25 College Counseling Tutors Found Near Berkeley, CA



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Alyza S.

College Counseling Tutor

Hercules, CA 94547

Will travel 7 miles

$40 per hour.

4.6 87 ratings

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Not afraid of Virginia Woolf or math formulas!

In addition to writing the letter that led to myself winning an academic scholarship two decades ago, I have coached more than a few students through the process of writing successful college application essays. Sometimes called a "personal statement"-- this document needs to show how the writer is a unique, special, and deserving applicant who is likely to make the most of her/his educational opportunity. The "judges" who read these essays may be looking over a hundred or more candidates' pieces, so YOUR words need to distinguish you from the crowd. Every sentence has to amplify the message [more]


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Gabe D.

College Counseling Tutor

Berkeley, CA 94704

Will travel 15 miles

$80 per hour.

4.99 71 ratings

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Berkeley PhD Student, Certified Teacher, Expert in Math and Test Prep

As an alum of a US News Top 10 National Liberal Arts College and a current PhD student at UC Berkeley, I know what it takes to get admitted to a competitive program. As a former teacher who served on the senior grade team in a college advisement role, I've workshopped dozens of students' college essays and helped them refine their short lists. I know how to help you bring out that unique voice that will make you stand out to an admissions officer, and I'd love to help you make a stressful process more manageable. Please ask about discounted rates if you're not sure you can afford my default [more]


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Alexander S.

College Counseling Tutor

Berkeley, CA 94704

Will travel 20 miles

$300 per hour.

5.0 14 ratings

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Doctor of Law from UC Berkeley and 4.0 Undergrad for Essay Tutoring

I received a 4.0 weighted GPA from UC Santa Barbara and am familiar with virtually all aspects of the college process. I also worked as a Student Advocate, a paid position at UC Santa Barbara that involves counseling students and helping them to navigate the college process. I worked diligently and spent thousands of dollars in order to prepare for my own applications to various schools. I later graduated from a top 10 law school. Hi! I am a passionate tutor with qualifications including: a UC Berkeley Law degree (J.D.), a 4.0 weighted undergrad GPA (Summa Cum Laude) from UCSB, an award fr [more]


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Tara L.

College Counseling Tutor

Oakland, CA 94602

Will travel 12 miles

$75 per hour.

3.0 1 ratings

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Individualized Tutoring to Meet Your Needs!

I have a Masters and EdS in Counseling Psychology and had special training in the field of College Counseling helping high school students through a local Student Success Center. I helped students through the researching and application process and in the career center as well. I also have a certification in K-12 School Counseling which is inclusive of training in College Counseling. I have experience teaching at the college level as an Academic Coach and Adjunct Professor, as well as teaching at a K-8 private elementary school. I have taught in the areas of Psychology, Special Education, Gen [more]


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Sarah B.

College Counseling Tutor

Walnut Creek, CA 94597

Will travel 11 miles

$60 per hour.

4.22 9 ratings

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UPenn Double Master's Students Who Wants to Help You or Your Child!

I have 3 years' experience as an Academic Adviser Student Director at UC Berkeley. I also have 2.5 years as a College Admissions Essay Editor for a Chinese company who offers services to those trying to gain admission to United States universities. I received graduate school acceptance letters from USC, UCLA, UC Berkeley, U Penn, and U Michigan. Hello, I have my undergraduate degree from Berkeley in Anthropology, and two masters degrees from the University of Pennsylvania in Medical Social Work and Healthcare Law. My areas of specialty include assisting in undergraduate and graduate school a [more]


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Stephen A.

College Counseling Tutor

Oakland, CA 94602

Will travel 5 miles

$250 per hour.

5.0 2 ratings

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Admissions expert for college and graduate school applications

I have an Independent Educational Business - Academically Speaking - have a certificate in Independent Educational Consulting for UC Irvine and am a member of three professional organizations in that area. I am presently working with several clients for Fall 3014 placement for both UC, CSU and private colleges. My speciality is guiding students, especially those pursuing STEM fields, in the college or graduate school application process. I conform to the highest ethical standards as a Professional Member of the Independent Education Consultants Association, The Higher Educational Consultants A [more]


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Vanessa L.

College Counseling Tutor

Oakland, CA 94612

Will travel 10 miles

$40 per hour.

0.0 0 ratings

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Professor V = Challenge + Support

I have six years of college counseling at UCLA's resource center for under-represented students. I was the director of Transfer Program from community colleges to Universities of California. Hello! I've been an adjunct professor at UCLA, an instructor at the University of Michigan, writing workshop teacher at UC Berkeley, adjunct at community colleges, as well as a tutor for Varsity, Compass and Kaplan. I'll help guide your learning journey by setting goals, engaging interests, connecting them to your life and appreciating incremental successes! Cheers, Vanessa PhD in Cultural Anthropology - [more]


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Jason H.

College Counseling Tutor

San Francisco, CA 94109

Will travel 5 miles

$90 per hour.

4.88 34 ratings

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Highly Experienced Tutor

I have a Master's in Clinical Social Work from Fordham University and many years of success working collaboratively with school-based college counselors to help students and their families navigate the college application process. I assist students with developing and editing their personal statements and supplemental essays while counseling and preparing students for the transition to college life. A friend once commented to me that my success as a tutor is due to the fact that I am, "a Renaissance man in the age of specialization." In other words, I can tutor most subjects K-12, I speak Fren [more]


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Alexandria B.

College Counseling Tutor

Emeryville, CA 94608

Will travel 25 miles

$100 per hour.

4.8 65 ratings

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College Application Specialist

I have been working with high school students on building college portfolios for the past 4 years. As a counselor, I focus on the passions of the student and how to appropriately and efficiently sell their passions and talents to each university. Every university is different so you need to find parallels between each student and each school within the essay writing process. Hi Everyone! My name is Lexi B. and I am the CEO and Founder of an online lifestyle magazine dedicated to the twenty-something experience. I have always been passionate about public relations, publishing, and most im [more]


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Julien B.

College Counseling Tutor

San Francisco, CA 94110

Will travel 20 miles

$35 per hour.

4.98 58 ratings

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Trilingual English/Spanish/French or Social Studies tutor.

Having relatively recently gone through the graduate school application process, I remember well what it is like to research and apply for colleges. I would also bring my counseling skills to bear on this subject, having worked for more than four years as a career counselor. I bring a binational background and a number of years of teaching/tutoring experience to the table. My mother is French, and I grew up speaking the language as well as English. In college, I minored in Spanish, studying a semester in Spain, and I have continued to use my Spanish in various positions and social situations s [more]