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Catherine A.

Asheville, NC

$35/hour

Effective and Patient Physics and Math Tutor

In-person lessons
5.0 average from 1 ratings
Wonderful!
— Kim, Hendersonville, NC on 10/4/16

$35/Hour


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Appalachian State University - Boone, NC
Applied Physics
Appalachian State University - Boone, NC
Master's

Education

Appalachian State University - Boone, NC (Applied Physics)

Appalachian State University - Boone, NC (Master's)

About Catherine

Three years ago, I received a bachelor’s degree in Applied Physics from Appalachian State University with a concentration in electronics engineering. I loved learning about the natural world and developed a strong admiration for the scientific method. I learned how to concisely and constructively communicate findings with peers and how to properly format formal documents. Through my bachelor’s degree, I began viewing the environment as a system of equations and tutored physics and math for three years so I could share my enthusiasm with other students. It was this enthusiasm which prompted me to pursue a master’s degree in Engineering Physics at Appalachian.

My graduate degree focused on laboratory automation and quality control data acquisition. While working towards my degree, I was privileged to have an assistantship which allowed me to continue sharing my passion for science with introductory students. Each semester, I had approximately 80 students and it was my responsibility to guide them through a 3 hour physics lab. My experience teaching college physics students for a year was nothing short of inspiring, and after seeing the end of semester feedback from students, I knew they enjoyed their time as well.

Throughout my academic career, I tutored mathematics, particularly precalculas. As a student helping other students, I developed an understanding of how to communicate complex processes in a rudimentary and practical fashion.

Physics has always been my favorite subject to teach/tutor because you can utilize mathematics to solved complex real world problems.

Feel free to contact me, I am currently a part time controls technician and make my own schedule so I will try to work with your's as best as I can.
Three years ago, I received a bachelor’s degree in Applied Physics from Appalachian State University with a concentration in electronics engineering. I loved learning about the natural world and developed a strong admiration for the scientific method. I learned how to concisely and Read more

Policies
Cancellation
3 hours notice required
Travel Radius
Travels within 20 miles of Asheville, NC 28806
In-person lessons

"Wonderful!"

- Kim, Hendersonville, NC on 10/4/16
Math:
Algebra 1, Algebra 2, Precalculus
Science:
Electrical Engineering,
Physics

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Electrical Engineering

I have an undergraduate degree in applied physics with a concentration in electronics engineering. I have a master's degree in engineering electronics. Last summer, I passed the NC Computer and Electrical Engineering in Training competency exam and currently work as an industrial electrical engineer part time.

Appalachian State University - Boone, NC
Applied Physics
Appalachian State University - Boone, NC
Master's

Education

Appalachian State University - Boone, NC (Applied Physics)

Appalachian State University - Boone, NC (Master's)

Wonderful! — She helped my daughter understand concepts for her quiz . Catherine was very patient and helped break down the information so it was easier to understand. I highly recommend Catherine! ...

— Kim, Hendersonville, NC on 10/4/16

Hourly rate

Standard Hourly Rate: $35.00

Cancellation: 3 hours notice required

Travel policy

Catherine will travel within 20 miles of Asheville, NC 28806.