In light of the COVID-19 crisis, we highly encourage meeting with your tutor online. Read more about

Find ACT English tutors in Philadelphia, PA

Pay-as-you-go private ACT English 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 ACT English Tutors in Philadelphia, PA

50 Philadelphia private ACT English tutors / Find the best local ACT English tutor in Philadelphia

See more experts ›
Graeme S.
35/hour

Philadelphia, PA

Tutoring Tailored to You - ELA and ESL

What you want to learn is just as important as HOW you learn. I provide a positive, encouraging experience tailored to your goals. I have a Masters degree in ESL, am a native American speaker of English, and have been teaching since 2012. I teach children and adults, reading, writing and public speaking. I have... read more

35/hour
4.9 (18)
18 hours tutoring
Offers in person & online lessons
See Tutors Like This

What you want to learn is just as important as HOW you learn. I provide a positive, encouraging experience tailored to your goals. I have a Masters degree in ESL, am a native American speaker of English, and have been teaching since 2012. I teach children and adults, reading, writing and public speaking. I have... read more

Sara H.
45/hour

Philadelphia, PA

Archaeologist who tutors Science, Reading, Writing, and Study Skills.

I am a Master's graduate who has worked with students ages 5-14 teaching them computer skills, programming, engineering, and science. In the past I have worked with students at children's science museums, science themed camps, and in after-school programs. I am also an experienced tutor working with school aged... read more

45/hour
4.8 (4)
34 hours tutoring
Offers in person & online lessons
See Tutors Like This

I am a Master's graduate who has worked with students ages 5-14 teaching them computer skills, programming, engineering, and science. In the past I have worked with students at children's science museums, science themed camps, and in after-school programs. I am also an experienced tutor working with school aged... read more

Jason C.
68/hour

Philadelphia, PA

Highly Effective Teacher Specializing in SAT and ACT Prep

I have almost 2 years experience as an ACT tutor. I have worked with dozens of students and many have scored 32 - 36 in ACT English. I will work with you to target specific content areas that will be most helpful for you. Along with learning the content, I will help you develop strategies to become a better... read more

68/hour
4.7 (16)
1 hours tutoring ACT English out of 43 hours
Offers in person & online lessons
See Tutors Like This

I have almost 2 years experience as an ACT tutor. I have worked with dozens of students and many have scored 32 - 36 in ACT English. I will work with you to target specific content areas that will be most helpful for you. Along with learning the content, I will help you develop strategies to become a better... read more

Susan C.
75/hour

Near Philadelphia, PA

Over 20 years experience developing standardized tests

The ACT English test is a multiple-choice test designed to measure a student’s ability to write. (There is no essay in this section; it is an INDIRECT measure of writing.) Thus, to do well on the ACT English test, a student needs six things: Solid knowledge of PUNCTUATION rules Solid knowledge of... read more

75/hour
5.0 (387)
42 hours tutoring ACT English out of 1,343 hours
Offers in person & online lessons
See Tutors Like This

The ACT English test is a multiple-choice test designed to measure a student’s ability to write. (There is no essay in this section; it is an INDIRECT measure of writing.) Thus, to do well on the ACT English test, a student needs six things: Solid knowledge of PUNCTUATION rules Solid knowledge of... read more

DESTINY C.
50/hour

Philadelphia, PA

Princeton Grad and Current U Penn PhD student in English

I graduated from Princeton University with a degree in English (honors) in 2017. I am currently a PhD student in English at the University of Pennsylvania. Much of my education is in 19th and 20th century American literature, 19th and 20th century African American literature, and feminist studies. I have 10 years of... read more

50/hour
5.0 (16)
64 hours tutoring
Offers in person & online lessons
See Tutors Like This

I graduated from Princeton University with a degree in English (honors) in 2017. I am currently a PhD student in English at the University of Pennsylvania. Much of my education is in 19th and 20th century American literature, 19th and 20th century African American literature, and feminist studies. I have 10 years of... read more

M. Vivian N.
40/hour

Near Philadelphia, PA

NJIT Endorsed Graduate -Tutor for the College Bound/Military Personnel

I have over 10 years in private and small group tutoring and public school enrichment programs. Though I taught in the public schools, I prefer the one-on-one nature of tutoring. I believe in giving my students differentiated instruction, which means I will customize how I teach in order to give a strong basis to... read more

40/hour
4.9 (17)
56 hours tutoring
Offers in person & online lessons
See Tutors Like This

I have over 10 years in private and small group tutoring and public school enrichment programs. Though I taught in the public schools, I prefer the one-on-one nature of tutoring. I believe in giving my students differentiated instruction, which means I will customize how I teach in order to give a strong basis to... read more

Brendan F.
100/hour

Near Philadelphia, PA

Adaptable and Effective Test Prep Tutor

I am a recent graduate with a Master's degree in Education and a BA in English and Philosophy. I have spent my entire adult life working with young people not just to educate them, but to guide them toward the problem-solving skills that their schools, their work, and their lives demand. I am adaptable to the learning... read more

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

I am a recent graduate with a Master's degree in Education and a BA in English and Philosophy. I have spent my entire adult life working with young people not just to educate them, but to guide them toward the problem-solving skills that their schools, their work, and their lives demand. I am adaptable to the learning... read more

Donna C.
55/hour

Near Philadelphia, PA

Experienced Teacher, Highly Qualified in Math and English

I have been teaching for over twenty years. I have worked with many diverse types of learners. I have a master's degree in Special Education and am Highly Qualified, through PRAXIS exams, in High School Math and English, as well as all Elementary Content Knowledge. I have taught SAT, GRE, GED, and PRAXIS prep courses,... read more

55/hour
4.9 (783)
16 hours tutoring ACT English out of 3,318 hours
Offers in person & online lessons
See Tutors Like This

I have been teaching for over twenty years. I have worked with many diverse types of learners. I have a master's degree in Special Education and am Highly Qualified, through PRAXIS exams, in High School Math and English, as well as all Elementary Content Knowledge. I have taught SAT, GRE, GED, and PRAXIS prep courses,... read more

Alexa B.
30/hour

Philadelphia, PA

Experienced Science and Writing Tutor

I'm Alexa! I graduated from Ursinus College with Distinguished honors in 2019, majoring in both Biology and Applied Ethics. During my time at Ursinus I tutored through all four years within our Center for Writing and Speaking and in our Biology Department. I love both of these subject areas, but when it comes to tutoring... read more

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

I'm Alexa! I graduated from Ursinus College with Distinguished honors in 2019, majoring in both Biology and Applied Ethics. During my time at Ursinus I tutored through all four years within our Center for Writing and Speaking and in our Biology Department. I love both of these subject areas, but when it comes to tutoring... read more

Samantha R.
95/hour

Near Philadelphia, PA

Tutoring in all things writing-related from a professional writer

Hello, I'm Samantha! I have a master's degree in writing and publications in The Washington Post, The Philadelphia Inquirer, Ms. Magazine, and elsewhere. I coach individuals, including those with special needs, in... Academic & creative writing (all grade levels + adults), college/grad school admissions essays... read more

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

Hello, I'm Samantha! I have a master's degree in writing and publications in The Washington Post, The Philadelphia Inquirer, Ms. Magazine, and elsewhere. I coach individuals, including those with special needs, in... Academic & creative writing (all grade levels + adults), college/grad school admissions essays... 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 ACT English tutoring lessons

Philadelphia ACT English Tutors Cost $23 - 52 per hour on average

What’s a fair price for a private Philadelphia ACT English tutor? Philadelphia ACT English tutors using Wyzant are professional subject experts who set their own price based on their demand and skill.

$15 $73
$23
$52

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