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The Best college essay Tutors in Troy, MI

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William D.
100/hour

Near Troy, MI

AP World Exam Prep with Experienced AP World Teacher

I am a certified teacher of Social Studies in the State of Michigan and have taught all Middle School and High School Social Studies courses throughout my career. I am also trained in the Reading Apprenticeship program to help students gain reading strategies and skills for tasks across their curriculum. Currently, I... read more

100/hour
5.0 (582)
970 hours tutoring
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I am a certified teacher of Social Studies in the State of Michigan and have taught all Middle School and High School Social Studies courses throughout my career. I am also trained in the Reading Apprenticeship program to help students gain reading strategies and skills for tasks across their curriculum. Currently, I... read more

Lily S.
40/hour

Near Troy, MI

Math, ACT Prep, English, and Music

I have been proofreading college essays from other students for years on end. I also help with college application essays. read more

40/hour
5.0 (15)
21 hours tutoring
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I have been proofreading college essays from other students for years on end. I also help with college application essays. read more

Sophia M.
30/hour

Near Troy, MI

I can help you get into the right college that fit your desires

I can help you with college counseling and helping you find the right major and college for your needs. I have worked with several colleges in recruitment and helped students find what works best for them. I have helped students write their college essays and helped them be able to stand out. read more

30/hour
5.0 (2)
3 hours tutoring
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I can help you with college counseling and helping you find the right major and college for your needs. I have worked with several colleges in recruitment and helped students find what works best for them. I have helped students write their college essays and helped them be able to stand out. read more

Karen K.
60/hour

Near Troy, MI

Writing Tutor for Students of all Ages

I have earned a Bachelor of Arts Degree in Communication from Michigan State University. As an industry professional, I have over 30 years of experience in writing and editing advertising, marketing, and public relations material. I tutor students of all ages and am passionate about a well-written document, speech, or... read more

60/hour
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I have earned a Bachelor of Arts Degree in Communication from Michigan State University. As an industry professional, I have over 30 years of experience in writing and editing advertising, marketing, and public relations material. I tutor students of all ages and am passionate about a well-written document, speech, or... read more

Shafin K.
40/hour

Troy, MI

Stanford University admit with three years experience tutoring

Hi! My name is Shafin. I have tutored students for three years in SAT English and Reading, AP Chemistry, AP Physics C, all math up to Calculus 2, and college essay writing. I hope to learn about child psychology in college, and I love to work with children. I love seeing my students improve and grow, as it helps... read more

40/hour
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Hi! My name is Shafin. I have tutored students for three years in SAT English and Reading, AP Chemistry, AP Physics C, all math up to Calculus 2, and college essay writing. I hope to learn about child psychology in college, and I love to work with children. I love seeing my students improve and grow, as it helps... read more

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Alexandra W.
60/hour

Experienced 12th Grade Teacher Who Reads College Essays + Writes Recs.

As a full time 12th grade Social Studies teacher, I have spent much time with Seniors reviewing college applications, essays, supplements, etc. I have also written over 35 college letters of recommendation for a variety of students... read more

60/hour
5.0 (123)
246 hours tutoring
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As a full time 12th grade Social Studies teacher, I have spent much time with Seniors reviewing college applications, essays, supplements, etc. I have also written over 35 college letters of recommendation for a variety of students... read more

Helene F.
90/hour

College Essays, College Counseling, Writing, Public Speaking

My role is to guide students and support them through the writing process, and to help them craft strong, compelling narratives that hew closely to their own voice. For college applications, essays usually include the personal... read more

90/hour
5.0 (353)
1,175 hours tutoring
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My role is to guide students and support them through the writing process, and to help them craft strong, compelling narratives that hew closely to their own voice. For college applications, essays usually include the personal... read more

Alan J.
145/hour

Stanford Grad For College Essays & Medical School Applications

All college essays fall into two categories: Why us? Why you? I help students answer college essay questions in their own unique voice. My method is structured and focuses on the most important, and most overlooked stage: what to... read more

145/hour
5.0 (540)
1,443 hours tutoring
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All college essays fall into two categories: Why us? Why you? I help students answer college essay questions in their own unique voice. My method is structured and focuses on the most important, and most overlooked stage: what to... read more

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