Wyzant
Become A Tutor
Get Started For Free ›
tutortutor
tutortutor
tutortutor
tutortutor
tutortutor
tutortutor

Trust the nation's largest network for Prealgebra tutors

Trusted by more than 3 million students

More than a million lessons each year

The nation’s largest network of tutors

See Matching Tutors

Featured by the Nation’s Most Respected News Sources

New York TimesCNNChicago TribuneCNBCForbesCBS NewsFox News

Tutors from top universities

JulliardMITRISDColumbiaCarnegie MellonBerkeleyHarvard

Get 1:1 Help Fast

The Best Prealgebra Tutors in Des Plaines, IL

Find the best local Prealgebra tutor in Des Plaines

See all matching tutors
Shrey P. Near Des Plaines, IL, available for online & in-person tutoring
Shrey P.
40/hour

Recent High School Graduate Specializing in Math & SAT Prep

My name is Shrey and I am a college senior from Illinois. I am currently attending the University of Minnesota and I am majoring in Communications studies with minors in Computer Science and Film & Cinema Studies. I tutored some of my classmates in math and SAT prep in the past before joining Wyzant, where I've tutored... See Shrey's full profile

40/hour
5.0 (4)
34 hours tutoring
Offers in person & online lessons
View Shrey's profile

My name is Shrey and I am a college senior from Illinois. I am currently attending the University of Minnesota and I am majoring in Communications studies with minors in Computer Science and Film & Cinema Studies. I tutored some of my classmates in math and SAT prep in the past before joining Wyzant, where I've tutored...See Shrey's full profile

Jim L. Near Des Plaines, IL, available for online & in-person tutoring
Jim L.
40/hour

Software & Computer Assistance

My main goal in helping people to use computers is to try to maximize the time spent on computers by using computers to increase overall efficiency. I also believe that it's important to be sincere and positive in the style that I exhibit when providing tutoring services. I have worked in the computer software and... See Jim's full profile

40/hour
4.8 (11)
154 hours tutoring
Offers in person & online lessons
View Jim's profile

My main goal in helping people to use computers is to try to maximize the time spent on computers by using computers to increase overall efficiency. I also believe that it's important to be sincere and positive in the style that I exhibit when providing tutoring services. I have worked in the computer software and...See Jim's full profile

Matthew P. Near Des Plaines, IL, available for online & in-person tutoring
Matthew P.
38/hour

MD passionate about helping others truly understand things.

I've been blessed to be a medical doctor in Family Practice for nearly twenty years. Currently serving in a part-time position, my time is freed up to pursue this passion I have for teaching and tutoring. The son of a high school teacher and principal, I have seen both richly demonstrated, as well as personally... See Matthew's full profile

38/hour
4.9 (80)
73 hours tutoring Prealgebra out of 407 hours
Offers in person & online lessons
View Matthew's profile

I've been blessed to be a medical doctor in Family Practice for nearly twenty years. Currently serving in a part-time position, my time is freed up to pursue this passion I have for teaching and tutoring. The son of a high school teacher and principal, I have seen both richly demonstrated, as well as personally...See Matthew's full profile

Jeff S. Near Des Plaines, IL, available for online & in-person tutoring
Jeff S.
50/hour

Physics and Math Tutor

I have taught Astronomy, Physics, Math and Physical Science at Wright College, Daley College, Columbia College Chicago and Lake Forest College. I have tutored from grade school to college level and have experience with special needs. I can meet you at your house or other location at anytime of day or night. I have a... See Jeff's full profile

50/hour
4.7 (62)
21 hours tutoring Prealgebra out of 294 hours
Offers in person & online lessons
View Jeff's profile

I have taught Astronomy, Physics, Math and Physical Science at Wright College, Daley College, Columbia College Chicago and Lake Forest College. I have tutored from grade school to college level and have experience with special needs. I can meet you at your house or other location at anytime of day or night. I have a...See Jeff's full profile

Peter S. Near Des Plaines, IL, available for online & in-person tutoring
Peter S.
80/hour

UC Berkeley Grad for Math and Physics Tutoring

Hi, I'm Peter! I graduated with a Bachelor's degree in Mechanical Engineering from UC Berkeley, with a cumulative GPA of 3.75. I also minored in Theater and Performance Studies. I’ve always had a passion for learning and understanding new things, and I want to bring that joy and passion to other people! I’ve... See Peter's full profile

80/hour
4.9 (178)
875 hours tutoring
Offers in person & online lessons
View Peter's profile

Hi, I'm Peter! I graduated with a Bachelor's degree in Mechanical Engineering from UC Berkeley, with a cumulative GPA of 3.75. I also minored in Theater and Performance Studies. I’ve always had a passion for learning and understanding new things, and I want to bring that joy and passion to other people! I’ve...See Peter's full profile

Madhur K. Near Des Plaines, IL, available for online & in-person tutoring
Madhur K.
35/hour

Statistics,Precalc, Algebra,Geometry,Finite,Discrete Math SAT prep

Graduated with Masters degree from DePaul University. I have been tutoring Math to College and High School students for over 6 years now. Future College Professor, possess Illinois State Teaching License (PEL). I can help you with Statistics, Probability, Pre-Calc, Geometry, Algebra, Finite and Discrete Math. Also, I... See Madhur's full profile

35/hour
4.8 (109)
184 hours tutoring
Offers in person & online lessons
View Madhur's profile

Graduated with Masters degree from DePaul University. I have been tutoring Math to College and High School students for over 6 years now. Future College Professor, possess Illinois State Teaching License (PEL). I can help you with Statistics, Probability, Pre-Calc, Geometry, Algebra, Finite and Discrete Math. Also, I...See Madhur's full profile

Kayla M. Near Des Plaines, IL, available for online & in-person tutoring
Kayla M.
100/hour

Math and Science Tutor (Including SAT and ACT)

Currently, I am only holding online sessions. Given that many schools are moving to online lessons, it is critical to provide extra support. Please reach out to schedule online tutoring sessions now. I recently graduated with a PhD from the University of Chicago. I have extensive training in math, physics, and science... See Kayla's full profile

100/hour
5.0 (219)
6 hours tutoring Prealgebra out of 467 hours
Offers in person & online lessons
View Kayla's profile

Currently, I am only holding online sessions. Given that many schools are moving to online lessons, it is critical to provide extra support. Please reach out to schedule online tutoring sessions now. I recently graduated with a PhD from the University of Chicago. I have extensive training in math, physics, and science...See Kayla's full profile

SUSANA O. Near Des Plaines, IL, available for online & in-person tutoring
SUSANA O.
55/hour

Music, Science and Spanish Tutor

Education is one of the most valuable things you can acquire. Knowledge stays with you wherever you go and you can use it in the less unexpected situation. I was born and raise on Peru, South America. My interest in music began when I was 9 years old. I came to USA when I was 17 and started attending college. I have... See SUSANA's full profile

55/hour
4.8 (4)
37 hours tutoring
Offers in person & online lessons
View SUSANA's profile

Education is one of the most valuable things you can acquire. Knowledge stays with you wherever you go and you can use it in the less unexpected situation. I was born and raise on Peru, South America. My interest in music began when I was 9 years old. I came to USA when I was 17 and started attending college. I have...See SUSANA's full profile

Jennifer D. Near Des Plaines, IL, available for online & in-person tutoring
Jennifer D.
77/hour

ADHD Writing Tutor and Teen Motivation Coach

I am a writing tutor with over 13 years of experience. I also have tutored subjects in chemistry and science, however, my tutoring and coaching practice has moved to exclusively offering writing tutoring and teen motivation coaching based on demand. I have a year of specialized special education work experience in... See Jennifer's full profile

77/hour
4.8 (58)
234 hours tutoring
Offers in person & online lessons
View Jennifer's profile

I am a writing tutor with over 13 years of experience. I also have tutored subjects in chemistry and science, however, my tutoring and coaching practice has moved to exclusively offering writing tutoring and teen motivation coaching based on demand. I have a year of specialized special education work experience in...See Jennifer's full profile

Larry M. Near Des Plaines, IL, available for online & in-person tutoring
Larry M.
60/hour

Don't merely treat symptoms, solve the root problem.

Prealgebra is an interesting class. It is the gateway to the broad world of Algebra upon which much of the modern economy is based. I am old enough to know how calculations were done before the advent of hand held calculators, so I like to show students some short-cuts that are no longer taught in school. See Larry's full profile

60/hour
4.8 (324)
3 hours tutoring Prealgebra out of 1,297 hours
Offers in person & online lessons
View Larry's profile

Prealgebra is an interesting class. It is the gateway to the broad world of Algebra upon which much of the modern economy is based. I am old enough to know how calculations were done before the advent of hand held calculators, so I like to show students some short-cuts that are no longer taught in school.See Larry's full profile

Stephanie O. Near Des Plaines, IL, available for online & in-person tutoring
Stephanie O.
105/hour

Princeton Grad Specializing in Math & Science

I took prealgebra in 6th grade and completed high-school math through Calculus 2, earning an A every quarter. I also took multivariable calculus and linear algebra in college. See Stephanie's full profile

105/hour
4.9 (237)
71 hours tutoring Prealgebra out of 1,680 hours
Offers in person & online lessons
View Stephanie's profile

I took prealgebra in 6th grade and completed high-school math through Calculus 2, earning an A every quarter. I also took multivariable calculus and linear algebra in college.See Stephanie's full profile

Samin H. Near Des Plaines, IL, available for online & in-person tutoring
Samin H.
134/hour

MIT Grad for MCAT, Biology and Chemistry Tutoring

I'm a recent MIT graduate with dual degrees in Biology and Chemistry, and my research has been on cancer and the immune system. Teaching has been a long-time passion of mine and I hope to continue teaching throughout my life time. I have tutored SAT Math, SAT II and various science subjects since 2006. During my time... See Samin's full profile

134/hour
5.0 (497)
1,909 hours tutoring
Offers in person & online lessons
View Samin's profile

I'm a recent MIT graduate with dual degrees in Biology and Chemistry, and my research has been on cancer and the immune system. Teaching has been a long-time passion of mine and I hope to continue teaching throughout my life time. I have tutored SAT Math, SAT II and various science subjects since 2006. During my time...See Samin's full profile

Jesus S. Near Des Plaines, IL, available for online & in-person tutoring
Jesus S.
25/hour

Northwestern Undergrad for Math Tutoring

Hi, I'm Jesus! I graduated from Elgin High School ranked #3 out of 500+ students with a 4.0 unweighted GPA and a 4.8 weighted GPA. I currently attend Northwestern University and maintain a 3.858 GPA, having made the Dean's List for 3 out of 3 quarters. I plan on double majoring in Math and Econ, with a minor in Spanish.... See Jesus's full profile

25/hour
5.0 (13)
32 hours tutoring
Offers in person & online lessons
View Jesus's profile

Hi, I'm Jesus! I graduated from Elgin High School ranked #3 out of 500+ students with a 4.0 unweighted GPA and a 4.8 weighted GPA. I currently attend Northwestern University and maintain a 3.858 GPA, having made the Dean's List for 3 out of 3 quarters. I plan on double majoring in Math and Econ, with a minor in Spanish....See Jesus's full profile

Sabeeha S. Near Des Plaines, IL, available for online & in-person tutoring
Sabeeha S.
70/hour

Amazing Results Driven Tutor

I am a professional tutor with over 25 years of experience. I have tutored most subjects and have always delivered outstanding results. My students have improved their grades by 2-3 letter grades within 3-4 sessions on average. I have an excellent track record with references to support it with referrals from... See Sabeeha's full profile

70/hour
67 hours tutoring Prealgebra out of 201 hours
Offers in person & online lessons
View Sabeeha's profile

I am a professional tutor with over 25 years of experience. I have tutored most subjects and have always delivered outstanding results. My students have improved their grades by 2-3 letter grades within 3-4 sessions on average. I have an excellent track record with references to support it with referrals from...See Sabeeha's full profile

Robert B. Near Des Plaines, IL, available for online & in-person tutoring
Robert B.
50/hour

Math, Science, and Test Preparation

As a teaching assistant in graduate school, I discovered that I had a real knack (and, indeed, love) for explaining; I became popular with the students in my sections because of my clear, insightful presentations and lively style of teaching. Many would come to my office outside of class for extra help, and it became... See Robert's full profile

50/hour
4.7 (107)
404 hours tutoring
Offers in person & online lessons
View Robert's profile

As a teaching assistant in graduate school, I discovered that I had a real knack (and, indeed, love) for explaining; I became popular with the students in my sections because of my clear, insightful presentations and lively style of teaching. Many would come to my office outside of class for extra help, and it became...See Robert's full profile

Muhammad M. Near Des Plaines, IL, available for online & in-person tutoring
Muhammad M.
40/hour

Muhammad Mirza (MS, P.E.)

My name is Muhammad M. and I have been working as a structural engineer for 4 years. I also have a teaching experience of about 2 years. Teaching is my part-time hobby and passion. My goal is to help my students succeed in their studies in a good learning environment. My areas of expertise are elementary math, algebra,... See Muhammad's full profile

40/hour
5.0 (4)
34 hours tutoring
Offers in person & online lessons
View Muhammad's profile

My name is Muhammad M. and I have been working as a structural engineer for 4 years. I also have a teaching experience of about 2 years. Teaching is my part-time hobby and passion. My goal is to help my students succeed in their studies in a good learning environment. My areas of expertise are elementary math, algebra,...See Muhammad's full profile

Navy S. Near Des Plaines, IL, available for online & in-person tutoring
Navy S.
50/hour

Professional Math, English, AP/SAT/GRE, & Social Sciences Tutor

Hi! I'm Navy, a master's graduate from Drexel University and passionate educator, and I'm here to help. I received my master's degree in psychology in 2021, and intend to go on to pursue my PhD in clinical psychology in the near future. As a recent graduate student, I have achieved extensive personal academic success,... See Navy's full profile

50/hour
5.0 (3)
9 hours tutoring
Offers in person & online lessons
View Navy's profile

Hi! I'm Navy, a master's graduate from Drexel University and passionate educator, and I'm here to help. I received my master's degree in psychology in 2021, and intend to go on to pursue my PhD in clinical psychology in the near future. As a recent graduate student, I have achieved extensive personal academic success,...See Navy's full profile

Jason M. Near Des Plaines, IL, available for online & in-person tutoring
Jason M.
70/hour

Incredibly Expert Tutor with 20 Years of Experience

I've worked as a full-time, professional tutor for the last eighteen years. In the field of test prep, my areas of specialty include GRE, GMAT, SAT, ACT, and AP exams in history, human geography, and language. I have helped between two to three thousand students improve their scores on these tests. I direct SAT summer... See Jason's full profile

70/hour
4.9 (531)
2,087 hours tutoring
Offers in person & online lessons
View Jason's profile

I've worked as a full-time, professional tutor for the last eighteen years. In the field of test prep, my areas of specialty include GRE, GMAT, SAT, ACT, and AP exams in history, human geography, and language. I have helped between two to three thousand students improve their scores on these tests. I direct SAT summer...See Jason's full profile

Jim K. Near Des Plaines, IL, available for online & in-person tutoring
Jim K.
100/hour

Chemistry/Physics/ACT Tutor

I will be teaching honors physics and honors chemistry. Before entering teaching, I worked for ComEd's "smart grid" education program. I also spent a year doing ACT tutoring at Huntington Learning Center. I am available for tutoring chemistry, physics, earth science, math, and ACT on the weekends See Jim's full profile

100/hour
4.8 (46)
150 hours tutoring
Offers in person & online lessons
View Jim's profile

I will be teaching honors physics and honors chemistry. Before entering teaching, I worked for ComEd's "smart grid" education program. I also spent a year doing ACT tutoring at Huntington Learning Center. I am available for tutoring chemistry, physics, earth science, math, and ACT on the weekendsSee Jim's full profile

Taryn T. Near Des Plaines, IL, available for online & in-person tutoring
Taryn T.
80/hour

Middle School/High School Math and Science Teacher

I have been an educator for five years. I have taught Algebra 1, Algebra 2, Pre-Calculus, Biology and Chemistry at the middle and high school levels. I love connecting with students and helping them find their confidence in math and science. I pride myself on being able to explain these concepts well, and create an... See Taryn's full profile

80/hour
5.0 (244)
18 hours tutoring Prealgebra out of 342 hours
Offers in person & online lessons
View Taryn's profile

I have been an educator for five years. I have taught Algebra 1, Algebra 2, Pre-Calculus, Biology and Chemistry at the middle and high school levels. I love connecting with students and helping them find their confidence in math and science. I pride myself on being able to explain these concepts well, and create an...See Taryn's full profile

Eve B. Near Des Plaines, IL, available for online & in-person tutoring
Eve B.
175/hour

Amherst Grad Specializing in College Essays, ACT, SAT Prep

MAXIMIZE your chances of admission to the most highly selective colleges in the country by getting my expert support for your college essays and applications. Working with me guarantees that admissions officers at your dream schools take your application seriously and ADVOCATE for your acceptance. As a proud alumna... See Eve's full profile

175/hour
5.0 (273)
65 hours tutoring Prealgebra out of 638 hours
Offers in person & online lessons
View Eve's profile

MAXIMIZE your chances of admission to the most highly selective colleges in the country by getting my expert support for your college essays and applications. Working with me guarantees that admissions officers at your dream schools take your application seriously and ADVOCATE for your acceptance. As a proud alumna...See Eve's full profile

Carrie F. Near Des Plaines, IL, available for online & in-person tutoring
Carrie F.
90/hour

Math and science tutor

I have over 20 years of experience tutoring in math and science. I have a strong math and science foundation. I received my PhD in Molecular Genetics in 2006 from the University of Illinois at Chicago, and I currently work at the University of Chicago as a research scientist. I use math and science in my everyday life.... See Carrie's full profile

90/hour
4.9 (159)
606 hours tutoring
Offers in person & online lessons
View Carrie's profile

I have over 20 years of experience tutoring in math and science. I have a strong math and science foundation. I received my PhD in Molecular Genetics in 2006 from the University of Illinois at Chicago, and I currently work at the University of Chicago as a research scientist. I use math and science in my everyday life....See Carrie's full profile

Joyce B. Near Des Plaines, IL, available for online & in-person tutoring
Joyce B.
60/hour

Secondary Education Mathematics Tutor

I have my Secondary Education Mathematics Degree and specifically love to tutor Pre-Algebra and Algebra. I have tutored both these subjects at Huntington Learning Center as well as on a one-on-one tutoring basis. I have over 3 years of tutoring experience and love to see students learn new concepts and begin to succeed... See Joyce's full profile

60/hour
5.0 (7)
27 hours tutoring
Offers in person & online lessons
View Joyce's profile

I have my Secondary Education Mathematics Degree and specifically love to tutor Pre-Algebra and Algebra. I have tutored both these subjects at Huntington Learning Center as well as on a one-on-one tutoring basis. I have over 3 years of tutoring experience and love to see students learn new concepts and begin to succeed...See Joyce's full profile

Jadran L. Near Des Plaines, IL, available for online & in-person tutoring
Jadran L.
50/hour

99th Percentile Tutor

I love explaining concepts and helping students achieve their goals. I have been tutoring professionally since 2006, when I worked as a teacher and curriculum developer at Manhattan GMAT. I've also done plenty of informal tutoring. In high school I spent many hours helping friends with their homework. More recently,... See Jadran's full profile

50/hour
5.0 (28)
49 hours tutoring
Offers in person & online lessons
View Jadran's profile

I love explaining concepts and helping students achieve their goals. I have been tutoring professionally since 2006, when I worked as a teacher and curriculum developer at Manhattan GMAT. I've also done plenty of informal tutoring. In high school I spent many hours helping friends with their homework. More recently,...See Jadran's full profile

Tina Thanh V. Near Des Plaines, IL, available for online & in-person tutoring
Tina Thanh V.
75/hour

Master's Degree LevelTutor Geometry, Algebra, Trigonometry, Vietnamese

I have extensive teaching experience with young children and adult. I graduated in 2017 with Biology and Chemistry Degree. I am currently a medical school candidate. I enjoy teaching and spending time with people. I am a full time medical assistant at a hospital in New Orleans. I can help you to master in math and... See Tina Thanh's full profile

75/hour
5.0 (14)
42 hours tutoring
Offers in person & online lessons
View Tina Thanh's profile

I have extensive teaching experience with young children and adult. I graduated in 2017 with Biology and Chemistry Degree. I am currently a medical school candidate. I enjoy teaching and spending time with people. I am a full time medical assistant at a hospital in New Orleans. I can help you to master in math and...See Tina Thanh's full profile

Trusted with over 6 million hours of lessons since 2005

Trusted experience

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.

Rose W.

2 Prealgebra lessons

Ms. O was extremely patient and helped my daughter so much. It's not often that you find a teacher that really cares and she does!! She has inspired my daughter to not only understand prealgebra but excel. I thank her so much from the bottom of my hear.
Crystal B.

1 Prealgebra lesson

Steve taught my daughter PreAlgebra math. She has had challenges with math for a while. And Steve was thorough in explaining it to her. He allowed time to think about the answer and he also was very encouraging. I asked her what did she think about Steve. She said she wishes he was her Teacher!
Ila S.

1 Prealgebra lesson

Prasad was a great tutor, who worked on prealgebra and IAAT prep. Very knowledgeable, thorough and kind. During a one hour lesson he was able to cover an entire prep test section and go over new math concepts with my son. We were very happy with the help.
How much for private Prealgebra tutoring lessons

Des Plaines Prealgebra Tutors Cost $32 - 55 per hour on average

What’s a fair price for a private Des Plaines Prealgebra tutor? Des Plaines Prealgebra tutors using Wyzant are professional subject experts who set their own price based on their demand and skill.

$25$75
$32
$55

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

tech crunch
the new york times
CNBC

Find Des Plaines Private Tutors in Subjects related to Prealgebra

Wyzant makes it easy to get lessons from private tutors in any subject related to Prealgebra. Choose your Des Plaines tutor by reading ratings and reviews as well as comparing the rates of tutors on Wyzant who are subject-matter experts prepared to teach you in a wide variety of topics:

Des Plaines SAT Math Tutors | Des Plaines Precalculus Tutors | Des Plaines 5th Grade Tutors | Des Plaines ACT Tutors | Des Plaines GRE Tutors

Prealgebra Tutoring is just the beginning...

Tap into Wyzant’s digital nationwide network to find either a local or online tutor for subjects related to Prealgebra. Find the perfect tutor for you in over 250 subjects and test prep areas including:

Pre Algebra Tutors | Algebra 1 Tutors | College Algebra Tutors | Algebra Tutors | Linear Equations And Problem Solving Tutors | 7th Grade Math Tutors | EMS Tutors | Linear Equations Tutors | ACT Math Tutors | 8th Grade Math Tutors | 9th Grade Math Tutors | College Math Tutors | Algebra 2 Tutors | One-Step Equations Tutors | Math Tutors

Tutoring Near Des Plaines

Find a local tutor in areas near Des Plaines. Our nationwide network of private tutors makes it easy to find an instructor nearby. Learn a new job skill or ace the test. Compare tutor costs and qualifications and find the ideal tutor for you today.

Chicago Tutors | Naperville Tutors | Hoffman Estates Tutors | Elgin Tutors | Waukegan Tutors | Downers Grove Tutors | Cicero Tutors | Arlington Heights Tutors | Bartlett Tutors | Palatine Tutors | Evanston Tutors | Schaumburg Tutors | Skokie Tutors | Melrose Park Tutors | Glenview Tutors

Find Des Plaines tutors

Want to browse local tutors near you in more subjects? See all tutors in Des Plaines

Find online Prealgebra tutors

Get Prealgebra help anytime! We only accept the best online Prealgebra tutors into our community. Get the help you need, right when you need it with the convenience of online lessons.