People think they need to have experienced some life-altering event to make a good story. This isn't necessarily true. People have... See Nick's full profile

Near Cary, NC Tutoring
Jonathan K.
450/hour

Writing Mentor specializing in College Application Essays

A professional writing mentor, I have worked chiefly with university applicants since 2013; full time the last 5 years. Essay Mentor for Fulbright Commission, 2015-2020, working with extremely promising applicants to help them in applying to... See Jonathan's full profile

450/hour
5.0 (1856)
4,822 hours tutoring
Offers online lessons
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A professional writing mentor, I have worked chiefly with university applicants since 2013; full time the last 5 years. Essay Mentor for Fulbright Commission, 2015-2020, working with extremely promising applicants to help them in applying to... See Jonathan's full profile

Near Cary, NC Tutoring
Gabriel M.
125/hour

Experienced College Essay Coach with UCLA PhD in English

As a PhD in English who spent nearly a decade teaching at UCLA, I have developed deep professional skills in helping students excel at college essay writing. My background as a writer and professor also gives me insights into what... See Gabriel's full profile

125/hour
5.0 (200)
528 hours tutoring
Offers online lessons
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As a PhD in English who spent nearly a decade teaching at UCLA, I have developed deep professional skills in helping students excel at college essay writing. My background as a writer and professor also gives me insights into what... See Gabriel's full profile

Near Cary, NC Tutoring
Henrik H.
150/hour

3 yrs experience helping students find/get into their dream schools

I've worked with over 100 students in all areas of the college application process, whether it be standardized testing, the college search itself, or writing a successful college application essay. Over the past 5 years most of... See Henrik's full profile

150/hour
5.0 (51)
161 hours tutoring
Offers online lessons
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I've worked with over 100 students in all areas of the college application process, whether it be standardized testing, the college search itself, or writing a successful college application essay. Over the past 5 years most of... See Henrik's full profile

Near Cary, NC Tutoring
Razi H.
320/hour

Harvard Grad and College Essay Expert

Ever since giving my first chess lesson when I was 11 years old (certainly the most exciting $2 I have ever made in my life) I have continued tutoring in almost every imaginable capacity, from ACT, to college essays, from middle school... See Razi's full profile

320/hour
5.0 (313)
975 hours tutoring
Offers online lessons
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Ever since giving my first chess lesson when I was 11 years old (certainly the most exciting $2 I have ever made in my life) I have continued tutoring in almost every imaginable capacity, from ACT, to college essays, from middle school... See Razi's full profile

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Helene F.
125/hour

Effective Writing/Editing Tutor; College Essay Tutor & Counselor

My role is to guide students and support them through the writing process, and to help them craft strong, compelling narratives that hew closely to their own voice. For college applications, essays usually include the personal... See Helene's full profile

125/hour
5.0 (521)
1,764 hours tutoring
Offers online lessons
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My role is to guide students and support them through the writing process, and to help them craft strong, compelling narratives that hew closely to their own voice. For college applications, essays usually include the personal... See Helene's full profile

Near Cary, NC Tutoring
Karen K.
90/hour

Writing/Editing/Proofreading/Public Speaking, Doctorate/College Essays

I have a BA in Communication from Michigan State University. As an industry professional with 30+ years in public relations/marketing/business communications, I wrote articles, literature, proposals, presentations, press releases, and advertising... See Karen's full profile

90/hour
4.9 (127)
516 hours tutoring
Offers online lessons
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I have a BA in Communication from Michigan State University. As an industry professional with 30+ years in public relations/marketing/business communications, I wrote articles, literature, proposals, presentations, press releases, and advertising... See Karen's full profile

Near Cary, NC Tutoring
Nathan A.
250/hour

English tutor and PhD w/ 3+ years experience in college essay coaching

Since 2017, I've helped students write the essays that have gained them admission to the colleges and graduate schools of their dreams. I can help at any stage in the process, from brainstorming ideas to revising early drafts to proofreading the... See Nathan's full profile

250/hour
5.0 (385)
1,261 hours tutoring
Offers online lessons
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Since 2017, I've helped students write the essays that have gained them admission to the colleges and graduate schools of their dreams. I can help at any stage in the process, from brainstorming ideas to revising early drafts to proofreading the... See Nathan's full profile

Near Cary, NC Tutoring
Gabriela B.
65/hour

Experienced College Essay Editor Ready to Provide Feedback

Every semester, I worked 1-1 with my college peers, resulting in 3+ years of experience. Since, I have edited dozens of college application essays, supporting students in applying to Yale, MIT, Vassar, Barnard, Vanderbilt, CalTech,... See Gabriela's full profile

65/hour
5.0 (85)
216 hours tutoring
Offers online lessons
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Every semester, I worked 1-1 with my college peers, resulting in 3+ years of experience. Since, I have edited dozens of college application essays, supporting students in applying to Yale, MIT, Vassar, Barnard, Vanderbilt, CalTech,... See Gabriela's full profile

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Benjamin P.
149/hour

Patient Writing Tutor Specializing in High School and College Essays

I've been a writing tutor for the last 3 years. I work mostly with high school students, often on their college application essays. Additionally, I'm a Master's student at Vanderbilt with a lot of experience writing... See Benjamin's full profile

149/hour
5.0 (102)
267 hours tutoring
Offers online lessons
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I've been a writing tutor for the last 3 years. I work mostly with high school students, often on their college application essays. Additionally, I'm a Master's student at Vanderbilt with a lot of experience writing... See Benjamin's full profile

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Madeline G.
300/hour

Experienced Grad-School, Fellowship, and College Essay Tutor

I'm happy to work with you on any stage of the writing process, whether it be last-minute final edits, brainstorming content and outlining, or anything in between! College and graduate school essay coaching has been a focus of mine for the past... See Madeline's full profile

300/hour
5.0 (344)
1,267 hours tutoring
Offers online lessons
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I'm happy to work with you on any stage of the writing process, whether it be last-minute final edits, brainstorming content and outlining, or anything in between! College and graduate school essay coaching has been a focus of mine for the past... See Madeline's full profile

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Michaela D.
75/hour

Tutor Helping Students With All Aspects of Applying to College

I’ve assisted over a dozen students in every part of the college application process from drafting and editing college essays to helping students find colleges that align with their goals. To assisting them to get recommendations to... See Michaela's full profile

75/hour
4.9 (151)
942 hours tutoring
Offers online lessons
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I’ve assisted over a dozen students in every part of the college application process from drafting and editing college essays to helping students find colleges that align with their goals. To assisting them to get recommendations to... See Michaela's full profile

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