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Bernard B.

Columbus, OH

$40/hour

Tutor: Math, Statistics, Standardized Test Prep, Finance, Business

Background check passed as of 5/14/12
4.8 average from 16 ratings
Bernard is an excellent tutor.
— Sandra, Los Angeles, CA on 1/21/16

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The University of Vermont
Stanford University
Master's
Ohio State University
MBA

Education

The University of Vermont

Stanford University (Master's)

Ohio State University (MBA)

About Bernard

I have four years of experience teaching various college and standardized test prep courses. I tutored an undergraduate Business Statistics course for two years at The Ohio State University, while pursuing my MBA. I also worked as a graduate teaching assistant at Stanford University for a year, while pursuing my master's degree in Civil Engineering over there. Over the past year, I have helped several students prepare for standardized tests such as the GMAT, GRE, ACT, and SAT.

My areas of expertise include:

Statistics
Algebra
Geometry/Trigonometry
Calculus
SAT Test Prep
ACT Test Prep
GRE Test Prep
GMAT Test Prep
Corporate Finance
Investments
FINRA Series 7
Civil Engineering

Please do not hesitate to contact me should you have any questions. I look forward to helping you achieve your educational goals.
I have four years of experience teaching various college and standardized test prep courses. I tutored an undergraduate Business Statistics course for two years at The Ohio State University, while pursuing my MBA. I also Read more

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Cancellation
24 hours notice required
Travel Radius
Travels within 0 miles of Columbus, OH 43221
Background Check: Passed

"Bernard is an excellent tutor."

- Sandra, Los Angeles, CA on 1/21/16

"Very Patient!"

- Moses, Columbus, OH on 8/5/14

"RECOMMENDED... Accessible, and knowledgeable"

- JT, Grove City, OH on 6/2/12
Math:
ACT Math, Algebra 1, Algebra 2, Calculus,
Elementary Math, Geometry, Linear Algebra, Prealgebra, Precalculus,
Probability, SAT Math, Statistics,
Trigonometry
Science:
ACT Science, Chemistry,
Civil Engineering,
Physics
English:
ACT English, ACT Reading, English, ESL/ESOL, Grammar, Public Speaking,
Reading, SAT Reading, SAT Writing, TOEFL, Vocabulary, Writing
Test Preparation:
ACT English, ACT Math, ACT Reading, ACT Science, GMAT,
GRE,
PSAT, SAT Math, SAT Reading, SAT Writing, Series 7,
TOEFL
Computer:
C++,
Computer Science,
General Computer, Java,
Mathematica, Microsoft Access,
Microsoft Excel, Microsoft Outlook, Microsoft PowerPoint, Microsoft Project, Microsoft Word
Language:
ESL/ESOL, TOEFL
Elementary Education:
Elementary Math, Grammar, Reading, Vocabulary
Business:
Accounting, Business, Economics, Finance, GMAT,
GRE,
Marketing, Microsoft Excel, Microsoft PowerPoint, Microsoft Word, Public Speaking

Approved subjects are in bold.

Approved subjects

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C++

I have programmed extensively in C++. I spent one whole Summer after my Sophomore year writing computer programs in C++. I also have experience tutoring C++. Please do not hesitate to contact me if you need help with C++.

Calculus

I have tutored Calculus 1, II, and III recently to students enrolled in Calculus classes at local colleges. I could help with your calculus course. I earned A+ grades in all my college calculus classes, and could definitely help you do well in calculus. Please do not hesitate to call me if you require help in calculus.

Chemistry

I am an experienced chemistry tutor and I have helped several students improve their chemistry grades significantly. I scored a perfect 800 on the SAT II chemistry, and earned A+ grades in college chemistry courses. Please do not hesitate to contact me should you require help with your chemistry course.

Civil Engineering

I have a BS and MS degree in civil engineering. I have four years' experience working in Engineering. I also have an EIT license from the State of Vermont. I will like to be able to apply for Civil Engineering jobs that show up on this site.

Computer Science

I have been tutoring certain computer science courses such as database and spreadsheet modeling, Java, C++, and C# programming. I completed courses in these subject areas at OSU. I would like to be able to apply to jobs in those categories. I also have BS and MS degrees in civil engineering.

GMAT

Over the past four years, I have helped several students improve their GMAT scores by 100-400 points. If you plan to take the GMAT after the first week of June, I can also help prepare you for the Integrated Reasoning Section.

My core value proposition lies in my ability to pinpoint students' weaknesses and to provide effective strategies to help students improve their scores in a relatively short time-frame. I have seen one too many students study the wrong material for the GMAT and employ inefficient test taking strategies, and I know you don't want to be one of those. If you want to save time by avoiding some of the most common pitfalls that students make while preparing for the GMAT, then you are in luck!

GRE

I am an experienced GRE test prep instructor. Over the past four years, I have helped several students significantly improve their GRE test scores. I can teach you how to be an efficient test taker, so that you can maximize your score based on your knowledge of the test content on your test day. I offer one-on-one tutoring and provide customized instruction based on each student's current level of achievement as evidenced by the results of a diagnostic test. Please do not hesitate to contact me if you have any questions or would like to work with me. I look forward to helping you achieve your target GRE score!

Java

I am a certified Java tutor. I have helped several clients understand Java programming and write good code for their projects and other assignments. Please do not hesitate to get in touch if you need help with Java programming.

Microsoft Access

I completed an Access course at OSU and also passed several skill evaluation tests in Access. I can help you with your Access training needs. Get in touch if you require help with Access.

Physics

I have tutored AP Physics over the past year, and I can definitely help your student do well in Physics. I have a strong grounding in Math and Science subjects and earned A+ grades in all my college Math and Science subjects. Please do not hesitate to contact me should you require help in Physics or any other Math or Science subject in high school or college.

Precalculus

I have recently worked with high school juniors taking pre-calculus. I am very well versed in the material in pre-calculus, and could definitely help you achieve a good grade. I earned A grades in all my Math classes from HS through college, and have recently spent quite a bit of time reviewing the material pre-calculus in preparation for lessons. Please do not hesitate to contact me should you require help in this area. I look forward to helping you succeed in your course.

Public Speaking

I have taken public speaking courses and can teach you the skills you need to master to become an effective public speaker. I earned A grades in my Public Speaking courses, so I can definitely help you learn the essentials of Public Speaking.

Series 7

I am FINRA Series 7 licensed. I worked as a Financial Advisor from September 2011 to April 2012. I can teach you all the important concepts that you need to know to pass the series 7 the first time. Get in touch with me, if you need help with your Series 7 prep.

Statistics

I tutored Business Statistics at OSU for two years. I can help you learn the most important concepts in Statistics, so please do not hesitate to contact me if you need help in Statistics.

The University of Vermont
Stanford University
Master's
Ohio State University
MBA

Education

The University of Vermont

Stanford University (Master's)

Ohio State University (MBA)

Bernard is an excellent tutor. — Bernard is an excellent tutor. He helped me understand Normal distribution, t-distribution, confidence interval and more. Technically all the topics I requested from Statistics. Bernard makes sure you understand the subject clearly. He makes sure you know how to break down the problem in an easier way and he also teaches you how to do it in so many ways that will save you time on the actual test. ...

— Sandra, Los Angeles, CA on 1/21/16

Hourly rate

Standard Hourly Rate: $40.00

Cancellation: 24 hours notice required

Travel policy

Bernard will travel within 0 miles of Columbus, OH 43221.