Carefully selected, highly-credentialed SAT tutors in Rancho Palos Verdes, CA
"I am currently earning a MS in Global Medicine at USC, and I plan to attend medical school next fall. I've been tutoring for Varsity Tutors since my sophomore year of college. My tutoring method is based on the fundamental relationship between the teacher and the student; I like to reach a safe space where the student feels comfortable with both knowing and not knowing the answer, where they will be able to develop their personal skills as well as their academic prowess. I believe that everyone has potential to do well, though the arena for success might differ greatly from individual to individual." ...
- Rice University - BA, English, Biochemistry
Tutoring Subjects:Essay Editing, SAT, College Essays, Biology, SAT Math, Writing, SAT Verbal, SAT Writing
"I received my Juris Doctorate in May 2012 and sat for the California Bar Exam in July 2012. I'm waiting for my results, and boy is it nerve-wracking! Before law school, I attended UC Berkeley for undergraduate and graduated with a BA in Political Science. I tutored for a major test prep company for three years while at Berkeley and am excited to get back to tutoring! I tutor LSAT and SAT primarily and love working with students to strategize and improve their scores. My philosophy about test prep is largely based around the understanding that the material is all doable, with the right timing and the right approach." ...
- UC Berkeley - BA , Political Science
- UCLA School of Law - JD , Law
Tutoring Subjects:ISEE, Reading, SAT Writing, SAT Verbal, SAT, LSAT, SAT Math, Grammar and Mechanics, Essay Editing
"I am easygoing and friendly, and I believe I can convey knowledge well to a variety of groups and ages. I am currently living in Hollywood and am willing to travel to accommodate tutoring requests. I am a pre-med student who majored in Molecular and Cellular Biology, and I have tutored students in math, science, English and various standardized tests throughout college. I am well qualified to teach up to college level physics, college level mathematics, college level Spanish, and graduate level biology. I also have experience tutoring for all sections of the SAT, ACT, and MCAT." ...
- Harvard University - BA, Molecular and Cellular Biology
Tutoring Subjects:Microbiology, Spanish, Trigonometry, Pre-Calculus, Organic Chemistry, ACT Math, SAT Verbal, SAT, ACT Writing, Algebra, Biology, ACT, MCAT, Chemistry, SAT Writing, Geometry, ACT Reading, ACT English, Physiology, PSAT, ACT Science, Physical Chemistry, Physics, SAT Math, Anatomy
"I have received fellowships and scholarships from both universities. I taught undergraduate courses in English Literature, British Literature, and Creative Writing at Texas. I peer-reviewed scholarly articles for Texas Literature and Language Studies. I also served as the Managing Editor of a nationally-distributed literary magazine."
- UCLA - BA, English
- UT-Austin - MA, English
Tutoring Subjects:Essay Editing, ISEE, Writing, SAT Math, SAT, SAT Verbal, College Essays, Reading
"I specialize in tutoring the sciences and math. I've had prior tutoring experience with elementary students to college students. At UCLA, I worked as a tutor for UCLA athletes and underprivileged middle school students in an afterschool program. I believe that my students connect to me because they can see that I genuinely care about their learning and they know that I will answer all their questions without judgement. I try to make my sessions as fun as possible, yet really enjoy challenging my students and picking their brains with a lot of questions to actively engage them in their own learning." ...
- UCLA - BS, Physiological Sciences
Tutoring Subjects:Elementary Math, PSAT, Algebra, SAT, Statistics, SAT Verbal, Middle School Math, MCAT, Geometry, SAT Math, SAT Writing
" I attended universities to study Political Science, Pre-Health, and Biomedical Engineering; community colleges to study Business Administration; and a trade school to study Massage Therapy. I also received military training at the U.S. Marine Corps Officer Candidates School. Through these experiences, I have been exposed to various teaching styles that I have used to tutor all different types of students."
- University of California-San Diego - BA, Political Science
Tutoring Subjects:Calculus, SAT, GRE, Middle School Math, PSAT, Pre-Calculus, SAT Verbal, Biology, SAT Math, Elementary Math, Algebra, SAT Writing
"Peace Corps. I recently completed two years of volunteer service in Rwanda where I taught 8th grade English and 10th grade English Communication Skills for two years. Before that, I tutored middle and high school students in Seattle Public School District. My favorite subjects to tutor are English writing and composition, ESL and social sciences."
- University of Washington - BA, International Studies
Tutoring Subjects:ISEE, Grammar and Mechanics, SSAT, SAT, ACT, College Essays, Reading, HSPT Prep, Writing, Essay Editing
"in Cinema and Media Studies and a background in all things humanities. I also studied English literature, poetry, and creative writing. After growing up on the east coast in South Florida, then attending college in the Midwest, I've finally made it all the way to the west coast and am a recent transplant to Los Angeles. My tutoring experience started as far back as I can remember with my very own sister who is 4 years younger than me."
- The University of Chicago - B.A., Cinema and Media Studies
Tutoring Subjects:SSAT, SAT Writing, ACT Reading, Essay Editing, ACT Writing, College Essays, Phonics, SAT, ACT, French, PSAT, Reading, Writing, Grammar and Mechanics, SAT Verbal, ACT English, History
"candidate at UC Irvine studying Alzheimer's disease and protein misfolding. I earned my Bachelor's degree at UCLA in neuroscience in 2006 and decided to continue my research in the field by pursuing my doctoral degree at UCI. I have tutored students in math and the sciences starting in high school and have consistently tutored students during college and my post-graduate studies. I enjoy tutoring as it enables me to make a positive change in my students' academic careers."
- UCLA - B.S., Neuroscience
- UC Irvine - Ph.D., Molecular Biology and Biochemistry
Tutoring Subjects:Statistics, Anatomy, Trigonometry, Organic Chemistry, Elementary Math, SAT Verbal, Middle School Math, GRE, Microbiology, MCAT, Essay Editing, Physics, PSAT, SAT, Geometry, College Essays, Reading, Calculus, Pre-Calculus, SAT Math, Physical Chemistry, Biology, Physiology, Algebra, Chemistry, Grammar and Mechanics
"I lived in Chicago, Portland, Seattle and even England before settling in Los Angeles to attend college. Currently, I am taking a gap year while applying to medical school. Throughout my undergraduate experience, I developed a deep appreciation for education and tutoring, especially within the sciences. Through a program called the Academic Mastery Program, I led weekly workshops and developed supplementary worksheets for students in chemistry classes."
- Occidental College - Bachelor of Arts, Chemistry, Spanish Literary Studies
Tutoring Subjects:College Essays, SAT Math, Chemistry, Essay Editing, MCAT, SAT Writing, HSPT Prep, Grammar and Mechanics, Elementary Math, Algebra, Reading, SAT, Organic Chemistry, SSAT, Pre-Calculus, SAT Verbal, ISEE, Calculus, Spanish, Middle School Math
Get Free Tutoring Info Now
Read About our SAT Tutoring Process