Find college essay tutors in Mission Viejo, CA

Pay-as-you-go private college essay tutoring in-person or online

With the Good Fit Guarantee, love your first lesson, or it’s free

Compare qualifications, hourly rates, travel policies, and reviews to find the right local expert for you.

Collaborate with your tutor in person or through Wyzant's free, browser based online learning tool.

Only pay for the time you need. No subscriptions, no upfront costs. Just affordable results nearby.

Get 1:1 Help Fast

The Best college essay Tutors in Mission Viejo, CA

21 Mission Viejo private college essay tutors / Find the best local college essay tutor in Mission Viejo

See more experts ›
Robert R.
75/hour

Professional Screenwriter available as writing tutor

...about how to improve the final product. From homework assignments to college essays, I would like to work with you. I assisted my own kids with their college entrance essays and both received scholarships to major schools. ... read more

75/hour
5.0 (92)
206 hours tutoring
Offers in person & online lessons
See Tutors Like This

...about how to improve the final product. From homework assignments to college essays, I would like to work with you. I assisted my own kids with their college entrance essays and both received scholarships to major schools. ... read more

Conrad A.
39/hour

Writing & Speaking Coach; College Essay Guru

Conrad is a professional writer, lecturer, and educator. Over the last 25 years, Conrad has assisted a number of clients with varying skills and educational levels, from college students to corporate executives; this includes proofreading and... read more

39/hour
5.0 (12)
22 hours tutoring
Offers in person & online lessons
See Tutors Like This

Conrad is a professional writer, lecturer, and educator. Over the last 25 years, Conrad has assisted a number of clients with varying skills and educational levels, from college students to corporate executives; this includes proofreading and... read more

Chelsea S.
55/hour

Personal Statement and Application Essay Expert

I'm qualified to tutor in a wide variety of subjects, but the following are my areas of expertise: -Proofreading/editing for essays, résumés, or any written work. I have edited everything from college essays to a speeding ticket... read more

55/hour
5.0 (237)
261 hours tutoring
Offers in person & online lessons
See Tutors Like This

I'm qualified to tutor in a wide variety of subjects, but the following are my areas of expertise: -Proofreading/editing for essays, résumés, or any written work. I have edited everything from college essays to a speeding ticket... read more

Jennifer S.
97/hour

Experience College Counselor and Essay Specialist

With five years of experience proofreading college essays of all types, I can proofread school papers, college essays and any writing that needs polishing. read more

97/hour
5.0 (9)
17 hours tutoring
Offers in person & online lessons
See Tutors Like This

With five years of experience proofreading college essays of all types, I can proofread school papers, college essays and any writing that needs polishing. read more

Karen W.
60/hour

Ivy League Grad for SAT Prep and College Essays

I can offer my detail-oriented tutoring services, test-taking expertise derived from years of personal standardized test-taking, and effective college essay editing. I can help guide you to the secrets of standardized test success,... read more

60/hour
Offers in person & online lessons
See Tutors Like This

I can offer my detail-oriented tutoring services, test-taking expertise derived from years of personal standardized test-taking, and effective college essay editing. I can help guide you to the secrets of standardized test success,... read more

Phoebe C.
135/hour

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... read more

135/hour
5.0 (2421)
7,440 hours tutoring
Offers in person & online lessons
See Tutors Like This

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... read more

Hala Y.
35/hour

Personal statement? College essay? Let's conquer this together!

Hi Everyone, my name is Hala! I'm 23 and I have a bachelor's degree in Political Science from the University of California, Irvine. I currently tutor online and in person. I was an A student in high school and college, and now you will be too! I... read more

35/hour
Offers in person & online lessons
See Tutors Like This

Hi Everyone, my name is Hala! I'm 23 and I have a bachelor's degree in Political Science from the University of California, Irvine. I currently tutor online and in person. I was an A student in high school and college, and now you will be too! I... read more

Gilmore C.
180/hour

Awesome, Friendly & Super-Helpful Tutor

Recent review: "Gilmore is an excellent tutor in everything college prep. He gave me great tips for my SAT and has also helped me craft and perfect my common app college essay. He gives valuable insight from a critical point of view... read more

180/hour
5.0 (864)
3,100 hours tutoring
Offers in person & online lessons
See Tutors Like This

Recent review: "Gilmore is an excellent tutor in everything college prep. He gave me great tips for my SAT and has also helped me craft and perfect my common app college essay. He gives valuable insight from a critical point of view... read more

Jason H.
50/hour

AP physics, chemistry and math tutor

I took a particular interest in literature and writing during college when I received a sub par grade on my first college essay. After entire quarters of attending office hours I was finally able to write effectively and as a bonus,... read more

50/hour
4.9 (320)
1,171 hours tutoring
Offers in person lessons
See Tutors Like This

I took a particular interest in literature and writing during college when I received a sub par grade on my first college essay. After entire quarters of attending office hours I was finally able to write effectively and as a bonus,... read more

Rachel M.
30/hour

Writing, Test Prep, and Literary Analysis

...prep, AP/IB Test Prep (EE Papers, Literature, American History, Latin American History, World History, Government) and college essay brainstorming and writing. My experience varies from elementary school phonetics and reading to high school read more

30/hour
Offers in person lessons
See Tutors Like This

...prep, AP/IB Test Prep (EE Papers, Literature, American History, Latin American History, World History, Government) and college essay brainstorming and writing. My experience varies from elementary school phonetics and reading to high school read more

Trusted with over 6 million hours of lessons since 2005

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.

How much for private college essay tutoring lessons

Wyzant Tutors Cost $35 - 60 per hour on average

Tutors using Wyzant are professional subject experts who set their own price based on their demand and skill.

$25 $88
$35
$60

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