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Private Tutoring in Columbia, MO

Our interview process, stringent qualifications, and background screening ensure that only the best tutors in Columbia, MO work with Varsity Tutors. To assure a successful experience, you're paired with one of these qualified tutors by an expert director - and we stand behind that match with our money-back guarantee.

Receive personally tailored lessons from exceptional tutors in a one-on-one setting. We help you connect with the best tutor for your particular needs while offering flexible scheduling to fit your busy life.

Columbia Tutoring FAQ

How much does Varsity Tutors cost for students in Columbia?

The price of tutoring for students in Columbia, MO, can vary depending on several factors. Some of the main elements that play a role in pricing include the complexity of the material, the expertise of the mentor, and the age of the student.

For example, if you attend Columbia College or another school, those sessions could have a different price than if you are the parent of an elementary student working to improve their math and writing abilities. Also, you could pay a lower price for each lesson if you sign up for a larger number of sessions. To learn more about pricing, reach out to one of our educational directors today.

Which tutoring subjects does Varsity Tutors offer for students in Columbia?

No matter your needs or the needs of your student, we can help you find a tutor for students in Columbia, MO who is able to provide top-notch assistance. K-12 students can receive guidance with any coursework as well as assistance in developing vital academic skills.

If you are in a university- or graduate-level program, you can work with a mentor on any skill for courses from your program or electives. Those preparing for a graduate program can benefit from preparing for entrance exams, like the MCAT, LSAT, or GMAT, with a private instructor. Students of all ages can study an instrument, learn a foreign language, or pick up a hobby. Likewise, if you are a working professional, you can improve your preparation for a professional certification exam by studying with a mentor.

Why choose Varsity Tutors for tutoring in Columbia?

When you contact us to find tutoring for students in Columbia, MO, we make sure that you get set up with a mentor who is a good fit for your schedule and academic needs. When you contact us, we take the time to learn about your goals and academic requirements.

We will use that information, along with our proprietary algorithm, to help you find tutoring for students in Missouri that suits your needs. Because all meetings take place on our proprietary online platform, you can meet with your instructor from wherever is convenient. Additionally, you are not limited by geography in your search for a mentor. You can work with some of the finest tutors in the world regardless of where they live.

Varsity Tutors can make finding a tutor for students in Columbia, MO convenient and efficient. We carefully vet each instructor that we connect with students, so you can be confident that your instructor has a detailed knowledge of the material you are covering. Additionally, we look for mentors with the ability to use several modern teaching methods, and they are able to adapt lesson plans as your needs change. Whether your second-grade student is encountering difficult science principles for the first time, or you are working on your master's thesis, we are able to find excellent private tutoring. Reach out to us today to learn more about these sessions.

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Recent Columbia Tutoring Session Notes

Tutoring review by Paul in Columbia, MO
The student and I worked on his college-specific essays. He wanted some help choosing which prompt to respond to, and then once the prompt was selected, he needed some help structuring his ideas. His attitude toward his work has been consistently excellent. He is focused, and he lets his voice come through in his writing. Best of all, he responds to criticism and guidance very well, and I've already noticed a tangible improvement in his writing ability. I asked him to send me his essays via email so I could look them over and offer any suggestions during future appointments. He did so, and I already have some insights to offer him at our next meeting.
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Tutoring review by Bethany in Columbia, MO
I met with the student to finish her summer math packet. She had some difficulty with subtracting fractions because it required borrowing from the mixed number. However, after some guidance, she was able to complete problems on her own.
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Tutoring review by Erica in Columbia, MO
The topics we covered were atomic particles, ions, isotopes, basic periodic trends, nomenclature, writing empirical and molecular formulas, using % mass to determine formulas, metric conversions, and molar conversions. We used a mix of practice test problems provided by the course instructor and additional problems that I made as needed to assess understanding.
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Tutoring review by Avni in Columbia, MO
Today the student and I went through the math section and did several practice problems. A huge part of the PSAT is being able to read a word problem, and then generate an algebraic equation from that word problem. He did a great job with this. We went through some of the more complicated questions together, but he was adept with putting together the algebraic expressions necessary to solve a problem. At the end of the session, I talked over some quick test taking tips and strategies. I think he'll do a great job! Good luck on Wednesday!
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Tutoring review by Jennifer in Columbia, MO
We went over dividing polynomials and reviewed exponent rules. The student wasn't too confident with dividing polynomials and didn't understand the methods from learning it in class. We went over a few ways to approach the concept, and we decided to stick with the method she learned in class to be consistent. She started getting the hang of solving the division problems after going over similar questions. She can use more practice to fully understand the patterns and small details. We went over small details in terms of exponent rules, such as negative exponents and quotient rule if the denominator's exponent is negative. She can do great once she organizes the concepts and methods since she already knows most of the material!
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Tutoring review by Padraic in Columbia, MO
During our session, the student and I worked through a practice test for her upcoming exam in Geometry. The concepts covered in the chapter include geometric proofs, classification of triangles, the distance formula, triangle congruence theorems, and applying geometry to algebraically solve for the value of a variable. As we worked through each problem, I would occasionally ask her what the answer to a question would be with different given numbers, or I'd ask an additional question about a particular figure to reinforce the concepts behind each type of problem and how to apply the knowledge of those concepts when presented with different numbers for similar problems on the exam. She did an outstanding job working through each of the problems and answering additional questions about certain concepts, and she seems very well prepared for her upcoming test.
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