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Josh M. Near Pasadena, CA, available for online & in-person tutoring
Josh M.
80/hour

Near Pasadena, CA

STEM Tutor and MCAT Tutor

I am a STEM tutor and have always been in love with subjects such as biology, biochemistry, genetics, chemistry, organic chemistry, and physics and want to be able to teach the knowledge that I have acquired in those subjects and pass it down to students who are willing to learn from me as well as those who might be... See Josh's full profile

80/hour
5.0 (175)
572 hours tutoring
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I am a STEM tutor and have always been in love with subjects such as biology, biochemistry, genetics, chemistry, organic chemistry, and physics and want to be able to teach the knowledge that I have acquired in those subjects and pass it down to students who are willing to learn from me as well as those who might be... See Josh's full profile

Sebastian K. Near Pasadena, CA, available for online & in-person tutoring
Sebastian K.
52/hour

Near Pasadena, CA

BA from Yale, MFA grad offering writing help (college apps included)!

Hello! I graduated cum laude from Yale University with a double major in history and film, and recently finished an MFA in screenwriting from USC. I also worked as a sports editor for Yale's newspaper, all of which granted me years of experience editing, providing feedback, and nurturing others' writing. I can help... See Sebastian's full profile

52/hour
5.0 (27)
39 hours tutoring College Counseling out of 70 hours
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Hello! I graduated cum laude from Yale University with a double major in history and film, and recently finished an MFA in screenwriting from USC. I also worked as a sports editor for Yale's newspaper, all of which granted me years of experience editing, providing feedback, and nurturing others' writing. I can help... See Sebastian's full profile

Maria K. Near Pasadena, CA, available for online & in-person tutoring
Maria K.
150/hour

Near Pasadena, CA

College professor and expert editor/writer/tutor

Hi there! I'm Maria. I have over twenty years of experience teaching high school and college level English and Humanities and strive to help my students learn how to learn as well as master specific subject matter. I look forward to helping you strengthen your critical thinking, reading, and/or writing abilities (and... See Maria's full profile

150/hour
4.9 (43)
140 hours tutoring College Counseling out of 155 hours
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Hi there! I'm Maria. I have over twenty years of experience teaching high school and college level English and Humanities and strive to help my students learn how to learn as well as master specific subject matter. I look forward to helping you strengthen your critical thinking, reading, and/or writing abilities (and... See Maria's full profile

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

Pasadena, CA

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

As a former college English professor, and now as a high school Humanities department chair and teacher, I have more than a decade of experience teaching and supporting high school and college students with writing, reading comprehension, critical analysis, and their broader academic journeys. I received my BA magna... See Calina's full profile

275/hour
5.0 (10)
30 hours tutoring College Counseling out of 34 hours
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As a former college English professor, and now as a high school Humanities department chair and teacher, I have more than a decade of experience teaching and supporting high school and college students with writing, reading comprehension, critical analysis, and their broader academic journeys. I received my BA magna... See Calina's full profile

Eric G. Near Pasadena, CA, available for online & in-person tutoring
Eric G.
70/hour

Near Pasadena, CA

20+ years of experience as a life coach, mentor, and college counselor

During much of that time, I've used those people-reading methods to better understand the individual needs and skills of a countless number of students, and in the form of college counseling and life coaching, encouraged them to follow their passions wherever they may lead. In addition, as CEO of a tutoring... See Eric's full profile

70/hour
5.0 (3)
8 hours tutoring College Counseling out of 12 hours
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During much of that time, I've used those people-reading methods to better understand the individual needs and skills of a countless number of students, and in the form of college counseling and life coaching, encouraged them to follow their passions wherever they may lead. In addition, as CEO of a tutoring... See Eric's full profile

Vasisht C. Pasadena, CA, available for online & in-person tutoring
Vasisht C.
50/hour

Pasadena, CA

Experienced Tutor, Student at UCLA

Hello! My name is Vash and I am a rising sophomore at UCLA. Throughout high school, I was able to tutor students of all ages in a broad range of subjects. These experiences helped me find a passion for helping people become the best possible students they possibly can. As someone who struggled with various subjects... See Vasisht's full profile

50/hour
5.0 (4)
3 hours tutoring College Counseling out of 9 hours
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Hello! My name is Vash and I am a rising sophomore at UCLA. Throughout high school, I was able to tutor students of all ages in a broad range of subjects. These experiences helped me find a passion for helping people become the best possible students they possibly can. As someone who struggled with various subjects... See Vasisht's full profile

Janet W. Near Pasadena, CA, available for online & in-person tutoring
Janet W.
60/hour

Near Pasadena, CA

Expert Proofreader, NYU Grad, Published Author, Writer, Journalist

I have more than twenty years of experience assisting students of all levels, high school, graduate and post graduate and professionals with the writing and editing of professional, academic and scholarly manuscripts, admission essays, and case studies. I have also operated a editorial services agency concentrating on... See Janet's full profile

60/hour
4.9 (828)
18 hours tutoring College Counseling out of 2,353 hours
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I have more than twenty years of experience assisting students of all levels, high school, graduate and post graduate and professionals with the writing and editing of professional, academic and scholarly manuscripts, admission essays, and case studies. I have also operated a editorial services agency concentrating on... See Janet's full profile

Kelly B. Pasadena, CA, available for online & in-person tutoring
Kelly B.
50/hour

Pasadena, CA

Education professional with 20+ years of college admissions experience

Then, I worked at Kaplan Test prep for ten years where I advised students on college and graduate school admissions, including essays, interviews, school selection, etc. I have been the Director of Admissions for a private university as well as delivered college application counseling at a private high school. See Kelly's full profile

50/hour
5.0 (86)
124 hours tutoring College Counseling out of 346 hours
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Then, I worked at Kaplan Test prep for ten years where I advised students on college and graduate school admissions, including essays, interviews, school selection, etc. I have been the Director of Admissions for a private university as well as delivered college application counseling at a private high school. See Kelly's full profile

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

Near Pasadena, CA

Northwestern Grad and College Essay Specialist

As a college essay specialist, I help students write standout essays for applications to undergraduate & graduate schools across the country. A first-rate essay is essential for gaining admission to a Ivy League college or top graduate school. I’m here to help! I have coached countless students on their college... See Mori's full profile

175/hour
5.0 (15)
22 hours tutoring College Counseling out of 27 hours
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As a college essay specialist, I help students write standout essays for applications to undergraduate & graduate schools across the country. A first-rate essay is essential for gaining admission to a Ivy League college or top graduate school. I’m here to help! I have coached countless students on their college... See Mori's full profile

Robert P. Near Pasadena, CA, available for online & in-person tutoring
Robert P.
225/hour

Near Pasadena, CA

Experienced College Counselor Guiding Students to Best-Fit Colleges

I am a professional member of the Higher Education Consultants Association (HECA) and the National Association for College Admissions Counselors (NACAC). Members of these organizations commit to adhering to the ethical practices of college counseling as well as ongoing professional development, including regular... See Robert's full profile

225/hour
5.0 (75)
24 hours tutoring College Counseling out of 120 hours
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I am a professional member of the Higher Education Consultants Association (HECA) and the National Association for College Admissions Counselors (NACAC). Members of these organizations commit to adhering to the ethical practices of college counseling as well as ongoing professional development, including regular... See Robert's full profile

Amalynne B. Near Pasadena, CA, available for online & in-person tutoring
Amalynne B.
200/hour

Near Pasadena, CA

Personal statement/dissertation specialist: graduate, medical

Welcome, new students! In summary: knowledgeable, efficient, and responsive business/writing tutor for projects at the college level. About me and the way I tutor: Professionally, I am a financial marketer and copywriter with over seven years of experience in my field. My insatiable curiosity and passion for learning... See Amalynne's full profile

200/hour
5.0 (358)
603 hours tutoring College Counseling out of 1,748 hours
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Welcome, new students! In summary: knowledgeable, efficient, and responsive business/writing tutor for projects at the college level. About me and the way I tutor: Professionally, I am a financial marketer and copywriter with over seven years of experience in my field. My insatiable curiosity and passion for learning... See Amalynne's full profile

Scott W. Near Pasadena, CA, available for online & in-person tutoring
Scott W.
60/hour

Near Pasadena, CA

Math, Science, and English Tutor, College Counselor.

I've passed the CSET General Science I and II, as well as the CSET Chemistry test. I am a tutor with 10 years of experience preparing students for university, for standardized tests, and for their own academic pursuits in mathematics, science, and English. I have been employed at a number of quality... See Scott's full profile

60/hour
4.9 (380)
86 hours tutoring College Counseling out of 1,577 hours
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I've passed the CSET General Science I and II, as well as the CSET Chemistry test. I am a tutor with 10 years of experience preparing students for university, for standardized tests, and for their own academic pursuits in mathematics, science, and English. I have been employed at a number of quality... See Scott's full profile

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

Near Pasadena, CA

Experienced Korean/English Tutor, who is also a filmmaker!

Hello! I’ve had many outstanding opportunities to either tutor individually or teach at academic organizations, and I really enjoy working with students. Having studied in both Korea and the United States, I have a unique perspective and deep appreciation for Korean and English language/culture. I moved to the United... See Christine's full profile

75/hour
5.0 (50)
12 hours tutoring College Counseling out of 248 hours
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Hello! I’ve had many outstanding opportunities to either tutor individually or teach at academic organizations, and I really enjoy working with students. Having studied in both Korea and the United States, I have a unique perspective and deep appreciation for Korean and English language/culture. I moved to the United... See Christine's full profile

Melissa F. Near Pasadena, CA, available for online & in-person tutoring
Melissa F.
100/hour

Near Pasadena, CA

Cornell Graduate, Former Teacher and Experienced Tutor for all ages!

I am a graduate of Cornell University. I have much experience with college counseling. I have worked with over 30 high school seniors on both SAT/ACT prep, college/university search/research, and also college application completion. I am very familiar with the structure of the common application,... See Melissa's full profile

100/hour
5.0 (88)
8 hours tutoring College Counseling out of 305 hours
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I am a graduate of Cornell University. I have much experience with college counseling. I have worked with over 30 high school seniors on both SAT/ACT prep, college/university search/research, and also college application completion. I am very familiar with the structure of the common application,... See Melissa's full profile

Bruno V. Near Pasadena, CA, available for online & in-person tutoring
Bruno V.
100/hour

Near Pasadena, CA

Ivy League M.Ed. well-versed in math and humanities

Hey there! My name is Bruno, and I've been tutoring math (pre-algebra through multivariate calculus), test prep, humanities (I used to teach IB and AP history, but also English), and study skills/organization for over ten years. I now work as a learning & development coordinator in the corporate world, but I still tutor... See Bruno's full profile

100/hour
5.0 (103)
292 hours tutoring
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Hey there! My name is Bruno, and I've been tutoring math (pre-algebra through multivariate calculus), test prep, humanities (I used to teach IB and AP history, but also English), and study skills/organization for over ten years. I now work as a learning & development coordinator in the corporate world, but I still tutor... See Bruno's full profile

Lauren B. Near Pasadena, CA, available for online & in-person tutoring
Lauren B.
60/hour

Near Pasadena, CA

Dartmouth Graduate with Years of College Counseling Experience

Hi! My name is Lauren and I am a recent graduate of Dartmouth College, where I majored in English and Government and graduated Cum Laude with High Honors in creative writing. I am currently working in LA as a screenwriter, but I am passionate about teaching — at Dartmouth, I worked as a writing tutor for the RWIT... See Lauren's full profile

60/hour
5.0 (48)
60 hours tutoring College Counseling out of 130 hours
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Hi! My name is Lauren and I am a recent graduate of Dartmouth College, where I majored in English and Government and graduated Cum Laude with High Honors in creative writing. I am currently working in LA as a screenwriter, but I am passionate about teaching — at Dartmouth, I worked as a writing tutor for the RWIT... See Lauren's full profile

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

Near Pasadena, CA

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

I am a Harvard University graduate (cum laude) with almost 13 years of tutoring experience. I have achieved perfect scores on the GRE, GMAT, SAT, and ACT, and scored in the 99th percentile on my LSAT exam prior to law school. While in law school, I was a faculty lecturer for the University of San Diego's Test Prep... See Colin's full profile

150/hour
5.0 (1309)
635 hours tutoring College Counseling out of 11,830 hours
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I am a Harvard University graduate (cum laude) with almost 13 years of tutoring experience. I have achieved perfect scores on the GRE, GMAT, SAT, and ACT, and scored in the 99th percentile on my LSAT exam prior to law school. While in law school, I was a faculty lecturer for the University of San Diego's Test Prep... See Colin's full profile

Ryan Y. Near Pasadena, CA, available for online & in-person tutoring
Ryan Y.
100/hour

Near Pasadena, CA

Harvey Mudd/Cornell grad; multi-subject, empathetic tutor

Hi folks! My name is Ryan. I'm a full-time tutor and former physicist/astronomer with an excellent background in math, science, and English composition. I have 15 years teaching/tutoring experience with high school and college students. My primary subjects are physics, chemistry and math (from Algebra 1 to Calc II and... See Ryan's full profile

100/hour
5.0 (487)
7 hours tutoring College Counseling out of 1,892 hours
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Hi folks! My name is Ryan. I'm a full-time tutor and former physicist/astronomer with an excellent background in math, science, and English composition. I have 15 years teaching/tutoring experience with high school and college students. My primary subjects are physics, chemistry and math (from Algebra 1 to Calc II and... See Ryan's full profile

Zhen L. Near Pasadena, CA, available for online & in-person tutoring
Zhen L.
60/hour

Near Pasadena, CA

Mechanical Engr and Math Tutor

I find teaching enjoyable and something that I am good at. In the context of education it is rewarding when students go "uh huh!" and realize that things make sense! When someone goes "uh huh!", learning has happened. As a tutor, my role is to guide you to those "uh huh" moments. The barriers that hold students back from... See Zhen's full profile

60/hour
5.0 (121)
326 hours tutoring
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I find teaching enjoyable and something that I am good at. In the context of education it is rewarding when students go "uh huh!" and realize that things make sense! When someone goes "uh huh!", learning has happened. As a tutor, my role is to guide you to those "uh huh" moments. The barriers that hold students back from... See Zhen's full profile

Evan W. Near Pasadena, CA, available for online & in-person tutoring
Evan W.
125/hour

Near Pasadena, CA

Top-Rated Test Prep (SAT / ACT / ISEE / HSPT / SSAT / SCAT) Tutor

I am an experienced (5000+ hours) tutor certified in over 30 subjects and have ranked in the top 1% of all Wyzant tutors for the last several years. I'm a college graduate of Tufts University, Medford, MA and have passed my CBEST having worked with children for the past 15 years. I have taught in all environments in... See Evan's full profile

125/hour
5.0 (1657)
132 hours tutoring College Counseling out of 7,138 hours
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I am an experienced (5000+ hours) tutor certified in over 30 subjects and have ranked in the top 1% of all Wyzant tutors for the last several years. I'm a college graduate of Tufts University, Medford, MA and have passed my CBEST having worked with children for the past 15 years. I have taught in all environments in... See Evan's full profile

Mitchell G. Near Pasadena, CA, available for online & in-person tutoring
Mitchell G.
225/hour

Near Pasadena, CA

180 LSAT | Caring and Supportive Tutor + Pro Writing Advisor

As Wyzant's only LSAT tutor with a 180 score and pro writing experience, my students gain up to +35 LSAT points (65% percentile gains) thanks to my caring, supportive, whatever-you-need-I'll do approach. Many students come to me after group classes, video courses, and even other tutors have failed them. No one is an LSAT... See Mitchell's full profile

225/hour
5.0 (73)
7 hours tutoring College Counseling out of 270 hours
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As Wyzant's only LSAT tutor with a 180 score and pro writing experience, my students gain up to +35 LSAT points (65% percentile gains) thanks to my caring, supportive, whatever-you-need-I'll do approach. Many students come to me after group classes, video courses, and even other tutors have failed them. No one is an LSAT... See Mitchell's full profile

Jonathan S. Near Pasadena, CA, available for online & in-person tutoring
Jonathan S.
110/hour

Near Pasadena, CA

College Application Essays are My Specialty

I’m the ideal tutor to assist your child with the college application essay writing process. For three reasons: I teach creative writing at colleges. I’ve worked as a magazine writer. I have experience as a member of an admissions committee. How do these credits overlap with the college application essay writing... See Jonathan's full profile

110/hour
4.9 (11)
15 hours tutoring College Counseling out of 33 hours
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I’m the ideal tutor to assist your child with the college application essay writing process. For three reasons: I teach creative writing at colleges. I’ve worked as a magazine writer. I have experience as a member of an admissions committee. How do these credits overlap with the college application essay writing... See Jonathan's full profile

Tomas G. Near Pasadena, CA, available for in-person tutoring
Tomas G.
350/hour

Near Pasadena, CA

HarvardCornell-Educated Admissions Tutor/SAT/ACT Prep/Application Help

Having spent the last six years as a tutor and the last two as an admissions counselor I have prepared countless students and having attended some of the most prominent programs in the United States I know what it takes to be successful at the highest level. I went to an international high school where I received the... See Tomas's full profile

350/hour
5.0 (9)
28 hours tutoring
Offers in person lessons
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Having spent the last six years as a tutor and the last two as an admissions counselor I have prepared countless students and having attended some of the most prominent programs in the United States I know what it takes to be successful at the highest level. I went to an international high school where I received the... See Tomas's full profile

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Michael S.
47/hour

Professor, Tutor, Mentor, Psychologist, APA Researcher, Business Pro.

..., certified PMP™ Project Manager, DECA Judge, and experienced Business Professional. Wyzant Tutoring Expertise in College Counseling, Psychology, APA Writing, DECA competition, Certified PMP™ test preparation, SAT Test Preparation, Philosophy, Social... See Michael's full profile

47/hour
5.0 (67)
15 hours tutoring College Counseling out of 267 hours
Offers online lessons
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..., certified PMP™ Project Manager, DECA Judge, and experienced Business Professional. Wyzant Tutoring Expertise in College Counseling, Psychology, APA Writing, DECA competition, Certified PMP™ test preparation, SAT Test Preparation, Philosophy, Social... See Michael's full profile

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Dr. Lauren J.
130/hour

Get Help with Essays and Research Papers by Former Professor

Hello! I am Dr. Lauren, an academic writing and research coach. I work primarily with college and graduate students to conquer your writing and research projects, from short essays to dissertations and grant applications (and everything in... See Dr. Lauren's full profile

130/hour
5.0 (116)
181 hours tutoring College Counseling out of 578 hours
Offers online lessons
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Hello! I am Dr. Lauren, an academic writing and research coach. I work primarily with college and graduate students to conquer your writing and research projects, from short essays to dissertations and grant applications (and everything in... See Dr. Lauren's full profile

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