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Niketa S.

San Jose, CA

$70/hour

High School and College Math Tutor

Background check passed as of 11/10/15
4.9 average from 48 ratings
Great Math tutor.
— Masha, Milpitas, CA on 10/3/15

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St. Francis College For Women
Math, Stats, CompSc
Colorado State University
Master's
Colorado State University
PhD

Education

St. Francis College For Women (Math, Stats, CompSc)

Colorado State University (Master's)

Colorado State University (PhD)

About Niketa

I have a PhD in Mathematics from Colorado State University in 2013. I have 5+ years experience teaching and tutoring undergraduate level math courses. I am available to tutor in a variety of math courses for grades 6 and up and also college level courses including algebra, calculus, discrete math, math for social sciences, probability and statistics. I can also help with SAT test preparation for math levels 1 and 2.

I am passionate about teaching and have a never-give-up attitude. My experience is that students do not like math when they do not understand the underlying base concepts. Getting them to see and understand these concepts is my specialty. I persevere along with the student and aim to make math fun for everyone.

Students are encouraged to contact me for immediate scheduling and flexible hours.
I have a PhD in Mathematics from Colorado State University in 2013. I have 5+ years experience teaching and tutoring undergraduate level math courses. I am available to tutor in a variety of math courses for grades 6 and up and Read more

Policies
Cancellation
3 hours notice required
Travel Radius
Travels within 5 miles of San Jose, CA 95132
Background Check: Passed

"Great Math tutor."

- Masha, Milpitas, CA on 10/3/15

"Great Teacher"

- Bryan, Cupertino, CA on 11/15/16

"Great tutor!"

- Florencia, Milpitas, CA on 11/8/16

"dedicated"

- Preeti, Fremont, CA on 3/6/16

"Grades are improving"

- Marianne, Fremont, CA on 12/7/15

"Knowledgable and Patient"

- Huy, San Jose, CA on 12/3/15
Math:
ACT Math, Algebra 1,
Algebra 2,
Calculus,
Differential Equations, Discrete Math,
Elementary Math, Finite Math,
Geometry, Linear Algebra,
Logic,
Prealgebra,
Precalculus,
Probability, SAT Math, Trigonometry
Test Preparation:
ACT Math, SAT Math
Elementary Education:
Elementary Math

Approved subjects are in bold.

Approved subjects

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Algebra 1

PhD in mathematics in 2013

Algebra 2

I have a PhD in Mathematics.

Calculus

I have a PhD in mathematics.

Discrete Math

I have a PhD in pure mathematics and can manage teaching discrete math courses.

Finite Math

I have a PhD in pure mathematics. I have taught Math for Business students and also Math for Social sciences for undergraduates. Therefore, I can teach finite math.

Linear Algebra

I have a PhD in pure mathematics. I have 5+ years experience teaching and tutoring undergraduate level math courses.

Logic

I have a PhD in pure mathematics. I have experience teaching a variety of math courses for undergraduates and can teach Logic courses.

Prealgebra

I have a PhD in mathematics.

Precalculus

I have a PhD in Mathematics, and have tutored Pre-Calculus before.

St. Francis College For Women
Math, Stats, CompSc
Colorado State University
Master's
Colorado State University
PhD

Education

St. Francis College For Women (Math, Stats, CompSc)

Colorado State University (Master's)

Colorado State University (PhD)

Great Math tutor. — I hired Niketa to help my 16-year old daughter with Calculus AP class and I am very glad I did it. Niketa is a very patient and knowledgeable tutor. She created a strong student-tutor relationship. Niketa taught my daughter not only Math, but how to use her knowledge so she doesn't have to panic during the test when she thinks she doesn't know how to solve the problem. I observe the increased conf ...

— Masha, Milpitas, CA on 10/3/15

Hourly rate

Standard Hourly Rate: $70.00

Cancellation: 3 hours notice required

Travel policy

Niketa will travel within 5 miles of San Jose, CA 95132.