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The Best college essay Tutors in Texas

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Kaci N.
45/hour

Dallas, TX

Experienced Tutor Specializing in Reading and Writing

My name is Kaci Neves. I am a teacher with five years of experience teaching and tutoring in Dallas Independent School District. I have a master's degree in education from Texas State University and an undergraduate degree in English from the... read more

45/hour
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My name is Kaci Neves. I am a teacher with five years of experience teaching and tutoring in Dallas Independent School District. I have a master's degree in education from Texas State University and an undergraduate degree in English from the... read more

Han N.
50/hour

Katy, TX

Helped my students with college essay writing and college application

As a person who have applied to universities and have helped many students and friends with their college application, I believe that I can help a student improve their application. I would help them with their personal statement ( for graduate... read more

50/hour
5.0 (42)
78 hours tutoring
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As a person who have applied to universities and have helped many students and friends with their college application, I believe that I can help a student improve their application. I would help them with their personal statement ( for graduate... read more

Gaye W.
75/hour

Katy, TX

Certified English Teacher - ISEE/SSAT, ACT/SAT, and College Essays

I am available to tutor in most subjects and concentrate on helping students prepare for standardized exams, including the STAAR, GED, ACT, SAT, TOEFL, GRE and GMAT exams. Many of my students seek my assistance on their college essays,... read more

75/hour
5.0 (101)
243 hours tutoring
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I am available to tutor in most subjects and concentrate on helping students prepare for standardized exams, including the STAAR, GED, ACT, SAT, TOEFL, GRE and GMAT exams. Many of my students seek my assistance on their college essays,... read more

Rose D.
65/hour

Fort Worth, TX

Effective English Tutor Specializing in Writing and Literature

I specialize in tutoring those who need help writing, editing, and polishing their essays, and those who are struggling with comprehending works of literature. I also teach and help with college application essays. I can offer... read more

65/hour
5.0 (778)
2,474 hours tutoring
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I specialize in tutoring those who need help writing, editing, and polishing their essays, and those who are struggling with comprehending works of literature. I also teach and help with college application essays. I can offer... read more

Keith H.
50/hour

Kerrville, TX

Dr. Keith: English Lit, essay writing (all levels), German

I am a certified teacher with experience teaching German, English Literature and Composition, college level essay writing including college entrance essays and a variety of special education classes. I have a BA in... read more

50/hour
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I am a certified teacher with experience teaching German, English Literature and Composition, college level essay writing including college entrance essays and a variety of special education classes. I have a BA in... read more

Shane C.
46/hour

Dallas, TX

Certified university writing center tutor with 10 years of experience

From there, I'm happy to help you work through any stage of the writing process: brainstorming, research, drafting, organizing, revising, and more. Specialize in college/Common App essays, research papers,... read more

46/hour
4.9 (156)
437 hours tutoring
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From there, I'm happy to help you work through any stage of the writing process: brainstorming, research, drafting, organizing, revising, and more. Specialize in college/Common App essays, research papers,... read more

Sophia W.
35/hour

College Station, TX

College Freshman Whom Mastered College Applications

I have recently applied to 24 colleges this past year (2021). I am familiar with Common App and how to write decent college essays as well as how to fill out the required information. read more

35/hour
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I have recently applied to 24 colleges this past year (2021). I am familiar with Common App and how to write decent college essays as well as how to fill out the required information. read more

Adam A.
35/hour

El Paso, TX

Career development, proofreading, and writing educator.

I am dynamic, tech-savvy, and my enthusiasm for teaching will radiate to my students. Need help with career development (resumes, cover letters, job applications, college application essays, interviewing), proofreading, writing, or... read more

35/hour
5.0 (153)
334 hours tutoring
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I am dynamic, tech-savvy, and my enthusiasm for teaching will radiate to my students. Need help with career development (resumes, cover letters, job applications, college application essays, interviewing), proofreading, writing, or... read more

Gerald H.
40/hour

Dallas, TX

Master teacher specializing in writing, public speaking, reading

The writing assignments that I have taught include the following: the persuasive essay, the synthesis essay, the research paper, the college application essay, the SAT Writing essay. All writing is persuasive by nature. Since the... read more

40/hour
4.9 (167)
1,063 hours tutoring
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The writing assignments that I have taught include the following: the persuasive essay, the synthesis essay, the research paper, the college application essay, the SAT Writing essay. All writing is persuasive by nature. Since the... read more

Henry R.
60/hour

Houston, TX

Award Winning Educator: Speech and Writing

...skill-sets. Having been a prof for decades along with a stint teaching High School English, and being a member on a college essay evaluation team punctuates the reasons many students turn to me to help them write exemplary essays for college applications... read more

60/hour
5.0 (113)
613 hours tutoring
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...skill-sets. Having been a prof for decades along with a stint teaching High School English, and being a member on a college essay evaluation team punctuates the reasons many students turn to me to help them write exemplary essays for college applications... read more

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