In light of the COVID-19 crisis, we highly encourage meeting with your tutor online. Read more about

Find foreign language tutors in Tacoma, WA

Pay-as-you-go private foreign language tutoring in-person or online

With the Good Fit Guarantee, love your first lesson, or it’s free

Compare qualifications, hourly rates, travel policies, and reviews to find the right local expert for you.

Collaborate with your tutor in person or through Wyzant's free, browser based online learning tool.

Only pay for the time you need. No subscriptions, no upfront costs. Just affordable results nearby.

Get 1:1 Help Fast

The Best foreign language Tutors in Tacoma, WA

7 Tacoma private foreign language tutors / Find the best local foreign language tutor in Tacoma

See more experts ›
Deborah R.
40/hour

Near Tacoma, WA

Tutoring is not only about subject matter; learn how to learn!

I have taught English and reading at Pierce College for over 10 years and work with many Hispanic students. My passion lies in helping students realize the potential within them with any subject. Studying a foreign language is exciting and I pass that enthusiasm off to my students as they also learn about the... read more

40/hour
4.9 (96)
390 hours tutoring
Offers in person & online lessons
See Tutors Like This

I have taught English and reading at Pierce College for over 10 years and work with many Hispanic students. My passion lies in helping students realize the potential within them with any subject. Studying a foreign language is exciting and I pass that enthusiasm off to my students as they also learn about the... read more

Karimeh R.
30/hour

Near Tacoma, WA

Patient and Experienced Arabic Instructor

When I came to the US, I continued teaching. I have worked for the past 29 years as an Arabic language instructor, translator, and project developer at Joint Base Lewis-McChord Foreign Language Training Center. I have experience teaching high school students, college students, and adults. In addition to teaching... read more

30/hour
5.0 (12)
50 hours tutoring
Offers in person & online lessons
See Tutors Like This

When I came to the US, I continued teaching. I have worked for the past 29 years as an Arabic language instructor, translator, and project developer at Joint Base Lewis-McChord Foreign Language Training Center. I have experience teaching high school students, college students, and adults. In addition to teaching... read more

Kayleena R.
40/hour

Tacoma, WA

Kayleena - Linguist, Translator and Tutor

Hello there! My name is Kayleena. I have been a tutor for foreign languages for two years now. During my undergraduate I worked at the International Center. I was an English conversational language teacher, a French language tutor, and a tutor for students preparing to take the TOEFL. I am also a certified swim... read more

40/hour
Offers in person lessons
See Tutors Like This

Hello there! My name is Kayleena. I have been a tutor for foreign languages for two years now. During my undergraduate I worked at the International Center. I was an English conversational language teacher, a French language tutor, and a tutor for students preparing to take the TOEFL. I am also a certified swim... read more

Hannah M.
50/hour

Near Tacoma, WA

Passionate Educator

Since returning from overseas, I have been teaching English online to adults from around the world. I am very passionate about teaching and tutoring students of all levels from all different walks of life! I have a TEFL (Teaching English as a Foreign Language) certificate (150 hours) and have 8 years of... read more

50/hour
Offers in person lessons
See Tutors Like This

Since returning from overseas, I have been teaching English online to adults from around the world. I am very passionate about teaching and tutoring students of all levels from all different walks of life! I have a TEFL (Teaching English as a Foreign Language) certificate (150 hours) and have 8 years of... read more

Christina M.
40/hour

Near Tacoma, WA

Decades of experience with foreign learners of English

My own specialization is in teaching foreign languages (Polish, Russian and German, among others), so I have a wealth of experience in how to effectively teach (and learn) foreign languages -- all of which is of course applicable to students who are learning English as a foreign language. I teach... read more

40/hour
5.0 (71)
103 hours tutoring
Offers in person lessons
See Tutors Like This

My own specialization is in teaching foreign languages (Polish, Russian and German, among others), so I have a wealth of experience in how to effectively teach (and learn) foreign languages -- all of which is of course applicable to students who are learning English as a foreign language. I teach... read more

Chris T.
40/hour

Tacoma, WA

Online ESL Tutor, Overseas experience

I have certification from TEFL 120 Online course, along with 2+ years experience. Let's understand each other a little better. :D High School Diploma Teaching English as a Foreign Language (TEFL) 120 hour course Please Feel free to contact me with help for any ages struggling with English. I can... read more

40/hour
Offers in person lessons
See Tutors Like This

I have certification from TEFL 120 Online course, along with 2+ years experience. Let's understand each other a little better. :D High School Diploma Teaching English as a Foreign Language (TEFL) 120 hour course Please Feel free to contact me with help for any ages struggling with English. I can... read more

Xuan L.
50/hour

Near Tacoma, WA

Chinese and Japanese Tutor

Coming from the north of China, I speak very fluent and standard Mandarin Chinese and having lived in Japan for more than five years, I am very fluent in Japanese. I feel confident that with learning two foreign languages (That would be English and Japanese for me) I have acquired the language skills that have... read more

50/hour
5.0 (1)
5 hours tutoring
Offers in person lessons
See Tutors Like This

Coming from the north of China, I speak very fluent and standard Mandarin Chinese and having lived in Japan for more than five years, I am very fluent in Japanese. I feel confident that with learning two foreign languages (That would be English and Japanese for me) I have acquired the language skills that have... read more

Trusted with over 6 million hours of lessons since 2005

Success stories

Real stories from real people

Since 2005, Wyzant has provided a way for people to learn any subject in a way that works for them.

How much for private foreign language tutoring lessons

Tutors on Wyzant Cost $35 - 60 per hour on average

Tutors using Wyzant are professional subject experts who set their own price based on their demand and skill.

$25 $88
$35
$60

Choose Your Tutor

Compare tutor costs. With a range of price options, there’s a tutor for every budget.

No Upfront Fees

Sign up, search, and message with expert tutors free of charge.

No Costly Packages

Only pay for the time you need. Whether it’s one lesson or seven, you decide what to spend.

Pay After Your Lesson

Get the help you need first. You’ll only be charged after your lesson is complete.

Love Your Lesson Or It’s Free

Your first hour with a new tutor is protected by Wyzant’s Good Fit Guarantee. If you’re not satisfied with your lesson, you don’t pay. No questions asked.

Reported on by leading news outlets