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John C.

La Quinta, CA

$50/hr

Experienced Math and Science Tutor La Quinta, CA

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Background check passed as of 10/3/12
4.8 Avg. Rating
 
 
108 Ratings
 
 
2hrs Response Time
Great, patient tutor
— David, La Quinta, CA on 6/5/15

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University of Toronto
Applied Mathematica
University of Florida
PhD

Education

University of Toronto (Applied Mathematica)

University of Florida (PhD)

About John

I am a retired university professor, and I have thirty years of experience teaching math and science at the college level. This includes courses in basic calculus, introductory physics, numerical methods, quantum theory of molecules and solids, and computational physics. I also have experience in tutoring in high school math and science, including SAT and AP preparation. I have a B.A. in mathematics and a Ph.D. in theoretical physics. I am a retired university professor, and I have thirty years of experience teaching math and science at the college level. This includes courses in basic calculus, introductory Read more

Policies
Travel Radius
Travels within 40 miles of La Quinta, CA 92253
Background Check: Passed
In-person lessons

"Great, patient tutor"

- David, La Quinta, CA on 6/5/15

"Excellent Prep Work!"

- Jill, Indian Wells, CA on 11/25/13

"Great Tutor!"

- Carley, Palm Springs, CA on 6/12/13

"Patient!!"

- Colleena, Palm Desert, CA on 11/29/12
Math:
ACT Math, Algebra 1,
Algebra 2,
Calculus,
Geometry,
Linear Algebra, Prealgebra,
Precalculus, SAT Math,
Statistics,
Trigonometry
English:
ACT English
Science:
Biology, Chemistry,
Physical Science, Physics
History:
American History, European History, Geography, World History
Elementary Education:
Elementary (K-6th), Elementary Math, Elementary Science
Business:
GMAT, GRE
Homeschool:
Algebra 1,
Algebra 2,
Biology, Calculus,
Chemistry,
Elementary (K-6th), Geometry,
Physics,
Prealgebra,
Precalculus, SAT Math,
Statistics
Test Preparation:
ACT English, ACT Math, ASVAB,
CBEST,
GED, GMAT, GRE,
PSAT, SAT Math
Corporate Training:
GMAT, Statistics

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Algebra 1

I am a retired university professor. I have a B.A. in mathematics and a Ph. D. in theoretical physics.

Algebra 2

I have a BA in mathematics and a PhD in theoretical physics. I also have experience in research for industry, government and academics.

ASVAB

I have a BA in mathematics and a PhD in physics. I have experience in industry, government and academia.

Calculus

I have a B.A. in mathematics and a Ph.D. in theoretical physics. I have had 30 years of teaching experience, and have also been involved with research in government and industrial labs.

CBEST

I am experienced in all levels of mathematics. I have a B.A. in mathematics and a Ph.D. in theoretical physics.

Chemistry

I have a B.A. in mathematica and a PhD in theoretical physics. Also experience in research in chemistry and computational methods.

Geometry

I have a B.A. in mathematics and a Ph. D. in theoretial physics. Also substantial experience in industrial and academic research.

GRE

I have a B.A. degree in Mathematics and a Ph.D. in theoretical physics. Also, many years' experience in academia, government and industry.

Physics

I have a BA in mathematics and a PhD in theoretical physics. I also have extensive experience in academia, industry and government.

Prealgebra

I have a BA in mathematics and a PhD in theoretical physics. I also have extensive experience in academia, industry and government.

SAT Math

I have a Bachelor's degree in mathematics and a Ph.D. in physics. I am also certified to tutor SAT preparation.

Statistics

I have a B.A. in mathematics and a Ph.D. in theoretical physics.

University of Toronto
Applied Mathematica
University of Florida
PhD

Education

University of Toronto (Applied Mathematica)

University of Florida (PhD)

Great, patient tutor — Did a lot of Math, helped me bring my Math grade up. Also, encouraged me to think out of the box a little with all my Math problems. Thanks. ...

— David, La Quinta, CA on 6/5/15

Hourly fee

Standard Hourly Fee: $50.00

Travel policy

John will travel within 40 miles of La Quinta, CA 92253.

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