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Danica J.
45/hour

New York City, NY

NYU Grad for Writing & Admissions Essays

I am a personable and encouraging multi-hyphenate that teaches a variety of subjects. Whether you are looking to brush up on your acting skills, gain confidence for your next speech, nail your college admissions essay, or design your very first... read more

45/hour
5.0 (119)
236 hours tutoring
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I am a personable and encouraging multi-hyphenate that teaches a variety of subjects. Whether you are looking to brush up on your acting skills, gain confidence for your next speech, nail your college admissions essay, or design your very first... read more

Annie A.
250/hour

New York City, NY

Experienced tutor, Swarthmore College Phi Beta Kappa graduate

I've tutored for over 5 years now! I've taught Spanish, math, standardized test prep, writing, grammar, and English as a foreign language. I scored well on the MCAT, GRE, AP, SAT, SAT subject test, and ACT exams, and have successfully completed... read more

250/hour
5.0 (221)
538 hours tutoring
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I've tutored for over 5 years now! I've taught Spanish, math, standardized test prep, writing, grammar, and English as a foreign language. I scored well on the MCAT, GRE, AP, SAT, SAT subject test, and ACT exams, and have successfully completed... read more

Olivia Y.
50/hour

New York City, NY

Columbia student tutoring in math and essay writing.

I'm a Columbia University student double majoring in creative writing and Earth science. I tutored throughout all four years of high school and I love working one-on-one with students to gain confidence and expand their skillset. I'm currently... read more

50/hour
5.0 (6)
20 hours tutoring
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I'm a Columbia University student double majoring in creative writing and Earth science. I tutored throughout all four years of high school and I love working one-on-one with students to gain confidence and expand their skillset. I'm currently... read more

Alan J.
145/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

145/hour
5.0 (558)
1,595 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

Gigi G.
76/hour

New York City, NY

Experienced Voice, Piano and Composition Teacher

All ages are welcome. I am an experienced musician and educator with a B.M dual degree in Jazz Composition and Performance from Berklee College of Music, as well as a Master of Music Theory and Composition Degree in Scoring for Film and Multimedia... read more

76/hour
5.0 (259)
539 hours tutoring
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All ages are welcome. I am an experienced musician and educator with a B.M dual degree in Jazz Composition and Performance from Berklee College of Music, as well as a Master of Music Theory and Composition Degree in Scoring for Film and Multimedia... 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 (1717)
7,921 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

Jennifer P.
50/hour

New York City, NY

Visual Artist, Illustrator, and Teaching Artist

I'm a visual artist, children's book illustrator, and scientific illustrator who has been working in the education industry for over 10 years. I have experience with all ages, from early childhood to adults, teaching a range of subjects from... read more

50/hour
5.0 (54)
262 hours tutoring
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I'm a visual artist, children's book illustrator, and scientific illustrator who has been working in the education industry for over 10 years. I have experience with all ages, from early childhood to adults, teaching a range of subjects from... 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 (710)
2,883 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

Christie P.
120/hour

New York City, NY

PhD in Chemistry and NYU Tutor in Organic and Gen Chem, Bio and MCAT

Hi, I'm Christie! I graduated cum laude from New York University with a Bachelor's in Chemistry, and a minor in French. While in undergrad, I was premed and have taken all relevant pre-requisite courses for medical school. I am currently a... read more

120/hour
5.0 (10)
56 hours tutoring
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Hi, I'm Christie! I graduated cum laude from New York University with a Bachelor's in Chemistry, and a minor in French. While in undergrad, I was premed and have taken all relevant pre-requisite courses for medical school. I am currently a... read more

Michael N.
110/hour

New York City, NY

English/Writing/Reading/Study Habits Tutor

I am a patient and knowledgeable teacher, tutor and writer with experience working with students of all levels of aptitude and academic interest. I'm born and raised in New York City, a product of the public schools system. I've worked for many... read more

110/hour
5.0 (688)
2,855 hours tutoring
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I am a patient and knowledgeable teacher, tutor and writer with experience working with students of all levels of aptitude and academic interest. I'm born and raised in New York City, a product of the public schools system. I've worked for many... read more

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