Location: Astoria NY USA

Tutoring and Homework Help

Expertise: Test Preparation
Subjects: Other, SAT

Mr Michael R. of Astoria NY USA Tutor Profile

Tutor Personal Information

Name: Mr Michael R.
Gender: Male   Age: 22-25
Tutoring Style and/or Experience

I graduated from Columbia University with majors in physics and philosophy. With a background in both the sciences and humanities, I am proficient in a range of topics, from advanced mathematics and physics to literature and analytical and creative writing.

I have a passion for teaching and have spent many years as an effective tutor teaching both coursework and standardized tests in the New York area. I have tutored both with agencies and independently, and have honed an engaged, directed tutoring style that gets results.

Topics I teach:
Physics, Biology, Mathematics through Calculus, Creative Writing, College Essay Writing, Research Paper Writing, Literature, Philosophy and the SAT, SSAT, SHSAT and ACT


GRE: Verbal 170/170, Quantitative 160/170, Writing 5.5/6.0
SAT: Verbal 790, Quantitative 700
SAT II: Physics 800, Literature 760, Writing 740, Math IIC 740,
Advanced Placement: Chemistry 5, English Lang/Comp 5, Physics C 4/4

Tutoring Fee and Tutors Availability

Grades Tutored: High School, College
Days Available: Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday, Sunday
Contract Availability: Long Term or Open-Ended Tutoring Commitments.
Tutoring Rates: $45.00 to $65.00
Sliding Scale: This tutor offers a sliding scale for students with economic hardships.

Tutor Background

Time Spent Tutoring: 6-10 years
Students Tutored: 26-50 students
Special/Focus Groups: Gifted/Talented,Learning Disabilities
Educational Level: Bachelors
Major: Physics, Philosophy
School: Columbia University
Teacher Certification: No