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Zoheb H. San Jose, CA, available for online & in-person tutoring
Zoheb H.
55/hour

San Jose, CA

Experienced and Knowledgeable Tutor!

I graduated from the University of California, San Diego with a B.A. in Political Science (highest honors), with a 3.9 GPA. Political Science and government were my favorite subject(s) in school. I loved writing papers, analyzing information, and learning history. I have been a tutor for 10 years now... See Zoheb's full profile

55/hour
4.9 (217)
916 hours tutoring
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I graduated from the University of California, San Diego with a B.A. in Political Science (highest honors), with a 3.9 GPA. Political Science and government were my favorite subject(s) in school. I loved writing papers, analyzing information, and learning history. I have been a tutor for 10 years now... See Zoheb's full profile

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Alex R.
50/hour

Northwestern Grad Political science, Writing, or College Prep tutor

My names is Alex and I am a recent graduate from Northwestern with a degree in Mathematical Methods for Social Sciences and Political Science. I have an extensive background as a writing tutor for college and graduate level as a... See Alex's full profile

50/hour
4.9 (39)
25 hours tutoring Political Science out of 185 hours
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My names is Alex and I am a recent graduate from Northwestern with a degree in Mathematical Methods for Social Sciences and Political Science. I have an extensive background as a writing tutor for college and graduate level as a... See Alex's full profile

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Kenneth H.
60/hour

Experienced Social Studies teacher--AP & Regents

I have been a full time social studies teacher for fifteen years. I majored in Political Science at SUNY Buffalo, and took courses in Psychology, Sociology, and Anthropology. I graduated with a B.A. degree in Political Science from... See Kenneth's full profile

60/hour
5.0 (487)
1,244 hours tutoring
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I have been a full time social studies teacher for fifteen years. I majored in Political Science at SUNY Buffalo, and took courses in Psychology, Sociology, and Anthropology. I graduated with a B.A. degree in Political Science from... See Kenneth's full profile

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Brandon C.
40/hour

Honors Student That's Dedicated to My Students' Success

I am currently pursuing my associates degree in political science at Columbus State Community College. I plan on eventually transferring to another college in Ohio to get my bachelors in political science. While I do not have any... See Brandon's full profile

40/hour
5.0 (109)
3 hours tutoring Political Science out of 424 hours
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I am currently pursuing my associates degree in political science at Columbus State Community College. I plan on eventually transferring to another college in Ohio to get my bachelors in political science. While I do not have any... See Brandon's full profile

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Michael R.
57/hour

Political Science Minor and Master's of Public Policy

...undergraduate education I minored in political science and completed coursework in Comparative Politics, American Government, and Political Theory. I applied this knowledge as a Research Assistant on two major political science projects, a survey of international... See Michael's full profile

57/hour
4.9 (252)
67 hours tutoring Political Science out of 737 hours
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...undergraduate education I minored in political science and completed coursework in Comparative Politics, American Government, and Political Theory. I applied this knowledge as a Research Assistant on two major political science projects, a survey of international... See Michael's full profile

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Alex R.
100/hour

PhD candidate in political science

I'm pursuing a PhD in political science from UCLA and hold bachelor's degrees in political science and public policy. See Alex's full profile

100/hour
5.0 (37)
10 hours tutoring Political Science out of 85 hours
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I'm pursuing a PhD in political science from UCLA and hold bachelor's degrees in political science and public policy. See Alex's full profile

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Gary B.
115/hour

Experienced AP Human Geography teacher and AP Human Exam FRQ Grader

I am a high school Social Studies teacher who is committed to helping students be successful. This is my 10th year teaching AP Human Geography in Central Florida. Since 2016 I have been employed by the College Board to score Free Response... See Gary's full profile

115/hour
5.0 (147)
466 hours tutoring
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I am a high school Social Studies teacher who is committed to helping students be successful. This is my 10th year teaching AP Human Geography in Central Florida. Since 2016 I have been employed by the College Board to score Free Response... See Gary's full profile

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Dan M.
49/hour

Political Science and Public Administration Focus

#1 program in US grad and 5+ years of tutoring. Typical student tells me they learn 3x as much as in class from professor/TA. See Dan's full profile

49/hour
4.4 (13)
31 hours tutoring Political Science out of 52 hours
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#1 program in US grad and 5+ years of tutoring. Typical student tells me they learn 3x as much as in class from professor/TA. See Dan's full profile

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Chris G.
214/hour

PhD Student in Political Science

I worked as a Teaching Assistant at Brown University for three years. See Chris's full profile

214/hour
5.0 (576)
386 hours tutoring Political Science out of 1,171 hours
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I worked as a Teaching Assistant at Brown University for three years. See Chris's full profile

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Amy S.
55/hour

Community College History Instructor specializing in US History

American History is foundational to the study of American political science and government, of which I hold a bachelor's degree. I also hold a master's degree in public policy, which is the study of how the ideas and decisions of... See Amy's full profile

55/hour
4.9 (207)
9 hours tutoring Political Science out of 652 hours
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American History is foundational to the study of American political science and government, of which I hold a bachelor's degree. I also hold a master's degree in public policy, which is the study of how the ideas and decisions of... See Amy's full profile

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Iris A.
129/hour

15 Year Government/Political Science Teacher & Tutor

Students also appreciate my ability to help with formatting and finding evidence to support claims and statements. My College Major is Political Science (Cum Laude) and my minor is in History (Cum Laude). My Masters degree is in... See Iris's full profile

129/hour
5.0 (47)
205 hours tutoring
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Students also appreciate my ability to help with formatting and finding evidence to support claims and statements. My College Major is Political Science (Cum Laude) and my minor is in History (Cum Laude). My Masters degree is in... See Iris's full profile

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Ben G.
70/hour

Master’s. American Political Science. 3200+ hours on Wyzant

I have a bachelor’s degree in political science and a master’s degree in government and politics. In graduate school, I studied American politics. In 2013, I began tutoring undergraduates in political science. In 2015, I started... See Ben's full profile

70/hour
5.0 (865)
75 hours tutoring Political Science out of 3,642 hours
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I have a bachelor’s degree in political science and a master’s degree in government and politics. In graduate school, I studied American politics. In 2013, I began tutoring undergraduates in political science. In 2015, I started... See Ben's full profile

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Eva B.
65/hour

High School IB Tutor and Debate Coach

*Open for new students December-January only* I'm Eva! I currently attend Smith College as a STRIDE scholar with an intended Government major. I graduated high school in the full IB program with a total score of 45, including 7s in Literature HL,... See Eva's full profile

65/hour
5.0 (12)
114 hours tutoring
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*Open for new students December-January only* I'm Eva! I currently attend Smith College as a STRIDE scholar with an intended Government major. I graduated high school in the full IB program with a total score of 45, including 7s in Literature HL,... See Eva's full profile

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Lance G.
42/hour

Philosophy Grad, Chess Coach, & Learning Enthusiast

My primary areas of study are philosophy and the psychology of human learning. My teaching style reflects my interests; brute memorization accomplishes little genuine understanding. Instead, my approach encourages pupils to think through,... See Lance's full profile

42/hour
5.0 (832)
1,768 hours tutoring
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My primary areas of study are philosophy and the psychology of human learning. My teaching style reflects my interests; brute memorization accomplishes little genuine understanding. Instead, my approach encourages pupils to think through,... See Lance's full profile

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Teagan L.
400/hour

Award-winning Harvard Grad / College Essay and Application Consultant

I am dedicated to leveraging my experience to help you excel in all of your writing and educational endeavors. Concentrating in Social Studies and African Studies at Harvard College allowed me to hone my writing skills as the majority of my... See Teagan's full profile

400/hour
4.9 (578)
2,353 hours tutoring
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I am dedicated to leveraging my experience to help you excel in all of your writing and educational endeavors. Concentrating in Social Studies and African Studies at Harvard College allowed me to hone my writing skills as the majority of my... See Teagan's full profile

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Ben M.
40/hour

Tutor Specializing in Biology / Economics

I am a cellular biologist with a Master's in Biotechnology working at one of the nation's largest pharmaceutical companies specializing in drug manufacturing. Everyday I help grow genetically engineered cells in order to produce drugs which combat... See Ben's full profile

40/hour
5.0 (5)
1 hours tutoring Political Science out of 12 hours
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I am a cellular biologist with a Master's in Biotechnology working at one of the nation's largest pharmaceutical companies specializing in drug manufacturing. Everyday I help grow genetically engineered cells in order to produce drugs which combat... See Ben's full profile

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Rob M.
75/hour

PhD in political science; college instructor at a research university

PhD in political science; 10+ years of experience teaching at colleges and universities; experience scoring AP exams See Rob's full profile

75/hour
5.0 (5)
6 hours tutoring
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PhD in political science; 10+ years of experience teaching at colleges and universities; experience scoring AP exams See Rob's full profile

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Mrs. B.
129/hour

AP Econ and US History teacher, Princeton grad, very experienced

I have a master's degree in political science from Yale, an MPA in public policy/administration from the JFK School of Government at Harvard and many years of teaching experience. See Mrs.'s full profile

129/hour
5.0 (271)
1,182 hours tutoring
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I have a master's degree in political science from Yale, an MPA in public policy/administration from the JFK School of Government at Harvard and many years of teaching experience. See Mrs.'s full profile

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Ray B.
27/hour

Try to Find a More Experienced Tutor in the Field Than Me!

I have a BA in Political Science from San Fran. State U. ('83) & a Master's degree in Public Admin, concentration in Intergovernmental Management from the U. of So. Ca ('85). I worked as Governmental Relations Analyst... See Ray's full profile

27/hour
5.0 (2597)
139 hours tutoring Political Science out of 3,794 hours
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I have a BA in Political Science from San Fran. State U. ('83) & a Master's degree in Public Admin, concentration in Intergovernmental Management from the U. of So. Ca ('85). I worked as Governmental Relations Analyst... See Ray's full profile

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Zachary N.
45/hour

Young, Patient, and Sharp Political Science Tutor

I have been involved in politics since I was in high school and I have worked to stay up-to-date with current events in politics and research in the field of political science. Working with political science students also gives me an... See Zachary's full profile

45/hour
5.0 (100)
169 hours tutoring Political Science out of 426 hours
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I have been involved in politics since I was in high school and I have worked to stay up-to-date with current events in politics and research in the field of political science. Working with political science students also gives me an... See Zachary's full profile

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Gaby L.
40/hour

Political Science Major with Experience Working in Politics

As a political science major at Tufts University, I have a 4.0 political science GPA. I have taken courses focused on American and Comparative Politics, as well as courses focused focused specifically on elections, local government,... See Gaby's full profile

40/hour
2 hours tutoring
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As a political science major at Tufts University, I have a 4.0 political science GPA. I have taken courses focused on American and Comparative Politics, as well as courses focused focused specifically on elections, local government,... See Gaby's full profile

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Natalya G.
64/hour

Fun, Friendly, Native RUSSIAN Language & Culture Tutor, US Citizen

Privet (Hello)! I am an Ivy League educated (University of Pennsylvania), outgoing, enthusiastic, and conscientious Russian language instructor as well as a European history and international relations expert. I am fully bilingual and have... See Natalya's full profile

64/hour
5.0 (332)
12 hours tutoring Political Science out of 1,335 hours
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Privet (Hello)! I am an Ivy League educated (University of Pennsylvania), outgoing, enthusiastic, and conscientious Russian language instructor as well as a European history and international relations expert. I am fully bilingual and have... See Natalya's full profile

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Sebastian G.
38/hour

Precocious Social Science Educator- College and High School!

Western Illinois University, Class of 2021- B.A. Political Science, Honors/Dean’s List See Sebastian's full profile

38/hour
5.0 (11)
35 hours tutoring
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Western Illinois University, Class of 2021- B.A. Political Science, Honors/Dean’s List See Sebastian's full profile

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Michael B.
65/hour

PhD in Political Science

I have a PhD in Political Science from Purdue University. I taught introduction to American Government and introduction to Public Policy as part of my training for my PhD. I won awards for my instruction for both classes. See Michael's full profile

65/hour
4.9 (336)
30 hours tutoring Political Science out of 1,157 hours
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I have a PhD in Political Science from Purdue University. I taught introduction to American Government and introduction to Public Policy as part of my training for my PhD. I won awards for my instruction for both classes. See Michael's full profile

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