26 College Counseling Tutors Found Near Concord, 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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Edward B.

College Counseling Tutor

Emeryville, CA 94608

Will travel 40 miles

$75 per hour.

4.62 8 ratings

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Passionate About Helping Students Learn Math and Ace Tests

I have helped over 100 students find and get accepted to the college or graduate school of their choice. I have also created internship programs at top companies like McKinsey, Google, and LinkedIn. My approach is well rounded: establish a vision and mission, create a strategy to identify schools and programs that fit, and execute a plan using all components of the application (grades, tests, essays, and recommendations) to effectively tell the story that leads to acceptance into the targeted school or program. I have worked with Michigan State University and Stanford University as well to ref [more]


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Gabe D.

College Counseling Tutor

Berkeley, CA 94704

Will travel 20 miles

$95 per hour.

4.99 99 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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Joyce Y.

College Counseling Tutor

Berkeley, CA 94705

Will travel 10 miles

$60 per hour.

4.96 26 ratings

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Effective and Engaging Writing, Reading, and Test Prep Tutor

For three years, I taught English and served as a writing coach to H.S. Seniors in the Mills College Upward Bound Program, a college prep program for first generation college students. As a writing coach, I worked with H.S. seniors on their college and scholarship application essays. For the past seven years, I have taught English composition, critical thinking, research writing, intro sociology and intro philosophy courses at local universities to graduate and undergraduate students. In addition, I tutor graduate and undergraduate students in a university writing center, so I have first-hand [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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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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Mel P.

College Counseling Tutor

Napa, CA 94559

Will travel 35 miles

$75 per hour.

5.0 5 ratings

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Mel Independent College Admission Counselor

I am a graduate of the University of Southern California. I entered the field of College Admission in the mid-eighties and have witnessed the ever changing landscape and increased competitiveness of the admission process. In my role in higher education my experience includes having worked on what the college admission profession refers to as ?both sides of the desk?. At a local private school, I served as a college counselor where I advised students and their parents about the college search and application process, wrote letters of recommendation and presented to students and parents during [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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Jeanie L.

College Counseling Tutor

Lafayette, CA 94549

Will travel 9 miles

$150 per hour.

4.89 254 ratings

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Academic Tutor Extraordinaire

I have been working as an academic tutor for ten years, primarily for high school students. I hold three CA teaching credentials, including English and teach part-time in a local private school as well as for my school district as a Home Hospital teacher. I teach writing all the time, and understand what colleges and universities are looking for in application essays. In addition, before I became a tutor, I worked as a copy editor for places like Dolby Laboratories--so I am very good at editing essays (for grammar, length, relevance, and more). In short, I can help students with the entire app [more]