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The Best college essay Tutors in San Fernando, CA

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Jy P.
45/hour

North Hollywood, CA

English Major works with your unique learning style

From college application essays to poetry and prose, I have worked with many students on the art of redrafting and redaction with impressive results on their part. As a third-year student at UCLA, I major in English with a focus on... read more

45/hour
5.0 (118)
357 hours tutoring
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From college application essays to poetry and prose, I have worked with many students on the art of redrafting and redaction with impressive results on their part. As a third-year student at UCLA, I major in English with a focus on... read more

Evan W.
99/hour

Valley Village, CA

Personal Statement / College Essay Professional, Short Answers Too

I have experience writing college essays, completing college applications and advising students on what tests are recommended for what schools. I have experience in California submitting to state schools, the UC system and the common app. I... read more

99/hour
4.9 (1105)
4,118 hours tutoring
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I have experience writing college essays, completing college applications and advising students on what tests are recommended for what schools. I have experience in California submitting to state schools, the UC system and the common app. I... read more

Jeremy B.
75/hour

North Hills, CA

Experienced Tutor in Virtually All Academic Areas and Test Prep

As the former director of a tutoring center, I have had the privilege of helping dozens of students with the college application process, including the application itself, the college search, essays, interview coaching, and I've... read more

75/hour
5.0 (348)
1,657 hours tutoring
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As the former director of a tutoring center, I have had the privilege of helping dozens of students with the college application process, including the application itself, the college search, essays, interview coaching, and I've... read more

Randall M.
125/hour

Woodland Hills, CA

Professional Screenwriter

I have won several prestigious writing awards, including the Nicholl Fellowship, Samuel Goldwyn Award and UCLA Television Writing Competition (First Place). I have also assisted students with their college essays and helped many other... read more

125/hour
4 hours tutoring
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I have won several prestigious writing awards, including the Nicholl Fellowship, Samuel Goldwyn Award and UCLA Television Writing Competition (First Place). I have also assisted students with their college essays and helped many other... read more

Lyssa D.
75/hour

Los Angeles, CA

Experienced English Tutor Specializing in Writing and Shakespeare

I love working with students of all ages, and I have a special passion for teaching writing (creative, persuasive, expository, college admissions essays) and Shakespeare. I'm happy to help craft and revise academic and creative... read more

75/hour
5.0 (9)
25 hours tutoring
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I love working with students of all ages, and I have a special passion for teaching writing (creative, persuasive, expository, college admissions essays) and Shakespeare. I'm happy to help craft and revise academic and creative... read more

Josh M.
150/hour

Sherman Oaks, CA

Experienced, Collaborative, and Innovative Tutor

...executive functioning, time management, social skill improvement, and motivation. Josh also works with students on college essay writing and prepares students for the SAT and ACT Exams.... read more

150/hour
5.0 (7)
76 hours tutoring
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...executive functioning, time management, social skill improvement, and motivation. Josh also works with students on college essay writing and prepares students for the SAT and ACT Exams.... read more

Richard L.
60/hour

Sherman Oaks, CA

Expert Writer and Editor with Teaching Credential

I am especially adept at helping with college application essays. I can help you develop your ideas and make sure your grammar and syntax are correct. read more

60/hour
5.0 (3)
13 hours tutoring
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I am especially adept at helping with college application essays. I can help you develop your ideas and make sure your grammar and syntax are correct. read more

Karin C.
60/hour

Santa Clarita, CA

Credentialed Teacher Specialties: English, Writing, History, Test Prep

I also tutor high school students in a range of subjects, including writing, AP English and AP American, European, and World History, as well as assisting them with their college essays. I work on the STAAR test as a Chief Scoring Leader,... read more

60/hour
2 hours tutoring
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I also tutor high school students in a range of subjects, including writing, AP English and AP American, European, and World History, as well as assisting them with their college essays. I work on the STAAR test as a Chief Scoring Leader,... read more

Samantha F.
35/hour

Glendale, CA

English Tutor for all Ages!

Currently, I am working on a copyediting certification from UC Berkeley. For past clients, I have taught Shakespeare, ESL, timed writing, and college leveled essays. As an English major at UCLA, I've read the majority of... read more

35/hour
5.0 (1)
15 hours tutoring
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Currently, I am working on a copyediting certification from UC Berkeley. For past clients, I have taught Shakespeare, ESL, timed writing, and college leveled essays. As an English major at UCLA, I've read the majority of... read more

Roxanne U.
50/hour

Sherman Oaks, CA

Enthusiastic, Experienced English & Writing Tutor - UCLA Grad

Hi, I'm Roxanne, a professional writer, editor and English/reading/writing/test prep tutor. I have taught English at the high school level (9th, 10th, and 11th grades) but actually prefer tutoring one-on-one. I love working with young people and... read more

50/hour
5.0 (2)
3 hours tutoring
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Hi, I'm Roxanne, a professional writer, editor and English/reading/writing/test prep tutor. I have taught English at the high school level (9th, 10th, and 11th grades) but actually prefer tutoring one-on-one. I love working with young people and... read more

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