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The Best college essay Tutors in Edison, NJ

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Caitlin B.
75/hour

Near Edison, NJ

Ivy Educated Writing Coach

I love helping students to write essays so that they can get into the school/program of their choice or complete an essay for a class assignment. I received a 164 GRE V, and I also have been accepted by two top universities. I am very good at writing a statement of purpose and crafting college essays. I... read more

75/hour
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I love helping students to write essays so that they can get into the school/program of their choice or complete an essay for a class assignment. I received a 164 GRE V, and I also have been accepted by two top universities. I am very good at writing a statement of purpose and crafting college essays. I... read more

James A.
70/hour

Near Edison, NJ

Ivy League Student tutoring in SAT Test Prep

I enjoy tutoring because I enjoy seeing the full potential of a student become realized. I scored a 760 on my SAT Math and thoroughly enjoy Calculus, particularly AP Calculus. Contact me for help with SAT Test Prep or college essay help, I would be glad to help you achieve your goals. read more

70/hour
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I enjoy tutoring because I enjoy seeing the full potential of a student become realized. I scored a 760 on my SAT Math and thoroughly enjoy Calculus, particularly AP Calculus. Contact me for help with SAT Test Prep or college essay help, I would be glad to help you achieve your goals. read more

Emily B.
40/hour

Near Edison, NJ

Write better essays-study skills-organization-time management

As a college counselor and college essay writing coach, I possess a variety of talents and skills. I am conversant with the college admissions process and know what admissions officers are looking for in an essay and supplemental materials. I’ve attended high school meetings and worked with college guidance... read more

40/hour
4.9 (497)
1,409 hours tutoring
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As a college counselor and college essay writing coach, I possess a variety of talents and skills. I am conversant with the college admissions process and know what admissions officers are looking for in an essay and supplemental materials. I’ve attended high school meetings and worked with college guidance... read more

Meredith G.
85/hour

Near Edison, NJ

College Counseling/High School Guidance Counselor

I have been employed in a public high school in New Jersey since 9/2006. I manage a case load of nearly 300 students, grades 10-12. Each year, I do post high school planning, college applications and college essays with my students. read more

85/hour
4.9 (16)
54 hours tutoring
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I have been employed in a public high school in New Jersey since 9/2006. I manage a case load of nearly 300 students, grades 10-12. Each year, I do post high school planning, college applications and college essays with my students. read more

Brenda E.
50/hour

Near Edison, NJ

Certified High School Teacher

I am currently an English high school teacher going into my 7th year of teaching. Before teaching, I was a college tutor where I have tutored them in their coursework. I have also helped with college application essays. I have my BA in English and Masters in the Art of Teaching (MAT). I currently hold two... read more

50/hour
5.0 (2)
16 hours tutoring
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I am currently an English high school teacher going into my 7th year of teaching. Before teaching, I was a college tutor where I have tutored them in their coursework. I have also helped with college application essays. I have my BA in English and Masters in the Art of Teaching (MAT). I currently hold two... read more

Lorraine S.
50/hour

Near Edison, NJ

Writing Specialist with 6+ Years of Teaching Experience

As an accomplished poet and writer, I have unique experience to share with my students. I have 6+ years of experience teaching the art of writing to both grades K through 12th grade and adults. This includes basic writing, as well as college essay skills. In addition, I have over 10+ years experience in the art of... read more

50/hour
4.9 (663)
1,815 hours tutoring
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As an accomplished poet and writer, I have unique experience to share with my students. I have 6+ years of experience teaching the art of writing to both grades K through 12th grade and adults. This includes basic writing, as well as college essay skills. In addition, I have over 10+ years experience in the art of... read more

Phillip P.
65/hour

Near Edison, NJ

Succeed in Life with Context Learning

Are you looking for a tutor with a proven track record of professional and academic success? If so, you can't do better than hiring me. A one-time Oxford University scholar, I am a five-time award-nominated poet, have won various prizes for my work, have received commendations from the likes of Diane Seuss and Maurice... read more

65/hour
4.7 (788)
5,559 hours tutoring
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Are you looking for a tutor with a proven track record of professional and academic success? If so, you can't do better than hiring me. A one-time Oxford University scholar, I am a five-time award-nominated poet, have won various prizes for my work, have received commendations from the likes of Diane Seuss and Maurice... read more

Dr. B B.
70/hour

Near Edison, NJ

Mentoring for Long Term Success in Math, Science & Writing

I am a published author in leading scientific journals. I have written several grant applications. I have worked with students on college essays starting from brainstorming ideas to editing final essays. I have developed a writing program for elementary students to improve their vocabulary, grammar and spelling,... read more

70/hour
4.9 (17)
131 hours tutoring
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I am a published author in leading scientific journals. I have written several grant applications. I have worked with students on college essays starting from brainstorming ideas to editing final essays. I have developed a writing program for elementary students to improve their vocabulary, grammar and spelling,... read more

Scott S.
100/hour

Near Edison, NJ

Experienced High School Tutor

I have also tutored adults and college students in essay and term paper writing. I am flexible to meet at any time and wherever is most convenient and comfortable for the student. I have tutored a high school student in SAT English/reading and after her scores went up a great deal. I also helped an... read more

100/hour
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I have also tutored adults and college students in essay and term paper writing. I am flexible to meet at any time and wherever is most convenient and comfortable for the student. I have tutored a high school student in SAT English/reading and after her scores went up a great deal. I also helped an... read more

Irfan P.
36/hour

Near Edison, NJ

Skilled and Knowledgeable High School Student

Throughout my educational experience, I have also gained much experience with advanced writing, and I can certainly be of great help in the areas of editing and correcting papers, or writing College Essays. I look forward to bringing my knowledge and breadth of experience to Wyzant, helping the next generation... read more

36/hour
11 hours tutoring
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Throughout my educational experience, I have also gained much experience with advanced writing, and I can certainly be of great help in the areas of editing and correcting papers, or writing College Essays. I look forward to bringing my knowledge and breadth of experience to Wyzant, helping the next generation... read more

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