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Alan J.
225/hour

New York City, NY

Stanford Grad For College Application Essays

No one on Wyzant has helped more students gain acceptance to top colleges and medical schools than I have. Period. My approach is straightforward and effective: I empower college and medical school applicants to speak in their own unique voice.... read more

225/hour
5.0 (583)
1,679 hours tutoring
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No one on Wyzant has helped more students gain acceptance to top colleges and medical schools than I have. Period. My approach is straightforward and effective: I empower college and medical school applicants to speak in their own unique voice.... read more

Andres A.
35/hour

New York City, NY

Current BM Oboe Performance at Manhattan School of Music

Andrés A., 20-year-old oboist based in New York City, is in the third year of his degree in Oboe Performance at the Manhattan School of Music, studying with James Austin Smith. He performs in the MSM orchestras, musical, Baroque Aria, and Tactus... read more

35/hour
5.0 (25)
65 hours tutoring
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Andrés A., 20-year-old oboist based in New York City, is in the third year of his degree in Oboe Performance at the Manhattan School of Music, studying with James Austin Smith. He performs in the MSM orchestras, musical, Baroque Aria, and Tactus... read more

Olya T.
275/hour

New York City, NY

Accomplished Writing Tutor

I am a professional writer of commentary and literary essays. I have a very high level of skill and experience in the craft of writing, and I love the English language. I have worked as a columnist and essayist for Newsday, The Philadelphia... read more

275/hour
5.0 (968)
1,906 hours tutoring
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I am a professional writer of commentary and literary essays. I have a very high level of skill and experience in the craft of writing, and I love the English language. I have worked as a columnist and essayist for Newsday, The Philadelphia... read more

Pauline L.
120/hour

New York City, NY

Accounting Ph.D. with experience on Wall Street

Extensive experience working in finance including 10 years on Wall Street in addition to Hong Kong and Sydney. I have used accounting concepts and principles extensively in financial analysis and financial modeling. Besides years of experience... read more

120/hour
5.0 (31)
143 hours tutoring
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Extensive experience working in finance including 10 years on Wall Street in addition to Hong Kong and Sydney. I have used accounting concepts and principles extensively in financial analysis and financial modeling. Besides years of experience... read more

Tim S.
80/hour

New York City, NY

100th Percentile MCAT Scorer and Experienced Chemistry Tutor

I graduated in 2020 from BYU summa cum laude with a degree in biochemistry. After a gap year spent tutoring, skiing and preparing for medical school, I have recently begun classes as an M1 at VP&S at Columbia University. During my time at BYU I... read more

80/hour
5.0 (379)
1,075 hours tutoring
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I graduated in 2020 from BYU summa cum laude with a degree in biochemistry. After a gap year spent tutoring, skiing and preparing for medical school, I have recently begun classes as an M1 at VP&S at Columbia University. During my time at BYU I... read more

Scott L.
90/hour

New York City, NY

Test prep done right: Don't try to survive your test, CRUSH it!

Hi and thanks for considering me as your GRE/GMAT tutor. For each of these tests, I have been in your shoes and so I know what it means to struggle with the material and to be lost as to how to approach the prep. I know how frustrating it can be... read more

90/hour
4.9 (1737)
8,023 hours tutoring
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Hi and thanks for considering me as your GRE/GMAT tutor. For each of these tests, I have been in your shoes and so I know what it means to struggle with the material and to be lost as to how to approach the prep. I know how frustrating it can be... read more

Skye G.
120/hour

New York City, NY

Mentorship for Artistic Growth / Portfolio Prep / Artist Statements

Rekindling a studio practice or applying to art school or residencies can be overwhelming, and it helps to have support. I offer guidance to accompany your growth. Absolute beginners are welcome here. Maybe you connected to art in childhood and... read more

120/hour
4.9 (192)
597 hours tutoring
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Rekindling a studio practice or applying to art school or residencies can be overwhelming, and it helps to have support. I offer guidance to accompany your growth. Absolute beginners are welcome here. Maybe you connected to art in childhood and... read more

Arielle M.
280/hour

New York City, NY

Yale School of Medicine Researcher w/90%ile expertise in MCAT P/S

Hi there! I’m a George Washington University graduate and incoming Master’s in Biomedical Sciences student. I’ve also spent nearly three years in bench and clinical research at Yale School of Medicine. I have spent over three years as... read more

280/hour
5.0 (781)
3,079 hours tutoring
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Hi there! I’m a George Washington University graduate and incoming Master’s in Biomedical Sciences student. I’ve also spent nearly three years in bench and clinical research at Yale School of Medicine. I have spent over three years as... read more

Jeff M.
75/hour

New York City, NY

Philosophy and Writing Tutor

I've been studying, writing and teaching philosophy for more than 20 years, and I've been tutoring private students for more than 10 years. My areas of interest in philosophy include Existentialism, Phenomenology, American Pragmatism and the... read more

75/hour
5.0 (21)
81 hours tutoring
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I've been studying, writing and teaching philosophy for more than 20 years, and I've been tutoring private students for more than 10 years. My areas of interest in philosophy include Existentialism, Phenomenology, American Pragmatism and the... read more

Silas C.
100/hour

New York City, NY

Msc. Mechatronic Engineering. Expert in AP Physics and Mathematics

I have an M.S. in Mechatronic Engineering with a Minor in CAD Modelling. Numerical Analysis and Mathematics. I graduated from Georgia Institute of Technology with a 3.9 GPA for my Undergraduate. 3 Years and above of Tutoring experience while being... read more

100/hour
4.4 (17)
71 hours tutoring
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I have an M.S. in Mechatronic Engineering with a Minor in CAD Modelling. Numerical Analysis and Mathematics. I graduated from Georgia Institute of Technology with a 3.9 GPA for my Undergraduate. 3 Years and above of Tutoring experience while being... read more

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