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Tessa R. Near Los Angeles, CA, available for online & in-person tutoring
Tessa R.
30/hour

Near Los Angeles, CA

Experienced English and Writing Tutor and Recent College Grad

Helping students learn to write, to read, and to revise their work combines my twin passions for teaching and editing. I have two years of experience working one-on-one with students on their college essays. Before that, for four years of high school, I served as a volunteer English and writing tutor. Although... See Tessa's full profile

30/hour
5.0 (45)
123 hours tutoring
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Helping students learn to write, to read, and to revise their work combines my twin passions for teaching and editing. I have two years of experience working one-on-one with students on their college essays. Before that, for four years of high school, I served as a volunteer English and writing tutor. Although... See Tessa's full profile

Gozde F. Near Los Angeles, CA, available for online & in-person tutoring
Gozde F.
30/hour

Near Los Angeles, CA

Gozde - English and English as a Second Language Teacher

I have been preparing my students for those tests for more than twenty years now. I also have years of experience in teaching college English courses: college composition (argumentative, narrative, commentaries, proposals, college essays), research paper, and presentation. I am ready to study with you! Tell me... See Gozde's full profile

30/hour
5.0 (14)
45 hours tutoring
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I have been preparing my students for those tests for more than twenty years now. I also have years of experience in teaching college English courses: college composition (argumentative, narrative, commentaries, proposals, college essays), research paper, and presentation. I am ready to study with you! Tell me... See Gozde's full profile

James M. Near Los Angeles, CA, available for online & in-person tutoring
James M.
45/hour

Near Los Angeles, CA

Berkeley grad with a doctorate

I've published two books and over twenty articles, so I'm at home in the world of English prose. I also have three degrees in higher education, so I'm used to crafting academic papers. I've helped students write college essays, grad school applications, and term papers, and I'm always... See James's full profile

45/hour
5.0 (496)
1,008 hours tutoring
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I've published two books and over twenty articles, so I'm at home in the world of English prose. I also have three degrees in higher education, so I'm used to crafting academic papers. I've helped students write college essays, grad school applications, and term papers, and I'm always... See James's full profile

Cynthia L. Near Los Angeles, CA, available for online & in-person tutoring
Cynthia L.
50/hour

Near Los Angeles, CA

Effective SAT ACT Math Reading Science English Writing Tutor

Cynthia provides assistance with SAT and ACT math, English, reading and science, pre-Algebra, Algebra 1 and 2, Geometry, Pre-calculus, biology, honors chemistry, high school and college level essay writing, English language arts, and U.S. and world history. Cynthia hold a bachelor's degree in English... See Cynthia's full profile

50/hour
4.9 (632)
2,386 hours tutoring
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Cynthia provides assistance with SAT and ACT math, English, reading and science, pre-Algebra, Algebra 1 and 2, Geometry, Pre-calculus, biology, honors chemistry, high school and college level essay writing, English language arts, and U.S. and world history. Cynthia hold a bachelor's degree in English... See Cynthia's full profile

Frankie L. Los Angeles, CA, available for online & in-person tutoring
Frankie L.
50/hour

Los Angeles, CA

Harvard Student with Experience in College Counseling

From creating the college list process to the college application process, I have seen it all. I scored 2280/2400 on the SAT and was in the top 1% of my class. But testing is just one small part of the equation, I've personally edited hundreds of college essays and have workshopped several from the... See Frankie's full profile

50/hour
5.0 (1)
5 hours tutoring
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From creating the college list process to the college application process, I have seen it all. I scored 2280/2400 on the SAT and was in the top 1% of my class. But testing is just one small part of the equation, I've personally edited hundreds of college essays and have workshopped several from the... See Frankie's full profile

Jeffrey B. Los Angeles, CA, available for online & in-person tutoring
Jeffrey B.
55/hour

Los Angeles, CA

Experienced test prep or academic tutor. 99th percentile GRE scorer.

I am an experienced English and history tutor who has helped students with English, preparing for the AP Lit, Language, World History, European History, and American history exams, and also helped students with college essay writing and editing. I have also worked on developing a writing curriculum for an SAT prep... See Jeffrey's full profile

55/hour
5.0 (6)
51 hours tutoring
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I am an experienced English and history tutor who has helped students with English, preparing for the AP Lit, Language, World History, European History, and American history exams, and also helped students with college essay writing and editing. I have also worked on developing a writing curriculum for an SAT prep... See Jeffrey's full profile

Preston I. Los Angeles, CA, available for online & in-person tutoring
Preston I.
60/hour

Los Angeles, CA

Physician Tutor for Math, Reading, Biology, and Step Exams

Years of experience writing and tutoring students in: SAT/ACT Reading and writing College essays Personal statements Research papers See Preston's full profile

60/hour
5.0 (5)
7 hours tutoring
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Years of experience writing and tutoring students in: SAT/ACT Reading and writing College essays Personal statements Research papers See Preston's full profile

Deirdre A. Los Angeles, CA, available for online & in-person tutoring
Deirdre A.
65/hour

Los Angeles, CA

Creative Tutor, ADHD Coach, College Applications Navigator

Much of the time, I find I don't need to "teach" the subject, merely help the student find the best way to finish homework, study for tests, or complete projects to the teacher's specifications. I have helped 40+ students apply to college. I can assist with college essays and supplemental... See Deirdre's full profile

65/hour
5.0 (262)
828 hours tutoring
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Much of the time, I find I don't need to "teach" the subject, merely help the student find the best way to finish homework, study for tests, or complete projects to the teacher's specifications. I have helped 40+ students apply to college. I can assist with college essays and supplemental... See Deirdre's full profile

Alana G. Near Los Angeles, CA, available for online & in-person tutoring
Alana G.
65/hour

Near Los Angeles, CA

TUTOR College Essay Counselor, English, Social Studies, ACT

Hi! My name is Alana and I am here to help your student feel more confident about their academic abilities! My specialties include K-12 English and Social Studies, ACT, and college/transfer/graduate school essays. I am patient, understanding, and dedicated to making sure that my students have adequate help and resources... See Alana's full profile

65/hour
5.0 (62)
294 hours tutoring
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Hi! My name is Alana and I am here to help your student feel more confident about their academic abilities! My specialties include K-12 English and Social Studies, ACT, and college/transfer/graduate school essays. I am patient, understanding, and dedicated to making sure that my students have adequate help and resources... See Alana's full profile

Christine S. Los Angeles, CA, available for online & in-person tutoring
Christine S.
75/hour

Los Angeles, CA

College Essay & Film School Application Tutor

I have years of experience in helping students craft a unique and compelling personal statement for their college application. I also specialize in film school application prep, both undergraduate and graduate programs. I received B.A. degrees in Communication Arts (Radio/TV/Film) and English Literature from UW-Madison... See Christine's full profile

75/hour
5.0 (43)
235 hours tutoring
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I have years of experience in helping students craft a unique and compelling personal statement for their college application. I also specialize in film school application prep, both undergraduate and graduate programs. I received B.A. degrees in Communication Arts (Radio/TV/Film) and English Literature from UW-Madison... See Christine's full profile

John V. Near Los Angeles, CA, available for online & in-person tutoring
John V.
75/hour

Near Los Angeles, CA

College Essay Coach

Over the last ten years, I have helped over 1000 students with their college application essays. I specialize in the Common Application essays as well as the University of California personal insight questions. See John's full profile

75/hour
5.0 (13)
19 hours tutoring
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Over the last ten years, I have helped over 1000 students with their college application essays. I specialize in the Common Application essays as well as the University of California personal insight questions. See John's full profile

Anuj B. Los Angeles, CA, available for online & in-person tutoring
Anuj B.
80/hour

Los Angeles, CA

Multiple Scholarship-Winning Essay Writer, 5+ years teaching writing!

I scored a 34 on the ACT English section and 720 (out of 800) on the SAT and was exempted from College English at UT Austin. I have since won multiple scholarships at UT Austin and Austin Community College where essays were a critical component. I have been teaching English/writing at all levels from... See Anuj's full profile

80/hour
5.0 (107)
145 hours tutoring
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I scored a 34 on the ACT English section and 720 (out of 800) on the SAT and was exempted from College English at UT Austin. I have since won multiple scholarships at UT Austin and Austin Community College where essays were a critical component. I have been teaching English/writing at all levels from... See Anuj's full profile

Ara B. Near Los Angeles, CA, available for online & in-person tutoring
Ara B.
80/hour

Near Los Angeles, CA

Former Admission Officer and Private High School Principal

I have over 20 years of working in high schools and colleges where I helped students with all types of essays, including private high school and college admission essays. I also served as an admission officer at the high school and college levels for several years. Lastly, I served as an alumni interviewer... See Ara's full profile

80/hour
5.0 (50)
212 hours tutoring
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I have over 20 years of working in high schools and colleges where I helped students with all types of essays, including private high school and college admission essays. I also served as an admission officer at the high school and college levels for several years. Lastly, I served as an alumni interviewer... See Ara's full profile

Gloria K. Near Los Angeles, CA, available for online & in-person tutoring
Gloria K.
85/hour

Near Los Angeles, CA

Experienced High School/College Writing Tutor

...their curiosity and imagination genes, and, yes, also see their grades improve. I provide the following services: * one time editing of high school, college, or university essay assignments * writing assistance on school essays - from brainstorming to final draft * college admissions personal statement/insight questions feedback... See Gloria's full profile

85/hour
5.0 (99)
279 hours tutoring
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...their curiosity and imagination genes, and, yes, also see their grades improve. I provide the following services: * one time editing of high school, college, or university essay assignments * writing assistance on school essays - from brainstorming to final draft * college admissions personal statement/insight questions feedback... See Gloria's full profile

Pam O. Near Los Angeles, CA, available for online & in-person tutoring
Pam O.
95/hour

Near Los Angeles, CA

Expert College Counselor-Tutor in English, Writing, SAT Reading, TOEFL

My assistance in the college process includes, but is not limited to, forming a targeted balanced list of schools (taking into account admission chances), editing and brainstorming for compelling and winning college essays, application assistance, scholarship search, assistance with financial forms, transfer... See Pam's full profile

95/hour
5.0 (35)
118 hours tutoring
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My assistance in the college process includes, but is not limited to, forming a targeted balanced list of schools (taking into account admission chances), editing and brainstorming for compelling and winning college essays, application assistance, scholarship search, assistance with financial forms, transfer... See Pam's full profile

Robert R. Near Los Angeles, CA, available for online & in-person tutoring
Robert R.
100/hour

Near Los Angeles, CA

Professional Screenwriter available as writing tutor

If you're frustrated and tired of staring at your screen with writer's block, or you're wondering how to make what you've already written even better, I can assist you from brainstorming through final draft. From professional writing to blogging, homework assignments to college essays, I would... See Robert's full profile

100/hour
5.0 (378)
1,000 hours tutoring
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If you're frustrated and tired of staring at your screen with writer's block, or you're wondering how to make what you've already written even better, I can assist you from brainstorming through final draft. From professional writing to blogging, homework assignments to college essays, I would... See Robert's full profile

Leila K. Los Angeles, CA, available for online & in-person tutoring
Leila K.
120/hour

Los Angeles, CA

Law student: High school/College essay writing or 1L Tutor

Hello! I am a 3rd year law student at USC Gould School of Law, which is T20 school. I was just shy of the top 10% of my law school class after 1L. I have a job at a top big law firm in venture capital, emerging company work set for after graduation. I have an undergraduate degree in Environmental Studies from UCSB.... See Leila's full profile

120/hour
5.0 (2)
13 hours tutoring
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Hello! I am a 3rd year law student at USC Gould School of Law, which is T20 school. I was just shy of the top 10% of my law school class after 1L. I have a job at a top big law firm in venture capital, emerging company work set for after graduation. I have an undergraduate degree in Environmental Studies from UCSB.... See Leila's full profile

Matthew K. Near Los Angeles, CA, available for online & in-person tutoring
Matthew K.
120/hour

Near Los Angeles, CA

English teacher of six years; academic research for five years

In college, I successfully applied to many fellowship and scholarship programs, and most recently to graduate school at UCLA, so I am well-prepared to help with college essay writing as well. For the past five years, I have worked in academic research and writing so I have some specialty in technical writing... See Matthew's full profile

120/hour
5.0 (307)
959 hours tutoring
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In college, I successfully applied to many fellowship and scholarship programs, and most recently to graduate school at UCLA, so I am well-prepared to help with college essay writing as well. For the past five years, I have worked in academic research and writing so I have some specialty in technical writing... See Matthew's full profile

H S. Los Angeles, CA, available for online & in-person tutoring
H S.
150/hour

Los Angeles, CA

College Grad School Essays Personal Statements|Resumes|Interview Prep

Whether providing them career guidance and support or helping them write standout essays and personal statements (i.e. for college, graduate school, ERAS, fellowships, etc.), as a trusted advisor, mentor, and coach I enable and empower clients to define and achieve their personal and professional goals. As a career... See H's full profile

150/hour
5.0 (17)
63 hours tutoring
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Whether providing them career guidance and support or helping them write standout essays and personal statements (i.e. for college, graduate school, ERAS, fellowships, etc.), as a trusted advisor, mentor, and coach I enable and empower clients to define and achieve their personal and professional goals. As a career... See H's full profile

Colin D. Los Angeles, CA, available for online & in-person tutoring
Colin D.
150/hour

Los Angeles, CA

Patient, Experienced Multi-Subject Tutor (Harvard Grad & J.D.)

in most high school subjects, with an expertise in and emphasis on Math (Pre-Algebra through Calculus AB), English (AP Literature and Language, British and World Literature, College Application Essays, Writing and Composition, SAT Verbal, SAT Grammar & Essay, ACT Reading & English), History (AP U.S.... See Colin's full profile

150/hour
5.0 (1308)
11,830 hours tutoring
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in most high school subjects, with an expertise in and emphasis on Math (Pre-Algebra through Calculus AB), English (AP Literature and Language, British and World Literature, College Application Essays, Writing and Composition, SAT Verbal, SAT Grammar & Essay, ACT Reading & English), History (AP U.S.... See Colin's full profile

Phoebe C. Near Los Angeles, CA, available for online & in-person tutoring
Phoebe C.
150/hour

Near Los Angeles, CA

UNMATCHED Professional English Services!

College/Grad School Application Essays: These essays are NOT like ANY kind of writing students usually do in school, and most of the time students are going about their college essays the wrong way. I am extremely skilled at not only helping a student create the kind of essay colleges are looking for, but... See Phoebe's full profile

150/hour
5.0 (3156)
10,339 hours tutoring
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College/Grad School Application Essays: These essays are NOT like ANY kind of writing students usually do in school, and most of the time students are going about their college essays the wrong way. I am extremely skilled at not only helping a student create the kind of essay colleges are looking for, but... See Phoebe's full profile

Jordan M. Los Angeles, CA, available for online & in-person tutoring
Jordan M.
150/hour

Los Angeles, CA

Columbia Grad Writing Tutor and College Essay Consultant

I'm a recent grad from Columbia University with hundreds of hours of writing tutoring and English teaching experience! I've been tutoring academic and fictional essay writing, SAT Reading and Writing, the TOEFL, and college essay writing for over eight years. While at Columbia, I also designed the... See Jordan's full profile

150/hour
5.0 (60)
153 hours tutoring
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I'm a recent grad from Columbia University with hundreds of hours of writing tutoring and English teaching experience! I've been tutoring academic and fictional essay writing, SAT Reading and Writing, the TOEFL, and college essay writing for over eight years. While at Columbia, I also designed the... See Jordan's full profile

Mori E. Los Angeles, CA, available for online & in-person tutoring
Mori E.
175/hour

Los Angeles, CA

Northwestern Grad & College Essay Specialist

As a graduate of Northwestern University's School of Communication, I bring my strong writing and marketing background to my work as a college essay specialist. Students I have coached have gained admission to Ivy League & top colleges & graduate schools across the country. I guide students through... See Mori's full profile

175/hour
5.0 (15)
27 hours tutoring
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As a graduate of Northwestern University's School of Communication, I bring my strong writing and marketing background to my work as a college essay specialist. Students I have coached have gained admission to Ivy League & top colleges & graduate schools across the country. I guide students through... See Mori's full profile

Carolyn K. Near Los Angeles, CA, available for online & in-person tutoring
Carolyn K.
250/hour

Near Los Angeles, CA

College Application & Essay Specialist Helps You Stand Out from Crowd

I provide expert college counseling and feedback on application essays. Schools that my clients have been admitted to include M.I.T., Princeton, Cornell, Johns Hopkins, University of Pennsylvania, Carnegie Mellon, Washington University in St. Louis, UC Berkeley, Notre Dame, Northwestern, Boston College, University of... See Carolyn's full profile

250/hour
5.0 (658)
1,822 hours tutoring
Offers in person & online lessons
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I provide expert college counseling and feedback on application essays. Schools that my clients have been admitted to include M.I.T., Princeton, Cornell, Johns Hopkins, University of Pennsylvania, Carnegie Mellon, Washington University in St. Louis, UC Berkeley, Notre Dame, Northwestern, Boston College, University of... See Carolyn's full profile

Calina C. Near Los Angeles, CA, available for online & in-person tutoring
Calina C.
275/hour

Near Los Angeles, CA

Harvard Grad/Duke PhD: Expert Writing Coach, College Essay Consultant

...application process. As a writing coach, my aim is to draw out the powerful stories that each of my students has to tell, whether they are working on college admissions essays or on medical, law, and graduate school personal statements. Whatever the context, I am passionate about helping each of my students craft a compelling... See Calina's full profile

275/hour
5.0 (9)
25 hours tutoring
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...application process. As a writing coach, my aim is to draw out the powerful stories that each of my students has to tell, whether they are working on college admissions essays or on medical, law, and graduate school personal statements. Whatever the context, I am passionate about helping each of my students craft a compelling... See Calina's full profile

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