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The Best college essay Tutors in West Covina, CA

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Cynthia L.
55/hour

Near West Covina, CA

Effective SAT ACT Math Reading Science English Writing Tutor

Cynthia provides assistance with SAT and ACT math, pre-Algebra, Algebra 1 and 2, Geometry, pre-calculus, biology, honors chemistry, SAT and ACT English and reading, ACT science, high school and college level essay writing, English language arts, and U.S. and world history. read more

55/hour
4.9 (481)
1,610 hours tutoring
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Cynthia provides assistance with SAT and ACT math, pre-Algebra, Algebra 1 and 2, Geometry, pre-calculus, biology, honors chemistry, SAT and ACT English and reading, ACT science, high school and college level essay writing, English language arts, and U.S. and world history. read more

Eric O.
90/hour

Near West Covina, CA

Professor and Professional College Counselor

I advise students on how to select colleges that would be a good fit for them, how to optimize their high school curriculum and activities to make themselves more attractive to colleges, and what admissions counselors are looking for in college essays. I also discuss the basics of financial aid and how they factor... read more

90/hour
5.0 (338)
1,097 hours tutoring
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I advise students on how to select colleges that would be a good fit for them, how to optimize their high school curriculum and activities to make themselves more attractive to colleges, and what admissions counselors are looking for in college essays. I also discuss the basics of financial aid and how they factor... read more

Rachel F.
95/hour

Near West Covina, CA

Credentialed/Licensed English Teacher: Let Me Help!

...basics > Preparing for the SAT/PSAT exams > AP Language & Composition, AP Literature & Composition (I’m officially certified to teach both) > College application essays (I'm the BEST when it comes to helping you pick a direction to WOW the college admissions folks) > Public speaking, speeches, presentations, oral... read more

95/hour
5.0 (1)
1 hours tutoring
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...basics > Preparing for the SAT/PSAT exams > AP Language & Composition, AP Literature & Composition (I’m officially certified to teach both) > College application essays (I'm the BEST when it comes to helping you pick a direction to WOW the college admissions folks) > Public speaking, speeches, presentations, oral... read more

Nancy V.
45/hour

Near West Covina, CA

MS in Education and Published Writer Helping Children and Adults

Some need help with career related things such as resumes and interviewing. For some, comfort in the workplace has meant practicing English as a Second Language with me. Quite a number of individuals have requested help with college essay papers. Still others have needed help with business related projects... read more

45/hour
5.0 (471)
2,367 hours tutoring
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Some need help with career related things such as resumes and interviewing. For some, comfort in the workplace has meant practicing English as a Second Language with me. Quite a number of individuals have requested help with college essay papers. Still others have needed help with business related projects... read more

Kelly B.
50/hour

Near West Covina, CA

Attentive tutor for writing, public speaking, math, & college apps

I love teaching. My entire career has been in education. Even as an administrator, I view my role as a teacher of my students and employees. I have helped hundreds of students with college/grad school admissions, interviews, personal statements, and more. As I have worked in higher ed and K-12 education for my entire... read more

50/hour
2 hours tutoring
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I love teaching. My entire career has been in education. Even as an administrator, I view my role as a teacher of my students and employees. I have helped hundreds of students with college/grad school admissions, interviews, personal statements, and more. As I have worked in higher ed and K-12 education for my entire... read more

Nilson L.
25/hour

Near West Covina, CA

Patient and flexible speaking and writing tutor! Let's help our kids.

Lead writer for high school newspaper. 720 Score on SAT Writing. College level writing ability across multiple subjects (English, History, Political Science, etc). Freelance high school and college essay editor. Freelance college application essay editor. High level sales and business... read more

25/hour
5.0 (1)
3 hours tutoring
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Lead writer for high school newspaper. 720 Score on SAT Writing. College level writing ability across multiple subjects (English, History, Political Science, etc). Freelance high school and college essay editor. Freelance college application essay editor. High level sales and business... read more

Brian K.
30/hour

Near West Covina, CA

Experienced teacher who taught students from all over the world

Several years of experience work with students in writing essays, college admission essays, theses, and cover letters. From initial writing to proofreading, I am able to offer any help you need in writing. read more

30/hour
5.0 (96)
189 hours tutoring
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Several years of experience work with students in writing essays, college admission essays, theses, and cover letters. From initial writing to proofreading, I am able to offer any help you need in writing. read more

Jason D.
60/hour

Near West Covina, CA

Engaging and Extremely Knowledgable English, SAT/ACT and Writing Tutor

I have done it all from teaching young children how to write a basic essay, reading plays and teaching children how to recite lines, as well as doing higher level college essays with many of my college clients. I am happy and willing to do anything to ensure that my students succeed in their studies. BA in... read more

60/hour
5.0 (45)
125 hours tutoring
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I have done it all from teaching young children how to write a basic essay, reading plays and teaching children how to recite lines, as well as doing higher level college essays with many of my college clients. I am happy and willing to do anything to ensure that my students succeed in their studies. BA in... read more

Amanda A.
60/hour

Near West Covina, CA

Berkeley Graduate/Current Law Student Specializing in Writing

During college, I started tutoring high school students. With high school students, I started with the core subjects they needed help on, prepared them for AP exams, and assisted college admission essays/applications. For the college preparatory topics, I would sit down with each student, assist them... read more

60/hour
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During college, I started tutoring high school students. With high school students, I started with the core subjects they needed help on, prepared them for AP exams, and assisted college admission essays/applications. For the college preparatory topics, I would sit down with each student, assist them... read more

James M.
40/hour

Near West Covina, CA

Berkeley grad with a doctorate

I've published two books and over twenty articles, so I'm at home in the world of English prose. I also have three degrees in higher education, so I'm used to crafting academic papers. I've helped students write college essays, grad school applications, and term papers, and I'm always... read more

40/hour
5.0 (417)
841 hours tutoring
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I've published two books and over twenty articles, so I'm at home in the world of English prose. I also have three degrees in higher education, so I'm used to crafting academic papers. I've helped students write college essays, grad school applications, and term papers, and I'm always... read more

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