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The Best college essay Tutors in Philadelphia, PA

42 Philadelphia private college essay tutors / Find the best local college essay tutor in Philadelphia

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Razi H.
95/hour

Near Philadelphia, PA

Harvard Grad and College/Application Essay Expert

Ever since giving my first chess lesson when I was 11 years old (certainly the most exciting $2 I have ever made in my life) I have continued tutoring in almost every imaginable capacity, from ACT, to college essays, from middle school English to high school math, from the suburbs to the inner-city, from lifelong... read more

95/hour
5.0 (141)
455 hours tutoring
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Ever since giving my first chess lesson when I was 11 years old (certainly the most exciting $2 I have ever made in my life) I have continued tutoring in almost every imaginable capacity, from ACT, to college essays, from middle school English to high school math, from the suburbs to the inner-city, from lifelong... read more

Kieona C.
30/hour

Philadelphia, PA

Ivy League Grad STEM and Reading Tutor with a Passion for Teaching

I have been an informal tutor for younger students since I was in elementary school, was involved in piloting an after-school peer tutoring program at my high school, and have volunteered as a college admissions coach/essay reader throughout my time in college. I scored a 780 on SAT Reading, and have... read more

30/hour
4.8 (25)
133 hours tutoring
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I have been an informal tutor for younger students since I was in elementary school, was involved in piloting an after-school peer tutoring program at my high school, and have volunteered as a college admissions coach/essay reader throughout my time in college. I scored a 780 on SAT Reading, and have... read more

Chang-shin J.
40/hour

Near Philadelphia, PA

Funny, Patient Professor Mandarin Chinese and ESL

I'm a philosopher with great skills of analysis and critical thinking. I have to read at least 400 college students' essay every year, and come out with some suggestions for them to improve their works. I am very creative in finding catch phrases for the topic sentences; spotting the... read more

40/hour
5.0 (23)
54 hours tutoring
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I'm a philosopher with great skills of analysis and critical thinking. I have to read at least 400 college students' essay every year, and come out with some suggestions for them to improve their works. I am very creative in finding catch phrases for the topic sentences; spotting the... read more

Jillian B.
40/hour

Near Philadelphia, PA

2021 Hopkins grad experienced in a variety of disciplines.

I recently graduated from Johns Hopkins in May as a triple major in International Studies, Sociology, and French. I have experience in college essay writing, and can help your student hone their writing skills as my own essay was featured on the Hopkins admissions site. Additionally, I can assist your student in... read more

40/hour
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I recently graduated from Johns Hopkins in May as a triple major in International Studies, Sociology, and French. I have experience in college essay writing, and can help your student hone their writing skills as my own essay was featured on the Hopkins admissions site. Additionally, I can assist your student in... read more

Allison Y.
99/hour

Near Philadelphia, PA

Effective and Knowledgeable Princeton University Tutor

I was a National Merit Semifinalist, finalist, and $2500 scholarship winner, and I've tutored students in math and reading/writing to apply their skills on the PSAT. Having just completed the college application process myself, I can also help edit college essays and provide tips to strengthen your... read more

99/hour
5.0 (79)
163 hours tutoring
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I was a National Merit Semifinalist, finalist, and $2500 scholarship winner, and I've tutored students in math and reading/writing to apply their skills on the PSAT. Having just completed the college application process myself, I can also help edit college essays and provide tips to strengthen your... read more

Donald L.
50/hour

Near Philadelphia, PA

Don L-- English, Literature, SAT prep, Grammar, and Writing Teacher

I have worked with hundreds of students and their college essays. Most of this work was done in my high school Honors and College Prep English classes. I have also worked with many students on highlighting skills for their applications. Finally, I have contacted colleges and spoken to their representatives on... read more

50/hour
5.0 (305)
1,232 hours tutoring
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I have worked with hundreds of students and their college essays. Most of this work was done in my high school Honors and College Prep English classes. I have also worked with many students on highlighting skills for their applications. Finally, I have contacted colleges and spoken to their representatives on... read more

Alexandra S.
70/hour

Philadelphia, PA

College Application Guru!

College application expert with over ten years mentoring students in the production of their college essays. AP and IB Literature teacher to 12th graders and writing tutor to college students. read more

70/hour
5.0 (1)
2 hours tutoring
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College application expert with over ten years mentoring students in the production of their college essays. AP and IB Literature teacher to 12th graders and writing tutor to college students. read more

Trisha Q.
70/hour

Near Philadelphia, PA

SAT/ACT/SSAT prep; Reading, Writing, Grammar Tutor; Experienced Editor

This level of education is not available in any academic setting, and it can make an appreciable difference in the quality of material I edit and help rewrite. I have subsequently edited (and help compose) a wide range of materials, from college application essays to graduate and doctoral-level material as... read more

70/hour
4.9 (129)
402 hours tutoring
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This level of education is not available in any academic setting, and it can make an appreciable difference in the quality of material I edit and help rewrite. I have subsequently edited (and help compose) a wide range of materials, from college application essays to graduate and doctoral-level material as... read more

Michael S.
45/hour

Near Philadelphia, PA

Tutoring That Will MOTIVATE You!

I've written hundreds of articles for print in periodicals since the 1990's, and have authored books both long and short. I teach seminars all over the world - last year I was working in Madrid and Sydney, to name a few spots. Whether it's helping to craft a college admissions essay, or... read more

45/hour
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I've written hundreds of articles for print in periodicals since the 1990's, and have authored books both long and short. I teach seminars all over the world - last year I was working in Madrid and Sydney, to name a few spots. Whether it's helping to craft a college admissions essay, or... read more

Anna M.
200/hour

Near Philadelphia, PA

Top college and law school; expert at personal statements and editing

A lawyer who writes and edits professionally, I have been helping students with their writing for over 20 years. I teach writing formally at the college level and also work closely with law students on their legal memoranda and personal statements. I advise students interested in law school. I graduated from a top ten... read more

200/hour
5.0 (23)
49 hours tutoring
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A lawyer who writes and edits professionally, I have been helping students with their writing for over 20 years. I teach writing formally at the college level and also work closely with law students on their legal memoranda and personal statements. I advise students interested in law school. I graduated from a top ten... read more

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