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Jonathan K.

New York, NY

$60/hour

Columbia University student for Science, Math, and Language Tutoring

In-person lessons

$60/Hour


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Columbia University
Hispanic Studies

Education

Columbia University (Hispanic Studies)

About Jonathan

I'm a senior pre-medical student at Columbia University majoring in Hispanic Studies. I graduated high school at the Ramaz Upper School, where I took all honors courses and held leadership roles in extracurriculars such as the Pre-Med Club, the school science publication, and college bowI. I took 3 AP courses: Spanish language, Calculus BC, and Biology, earning 4’s and 5’s on all AP exams. I scored 2240/2400 on the SAT with a score breakdown of 760/800 Math, 690/800 Critical Reading, and 790/800 Writing. I also took SAT II’s in Spanish and Biology, scoring 730/800 and 740/800 respectively. At Columbia, I have a 3.6 overall GPA and I scored a 516/528 (95th percentile) on the new 2015 MCAT exam. I have 5 years of private tutoring experience, having started tutoring underclassmen during my senior year of high school. I also have 2 years of tutoring experience as a 6-week SAT course instructor. My strongest subjects to tutor are high school maths including geometry, algebra (I and II), pre-calculus, high school and college sciences including biology, chemistry, organic chemistry and physics as well as languages such as Spanish and Hebrew.

Professionally, I am passionate about clinical medicine, hoping to attend medical school after college and earn my M.D. I am also a polyglot, speaking multiple languages including Spanish, Hebrew, and Russian, which I hope will allow me to better serve the diverse NYC patient population as a physician. In addition to tutoring, I have volunteered at the Addicts Rehabilitation Center in Harlem, been an active member of Columbia AEPi’s Iota Chapter as well as Charles Drew Pre-medical Society, and performed with Sabor, Columbia’s Latino dance troupe. My hobbies include basketball, martial arts, and salsa dancing.
I'm a senior pre-medical student at Columbia University majoring in Hispanic Studies. I graduated high school at the Ramaz Upper School, where I took all honors courses and held leadership roles in extracurriculars such as the Pre-Med Club, the school science publication, and college bowI. Read more

Policies
Cancellation
24 hours notice required
Travel Radius
Travels within 20 miles of New York, NY 10027
In-person lessons
Math:
Algebra 1, Algebra 2, Elementary Math, Geometry, Prealgebra, Precalculus, SAT Math
Science:
Biology, Chemistry, Organic Chemistry,
Physics
English:
Grammar, SAT Reading, SAT Writing
Test Preparation:
PSAT, Regents, SAT Math, SAT Reading, SAT Writing
Language:
Hebrew, Russian, Spanish
Elementary Education:
Elementary (K-6th), Elementary Math, Elementary Science, Grammar

Approved subjects are in bold.

Approved subjects

In most cases, tutors gain approval in a subject by passing a proficiency exam. For some subject areas, like music and art, tutors submit written requests to demonstrate their proficiency to potential students. If a tutor is interested but not yet approved in a subject, the subject will appear in non-bold font. Tutors need to be approved in a subject prior to beginning lessons.

Organic Chemistry

I am qualified to tutor organic chemistry, as I took Organic Chemistry I and II at Columbia and received grades of A- and A. I have assisted my peers in organic chemistry and improved their test scores. In addition, I scored in the 93rd percentile on the Chemical and Physical Foundations of Biological Systems (includes organic chemistry) section on the MCAT.

Spanish

I have studied Spanish for seven years and have been tutoring it for five years. I scored a 5 on AP Spanish Language in high school and I major in Hispanic Studies at Columbia University. I can read, write, and speak fluently in Spanish, making me a good candidate for a Spanish tutor.

Columbia University
Hispanic Studies

Education

Columbia University (Hispanic Studies)

Hourly rate

Standard Hourly Rate: $60.00

Cancellation: 24 hours notice required

Travel policy

Jonathan will travel within 20 miles of New York, NY 10027.