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The Best college essay Tutors in San Mateo, CA

24 San Mateo private college essay tutors / Find the best local college essay tutor in San Mateo

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Ludka K.
65/hour

Near San Mateo, CA

Double-Masters, Effective, Multi-Subject Tutor

I have been teaching and tutoring for over five years now. I can help you or your student with all ELA skills - reading comprehension, analytical and creative writing, grammar, vocabulary, or College Essays. I am also proficient in French, Math, other subjects from Elementary through High School, College Writing,... read more

65/hour
4.8 (46)
158 hours tutoring
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I have been teaching and tutoring for over five years now. I can help you or your student with all ELA skills - reading comprehension, analytical and creative writing, grammar, vocabulary, or College Essays. I am also proficient in French, Math, other subjects from Elementary through High School, College Writing,... read more

Matt G.
125/hour

Near San Mateo, CA

Harvard-Educated, CA-Licensed English Teacher & College Essay Coach

...going a little stir-crazy like the rest of us. All that said, my strongest suit is as a writing tutor/coach: between my early career working as a freelance college essay editor at EssayEdge.com and my six years of teaching students the intricacies of the writing process -- which very much begins with learning how to *think... read more

125/hour
4.9 (22)
50 hours tutoring
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...going a little stir-crazy like the rest of us. All that said, my strongest suit is as a writing tutor/coach: between my early career working as a freelance college essay editor at EssayEdge.com and my six years of teaching students the intricacies of the writing process -- which very much begins with learning how to *think... read more

Kevin F.
80/hour

Near San Mateo, CA

Yale Graduate | Veteran SAT and ACT Tutor | 1570 SAT | 36 ACT

Over the years, I have developed a tested method that will streamline your ability to reach your full potential on any test. I offer test prep tutoring for the SAT, ACT, and College Essay Services. I am an Economics student at Yale University. During my application times, I was admitted Early Action to... read more

80/hour
5.0 (32)
72 hours tutoring
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Over the years, I have developed a tested method that will streamline your ability to reach your full potential on any test. I offer test prep tutoring for the SAT, ACT, and College Essay Services. I am an Economics student at Yale University. During my application times, I was admitted Early Action to... read more

Jessica G.
200/hour

Near San Mateo, CA

Ivy League Writing Instructor for College Application Essays

G. has nearly twenty years of experience teaching essay writing. She has taught English and essay writing at Harvard, Stanford, the University of Arizona, and Case Western Reserve University. She is currently a college essay advisor and college counselor at a high school in Silicon Valley. She also advises on... read more

200/hour
5.0 (4)
11 hours tutoring
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G. has nearly twenty years of experience teaching essay writing. She has taught English and essay writing at Harvard, Stanford, the University of Arizona, and Case Western Reserve University. She is currently a college essay advisor and college counselor at a high school in Silicon Valley. She also advises on... read more

Grace T.
50/hour

Near San Mateo, CA

Experienced English & Spanish Language Tutor

My most recent teaching experienced focused around middle school and high school Spanish -- I have taught everything from Spanish 1 all the way through AP Spanish Literature. I also have extensive experience tutoring and teaching writing, including elementary spelling, high school literature, and college essay... read more

50/hour
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My most recent teaching experienced focused around middle school and high school Spanish -- I have taught everything from Spanish 1 all the way through AP Spanish Literature. I also have extensive experience tutoring and teaching writing, including elementary spelling, high school literature, and college essay... read more

Melinda M.
40/hour

Near San Mateo, CA

Experienced, Engaging Teacher

I have many years of experience in coaching students to improve their reading and writing skills, for both academic and self-expression purposes. I have successfully coached many students to their desired goals, whether they are better grades, improved test scores, successful college entrance essays, or... read more

40/hour
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I have many years of experience in coaching students to improve their reading and writing skills, for both academic and self-expression purposes. I have successfully coached many students to their desired goals, whether they are better grades, improved test scores, successful college entrance essays, or... read more

Pio T.
40/hour

Near San Mateo, CA

Stanford Graduate and Experienced Tutor

... and personal statements that best highlight their unique set of academic strengths and life experiences. I know how to push students to turn an ordinary college essay into a memorable one. Feel free to reach out to me with any questions you may have concerning my experience, teaching strategies, or schedule!... read more

40/hour
5.0 (4)
5 hours tutoring
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... and personal statements that best highlight their unique set of academic strengths and life experiences. I know how to push students to turn an ordinary college essay into a memorable one. Feel free to reach out to me with any questions you may have concerning my experience, teaching strategies, or schedule!... read more

Ingrid R.
45/hour

Near San Mateo, CA

Brown University writing tutor for college apps

About – I study math and English at Brown University, I’m a 2018 Bay Area high school graduate, and I took a gap year to volunteer around the United States. Work – I work with students who want help in writing college application essays. I help students think about college essay prompts,... read more

45/hour
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About – I study math and English at Brown University, I’m a 2018 Bay Area high school graduate, and I took a gap year to volunteer around the United States. Work – I work with students who want help in writing college application essays. I help students think about college essay prompts,... read more

Jeffrey W.
100/hour

Near San Mateo, CA

Yale/Cambridge/Berkeley Graduate for Counseling and Writing

Because of limited availability, Dr. Jeffrey can only take on a few new clients now. (Please do not message me if you are contacting multiple tutors.) In 2020, he provided college counseling and essay editing for students accepted to Yale, University of Pennsylvania, Wharton, University of... read more

100/hour
5.0 (118)
187 hours tutoring
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Because of limited availability, Dr. Jeffrey can only take on a few new clients now. (Please do not message me if you are contacting multiple tutors.) In 2020, he provided college counseling and essay editing for students accepted to Yale, University of Pennsylvania, Wharton, University of... read more

Kate L.
100/hour

Near San Mateo, CA

Former college admissions editor / consultant with CollegeVine

For two years, I helped dozens of students choose their school lists, brainstorm and edit their college essays, write their activities lists, complete scholarship applications, and prepare for interviews. I keep students organized with deadline spreadsheets and regular meetings. In recent years, I've taken on... read more

100/hour
5.0 (2)
10 hours tutoring
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For two years, I helped dozens of students choose their school lists, brainstorm and edit their college essays, write their activities lists, complete scholarship applications, and prepare for interviews. I keep students organized with deadline spreadsheets and regular meetings. In recent years, I've taken on... read more

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