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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.
225/hour

Near Philadelphia, PA

Harvard Grad and College 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

225/hour
5.0 (267)
828 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.
40/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

40/hour
4.8 (37)
154 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

Jennifer F.
120/hour

Philadelphia, PA

College Essay Coach

I am a former legal writing professor and legal editor and have worked throughout my career with students at all levels — those who love to write and those who don’t — to help them get their thoughts on paper in a way that is compelling and informative. My essay coaching students have had considerable success —... read more

120/hour
5.0 (22)
64 hours tutoring
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I am a former legal writing professor and legal editor and have worked throughout my career with students at all levels — those who love to write and those who don’t — to help them get their thoughts on paper in a way that is compelling and informative. My essay coaching students have had considerable success —... read more

Josh W.
90/hour

Philadelphia, PA

Ivy League Writing Tutor, College Essay Expert and Military Veteran

I'm Josh, a Junior at the University of Pennsylvania (Penn) and a veteran of the infantry. Mentorship has been a critical component of my time in college and in the military, and I know that diligent work with knowledgable and experienced advisors produces excellent results. I've benefited tremendously from the officers... read more

90/hour
5.0 (50)
107 hours tutoring
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I'm Josh, a Junior at the University of Pennsylvania (Penn) and a veteran of the infantry. Mentorship has been a critical component of my time in college and in the military, and I know that diligent work with knowledgable and experienced advisors produces excellent results. I've benefited tremendously from the officers... read more

Colette J.
37/hour

Near Philadelphia, PA

Experienced College Counselor and Essay Editor

I graduated Magna Cum Laude from Barnard College of Columbia University in 2020 with a degree in Comparative Literature. I concentrated on English and French, culminating my education in a thesis about medieval disability narratives. Throughout college, I served as a tutor, a writing fellow, and a senior interviewer for... read more

37/hour
5.0 (12)
18 hours tutoring
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I graduated Magna Cum Laude from Barnard College of Columbia University in 2020 with a degree in Comparative Literature. I concentrated on English and French, culminating my education in a thesis about medieval disability narratives. Throughout college, I served as a tutor, a writing fellow, and a senior interviewer for... read more

Chang-shin J.
50/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

50/hour
5.0 (23)
55 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

Rabbi G.
50/hour

Near Philadelphia, PA

Bar Mitzvah and Bat Mitzvah Prep Online

Shalom! I'm a rabbi who can change your after-school driving hassles into convenient, effective on-line lessons. I have been giving great on-line lessons for 30 years. I'm great at figuring out how to help you anticipate and overcome all the obstacles so that everyone has a joyful and meaningful experience from those... read more

50/hour
4.9 (48)
119 hours tutoring
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Shalom! I'm a rabbi who can change your after-school driving hassles into convenient, effective on-line lessons. I have been giving great on-line lessons for 30 years. I'm great at figuring out how to help you anticipate and overcome all the obstacles so that everyone has a joyful and meaningful experience from those... 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 (322)
1,642 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

Cole M.
100/hour

Philadelphia, PA

Ivy League College Counselor with 1+ years of professional experience

Before beginning at UPenn, I worked as a professional college counselor in Morocco and Tunisia. Since starting college, I have worked with a number of private clients to help them form college lists, craft essays, and complete all necessary materials to apply to the top colleges in the United States and... read more

100/hour
5.0 (11)
15 hours tutoring
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Before beginning at UPenn, I worked as a professional college counselor in Morocco and Tunisia. Since starting college, I have worked with a number of private clients to help them form college lists, craft essays, and complete all necessary materials to apply to the top colleges in the United States and... read more

Arlene G.
75/hour

Near Philadelphia, PA

Professional Writer and Editor with English and Communications Degrees

My editing experience is in both print and digital. I regularly edit master candidates’ research papers, theses, and doctoral dissertations, business letters, and books-in-progress, as well as students' college essays and statements. I have also worked with pharmaceutical companies to edit monographs and... read more

75/hour
4.9 (179)
702 hours tutoring
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My editing experience is in both print and digital. I regularly edit master candidates’ research papers, theses, and doctoral dissertations, business letters, and books-in-progress, as well as students' college essays and statements. I have also worked with pharmaceutical companies to edit monographs and... read more

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