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The Best college essay Tutors in Connecticut

68 CT private college essay tutors / Find the best local college essay tutor in CT

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Cornelia G.
75/hour

Bethel, CT

College Application Essay Editor

I have a good sense of the differences between many colleges and have visited approximately thirty colleges. My specialty is helping students with college essays. My background as an editor for the past thirty years helps give me the... read more

75/hour
4.8 (87)
319 hours tutoring
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I have a good sense of the differences between many colleges and have visited approximately thirty colleges. My specialty is helping students with college essays. My background as an editor for the past thirty years helps give me the... read more

Hayley K.
99/hour

West Hartford, CT

Yale-Educated College Prep English Teacher Coaches College Essays

As an expert in writing and rhetoric in the English department, I advise eleventh-grade students at every stage of the college essay process. In the brainstorming phase, I coach them to consider admissions officers' perspectives in... read more

99/hour
5.0 (11)
30 hours tutoring
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As an expert in writing and rhetoric in the English department, I advise eleventh-grade students at every stage of the college essay process. In the brainstorming phase, I coach them to consider admissions officers' perspectives in... read more

Eve P.
65/hour

Fairfield, CT

A Tutor Who Cares! Expert Test Prep, Essay Writing and Algebra!

Connecticut certified teacher. Accomplished professional writer for business and public relations. Writing teacher for college essays and resumes. Scored in 99th percentile in SAT Verbal in two consecutive tests. Named "Most Promising... read more

65/hour
4.9 (543)
2,187 hours tutoring
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Connecticut certified teacher. Accomplished professional writer for business and public relations. Writing teacher for college essays and resumes. Scored in 99th percentile in SAT Verbal in two consecutive tests. Named "Most Promising... read more

Alice L.
40/hour

Brookfield, CT

Enthusiastic and Supportive English/ Writing Tutor

I've had extensive experience helping students craft excellent college essays that highlight their uniqueness to college admission committees. As a writer and editor, I have strong skills in grammar and writing and have helped many... read more

40/hour
5.0 (13)
100 hours tutoring
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I've had extensive experience helping students craft excellent college essays that highlight their uniqueness to college admission committees. As a writer and editor, I have strong skills in grammar and writing and have helped many... read more

Joel E.
125/hour

Fairfield, CT

Experienced High School English and Social Studies Teacher/Tutor

As an English and Social Studies teacher and writing coach/tutor with over twenty years of experience to draw upon, I provide expert help in college essay writing, SAT and ACT prep, reading, and writing. I have a grade 7-12 permanent... read more

125/hour
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As an English and Social Studies teacher and writing coach/tutor with over twenty years of experience to draw upon, I provide expert help in college essay writing, SAT and ACT prep, reading, and writing. I have a grade 7-12 permanent... read more

Matt D.
60/hour

Fairfield, CT

Dedicated and Enthusiastic Ivy League Humanities Tutor

I look forward to providing local students with summertime review, keeping their skills sharp, preparing for the SAT/ACT, reading college essays, or simply getting ahead on next year's material. Feel free to contact me with any... read more

60/hour
5.0 (1)
2 hours tutoring
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I look forward to providing local students with summertime review, keeping their skills sharp, preparing for the SAT/ACT, reading college essays, or simply getting ahead on next year's material. Feel free to contact me with any... read more

Arline G.
60/hour

Westport, CT

International Educator

I placed students in colleges in the US, UK, Belgium, Canada, Netherlands etc. I got scholarships for international students and helped students with college essays. I also carried out independent college advising read more

60/hour
5.0 (2)
12 hours tutoring
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I placed students in colleges in the US, UK, Belgium, Canada, Netherlands etc. I got scholarships for international students and helped students with college essays. I also carried out independent college advising read more

Amy K.
145/hour

Weston, CT

Media arts, writing and communications specialist

...nominated for the Books for a Better Life Award. I coach students on all aspects of writing, from creative narrative to college essays and effective email and business presentations. ... read more

145/hour
5.0 (3)
8 hours tutoring
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...nominated for the Books for a Better Life Award. I coach students on all aspects of writing, from creative narrative to college essays and effective email and business presentations. ... read more

David P.
60/hour

Marlborough, CT

College essay and writing support

..., various literary journals) ready to assist students in grades 5-12 with a variety of writing needs, ranging from college essay work, conferencing with drafts of school assignments, to creative work. I have extensive tutoring experience read more

60/hour
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..., various literary journals) ready to assist students in grades 5-12 with a variety of writing needs, ranging from college essay work, conferencing with drafts of school assignments, to creative work. I have extensive tutoring experience read more

Lindsay W.
120/hour

Milford, CT

College Advisor

I am a National Certified Counselor and a Certified CT School Counselor with experience as High School Counselor and in College Admissions. Last summer I taught a College Essay Writing Course for a local Continuing Education program. read more

120/hour
5.0 (2)
10 hours tutoring
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I am a National Certified Counselor and a Certified CT School Counselor with experience as High School Counselor and in College Admissions. Last summer I taught a College Essay Writing Course for a local Continuing Education program. read more

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